Intranet Tips from the Intranet Connections Team

What Is Intranet Connections? A Workplace Problem Solver

Summary: What is Intranet? This is a question we often receive from prospects who recognize the problems they face in the workplace but aren’t exactly sure how to solve them. That’s where Intranet Connections comes to play. So the question is not’ What is Intranet’ but should be ‘What is Intranet Connections, and how can they help?
Most of our clients have switched from SharePoint or from a previously in-house intranet. But

By |August 18, 2017|Employee Engagement, Intranet Software|0 Comments

The Employee Onboarding Process: They Said YES! Now What?

Summary: They said yes, and signed the offer! The first steps of the employee onboarding process are crucial for entering into a long lasting, mutually beneficial professional relationship. Here is some advice from our CEO at Intranet Connections to make sure the honeymoon period starts off organized and welcoming.
Getting an accepted offer from a candidate can feel much like getting engaged.  After all, you’re likely going to spend more time

Improve Communication In The Workplace With The Right Tools

Summary: Effective communication in the workplace is key for any successful business. But – without the proper tools, it can sometimes be a challenge to ensure open and clear lines of communication. That’s where your intranet software comes in!
Whether you want your employees informed about company news, policy updates, blog posts, company events or employee recognition, an intranet will give you the means to make sure your company is informed and

Work Smarter & Save Time With CMS Software

Summary: Here we answer ‘what is CMS software’? And discuss which features help your organization save time, money, and headaches.
At Intranet Connections, our motto is ‘work smarter, not harder’. That’s the kind of work environment we cultivate in our office and for our clients too. We know it’s imperative to have the proper tools to get you there, so here’s an important application in our out-of-the-box software that helps get

By |July 26, 2017|Intranet Applications|0 Comments

Get Noticed With Employee Profile Tips and Tricks

Summary: We highlight the importance of having an engaging Employee Profile and how to make yours stand out with hidden tips and tricks.
We recently started sharing a series of blog posts highlighting the profiles of our very own employees at Intranet Connections, including Monica Zlotnik (HR) and Karleen Murphy (Client Services). Engagement comes when people see the ‘human-side’ of organizations, so there’s no better way to increase engagement in your company

Get The Look; The 3 Best Intranet Designs

Summary: When it comes to your intranet, the look and feel speak volumes to your employees! Get inspired with 3 of the best intranet designs and how to achieve them.
The design of your intranet is the first thing employees notice, so it’s a good idea to put some thought into it before diving in. The best intranet designs based their concept off of their company brand and style guidelines such

4 Intranet Tips to Simplify Your Intranet and Improve Engagement

Summary: Follow these 4 key intranet tips to simplify your intranet so that it’s easier for your admins to maintain, and your employees to navigate and locate content.
Simplicity is something many of us are seeking as we declutter or downsize. At Intranet Connections, simplicity is one of our core values as a provider of out-of-the-box software. And for intranets, simplicity can be the difference between a highly functional intranet and

Amica Mature LifeStyle Inc. Healthcare Mergers and Acquisitions

Summary: In this case study, we discuss healthcare mergers and acquisitions, content management systems, and how Amica Mature Lifestyles Inc. applied their intranet during a nationwide company expansion.
When Sarah Santaluce was referred to Intranet Connections in 2015, she compared our product against a few competitors, but ultimately decided our healthcare intranet was the best option. Not only did Intranet Connection provide a central content management system for their multiple locations

By |June 26, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Generating Employee Engagement with Millennials

Summary: 3 simple steps to generate employee engagement within the millennial workforce.
There are mountains of information and opinions on how to work with millennials.  We’ve mined through the proverbial trenches to present you with these gems:
1. Stimulate Employee Engagement with Employee Recognition
First and foremost, this generation craves recognition.  It’s motivating to be acknowledged for the time, effort and devotion to the task.  Be careful, praise that is not genuine or

Credit Union Mergers and Acquisitions: Insights and Solutions

Summary: Over the last few years, Credit Unions have been steadily growing with regards to employees, clients, and revenue, as well as a series of credit union mergers and acquisitions. We provide insight to some challenges faced during acquisitions, and 5 solutions to ease the aches of growing pains.
Mergers and acquisitions are incredibly beneficial with regards to market penetration, diversification of skills and growing their economies of scale. That being