Who Owns Your Intranet?

Fast Company surveys opinions about Intranet Ownership questions. As companies march ahead with efforts to link employees through internal Web sites, they are learning a key design principle: If you want your intranet to take off, then take a hands-off approach. The case for intranet democracy. ... In a world full of turf battles, it takes real courage to stand up and say, "Our intranet doesn't need an owner. It belongs to all of us -- and to none of us." Fortunately, that freewheeling approach is picking up surprising support from managers, consultants, and intranet users.