One small step – Accessibility

It is sometimes difficult to know where to start with accessibility. You know it's important, and you want to get it right, but how do you translate that into positive action? Every journey starts with a single step, as the old saying goes, and accessibility is just the same. Everyone on a project team has … Continue reading One small step – Accessibility

HR Directors – How your intranet can (and should) support you in your role

In today’s rapidly expanding business landscape, HR directors have somewhat been forced to become a “Jack of all trades”. With an increased emphasis on having a thorough sense of the strategic corporate direction and a large need to be able to influence key policies/decisions, being an HR director comes with many challenges. A while back, … Continue reading HR Directors – How your intranet can (and should) support you in your role

Simple recommendations for writing text descriptions that make a big difference

Writing text descriptions Really good accessibility takes a strong strategy, thoughtful design, and robust technical implementation, but often it's the small things that make all the difference to the person consuming your content. Text descriptions for images are among the most basic of accessibility requirements, yet they're also amongst the most difficult to get right. … Continue reading Simple recommendations for writing text descriptions that make a big difference

World Mental Health Day – Mental health in the workplace

We all know what it’s like to feel stressed and under pressure, however, not everyone is able to develop positive coping mechanisms before these feelings turn into more serious problems. It’s arguable that one of the main places that people become overwhelmed by stress is at work. So, what can you do to help combat … Continue reading World Mental Health Day – Mental health in the workplace

Local authority intranets – Breaking down silos and building an efficient enterprise social network

As a local authority, your intranet needs to break down departmental silos in order to improve the way that your organisation collaborates online. At Invotra, we provide regular service reviews and pan-customer meetings in order to bring our customers together to drive efficiencies and help prioritise our roadmap. Through this, we are able to ensure … Continue reading Local authority intranets – Breaking down silos and building an efficient enterprise social network