Why my organisation has given every employee 2 extra days off per year – Life days

We all know that life can be extremely stressful... Juggling work, a social life, time with family/friends and alone time can seem extremely unmanageable at times. Usually, any standard leave that we might take off from work is often used for holidays or unavoidable obligations. Many people take holiday to look after their children or do favoursfor friends. … Continue reading Why my organisation has given every employee 2 extra days off per year – Life days

Overcoming the challenges of working completely remotely

Before joining the Invotra team as a remote worker, I used to do usual office worker stuff… waking up 1.5 hours before the work starts. I would be running around like a headless chicken, trying to wash my hair and put some sort of make-up on, hectically packing lunches, “enjoying” commuting, waiting for public transport. … Continue reading Overcoming the challenges of working completely remotely

Technical architects and the intranet – Streamline processes and reduce time on administration

As a technical architect, one of your primary responsibilities is driving innovations within your organisation so that it constantly stays ahead of the curve. With technology continuing to evolve at an exponential rate this becomes very difficult. As if this wasn’t enough, you must also enable effective communications with staff across departments, cross-departmental collaboration that suits all ability-levels, and … Continue reading Technical architects and the intranet – Streamline processes and reduce time on administration

The secret to employee engagement

Share micro-news updates with your colleagues using Invotra Message Wall An issue for any organisation when it comes to increasing employee engagement is how to incentivise good work without having to use monetary rewards. Now as much as we all love pay raises, the ability to reward your employees in an authentic, meaningful way is … Continue reading The secret to employee engagement

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