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The Emerging Innovative Practices of Hybrid Working

The Emerging Innovative Practices of Hybrid Working

Challenging times can bring about the perfect opportunity to do something different, and with many employers struggling to establish their own version of hybrid working practices – and find the right balance between home and office – we are seeing new innovative...

Coming Soon – Microsoft Loop

Coming Soon – Microsoft Loop

In November last year Microsoft introduced us to Microsoft Loop so, with the full release set for this summer, we thought it was time to welcome the newest app to join the Microsoft 365 platform and take a deep dive into its capabilities and benefits. What is it?...

The Hybrid Worker’s Guide to Combatting Loneliness

The Hybrid Worker’s Guide to Combatting Loneliness

Although most of us are yet to settle down into establishing long term ‘back to normal’ ways of working, it’s clear that hybrid working is here to stay for thousands of employees across the UK. The Silicon Reef Research Report, carried out in February 2022,...

Silicon Reef Welcomes New Chairman & Major Investor

Silicon Reef Welcomes New Chairman & Major Investor

We are excited to announce the appointment of Silicon Reef’s new Chairman and major investor, Tim Wallis, Founder & former CEO of Content and Code (now Content+Cloud). We are thrilled to welcome Tim to Silicon Reef as this marks another significant, enabling step...

Case Studies

Asahi: Engaging Change Communications

Asahi: Engaging Change Communications

In the first 30 days, the transformation hub received:70% employee reach750+ unique visitors6,000+ page views6m 23s average site visit4.8/5 employee rating Asahi Europe & International (AEI) is part of Asahi Group Holdings, a leading global beer,...

New Intranet Platform for REAch2 Trust

New Intranet Platform for REAch2 Trust

Colleagues can now: 1x designated location to access all company messaging, communication and resources for daily work needs REAch2 is a charitable organisation and the UK’s largest Primary School Academy Trust with 55+ schools and 1400 staff and...

Guides

You’ve Got the Tech – What Next?

You’ve Got the Tech – What Next?

You've Got the Tech - What Next?50% of employees say that some aspects of remote and hybrid working were implemented too hastily and need to change. So, you've got the tools in place but what can you do next to really drive employee engagement and boost collaboration...

Loneliness: Combatting the Hidden Impact of Hybrid Working

Loneliness: Combatting the Hidden Impact of Hybrid Working

Loneliness: Combatting the Hidden Impact of Hybrid WorkingWe asked desk-based employees about one of the more difficult topics around hybrid working - loneliness. This report addresses the findings, and asks the question; how can we use technology to make the hybrid...

Get Started with Microsoft Viva

Get Started with Microsoft Viva

Get Started with Microsoft VivaMicrosoft Viva is the Microsoft employee experience platform, comprised of Connections, Topics, Insights and Learning. Our guide puts Microsoft Viva into simple terms, and provides practical advice and useful tips on how to start your...

Work Happy Survey Results 2021

Work Happy Survey Results 2021

Work Happy Survey Results 2021 Evolve or Die - Now is the time to shift to a work culture that fits every individual whether in the office or at home Survey Insights The results paint a picture of a resilient workforce that are happy at home and know what they...

Podcast

S02E05 – Pearson

S02E05 – Pearson

Work Happy Podcast: S2 - Episode 5 Pearson is an educational company with a rich, 177 year history, and the global reach of its over-20k full time employees has impacted an unfathomable number of students. As a company ahead of its time in utilising video,...

S02E04 – GSK

S02E04 – GSK

Work Happy Podcast: S2 - Episode 4 For a business the size of GSK operating around the globe, the comms challenges around language are more than just tone of voice - translating their messaging throughout the multinational pharmaceutical giant is a vital step...

S02E03 – NHS Digital

S02E03 – NHS Digital

Work Happy Podcast: S2 - Episode 3 It’s often been said that two heads are better than one - so consider the collaboration between Penny Richards & Helen Hartley in their joint role as Head of Internal Communications at NHS Digital as an exhibition of the...

S02 – Bonus 1

S02 – Bonus 1

Work Happy Podcast: S2 - Bonus Episode Internal news has been brought into the 21st century - gone are the generic weekly news emails, left to gather dust unread in employees’ inboxes. SharePoint and Viva Connections present an appealing arsenal of tools for...