Clare Willson

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Product Marketing Manager at Pancentric Digital, providing best practice advice into the worlds of Email Marketing and Intranet Software, and offering insights into the value of engagement and collaboration.

The Hub | Intranet Software: hub.pancentric.com

Enabler | Email Marketing: enablermail.com

Latest Posts

On-Premise vs Cloud-Based Intranets

When it comes to choosing an intranet solution, some businesses have a rather old fashioned, irrational fear of "The Cloud".

We regularly get asked by businesses where the Hub is hosted - the answer being “on the Google Cloud Platform” – and you would be surprised by how many businesses actually respond with: “But what happens if Google or the Cloud goes down?” 

What to Consider When Planning Your Intranet Project

Research reports indicate that more than two-thirds of company intranet projects face issues with cost overruns. If modernizing your company’s Intranet is your top concern and estimating your returns on investment, then it’s important to plan your Intranet budget well in advance. You will often find that many businesses have unrealistic budget expectations because they haven’t properly planned their intranet project in advance, and this can lead to their intranet project, unfortunately, failing.

Top Tips For Naming Your Intranet

Choosing the right name for your intranet can actually have a significant impact on the way your employees utilise and interact with the system.  Just putting your company logo on your platform will inevitably lead to your users calling it ‘the intranet’, which is so uninspiring it will ultimately lead to your company intranet being perceived as just another system your employees have to use.  To really promote the usefulness of the system and drive engagement, your employees need to genuinely want to visit your intranet because they find it informative, fun and inspiring.

Great Intranet Integrations That Help Boost Internal Comms

Employee communication can have a drastic impact on the bottom line of every company.   The Society For Human Resource Management (SCHRM) has found that most businesses are losing hundreds of thousands, even millions of dollars every year because of poor company communication methods, resulting in a loss of productivity and overall efficiency within organisations.  

Five Reasons Why Some Company Intranets Fail

Every company that deploys an intranet solution does so with the best of intentions.  The purpose of any company intranet is to make internal processes smoother within the organization, enabling better communications and efficient management of content.

Whether your organization is looking to provide easier access to resources, improve collaboration and internal comms with employees, or boost engagement and productivity levels, every intranet solution ultimately has objectives to meet.

Re-Energize Your Intranet News

The modern workplace is undergoing a drastic transformation in terms of technological advancements and changing work culture. This has resulted in companies across the globe discovering new ways to collaborate and communicate with their employees, using Intranet software as a social tool to reengage end-users. One of the best ways to engage, inform and empower your employees in the workplace is by providing content that is genuinely interesting, with topics that truly resonate with your end users -  which is why your Intranet News is the cornerstone of your company intranet.

Europe's GDPR - What Is It & How Does It Affect Email?

One of the things we really strive to do in the Enabler team is keep our clients up to date with the latest goings on in the world of email. Sometimes this is a really fun job, and we get to send around well designed emails or provide updates on the latest coding techniques. Sometimes however, we need to make sure everything we and our clients are doing is in line with the current laws and regulations - *cue sirens*.

How Your Intranet Can Boost Internal Communications In The Workplace

Thanks to the advancements in technology, today's businesses are using a wealth of different tools to communicate within their organization. Across all these tools, company Intranets still remain one of the most popular and beneficial platforms for businesses to improve communication within their workplace, helping to build successful relationships between employees, management and office.

Beginners Guide to Intranet Security and Cloud Hosting

Deploying an intranet solution for your company requires a lot of planning and careful consideration, and with every business needing different and unique requirements, you need to find the best intranet solution that suits your needs.  When it comes to hosting your business intranet, you will have the choice of either a cloud-hosted intranet or to host your intranet locally on your premises.  Intranet security is of prime importance for every company, and every solution needs to be evaluated before you decide which option provides the best intranet solution for your business.

How to Choose the Ideal Business Intranet Solution for Your Company

Intranet solutions are at the heart of many businesses today, helping to facilitate a seamless flow of information across all levels of the organisation and streamlining the core business processes. In an agile work environment, a business intranet helps the employees to stay connected with each other and correspond over a secure shared network.