We find it hard to believe that Step Two’s Intranet and Digital Workplace Awards are now ten years old! When we started out as the Intranet Innovation Awards in 2007 …

Design thinking for the digital workplace (presentation)

By: James Robertson Posted: March 24, 2016

In addition to my keynote at Congres Intranet 2016 in Utrecht, I gave a break-out session on design techniques, as they apply to the digital workplace. This was an interactive …

I was honoured to be invited back again to keynote Congres Intranet 2016, held in Utrecht, The Netherlands. Without a doubt this is the largest intranet conference in the world, …

SharePoint has been an enormously successful platform globally. While concrete figures are hard to get, it’s safe to say that at least 75% of all intranets delivered in the last …

New “explorers” for our unique knowledgebase

By: James Robertson Posted: December 18, 2015

For 15 years, we’ve published best-practice articles, building up the single largest intranet knowledgebase on the web. For almost ten years, the Intranet Innovation Awards has surfaced leading-edge ideas and …

What intranet teams should do about Slack

By: James Robertson Posted: December 9, 2015

Slack continues to build momentum, with a recent outage only highlighting how important it has become. (Many users complained that they’d be forced to actually talk with people, face-to-face, shock …

We love sharing the details of the Intranet Innovation Award winners. In 2015, we ran roadshow events around the globe, including in the UK, USA, Australia and New Zealand. These …

Should you be tracking your staff?

By: James Robertson Posted: November 27, 2015

The goal of flexible working initiatives is to improve the productivity of staff, increase the utilisation of office space, and enhance collaboration. But do they achieve these goals? The only …

What intranet teams should know about Slack

By: James Robertson Posted: November 24, 2015

Slack is the hot new thing to come out of Silicon Valley, doubly surprising because it’s a purely enterprise solution (how often do people get excited about the enterprise?!). There’s …

For the past few years, physical offices have been reinventing themselves to support employees in their everyday work, facilitate collaboration and even increase employee engagement. These changes also deliver organisational …