The Digital Workplace Blog

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Close the digital gap to frontline employees - 5 simple tips

A significant proportion of a company’s frontline work force is computer- and deskless. In logistics, industry, the retail and service sectors, we’re in fact talking about up to 80 – 90% of employees. Many of them are completely cut off from the organisation’s digital flow and community. But it’s costly not to integrate these employees digitally. Valuable insights and ideas are lost and digital alienation has a negative impact on their motivation, loyalty and dedication. In this blog post we’ll give you some advice on how to close the digital gap and boost frontline employees’ engagement.

Master class in internal communications - 5 easy lessons

Most companies and organisations spend more money and put greater focus on external communications than on their internal communications. The latter are far too often unintentionally neglected, which can prove to be very costly in the long run. Without smooth and efficient internal communications, production processes and quality will suffer and costs subsequently driven ever higher. Eventually, there may not be anything left to communicate to the outside world ….

Boost internal communications with a honey-coated intranet

For many companies and organisations the intranet is virtually synonymous with internal communications. Everything from business strategies, news and events to work-shift swops are communicated via the intranet. The ability to handle all communications using one single platform is truly fantastic. But it only works so long as your employees prefer the intranet to other tools and channels. If this isn’t the case, it may even prove to be a hindrance to internal communications.

Taking the first step towards a more engaging (digital) workplace

Without doubt, one of the most important duties of employers is to maximise the motivation and work satisfaction of their employees, thereby ensuring that productivity is optimised, customers are kept happy, and profitability is healthy. It is also one of the trickiest. But, with a well-structured, modern and dynamic intranet, this task is made a lot easier.

A social intranet boosts employee engagement

The key to higher productivity, cost-efficiency and profitability lies indisputably with your co-workers. Or to be more precise – in their commitment to your business. If you can strengthen their engagement and enthusiasm, productivity is guaranteed to surge. A social intranet has proved to be one of the best means of tapping into your organisation’s potential for greater innovation, knowledge-sharing and employee engagement.

The case for Omnia explained in 4 minutes (WebTV)

Meet Omnia Intranet – A toprated Intranet for Office 365 and SharePoint. See Anders Fagerlund explain how Omnia complements Office 365 to meet the requirements of a well-functioning intranet.

SharePoint Facts

Did you know that 2 out of 3 employees are in contact with SharePoint in their professional work? Here are six interesting facts about SharePoint you probably didn't know.

The roadmap for Social features in Omnia

For the second year in a row, Omnia is ranked at the very top in the comprehensive Intranet in a box-product review annually published by Clearbox Consulting. One of the areas covered in the evaluation is Social and Knowledge Management and, in this article, you find information about updates to come in Omnia.

Explaining the social concept of Omnia – the No 1 Intranet in a box-product for SharePoint and Office 365

For the second year in a row, Omnia is ranked at the very top in the comprehensive Intranet in a box-product review annually published by Clearbox Consulting. One of the areas covered in the evaluation is Social and Knowledge Management and, in this article, you can find more information on how Omnia delivers within this area.

Omnia ranked as No 1 in evaluation of Intranet in a box-products

Omnia Intranet is once again ranked at the top in the market for intranet in a box-products for SharePoint and Office 365. The product once again got excellent reviews regarding functionality, concepts, pricing, user community and product support in the most comprehensive report in the market.

How to create employee engagement and collaboration

A digital workplace built on Office 365 will give your organization great opportunities for collaboration and employee engagement on all sides. Both within the team and across all possible organizational boundaries, enabling handling of most things that will happen during a work day. To succeed, we have listed a few things that you should consider.