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12

Dec

Intergenites helping an organisation close to their hearts…

In 2015 one of our own got some very tough news which meant their family lived in Ronald McDonald Houses throughout New Zealand for the better part of a year. In the words of Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC): “Our Houses are a home away from home for Kiwi families, providing a safe haven to retreat to after a long day on the hospital ward.” It was then very surprising to hear stories from multiple other Intergenites who have used the fantastic services provided by RMHC in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch.  ... read full post

Posted by:  Breanna Mudge , Marketing & Communications Coordinator |  12 December 2016

Community, Ronald McDonald House


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20

Oct

Full Throttle 2014 – Canterbury Software Summit

Earlier this month the Canterbury Software Cluster hosted its annual Software Summit, Full Throttle . The event had some very inspiring international and local presenters, including multimedia pioneer Alex St John, nanotechnologist Michelle Dickinson, Canterbury University Computer Scientist Tim Bell, security expert Andy Prow and many more. ... read full post

Posted by:  Seth Reid , Developer, Modern Applications |  20 October 2014

Career, Community, Enterprise Social, Canterbury Software Summit


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26

Feb

Three things you could use Yammer for today (but probably don’t!)

Microsoft’s purchase of Yammer  ‘The social network for the enterprise’ in the summer of 2012 raised a lot of eyebrows at the time. Especially as Microsoft was just getting to grips with what enterprise customers really wanted from social features. ... read full post

Posted by:  Lee Stevens , Solutions Specialist, Product Management & Marketing |  26 February 2014

Social Networking, Collaboration, Community, Yammer, Social


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04

Oct

Intergenites at large in the community (warning: cute puppies ahead)

This week six Intergenites made use of their community service leave day to head out to Otaki, get our gumboots on and help the non-profit organisation, HUHA . Helping you help animals is committed to providing shelter to homeless animals and works to teach people animal empathy in the community.   ... read full post

Posted by:  Tamzin Mackley , Graphic Designer |  04 October 2013

Community, HUHA


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25

Oct

Business Games 2011

Intergen well and truly stood out amongst the crowd in this year’s Business Games. A large number of Wellington staff members put on their yellow jerseys to participate in various events, competing against other businesses in the region. ... read full post

Posted by:  Jaana Krause , Senior Developer, Application Services |  25 October 2011

Community, Business Games, Intergen


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19

Sep

Looking back to look forward

Bill Gates once said (to paraphrase) that we always overestimate the change that will occur in the next two years and underestimate the change that will occur in the next ten. ... read full post

Posted by:  Tim Howell , Marketing Manager |  19 September 2011

communication, Community, Social Media, Twitter, Mobile, 2011 predictions, Facebook


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10

Mar

The future of online engagement - what are the trends and where are we heading

Developments in the web space are rapid, and the face of online business is constantly changing. With the findings of the Engaged Web in New Zealand Report still fresh in my head, I set about surfing the net to find some of the world’s most engaging websites and to identify some emerging trends and common themes when it comes to websites that truly engage with their visitors. My surfing expedition now complete, here’s what I came back with… ... read full post

Posted by:  Rose Harris , Marketing Assistant |  10 March 2011

Community, Engaged Web, 2011 predictions


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16

Jun

Building a sense of community in your organisation

As a finalist in this year’s Best Places to Work survey, last month I was asked to represent Intergen and participate in a session that looked at how employers can build a sense of community in their organisation. ... read full post

Posted by:  Tony Stewart , Intergen Group CEO |  16 June 2008

Best Places to Work, Community


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