Insight & Opinion

Robust intranet platforms: the truth most large companies don’t want you to know

It’s sometimes tempting to assume that if anyone knows what makes an effective, well-designed intranet tick, it’s large companies. They have distributed workforces and massive data footprints, so they’re in a good position to understand the importance of digital collaboration, document management and search. Not forgetting, of course, that they have budgets and IT resources […]

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Why do we need SharePoint governance?

Governance can be a difficult part of the SharePoint conundrum for businesses to grasp. Even Microsoft’s definition – that governance is “the set of policies, roles, responsibilities, and processes that control how an organisation’s business divisions and IT teams work together to achieve its goals” – can seem a little vague. Does SharePoint really need […]

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5 mistakes to avoid in your SharePoint project

There are few things so frustrating as a failed SharePoint project. Whether it’s a line-of-business application that nobody wants to use, a disorganised file store or an open-access intranet stuffed with sensitive documents that shouldn’t be there, dysfunctional SharePoint sites are almost guaranteed to get business managers pulling their hair out. Though these are diverse […]

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