Intranet Tips from the Intranet Connections Team

Why Would A Company Use An Intranet? SQirl Testimonials

Summary: We’ve told you what our customers love about our intranet, but if somehow you are still left wondering why would a company use an intranet – we compiled answers from a few of our employees to discuss their favorite features about ‘SQirl’ the company intranet we use here at Intranet Connections.
SQBox Solutions is a small software development company with a big personality. We started back in 1999 with just one employee,

By |October 11, 2017|Customer Stories|0 Comments

3 Organizations That Benefit The Most From A New Company Intranet

Summary: We’ve reviewed case studies from the three types of organizations that benefit the most from a new company intranet.
When it comes to improving efficiency, keeping staff up to date on policies, automating processes and improving communication, a company intranet is a vital organ to the heartbeat of many different types of organizations. So what happens if it’s your first time seeking a company intranet? Or if your homegrown solutions have

See Why Our Bank Clients LOVE Their Company Intranet [Examples]

Summary: We asked 5 of our bank clients; what has their company intranet helped them simplify, the top features they use, and the problems they faced that made them look for a company intranet.
As a bank, we know you mean business, and as a software company that specializes in Bank Intranet’s, we know you like to use tools that other banks have benefited from. With that in mind, we reached

Intranet Connections Reviews – Success Stories From Our Customers

Summary: Intranet assessment is hard. We’d like to make it easy for you by having some of our current customers answering 10 commonly asked questions.
We know endless questions arise when evaluating a new piece of software. We understand that sometimes you need to hear reviews from someone who has used our intranet software, rather than from the people that designed it, developed it and support it. Luckily, our stellar customers

By |May 4, 2017|Customer Stories, Intranet Software|0 Comments

Navigating the Intranet Handover as a New Intranet Admin

Has there been a change in your organization and the intranet admin duties have fallen on your lap? The best indicator of a successful intranet is the people that power it, and in most cases in small to mid-size organizations, there’s a single point person championing the cause. Because of this, it can be a difficult time when that person is gone for an extended leave, retirement or moving on to other opportunities. Below are 5 tips to ensure a smooth transition in your intranet admin takeover.

Take Your Intranet Software from Basic to Branded in 3 Steps

Summary: Branding your Intranet Software accelerates intranet adoption and boosts employee engagement. Go from dull to delightful using these three easy steps!
Branding your Intranet Software can take it from dull to delightful in less time than brewing a pot of coffee. I can attest to this because as a designer, I am often called upon to skin intranets for trials sites or client demos, which are sometimes required in a time crunch.

Customer Success with Intranet Connections [5 Factors]

Summary: Lincoln Murphy’s 5 factors for customer success, and how these factors contribute to our customers’ success with Intranet Connections’ Intranet Software.
Are you an ideal customer for Intranet Connections? I often think about whether or not our product is the right fit for our customers, but after attending Lincoln Murphy’s presentation on customer success (as part of AceTech’s speaker series), I have a new way of thinking about it.

You can learn more about how Lincoln describes Customer Success, but here’s my understanding in a nutshell:

4 Ways a Business Intranet can Improve Customer Service

Summary: 4 ways your front-line employees can better utilize a business intranet to support your customers.
In nearly every organization, there is a team dedicated to talking to customers and improving the customer experience. These are your front-line employees, either selling your product, offering support or managing your accounts, and they are critical to the success of your organization.

How To Name Your Intranet – Includes 15 Intranet Name Examples

Summary: Find the best intranet name for your organization using these top 3 ideas PLUS 15 real client examples such as; Dwight, The Watercooler and VERN.
At Intranet Connections, we understand that getting an intranet is a very exciting time for your organization! What’s even more exciting is customizing your intranet so it’s an engaging space for your employees to gather resources, upload documents, keep up-to-date on company news, and learn about their colleagues. One of the key things we’ve noticed when it comes to driving intranet adoption is selecting a name for your intranet. To increase adoption and engagement rates, your intranet name should be memorable and relatable to your employees. Generic intranet titles such as CompanyConnect, CompanyNet, or simply ‘CompanyName’ do not inspire employees. Remember, with creativity comes a sense of community.

3 Internal Marketing Strategies To Engage Employees

Summary: We discuss 3 internal marketing strategies that help you build your brand and engage employees PLUS tips on how your intranet can help!
In the age of technology and automation, one can get lost in a sea of generic auto-replies and designs. To ensure your employees are engaged, we rounded up 3 internal marketing strategies for you to try. Adding personal touches to your intranet engages employees and reminds everyone that