Content Social

Intranet information flow (Prezi)

My first Prezi that I did for fun while experimenting with new presentation techniques. Here I try to show how we can improve a flat content structure by integrating social functionality into the intranet information flow.


Intranet roundup 2010

2010 has been a year of fast-paced progress for the world of intranets. You can almost feel the ground swell and ripple with growth and evolution.┬áThe main drivers have been awareness, interest and adoption of social tools within the workplace. Here are the main themes that I’ve spotted throughout the year.


Social media & social networking 101: videos in plain English

A collection of videos explaining social media and social networking in plain English, /via @leelefever @commoncraft, including:

  • Social media
  • Social networking
  • Blogs
  • Twitter
  • Twitter search
  • Wikis
  • Augmented reality
Information architecture Social

Evolution of an information architect

Last weekend I went to Bletchley Park, the home of the code-breakers and Top Secret government facility during WW2. The tour included a visit to the National Museum of Computing, which evoked some old memories. Since returning from the trip I’ve been reminiscing about the world of computers and information when I was a kid and what it’s like for me now.


Managing the risks from online social networks

Our public website contains videos from YouTube, photos from Flickr and we also have a Twitter stream. All open to the public so that they can see what fabulous work we do. But if you’re a member of staff, you don’t have access, at least not from the workplace desktop. C’est ridicule!