Intranets and the Digital Workplace: A Ragan virtual summit
Ragan Virtual Summit Recording

Intranets and the Digital Workplace: A Ragan virtual summit

Broadcast date:
June 28, 2016
Price: $495
Member Price: $395

Watch this recorded Ragan virtual summit to learn how to transform your intranet into a user-friendly, must-read site for employees.

This three-part webinar workshop features specialized training to improve your intranet with tips from experts Don Shell, Brenda Rick Smith and Tina Davis to take your platform to the next level!

Don’t miss out on this unique training opportunity to:

  • Take a behind-the-scenes tour of award winning intranets at: Humana, Comcast and Spectrum Health
  • Break company silos. Introduce new social business tools to unify your organization
  • Learn to prove ROI by gathering metrics that matter to the C-suite
  • Motivate people to work out loud to the whole company rather than by emailing a few
Product Code: XVC-602


Don Shell is the enterprise community manager for Spectrum Health, West Michigan’s largest employer with 24,000 employees, physicians and advanced practice providers as well as 721,000 Priority Health plan members. On the marketing and communications team, Don manages the day-to-day operations and strategic growth of Spectrum Health’s award-winning intranet, InSite. A distinguished writer, editor, communicator and former journalist, Don is committed to engagement in executives, clinicians and teams, and to transforming the way Spectrum Health connects, communicates and collaborates.
Brenda Rick Smith has been telling stories that connect people for more than 20 years. She was a jack-of-all-trades in a small nonprofit communications shop, where she managed websites, blogs, e-newsletters and social media. Brenda joined Humana in March of 2015 as the community manager for Buzz, a thriving social network with more than 45K members. If you follow her on social media, you'll see a barrage of posts about her sons and updates on their family pets. She hails from Northern Illinois, but has lived in Louisville, the hometown of her heart, for more than 16 years.
Tina Davis Tina Davis re-invents communications and engagement for thousands of engineers at Comcast. She and her leaders have built a culture of candor and open dialogue, where new ideas can thrive. To support this, Tina has created internal social communities and blogs where employees share expertise and offer feedback on each other's ideas. She promotes career development and innovation and uses data visualization to crystalize strategies and goals—so employees know how to succeed. Her ideas have produced double-digit gains in open and honest communication, understanding of the strategy and company pride on employee surveys. Tina has helped her teams and executives earn recognition in InformationWeek, InfoWorld and Computerworld. Before Comcast, she led technology communications at Merrill Lynch and AOL.
Nik Patel Nik Patel supports engagement and communications strategies for thousands of technologists at Comcast. Using social communities, blogs, surveys, and broadcasts, Nik helps bridge the gap between multiple generations of tech employees and leaders at Comcast. Before Comcast, Nik worked at Apple where he created materials for employees in retail. He has launched platforms and tools engaging over 300,000 millennials internationally in his non-profit work. Get a glimpse of his life by following him on twitter @nikinpatel or on Instagram @nikinp.