The Grid – Workgrid’s Newsletter for the Digital Workplace | July 2021

Getting the Basics of the Digital Employee Experience Right

Building an innovative digital workplace that can meet the changing needs of your workforce won’t be easy, but it’s got to be done. The mythical “future of work” is here sooner than any of us expected – so we have to give employees the tools and resources they need to be successful, and we need to do it sooner rather than later.

But don't rush into things blindly. 

As the old saying goes, “Start as you mean to go on.” Here are some resources we’ve put together to help you nail the basics of your digital transformation (the case study of how Liberty Mutual Insurance transformed their intranet is particularly helpful).

Good luck and let us know if there’s anything we can do to support your efforts! 

The Latest from Workgrid

Case Study: Explore Liberty Mutual's Journey to a Modern Intranet

See how Liberty Mutual modernized their intranet, seamlessly integrating important tasks and information into a single, multichannel interface.

Article: What is a Company Intranet

A back-to-basics guide on what an intranet is, the benefits it provides, the services it can deliver to internal comms, HR and IT teams and more.

Blog: 3 Tips for Naming Your Company Intranet

What’s in a name? Just ask someone named Egbert. This guidance on naming your intranet will ensure your site gets off to a good start.


What We're Interested in Lately

Here's what caught our eye in the world of employee experience and the digital workplace lately...

From Step Two

Getting Strategic: the DEX Enterprise Framework

This new framework will help organizations take a holistic approach to DEX, ensure the right foundation is in place, enable progress to be measured, and more.

From DWG

Nine Key Communications, Content and Employee Engagement Trends

Explore the key trends that will impact your intranet and digital workplace and get recommendations that will set your organization up for long-term success.

From Strategy+Business

Why You Should Apply Design Thinking to the Employee Experience

Insights into how the design-thinking mindset and tool kit that produce better customer experience can do the same for employees.

[Watch] How to Modernize the Intranet and Avoid the Build or Buy Headache

In this on-demand webinar, Workgrid’s Head of Product Marketing, Rob Ryan, and Director of Partner Strategy, Frank Pathyil, discuss the challenges of building or buying an intranet. They also share the secret to modernizing the intranet – without excessive cost or hassle – by taking advantage of an underutilized third option, intranet optimization.