Say hello to Intranet Experience Management (IxM)

By |October 25th, 2013|

So as the market has only just come to terms with CxM or DxM or WEM – I guess its cruel to throw out yet another acronym and expect there to be cries of joy – but alas is has to be done and here is the business case for it!

Using a survey done by […]

5 intranet trends for 2013 and beyond

By |July 30th, 2013|

Two years ago I wrote about 5 intranet trends that we at J. Boye saw emerging among our group members and consulting customers. Looking back at these predictions, it’s interesting to see which trends have really lived up to the promise – Cloud, knowledge sharing, usage of SharePoint – and which ones didn’t: mobile, for […]

Social intranet unlocks knowledge and creates value

By |March 27th, 2013|

Is your organisation ready for a social intranet? Studies show that social often fails: A recent report from Gartner found that 80% of all social business efforts will not achieve the intended benefits. How to make sure that you are part of the 20% ?

I recently spoke with Marc Jadoul, Marketing Director at Alcatel-Lucent and […]

Two trends that transform the intranet manager role

By |February 27th, 2013|

Concerned about your career as an intranet manager? Overwhelmed by the latest in social, collaboration and mobile software? Unsure how the ‘digital workplace’ will affect your job? One thing is certain: you’re not alone!

At J. Boye, we get our insights and inspiration mainly from talking to our 500+ customers in our many groups of web […]

Omron implements a social intranet that delivers business value

By |January 9th, 2013|

When I speak to intranet managers about social intranets, the one question that they ask me most often is: ‘How do I justify the investment in a social intranet to senior management?’ Many organizations are struggling to find and to quantify the business value of implementing a social and collaborative intranet.

Omron Europe, a leader in […]

How Lundbeck uses LinkedIn to support their HR strategy

By |September 10th, 2012|

In a busy working environment, how do you get employees to fill out personal details and enhance their intranet profiles? Apart from having hectic working lifes, cultural issues may also hold employees back. However, without additional details on skills, competences and experience, you have little more than an oldfashioned intranet phone book containing simply e-mail […]

Is a social and collaborative intranet right for you?

By |August 29th, 2012|

“Why can’t our intranet be more like Facebook?” “Our intranet needs to be more social” “We need to collaborate much more!”


If you are an intranet manager, you have probably heard these or similar questions and statements before – from either colleagues or management.

The perception of the existing intranet is rarely positive if you ask around […]

What’s the best intranet name?

By |June 28th, 2012|

Unlike websites which typically don’t have designated names, many intranets carry a special name that is used to brand the intranet. These names tend to stick and we’ve rarely heard of them changing, but if you don’t yet have a name for your intranet, what are the typical options?

As the below listing of intranet names […]

Sharing is caring for SharePoint

By |May 3rd, 2012|

Microsoft SharePoint is everywhere these days, and while intrinsically it is a great platform for sharing, many organizations are struggling to reap this most basic benefit. Did you ever ask yourself why a product whose name starts with ‘share’ is actually rarely used for that specific purpose?

Yes, SharePoint holds many promises but many of you […]

Time tracking is the intranet killer app at BDO

By |April 27th, 2012|

Time is money, in particular when you work at an accountancy firm with billable hours as the key revenue stream. Still, how do you get employees to track their time regularly and make sure their time sheets are up-to-date?

At accountancy firm BDO Danmark, a part of BDO International, they have managed to turn time tracking […]