In brief: Photo albums from company special events help employees connect beyond their own offices.
Employees throughout Common Ground’s 18 locations were passionate about fighting homelessness, but they felt disconnected from one another. The nonprofit’s social intranet has had a huge impact on bringing people together, especially the photo galleries from company events. Employees get to see their colleagues in action, connect online through comments on the photos, and feel part of something greater than just their own local offices.
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