Bonzai Intranet Blog

The Future of Intranets, the Digital Workplace, and the Impact of AI on Governance & Information Security [Part 2]

Now that we’ve fully sprinted into 2018, we’ve gathered the Bonzai Founders once again to forecast, predict and pontificate on what’s in store for the future of all things intranet and digital workplace. In Part 2 of this two-part Predictions […]

How a Leadership Development Program Improved Internal Communications at UniBank

The recommendation of a new intranet platform to combat internal communication gaps and reestablish a sense of community across UniBank, was initiated by employees taking part in UniBank’s distinguished leadership development program BLADE, which stands for Basic Leadership Acumen Distinction […]

How to Build Your Best Intranet Team 

We’ve collected the essential ingredients from our years of intranet implementations to share our experience for creating the ideal intranet team. Our aim is to help you succeed from the beginning of your intranet project planning right through to intranet […]

5 Simple Steps to Create the Best Intranet Name

An important aspect of launching your new intranet or digital workplace is giving it a relevant name that’s both thoughtful and valuable. This important step can be overlooked especially during the busy launch period of the intranet project, but it’s an influential […]

6 Reasons Why Bonzai’s SharePoint Intranet has had Record Success 

A look back at the achievements that contributed towards the growing success of Bonzai intranet; along with a glimpse into what developments and innovations the year ahead holds! 

7 Must-Have Features in a Truly Digital Workplace Solution

SharePoint intranets have their own limitations. Our vision at Bonzai was to build a truly digital workplace solution that addresses these limitations and drives productivity, engagement and collaboration through the roof by listening to our customers and delivering on their […]

Creating a Truly Intelligent Workplace with AI & Machine Learning

The evolving nature of the Intelligent Workplace has seen some exciting developments and the pace at which these advances are occurring is set to continuously accelerate. The online version of the workplace is gradually becoming more important than the bricks […]

4 CSS Tips For Every SharePoint Developer

CSS is really powerful, but in order to be really successful with it, you have to understand and have knowledge of the various tools at your disposal. I wanted to take this opportunity to touch on some of the ones […]

Adding Data Bound Images to Power View with Power Query

The Power BI team just announced the latest round of new features added to Power Query in the September update. It’s really gratifying to the team’s focus on a quick tempo for updates and it certainly demonstrates the commitment to […]

Better Intranets Conference 2014

I have been lucky enough to be invited to speak at the first Better Intranets Conference in Edmonton on June 12th.

The Core Intranet Functionality Needed By Most Organizations

According to the Nielson Norman Group 2014 Report on Intranet Design, creating a new intranet from scratch took users an average of 1.4 years, a significant reduction from the 2.2 years reported in 2013. That still seems like a very […]

Cross-Browser RichText Editor Solution For SharePoint

I was recently building a custom application page in SharePoint to allow users to update their User Profile information. One of the fields, the ‘About Me’ field, was to contain rich text. My first choice was to use SharePoint’s InputFormTextBox […]