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Preventing a Digital Workplace Dark Age: Why Intranet Archiving Policies Matter


Imagine a future where we find ourselves without a written record of the past; a ‘digital dark age’. Because just as digital content is easy to create it is as easy to lose. So where??? we ruthlessly delete content that doesn’t get used, if we don’t ensure the right information gets stored for the future we may find ourselves unable to learn from our successes and follies.

Why do you need an archiving policy for your intranet? Because your intranet can harvest organizational knowledge for times when your firm’s culture needs affirmation.???  And because information of all different types can fulfill a yearning for knowledge, the content on your intranet now is bound to have value in the future.

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