Year: 2008

7 concerns in 2008

…… Part of The Basics series. First published in June 2008 ……

114 organisations (out of approximately 150 already signed up for the 3rd annual Global Intranet Strategies Survey) participated in a 5-minute Quick Poll. They gave feedback on which topics are the most relevant for them and suggested areas to focus on. (more…)

Why you need a global “company Net steering committee”

…… Part of The Basics series. First published in May 2008 ……

I’ve recently come across several cases where companies could have saved money and time if they had a global “Company Net Steering Committee” in place.

By “global” I mean one that has representatives from all parts and key functions of the organisation. By “company net” I mean with a scope encompassing intranet, internet and all online initiatives. (more…)

6 language strategy realities

…… Part of The Basics series. First published in April 2008 ……

Language strategies are moving targets, evolving along with your enterprise strategy and business and operational changes. You need to start by asking the right questions. Once you know what you’d like to achieve, see how technology can help you, how much it will cost and what organizational changes are needed. This article proposes some “reality checkpoints” to help you analyze your needs. (more…)