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5 Practices That Date Your Intranet

Does your company intranet look contemporary? Or does it look like a website from the ’80s?

It may not seem like a big deal, but the overall look and feel of your intranet can affect staff members’ motivation to use it and their subsequent satisfaction with the intranet.

Below are some common practices that can make your intranet look outdated. More importantly, these can interfere with the efficiency and effectiveness of your intranet. Does your intranet have any of them?

5 Intranet Practices To Abandon — Now

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The Intranet Manager’s Summer Reading List (2013 Edition)


Before you head to the lake or board the flight to your summer vacation, load your Kindle with these titles. You’ll return refreshed, recharged, and reinvigorated to make your company intranet the best it has ever been.

1. Enterprise 2.0: Social Networking Tools to Transform Your Organization (Jessica Keyes, 2012)

This is good reading for intranet managers who struggle with the social aspects of the intranet. Keyes shows how enterprise can use social networking in human resources, project management, operations, and other areas. For example, she covers how enterprise can benefit from internal blogs and discussion boards, as well as how to get staff ready for social networking.

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Noodle’s Quickbar: A Custom Menu for Your Intranet

Save time navigating around your Noodle intranet by setting up a Quickbar. A Quickbar is a customized navigation linking you to any part of the intranet (that you have access rights to) with one click. Watch this video to see how it works:   Got questions about the Quickbar? Post them in the comments below.

How to Use the Address Book in Noodle Intranet

If you need to collect and share contacts information in your intranet, Noodle comes with a ready-to-use address book. Watch this video to see how to add and use the address book application: See Noodle In Action Click here to request a custom demo of Noodle intranet software. Or click here to download your free … Read more

What is your Corporate Wisdom?

Noodle has many applications but that doesn’t guarantee intranet success.  Noodle contains a powerful feature that will help ensure your intranet is a success. The Corporate Wisdom feature encourages people to contribute and review content within Noodle. What’s your Corporate Wisdom? Many collaboration and intranet projects fail due to inactivity. This inactivity is the result … Read more

How to make your Intranet Suck Less in 2011

Engaging with users and changing with ROI in mind Every year Intranets become more important to corporations and with the rise of familiar social networking tools in 2010 this year was no different.  I don’t know of any published statistics but I bet Corporate Intranets were likely accessed more in 2010 then they were in … Read more

Sharepoint Resources

SharePoint Portal Alternatives – A Credible List What is SharePoint 2010? Vision and Reality The Trouble with Going Google: Four Reasons Why I Got Out SharePoint Alternative for Enterprises? SharePoint 2007: Gateway Drug to Enterprise Social Tools Response to “SharePoint 2007: Gateway Drug to Enterprise Social Tools” Circling Around To Enterprise 2.0 Again Sharepoint and … Read more

How Thanksgiving is like a great Intranet

As most of North America relaxes and consumes large quantities of food and football, I started thinking about how thanksgiving and great Intranets are alike.  Stay with me on this. The Social Gathering A great Intranet is a place where all the employees of a company can gather and virtually meet. Sometimes its difficult to … Read more

Enterprise 2.0 / Intranet Resources

Blogs / Research Reports 2009/2010 Communication ROI Study Report: Capitalizing on Effective Communication [TowersWatson] Social Media Survey 2010 [Melcrum] Behind the Firewall: Internal Communications 2009 [Society for New Communications Research Awards] Case study submissions on how an organization is using new communication and/or social media tools internally to enhance employee communications, or corporate culture, … Read more