Only 13% of employees use a company intranet according to research by Hinge & Social Media Today, a statistic that reflects the problem enterprise businesses are having in communicating with a disparate workforce. Impacting all sectors from fashion retail and supermarkets through to auto, finance and travel, using new tech solutions to communicate consistently and efficiently with staff is a growing concern for the C-suite.
If your intranet isn’t helping employees connect and engage with your organisation, it will impact productivity, culture and ultimately turnover.
Productivity improves by 20-25% in organisations with connected employees according to The McKinsey Global Institute - that equates to revenues worth $1.3 trillion per year.
Below we take a look at why you should consider an employee advocacy programme as an alternative to an Intranet to build better workplace communications.