The latest Comms pro to sit in my hot seat is Anne Marie Kiernan, Head of Internal Communications at Kellogg Europe. Read on to discover Anne Marie’s top radio show recommendation, plus her advice for people wanting to work in this field. Would you like to sit in my hot seat? Here’s the questions you […]Read more >
Janet Hitchen is the Founder and Consultant of JanCo, which is launching soon. She’s the latest Comms professional to sit in my All Things IC hot seat and answer my questions. Would you like to see your name here? These are the questions you need to answer, keep checking back as I’ll be bringing your […]Read more >
Christine Armstrong describes herself as an “aspiring IC Manager” and is the first person to sit in my new All Things IC hot seat. Regular readers of my blog may remember I first ran this series back in 2017. It’s now back and Christine is the first to answer the questions, which include the best career […]Read more >
What’s the best career advice you’ve been given or read? What’s your top tip to make sure internal comms is inclusive? These are just two of the questions in my brand new A Question of Comms series. Regular readers of my blog may remember I first ran this series back in 2017. Conversations this week, particularly […]Read more >
What’s going to be hot over the next 12 months? What will the trends be? Every year I contribute to various articles in the industry press to share my predictions, so I thought I’d share them here first. Spoiler: It’s not robots. I also invited my network to contribute to this article, thank you to […]Read more >
Tomorrow is the first day back to work after the Summer break here in the UK. Do you have the blues or are you raring to go? Have you packed your work bag and lined up a stash of new stationery? Or has it been business as usual over the past couple of months and […]Read more >
The sun has had its hat on for weeks and it’s glorious here in London. I can’t remember the last time I spent a day without applying factor 50 sun lotion to my three children and rummaging around for hats and glasses. If your thoughts are turning to holidays and what to read, I have a […]Read more >
How effective are your managers when it comes to communicating? Do line managers understand their role in facilitating two-way conversations and being a visible presence? Or are there barriers in place? Today I’m delighted to share the next article in my brand new #ICVoices series, which is packed full of advice from 72 professional communicators. We’ve tackled […]Read more >
On Friday IC legend Bill Quirke headlined the Institute of Internal Communication’s annual conference. Ten years on from his popular Making the Connections book, he shared how IC has evolved over the past decade and challenged practitioners. If you don’t have his book, I thoroughly recommend it. Further reading: 31 books to help you learn […]Read more >
What’s the best way to communicate mergers and acquisitions? What’s the worst mistake you could make? What works well? Hot on the heels of the proposed merger of Asda and Sainsbury’s supermarkets, I thought I’d collate some advice and guidance to help you learn more about the topic. Communication during mergers and acquisitions is critical. […]Read more >
There’s less than a month to go until the new General Data Protection Regulation comes into force. Over the past year I’ve been publishing information and advice to help you understand what it is, how it works and what you need to do. Today I’m delighted to share the next article in my brand new […]Read more >
Is an office move on the horizon for you? If so, this article will help you navigate through it. It’s packed with idea and covers what you need to know, how to approach the move/s and what to watch out for. You’re reading the first in my new #ICVoices series and I’m excited to share it […]Read more >
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