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A fundamental question and one that is apparently overlooked by more organizations than you might expect. You’d think that given all of the efforts that go into usability testing or optimizing the intranet search engine or providing social enterprise tools, employees would be able to find it, but all of your intranet efforts are useless [...]
We’ve had great success at nonlinear delivering both public facing and intranet projects using agile methodologies. We’ve found that SharePoint intranets, in particular, lend themselves extremely well to agile approaches. Incorporating key agile tenets can greatly improve both the quality of the work and the process that accompanies it, but only [...]
Discovering all of the ins and outs of a new release like Sitecore 7 has been exciting for the developers here at nonlinear. We’ve been taking a look at the product from all sides: from broad concepts like upgrade considerations and search capabilities, to more specific developer focused things like
Our team here at nonlinear is growing! Senior Director, Strategic Accounts Erin Stearns has recently joined us, and after her first week on the job, she enthusiastically agreed to write a piece showcasing some of her own experiences with one of our technology platforms: SharePoint. Her humourous look and real world knowledge of finding and [...]
One of Canada’s largest telecommunications companies engaged nonlinear to reinvent their intranet, but before we launched into that project, we insisted they create a framework for the business value of the renewal project.
The nonlinear intranet ROI methodology can be used by anyone embarking on an intranet renewal project but it’s crucial that you think [...]
During the planning stages of Sitecore implementations, we are often asked about which IT resources are most crucial for the continued success of the deployment. As you can imagine, each project requires a customized answer, depending on the specifics, but there are a few that carry through with the majority of our implementations.
1. Managing [...]
Canada’s new Anti-Spam legislation (CASL) takes effect July 1, 2014. It presents marketers with a significant problem: violations by an individual can bring up to $1M in penalties, and by a company? Up to $10M.
I should first note that I’m not a lawyer and this is not legal advice. You may need to speak [...]
By Angie Kretzschmar and Amanda Holtstrom
Today is the day. Seize the moment.
These may sound like discarded taglines for the upcoming Olympic Games in Sochi, but in fact, we are talking about something far more important. If you guessed “your company intranet,” give yourself a gold star!
While the thought of an exciting Olympic [...]
As you’ll know if you have been following along with the blog, we’re pretty excited about the release of Sitecore 7. A few months ago, we were able to get a sneak peak of the new and improved search capabilities of Sitecore 7, but now that the platform has [...]