Presentations & Webinar Videos

Prescient's webinars help organizations realize the full potential of their intranets and websites by demonstrating industry trends and best practices, Intranet ROI, the benefits of incorporating social media into your intranet, and the positive impact a functional intranet can have on employee productivity.

Our webinars are conducted monthly, and include a question and answer session at the end of the presentation, allowing you to voice any concerns or questions regarding your own organization's intranet or website.

During our webinars, you can follow us on Twitter for links to articles and statistics that expand upon some of the topics brought up by the webinar's presenter or audience.

After our webinars, your can view the slideshows on Prescient Digital Media's slideshare site or watch webinar videos by clicking on the links below.

Upcoming Webinars


Recent Webinar Videos

June 18 2014

Using SharePoint as a Complete Social Intranet

May 21 2014

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View Using SharePoint as a Complete Social Intranet

In this webinar Toby Ward of Prescient Digital Media and Tamer El Shazli of Social Business Interactive provide real world examples of social intranets created using nothing other than SharePoint.

View DIRECTV Intranet Case Study: Driving New Ways of Working with Social Business

In this webinar Thyda Nhek & Michael Ambrozewicz share the lessons learned in building and rolling out a social intranet at DIRECTV.

April 23 2014

Employee Engagement

March 19 2014

Best of IGFLA2014

View Employee Engagement and the Intranet

In this complimentary webinar, Toby Ward, CEO of Prescient Digital Media, and Shel Holtz, Principal at Holtz Communication + Technology discuss Employee Engagement & the Intranet.

View Best of the Intranet Global Forum 2014 in LA

In this complimentary webinar, Toby Ward, CEO of Prescient Digital Media gives a behind-the-scenes look at the best intranets from the 4th Intranet Global Forum conference in LA.

February 19 2014
Winning Funding for An Intranet Redesign

January 15 2014


View Winning Funding for an Intranet Redesign

In this complimentary webinar Toby Ward, founder and CEO of Prescient Digital Media, discusses how to win funding for an intranet redesign and gain buy in from upper management.

View Taming the Beast: Managing Intranet Content

In this complimentary for Content management principles Toby Ward, founder and CEO of Prescient Digital Media discusses content management principles, rules for creating intranet content, writing for the intranet, empowering employees to create the RIGHT CONTENT, and the Dos and Don'ts for CMS's and SharePoint.


2013 Webinar Videos

December 12 2013

November 20 2013

View Social with SharePoint 2013

In this complimentary webinar Tamer El Shazli, VP of Technology at Social Business Interactive, discusses the benefits the ways a social intranet can lift employee morale, increase productivity and decrease employee turnover.

View Best of The Intranet Global Forum

In this complimentary webinar, Toby Ward, CEO of Prescient Digital Media gives a behind-the-scenes look at the best intranets from the 3rd Intranet Global Forum conference in New York City.

November 14 2013


  September 2013

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View SharePoint 2013 Content Migration Webinar

In this complimentary webinar, Tamer El Shazli, VP of Technology at Social Business Interactive discusses Content Migration for SharePoint 2013 and gives tips on vendors, tools, and strategies to help you find a migration solution.

View SharePoint 2013 Case Study: Creating Prescient's Social Intranet

In this interactive webinar, Prescient showcases its new intranet built in SharePoint 2013 by Prescient's implementation division, Social Business Interactive. This webinar is a preview of the full presentation which will be delivered at the 2013 Intranet Global Forum.

August 2013

SharePoint 2013 webinar

June 2013

Social Intranet Case Study with Teekay

View SharePoint 2013: Your Questions Answered

In this 45 minute webinar, Prescient's VP of Client Development, Chris Chambers, and VP of Technology, Tamer El Shazli, tackle all of your SharePoint 2013 questions. The webinar covers a wide range of topics related to SharePoint 2013 including content migration, template upgrading, backward compatibility, search and much more.

View Social Intranet Case Study - Teekay Corporation

This complimentary webinar is an excellent opportunity to learn best practices from a case study based on the successes and challenges faced by Teekay Corporation during its recent intranet redevelopment project.

May 2013

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View How To Undertake an Intranet Redesign

In this webinar, Toby Ward, President and CEO of Prescient Digital Media describes our process for creating an intuitive, visually-appealing intranet design that employees will actually want to use.

March 2013

March 2013 SharePoint Pros and Cons

View SharePoint 2013 Pros and Cons

In this webinar, Toby Ward, President and CEO of Prescient Digital Media, and Tamer El Shazli, VP, Technology + SharePoint Lead, Social Business Interactive, discuss the pros, cons, and overall capabilities of SharePoint 2013, and see how it stacks up to the competition.

February 2013

2012 Social Intranet Study

View Results of the 2012 Social Intranet Study

In this webinar, president and CEO Toby Ward examines the use of social media tools on corporate intranets. The webinar is based on a survey completed by 600+ organizations from around the world, providing some of the most current and comprehensive data on Intranet 2.0 tools.

January 2013

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View How to Sell an Intranet Redesign to your Boss

In this webinar, Prescient’s President and CEO Toby Ward discusses the secrets to convincing senior executives about the value of an intranet redesign.

2012 Webinar Videos

December 2012

Why do intranet projects fail?

View Why Do Intranet Projects Fail?

In this one hour webinar, Prescient's President and CEO Toby Ward discusses why intranet projects fail.

November 2012

World's Best Intranets

View The World's Best Intranets

This webinar offers a behind-the-scenes look at the best intranets from the 2nd Intranet Global Forum conference in New York City. Presented by Prescient's President and CEO Toby Ward, and VP of Client Development Chris Chambers.

October 2012

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View Intranet Information Architecture

Learn the secrets to creating a successful intranet information architecture. ­­This webinar is perfect for organizations currently considering an intranet redevelopment project that want to learn strategies for improving the structure, usability and navigation of their intranet or portal.

June 2012

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View 5 Common Portal Problems & Their Solutions

Learn how to maximize the value and return on portal deployment, and avoid the five most common (and problematic) problems, which can often mean the difference between a successful or failed intranet redevelopment project. Presented by Toby Ward and Chris Chambers.

April 2012

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View Intranet and SharePoint Governance Webinar

Prescient's President and CEO Toby Ward discusses the value and types of intranet governance alongside consultant Adam Wasserman in this one hour webinar.

March 2012

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View Social Intranets - Taking Advantage of Social Within Your Organization

February 2012


View Understanding Web and Intranet Users Through Personas

Prescient consultant Adam Wasserman discusses how personas can help organizations create a better user experience for employees or target market.

February 2012

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View SharePoint 2010: Dos and Don'ts

In this webinar, Prescient's president and CEO Toby Ward discusses the strengths, weaknesses, and overall capabilities of SharePoint 2010.

November 2011

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View The Best Intranets from the Intranet Global Forum

An overview of some of the best intranets from Prescient's first Intranet Global Forum.

Learn how organizations like IBM, Cisco, Pepsi, Verizon and others turned their intranets into world class business systems and the process underlying their success. Presented by Toby Ward, President and CEO of Prescient Digital Media.

October 2011

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View 10 Scariest Intranet Mistakes & How to Avoid Them

A Halloween-inspired discussion of the 10 scariest intranet mistakes and how to avoid them. Presented by Carmine Porco, Prescient's GM and VP of Client Deliverables and Chris Chambers, Prescient's VP of Client Development.

September 2011

Social Intranet Study 2011

View Business Turns Social: Key Findings from the Social Intranet Study

In this webinar, Prescient's CEO and President Toby Ward discusses the findings of the Social Intranet Survey 2011.

May 2011

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View From Crude to Contender: The Social Intranet, One Year Later

In this webinar, Prescient's CEO and President Toby Ward and IGLOO's Dan Latendre showcase new examples of social intranet tools from a variety of social software vendors. The presenters also give you an exclusive look into IGLOO's award-winning, continually-enhanced social intranet solutions.

April 2011

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View Taking Aim: Strategies for Selling Social Media to Target Audiences in Your Organization

Join Toby Ward, President and CEO of Prescient Digital Media, and Shel Holtz, veteran communications professional, in this 60 minute webinar to learn strategies for discussing social media in ways that make sense to various stakeholders within your organization.

March 2011

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View Social Media & Internal Communications: Reap the Rewards, Reduce the Risk

Prescient's Julian Mills and Insidedge's Matt West build upon a presentation delivered during Social Media Week, a global event that united thousands of social media enthusiasts looking for the latest and greatest social media news and information. A must for social media enthusiasts and professionals wanting to see how organizations are transforming their businesses and attracting the best talent using social media.

March 2011

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View Learning from the Best-of-the-Best Websites

In this 60 minute webinar, Prescient's Toby Ward and Carmine Porco discuss web design best practices using the sites of industry leaders as a platform for their discussion. This webinar is an opportunity to hear commentary from two industry professionals that have a combined experience of 30+ years evaluating corporate websites. The webinar is a high-level overview of a few best-of-the-best websites and is designed to help you identify opportunities to improve your corporate website.

January 2011

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View Choosing an Intranet Technology Platform

In this 60 minute webinar (plus Q&A), experts Toby Ward and Heather MacFayden present the findings of a recently released whitepaper on how to choose an intranet technology platform. The webinar is a must for organizations wanting an insider's perspective of what the technology decision process looks like from start to finish.

October 2010

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View 10 Steps to a Social Intranet

In this 60 minute webinar (plus Q&A), Julian Mills, Vice President of Client Development at Prescient, summarizes real world examples of social intranet success into 10 practical steps to transform your intranet into a social intranet. Julian's speciality is employee engagement and securing adoption for intranet initiatives.

September 2010

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View Intranet 2.0 Global Study 2010: Findings and Implications

Join Prescient's CEO and president Toby Ward as he presents the study in an one hour long webinar (plus Q&A), complete with an insightful commentary of the findings and their impact on the industry. This webinar video is a must for professionals wanting the latest information on global intranet trends.

May 2010

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View Emergence of the Social Intranet

Join intranet expert Toby Ward and social software leader Dan Latendre in this educational webinar as they walk you through the definition, prevalence and importance of social intranets, supported by recent statistics and case studies.

April 2010

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View Social communications: Delivering winning internal communications programs with Intranet 2.0

In this co-presented webinar, David Duschene of Insidedge provides insight on how the right mix of social media tools can improve employee engagement when they're used strategically. Julian Mills of Prescient Digital Media then shares real world case studies of organizations who have delivered these strategies using Intranet 2.0 technology, and presents a methodology for planning and measuring for social communication success.

February 2010

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View Social media tools: the best for your Intranet 2.0 strategy

In this webinar, Carmine Porco, GM and VP of Client Deliverables at Prescient, walks through several social media tools, explaining their pros and cons, their benefits to an organization, and the ideal intranet environment to support them.

January 2010

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View Best Practices for Managing a Government Website Redevelopment

In this this webinar, Maureen Hall, Team Leader, Marketing Branch, from MEDT joined Prescient's Vice President of Client Development, to describe how Prescient assisted MEDT in the redevelopment of their two websites. The presenters provide insights on key techniques for managing a government web redevelopment project supported by best practices and real world experience.