‘Design’ is a powerful word that now has visibility at the most senior level of business. Within the enterprise, design can go from fixing small usability issues to transforming how business works, and this is explored in the main article this month. We also look at practical next steps for intranet teams.
This month’s articles
- Redesigning the enterprise
Design can transform the way we work, from fixing usability issues to uncovering new business solutions.
- What’s next for your intranet?
The start of a new year is an ideal time to plan the next round of intranet improvements.
From the vault
- Designing intranet homepages that help employees do their jobs
How much of your intranet home is red (irrelevant) vs green (directly helpful for staff)?
- Big intranet project done … what now?
After a much-deserved break, what should an intranet team do after a major launch?
What we’ve been up to
Brisbane // conducting staff research as part of an HR intranet redesign at a large financial services firm, and reviewing an intranet at an infrastructure firm.
Melbourne // providing advice on intranet planning to a government-owned corporation, and establishing intranet governance at a major retailer.
Sydney // mapping the web landscape at a leading university, and conducting staff research for the Australian arm of a global financial firm.
Hobart // providing intranet advice to a local council.
Auckland, New Zealand // kicking off user research for an intranet project at a university.
Copenhagen, Denmark // keynoting an intranet conference and providing advice to a global engineering firm.
Two weeks until early-bird closes for Intranets2015
Intranets2015 is Australia’s only true intranet conference, and the great early-bird rates close in just two weeks (March 13).
The theme this year is the workplace of the future, and we’ll be covering key themes for all teams, including:
- transforming the design and experience of intranets
- delivering solutions in highly complex environments
- how work is changing, and what we need to be doing
- establishing intranets that work
- going beyond the intranet fundamentals
Don’t miss out, and register now to get the early-bird rates.