In brief: AIReS helped employees discover common interests by showcasing bios on their intranet home page.
The 400+ employees of AIReS Corporate Relocation Services are spread across the world. To help them get to know each other, they feature a “Teammate Spotlight” on the intranet home page. The portlet pulls bio snippets from random employee profiles. Users “meet” someone new every visit and are able to discover common interests and connect across locations.
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