Oscar Berg News & Analysis
| Monday Feb 10, 2014
Sometimes people have knowledge about a problem or opportunity, but they still don't act on it. Why is this so? When it comes to enterprise collaboration, knowing-doing gaps are especially common. The business improvement potential of enterprise collaboration is huge, but most organizations need help to close the knowing-doing gaps that prevent them from realizing this potential.
| Wednesday Jan 1, 2014
It's a New Year -- the perfect time to take one more long, analytical look back at 2013 -- through a sampling of 25 of the most popular CMSWire stories of the year.
We have selected some of the best of the best stories, based on reader interest. The list does not include SharePoint related stories, a topic that warranted the separate ranking we shared with you yesterday.
So sit back, relax and catch up on all your favorite CMSWire content as you map your strategy for a successful 2014.
| Thursday Dec 26, 2013
Pity the modern intranet. It's hard to define, underappreciated, suffers from an identity crisis and is often regarded as a source of frustration. It may even have grown too big to fail.
But the death of the intranet has been greatly exaggerated. They still hold a place in the enterprise, where they can drive employee communication and collaboration, facilitate document sharing and aid productivity, according to a bevy of CMSWire authors this year. Here's a look at the 10 most popular intranet related stories of the year.
| Wednesday Dec 11, 2013
2014 will be the year when true enterprise collaboration takes off in large and midsize corporations. To make it happen, companies will need to adopt a new approach when implementing technologies for information workers, focusing on simplifying the digital work environment for their employees and other contributors, and creating virtual proximity.
| Wednesday Jun 12, 2013
Lately I've noticed how some people seem very eager to question the need for social intranets or who claim, leaning on recent research showing low numbers in adoption and value generated by social technologies, that due to various reasons social networking and collaboration just cannot happen inside organizations.
| Thursday Mar 21, 2013
Expectations run high for the role of intranets in employees daily work routine, but if they aren't meeting these six requirements, they're falling short.
| Wednesday Mar 13, 2013
Most people don't think corporate bulletin board when they think of their intranets. This article makes the case that intranets are just as removed from day to day work.
| Tuesday Feb 5, 2013
We have been struggling with the downside of email for quite a while -- it's high time to act.
| Tuesday Jan 15, 2013
Banning internal email -- is it a stupid idea, or a necessary thing to do?
| Monday Dec 24, 2012
Oscar Berg is excited about the potential of the digital workplace and what it can achieve. That excitement comes through in his writings and in his active voice in the community. Learn more about Oscar in this interview.
| Tuesday Dec 11, 2012
With the threat of another recession looming, businesses will have to refocus where they concentrate their efforts and budgets in 2013.
| Wednesday Nov 21, 2012
We humans aren’t the fastest animals on the surface of this earth. Nor are we the strongest, or the ones with the most powerful senses. Far from it.
| Wednesday Oct 3, 2012
There has been much buzz lately about the results from a study by McKinsey Global Institute, which estimated that knowledge worker productivity could potentially be increased with 20-25 percent with use of social technologies. Whether or not these figures are realistic or not, they point to the great potential for improving knowledge work and how social technologies can play a key role in unlocking that potential.
| Monday Sep 17, 2012
Today's workforce has a growing number of tools at their disposal to communicate, collaborate and get work done. But there is a concurrent increase in workflow complexity, which, left unmanaged, results in time lost and inefficiencies. It's time to bridge the gap between the two.
| Monday Aug 6, 2012
For years, tech-savvy early adopters have adopted and used social tools such as blogs, wikis and micro-blogging at work. During recent years, more and more organizations have decided to deploy software platforms that bring such tools to the fingertips of all or a large portion of the employees.