Shire microsoft customer modern digital intranet workspace using SharePoint and Office 365

Shire microsoft customer modern digital intranet workspace using SharePoint and Office 365

On July 13th, Microsoft held a panel webinar with their customer, Shire – a recognized leader in rare diseases, along with numerous Office 365 MVPs (full panelist list below). We got to hear how they planned, built and use their beautiful and engaging digital workspace – The Hub – to help inform and engage everyone throughout the company in a consistent, sustainable way.

The panelists highlight the importance of governance throughout the project, describe numerous business cases, and cover the use of innovations including SharePoint communication sites, leveraging the SharePoint Framework (SPFx), multi-column page support, new web parts and page capabilities – all used to create rich and compelling sites to achieve their desired outcomes.

The Case to Replace Intranets with Bots

The Case to Replace Intranets with Bots

[…] experts are looking to create user-defined intranets rather than a one size fits all approach for Intranet navigation. If we each are all defining a navigation that works for us, a global navigation model quickly fails. […] A bot would provide the best, most direct solution to access content.

7 Steps to Estimate how much will Your Intranet really cost you

7 Steps to Estimate how much will Your Intranet really cost you

How much will your intranet project really cost you?

SharePoint intranets in-a-box V2 | ClearBox Consulting

SharePoint intranets in-a-box V2 | ClearBox Consulting

[…] comprehensive guide to turn-key SharePoint solutions […] full of practical advice on the tools that can give you a quick-start to an intranet. We review 26 of the solutions on offer, using eight common scenarios based on our years of experience in SharePoint consulting.

5 Features for your SharePoint 2013 Intranet Homepage

5 Features for your SharePoint 2013 Intranet Homepage

In this blog, we will explore 5 trending intranet homepage features and explore what SharePoint 2013 functionality is available to deliver these.

Great Intranets of the Modern Age with James Robertson – YouTube

Great Intranets of the Modern Age with James Robertson – YouTube.

Many real-world screenshots of intranets will be shared, focusing on SharePoint sites and solutions. These include winners from the global Intranet Innovation Awards.

Designing intranet homepages that help employees do their jobs – Step Two Designs

Designing intranet homepages that help employees do their jobs – Step Two Designs

There are many ways to make an intranet homepage completely useless to the people using it, and many reasons why this happens. Even with some great insights into what staff need, it can be a slow process to evolve an intranet and its homepage from useless to useful.

This article looks at a range of homepage examples through the lens of ‘usefulness’…

Social Intranet Strategy: Understanding Networks, Power & Politics

Social Intranet Strategy: Understanding Networks, Power & Politics

Power has been an underdeveloped concept in the rhetoric surrounding the use of social intranets. Expressions like “liberation” and “enhanced collaboration” and “empowerment” are common in marketing, but is this really the case? How does power really work in the social intranet? Who is in control? What are the opportunities of this new model? What are the risks?

Using ideas developed by communications scholar Manuel Castells and his work Communication Power, this post introduces how we can understand network power inside of organizations and contemplate its effects.

jQuery Mobile and SharePoint

jQuery Mobile and SharePoint

The use of jQuery mobile with SharePoint. Goal is to simply expose company news for as many mobile devices as possible in a single location.