Before You Attach That Document”¦.

When you want to share a document with your colleagues, is your first compulsion to send it as an email attachment?

In this post, I’m going to try to convince you to stop doing that.

The Problem with Email Attachments

The problem with sharing files by emailing them as an attachment is that it’s neither effective nor efficient.

First off, all those file attachments are going to hog the memory of your server. Just ask your IT team; they’ll agree.

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Intranet Tutorial: Download Files [Video]

We’re going back to basics with today’s video tutorial: how to download files in Noodle intranet.

Work-Life Balance in the Digital Workplace: A Myth?

Work Life Balance in the Digital Workplace

We all know the digital workplace is good for business. But few seem to ask if it’s good for the individual. Is the digital workplace beneficial for employees?

Let’s take work-life balance for example. Does the digital workplace help employees achieve better work-life balance? Or does it obliterate all possibility of even having a personal life?

There seem to be arguments for both sides of the fence. Let’s take a closer look.

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In a Digital Workplace, Interpersonal Communication Still Rules

With today’s technology, you can run an entire business without ever seeing your co-workers. The basic tenet of a digital workplace is for us to be able to get our work done any where and at any time. We don’t need to be confined to an office, or be physically present to our co-workers, for work to be completed.

For an introvert like me, this can be a very good thing. But in the long run, the absence or lack of interpersonal communication — face-to-face interaction — has its downsides.

Interpersonal communication still rules. Even in a digital workplace. Even when your social intranet works perfectly. It’s still the most effective way to get our message across. In face-to-face communication, we not only get the person’s words, but we also hear the tone of their voice, see their facial expression, and observe how they tilt their head, move their shoulders, wave their hands and other forms of body language — we can even them blush or sweat. All these non-verbal cues enhance our understanding of their total message.

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Helping You Make the Case for a Digital Workplace

Do you feel like the lone ranger when it comes to building up your office’s digital workplace? Are you tired of getting the cold shoulder from the C-Suite when you propose investing in technology infrastructure for better collaboration and communication? Take heart. You’re not alone. Management is usually slow to support initiatives that entail costs to … Read more

Moving Apps in Noodle #Intranet [Video]

Noodle intranet is hard to break. If you make a mistake, or change your mind about how you’ve set things up, it’s usually easy to change things.

In this video, you will see how to move and copy intranet applications from one section to another:

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Personalize Your What’s New Feed on Noodle #Intranet [Video]

Wouldn’t it be great if you could see — at a glance and in one place — only the intranet items that need your attention and action?

It’s possible by personalizing your What’s New page in Noodle intranet:

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Noodle Intranet’s Memo Manager

With Memo Manager, the Noodle intranet system administrator can send pre-scheduled memos to all or selected users of the intranet. Watch the video to see how this works:

Noodle Intranet Software FAQ

Are you considering Noodle intranet software and have a few questions? Below are some of the most frequently asked questions about Noodle. If you don’t see your question here, post it in the comments and you’ll get your answer. Can I embed our company’s Facebook/Twitter updates? Yes, you can embed any widget as long as … Read more