Marketing with Noodle via CRM Databases

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You’ve likely heard a lot of the business software lingo thrown around in the office. Acronyms like CRM, HRM, or ERP or buzzwords like portal, document management, or project management. Today these categories often overlap as they try to be an all-encompassing solution for business. In our next series of posts, we’ll talk about some … Read more

Adding Media to Noodle

There are several ways to incorporate Media, such as Photos and Videos, into your Noodle intranet site. Whether you want to keep an album of company photos, display training videos, or to add images to your portliest or blogs, it’s easy to do with Noodle. Adding images and video to your site can, not only … Read more

Noodle Wins ITEXPO Award

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TMC selects Vialect Inc. as a top innovator on the ITEXPO Anaheim show floor

The Noodle Team had a blast at the 2015 ITEXPO in Anaheim, California. It was a nice sunny escape from the incoming Canadian autumn. It was also such a pleasure to meet with the other vendors and people attending the exhibition. There were many exciting products and services to see, and it seemed like everyone was having a little fun. Even Darth Vader was part of the action at one booth.

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Kanban and Noodle’s Task Manager

Whiteboards have always been (and still are) very popular for project planning. Having a visual look at the outline of your project is invaluable for proper execution and completion of the project. From marketing to human resources to engineering, having a visual project area is crucial to meeting goals and deadlines. The only problem with … Read more

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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Below are some common practices that can make your intranet look outdated.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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3 Questions to Ask When Using Images on Your Intranet

How to Use Intranet Images

Images – photos, illustrations, tables and graphs – bring several benefits to your intranet, such as:

  • make your intranet more visually interesting and vibrant
  • attract readers
  • communicate concepts more effectively than words, or than words alone
  • document events and outcomes

So I always encourage clients to use images on their intranets. However, if used improperly, images can backfire. The wrong image can mislead intranet users, leave them confused, or turn them off completely.

Every time you use an image on your intranet, ask yourself these three questions:

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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