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Every year the smart people at We Are Social @wearesocial produce a report covering internet use, social media, and mobile around the world. The latest Digital in 2017 Global Overview report has just been released. At 750 slides long, it's well worth a read and bookmarking for the future. Look[...]

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How RNIB uses Workplace by Facebook

Workplace by Facebook is transforming the way the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) communicates. RNIB invited me to visit them on their six-month anniversary of using the enterprise social network and learn how it’s dramatically boosted their internal communication. Communicat[...]

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Can IC pros use digital platforms to engage employees?

Can internal communication practitioners use digital platforms to engage employees? How can they influence each other? Today Public Relations Masters graduate Gemma Trevers (@GTreversPR) has written a guest blog for All Things IC outlining her research project findings on digital internal comm[...]

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Day 15: Key Digital Trends you need to know for 2017

Today's Countdown to Christmas article features the Ogilvy Key Digital Trends for 2017. This yearly trend report is a must-read and is published by two of Ogilvy's digital and innovation leaders, Marshall Manson @Marshallmanson (pictured top) and James Whatley @Whatleydude. The 89-slide repor[...]

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Test your IC digital maturity

The commsbots are here. Stay tuned for more info... At The Big Yak unconference a couple of weeks back, I managed to catch up with my super smart friend Tony Stewart, Head of Digital at Scarlettabbott. During the buzz of the day he gave me a sneak-peak of a new digi-diagnostic tool they've bee[...]

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Introducing Workplace by Facebook

Are you using Facebook at Work? Not in the traditional sense, in the new shiny Enterprise Social Network sense. I've been writing about their latest offerings since the start of the year. Now they've rebranded to Workplace (formerly known as Facebook at Work) and it's available to any compan[...]

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How to use Yammer for Business Continuity Planning

Picture the scene: high summer, after a month of false starts and grey skies, finally reaches Oxford. With the temperature outside reaching 28°C, the air conditioning unit in a main server room fails. What do you do? That's the situation Oxford University Press faced 10 days ago. Here John[...]

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How an NHS Trust is encouraging social media use

"We trust our employees with patients' lives. Why wouldn't we trust them with social media?" I've shared this quote from Dean Royles, ex-Chief Executive of NHS Employers many times as it highlights the importance of trust in workplaces when it comes to social media. This week Barking, Haveri[...]

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All you need to know about the latest internet trends

We all need data, evidence, stats and research to underpin the work we do in the field of communication. I'm constantly searching for credible and reliable information to share with clients and my network, and have a treat for you today. Every year analyst Mary Meeker (pictured) publishes her [...]

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How to achieve success with Office 365

Are you introducing Office 365 in your organisation? When it comes to introducing new technology, it can be a potential minefield, with IT, Comms and HR departments all having their say and making recommendations. Sound familiar? I've been working with a number of clients recently helping them[...]

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The top 100 CEOs on social media

A whopping 61 per cent of Fortune 500 CEOs still have no social media presence at all. CEOs who are using social media prefer Twitter and LinkedIn as their channels of choice. Today the annual Top 100 CEOs on social media list has been published and it's no surprise to see Virgin's Richard Bra[...]

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How employee advocacy works using social media

What's the impact of employee advocacy and what relevance does it have today? What type of information do employees share about their companies via social media? What do you need to know about this whole topic? A brand new report from the smart people at Altimeter @Altimetergroup, is hot off the [...]

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