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Strategic Intranet governance and business driven
adoption of social media for increasing value @ BT
Mark Morrell – BT Int...
© Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc
Agenda
• A little bit about BT’s intranet
• What are good business drivers for adoption...
© Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc
A little bit about BT’s intranet
• It started in 1994
• It is available to 140,000+ peo...
© Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc
Why is social media important to BT?
Social media is: technology embedded in social beh...
© Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc
Meeting the demand from younger and new users
• Nearly 90% of BT people under 25 use so...
© Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc
Traditional communication channels inform people
• communicate business/time critical i...
© Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc
Social media tools engage people
• interact and develop new relationships with my custo...
© Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc
Guidelines for using social media in BT
• Anyone can use social media tools on the BT I...
© Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc
Weighing up the benefits from social media
• Balance guidelines with benefits as well a...
© Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc
BT Homepage – our intranet corporate portal
© Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc
BT Today - our intranet newsdesk
© Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc
BT today – your space
© Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc
BT today RSS – you subscribe to your news
© Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc
BT Homepage – our intranet corporate portal
© Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc
Blog Central – BT’s blogosphere
© Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc
Blogging example
© Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc
BTpedia – BT’s corporate wiki
© Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc
BTpedia – wiki article example
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Podcast Central – ‘show and tell’
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Podcasting example
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CEO online chats
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Summary
• You now know:
• More about BT’s intranet
• What were BT’s business drivers fo...
© Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc
Thank you! 
• For further information and questions ask me today or contact me on:
• M...
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Strategic intranet governance and business driven adoption of social media for increasing value @ bt 29 nov berlin

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Strategic intranet governance and business driven adoption of social media for increasing value @ bt 29 nov berlin

  1. 1. Strategic Intranet governance and business driven adoption of social media for increasing value @ BT Mark Morrell – BT Intranet manager http://markmorrell.wordpress.com
  2. 2. © Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc Agenda • A little bit about BT’s intranet • What are good business drivers for adoption? • What is the right strategy and governance? • What value can be measured? • BT examples demonstrating best practice
  3. 3. © Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc A little bit about BT’s intranet • It started in 1994 • It is available to 140,000+ people in BT including third parties • All our information and applications are online: guidance, policies, news • We collaborate online too: blogs, wikis, podcasts, RSS, Twitter • It is benchmarked by the Intranet Benchmarking Forum as one of the best intranets overall and for: – Governance and strategy – Metrics and performance – Communications and culture – Design and usability
  4. 4. © Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc Why is social media important to BT? Social media is: technology embedded in social behaviour social networks global data networks communications technology building sustainable communities – from local to global giving power to users making technology simple …these are BT’s business drivers!
  5. 5. © Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc Meeting the demand from younger and new users • Nearly 90% of BT people under 25 use social media • Less than 50% of BT people over 50 use social media • Generation Y naturally expect to be able to use Facebook, Twitter, etc • Why create duplicate social media tools internally? • People are blending work with personal use of social media • One persona not different identities for all use of social media
  6. 6. © Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc Traditional communication channels inform people • communicate business/time critical information to a wide audience • communicate ad hoc news to a wider audience • communicate news to a specific community on a regular basis • communicate operational information, e.g.. a process change • communicate a message using pre-recorded video • publish reference material via the intranet • promote a topic using an image/banner • store a document for use on-line • organise an interactive on-line event • update a large audience face-to-face with key strategic/business information • send something by post
  7. 7. © Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc Social media tools engage people • interact and develop new relationships with my customers, partners and suppliers • seek input from customers on product and service development • improve customer service • accelerate problem solving • facilitate innovation through collaboration with third parties and industry experts • manage the brand and reputation • interact in new ways with employees.
  8. 8. © Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc Guidelines for using social media in BT • Anyone can use social media tools on the BT Intranet • Simple to use, no training needed • Support global collaboration and share opinions, insights, experiences and perspectives often with strangers • Content is managed and regulated by the user community itself • No anonymous postings • Avoid unlawful and offensive postings • You will be held accountable for what you say
  9. 9. © Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc Weighing up the benefits from social media • Balance guidelines with benefits as well as risks • Identify examples of benefits gained: – By finding right person – By finding right information – By joining a community of interest – Sharing/creating views and opinions • Alternative to other publishing tools • Research the benefits people have gained by use of social media
  10. 10. © Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc BT Homepage – our intranet corporate portal
  11. 11. © Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc BT Today - our intranet newsdesk
  12. 12. © Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc BT today – your space
  13. 13. © Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc BT today RSS – you subscribe to your news
  14. 14. © Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc BT Homepage – our intranet corporate portal
  15. 15. © Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc Blog Central – BT’s blogosphere
  16. 16. © Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc Blogging example
  17. 17. © Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc BTpedia – BT’s corporate wiki
  18. 18. © Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc BTpedia – wiki article example
  19. 19. © Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc Podcast Central – ‘show and tell’
  20. 20. © Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc Podcasting example
  21. 21. © Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc CEO online chats
  22. 22. © Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc Summary • You now know: • More about BT’s intranet • What were BT’s business drivers for using social media • What helped adoption rates • What strategy and governance works • Benefits of using social media • Examples of social media used in BT
  23. 23. © Brit ish Telecommunicat ions plc Thank you!  • For further information and questions ask me today or contact me on: • My blog http://markmorrell.wordpress.com • Twitter https://twitter.com/markmorrell • LinkedIn • Facebook • Email mark.morrell@bt.com

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