Our Blogs

April 12, 2017
Security, ISO 27001 and keeping your organisation secureI recently interviewed our operations manager Sam Loving about the importance of security in the workplace. We discussed how and why we take security so seriously here at Invotra and also how following security guideli...
March 23, 2017
Once again I’m angry and saddened by the events unfolding on the very doorstep of our democracy. With customers, colleagues and friends nearby, my thoughts go out to all those affected by what has happened at Westminster, the deta...
March 8, 2017
As part of International Women's Day, we've been talking at Invotra HQ about women in tech (or lack thereof) which is a topic we also discussed on Monday as part of our SE Digital Leaders Salon. It’s a subject I have a lot of feelings about, although they’re not always entirely clear, so I thought about organising them via the medium of the blog.  I don’t know all the answers, but I do w...
February 10, 2017
Today I was discussing what are the key things that a good Intranet provider (SaaS or old school) delivers for clients and here are the 5 key areas we believe are critical.EngagedGreat providers will be completely engaged in all the areas they are needed in, they have a great understanding of not only the systems but the environment within with the client is working in.  They wi...
January 26, 2017
As you may have read already, we are absolutely thrilled to be named as a Top 100 Apprenticeship employer, giving recognition for all the work that we have done over the last five years with apprentices who have been p...
January 19, 2017
I’m a big fan of the guys at Intranetizen and read their blogs with glee. Not only are they wonderful, but they obviously appreciate my mixed metaphors and meme-based references…Imagine my delight when I read this ...
December 21, 2016
Are you looking at how to get more out of your social intranet? How do you encourage contributions to your online community?One way we're doing this here at Invotra is by using our new Message Wall feature to submit our own pledges to improve the way we communicate. This is one of the many features we have as part of Invotra's social intranet product that was born out of a r...
December 14, 2016
Dress smart. Defined as what? Wearing a suit? A shirt? or just looking nice in a polo jumper and jeans? This one question I found very difficult to answer when I was lucky enough to be on the receiving end of an invitation to the National Apprenticeships awards.Having never been to a corporate event before I had no expectations or experience on what such an event would entail!Arri...
November 18, 2016
The suitcases are unpacked, our LinkedIn is spinning and it already feels like an age ago, however we recently returned from our first Code for America Summit in Oakland, California.Code for America is a movement which brings together 'Government innovators, civic-minded technologists, and entrepreneurs', and we're thrilled to align ourselves with the community.The summit wa...
November 11, 2016
As you may know, I’m a big fan of social networks. Online, in a professional and personal sense (although for me the lines are continuing to blur), from an Enterprise Social Network perspective, and offline - whether it’s a meetup, tweetup...

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