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How many platforms in your digital workplace?

…… Part of The Basics series. First published in March 2016 …..

A knowledge practitioner in a global insurance company asked me the following:

“Now that we’ve seen some maturity of social business platforms, and increased appetite for these type of interactions within companies, how would you characterize the interest and operationalization of more traditional content, document and knowledge management? (more…)

People in the Digital Workplace

…… First published in March 2016 …..

  1. How easy is it for people to learn in the natural flow of work?
  2. How confident are you that knowledge and know-how of people will not walk out the door when people leave your organization?
  3. How easy is it for the customer-facing people to serve customers?

You can see the survey results on these questions from the 2015 report here, and you’ll see it’s not so positive. (more…)

Digital workplace model, a sneak preview in 2013

…… Part of The Basics series. First published in January 2014 ……

(Note 2018: This is the first version of what has become the Foundational Framework for the Organization in the Digital Age.)  The Digital Workplace Survey Advisory Board and I have discussed and developed a model that encompasses what the digital workplace is all about. We had a lot of discussion over the autumn of 2013, sharing different viewpoints. (more…)

Digital workplace survey – a resounding success

…… Part of The Basics series. First published in October 2012 ……

The survey closed with participation from over 360 organizations around the world. some comments

Intranet people – the new strategic players in the digital workplace

Intranet practitioners are clearly positioned to become strategic players in the broader digital workplace (which includes but is not limited to the intranet). (more…)