When wearable tech took a step backwards with the failure, of Google Glass, there was perhaps a perception that the widespread adoption of wearable technology within the digital workplace had stalled. The 2015 Gartner Emerging Technology Hype Cycle also suggested wearables were just passing through the “Peak of inflated expectations” and were about to tumble […]
Two Hives delivers insights into digital working through consulting, writing and research.
Our areas of focus include intranets, the digital workplace, collaboration, external-facing websites, enterprise social networks, and knowledge management.
Who we are
Two Hives is run by Steve Bynghall and Kelly Andrews. We're based in London, UK and provide advisory and content services to a variety of companies including global leading brands smaller companies, professional practices, and software vendors and consultancies.
Steve has over twenty years experience of working in the area of online collaboration, intranets and knowledge management, as well as nearly ten years as a professional writer. Kelly has a background in HR and data management, working in the corporate, charity and public sector. Learn more..
What we do
We provide consulting and advisory services, as well as writing and research. We advise clients on strategies, tactics and best practices for deploying and improving intranets, HR portals, social networks and collaboration platforms. We help to define and articulate digital strategies, provide insights for workshops and away days, supply ad hoc advice and also undertake project work.
We also specialise in writing posts, articles, reports, books and whitepapers about digital working which are well-researched, authoritative and written from a position of expertise. Learn more..
Recent insights and posts from the Two Hives blog
Over the years the University of Liverpool have done some great work in the mobile app space, both internally and externally-facing. They’ve won a couple of Intranet & Digital Workplace Awards. and I’ve also seen Paul Hagan, the leader of the team, speak on a number of occasions and talk a lot of sense about […]
Jane McConnell’s annual report into the state of digital within organisations (originally titled Digital Workplace Trends and now The Organization in the Digital Age) provides a unique snapshot of where we are collectively with the digital workplace. This year’s report collates information from over 300 participating organisations and overall, there is an enviable data set […]
At the moment there is a lot of talk about chatbots and their application inside the digital workplace and intranets, or their use for internal communications. For interesting views read recent thoughts from James Robertson and Luke Mepham. There’s also a good general resource (Chatbots magazine) with lots of bot-related articles. Chatbots span a number of themes […]