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How to use a podcast for internal communication

Are you using podcasts inside your organisation? They have had a huge surge in popularity and are rapidly growing. But are they the latest shiniest thing (or “comms bling” as I call it) or something we need to seriously consider? Deloitte has just wrapped season one of The Green Room podcast, led by Internal Comms […]

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How to prepare crisis and terrorism comms

Do your crisis comms plans include how to prepare for and manage threats from terrorists? How strong is the security culture in your organisation? If you’ve not considered these topics before, this article will help you. It contains news of a freshly released piece of research and a toolkit. You’ll find guidance including how to […]

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How to communicate a merger

One of the many joys of being an Internal Communicator is the variety of our work. At some point in your career, you may find yourself responsible for communicating a merger. This article will help you know what to do, how to plan, how to involve employees and how to scope out a timeline. I […]

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Thoughts on Bank Holiday working

The independent and freelance world is filled with people talking about the need to hustle. Today I have a guest post for you by Comms Consultant Liz Halliday who is here to share thoughts on Bank Holiday working. I’m curious to know if this resonates with you, particularly if you’re a Comms Consultant, do let […]

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How to solve the right problems with your intranet

Want to see what other organisations are doing now to engage and support employees across their digital workplace? Real-life events offer unparalleled opportunity to learn from peers. I couldn’t agree more with this view from Wedge Black, @wedge. He’s here with a guest post to share news about the upcoming Intranet Now conference on 7 June 2019. If […]

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How to communicate Brexit

If you are a professional Communicator in the UK, chances are you are working on Brexit Comms right now. Or to put it accurately, you’re trying to plan when there’s seemingly a changing plan. Or no plan. This post exists to help you plan your Internal Comms. I’ve created some golden rules for you to […]

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A look back at 70 years of Internal Comms

Tomorrow, 12 March 2019, marks the 70th anniversary of the formation of the British Association of Industrial Editors, now known as the Institute of Internal Communication (IoIC). As a Fellow of the Institute, I’m going to mark the occasion and celebrate their birthday by looking back at the history and sharing their story with you. […]

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Come and join The Comms Hive

There’s a buzz in the air and it’s the sound of a new network forming. The Comms Hive is the brainchild of Comms pro Advita Patel and I think it’s a marvellous idea. I invited Advita to answer my questions so you can discover what’s happening and how you can get involved. Apologies to my […]

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How to learn about PR and Comms

How do you learn about PR and Comms? Today I’m delighted to reveal the All Things IC blog has been named #3 in the UK’s Top PR and Communications blog by Vuelio for the second year running. I’m honoured to be recognised in this way and to be alongside my peers in the industry. Thank you […]

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Come and join my Comms Director Mastermind

Are you a Comms Director or Head of Internal Comms? Do you go to Comms Conferences and feel like you never learn anything new? Perhaps it feels like you give away your knowledge to help less experienced colleagues learn, but there’s nowhere for you to learn with senior-level peers? Would you like the opportunity to […]

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How can we encourage collaboration?

How good is your company at collaboration? We hear about it so much within the world of Internal Communication, I certainly have constant conversations along these lines with clients. Today I have a guest post for you by Kate Isichei on collaboration. She’s looked at what it is, how it works and what you need […]

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Ten things I’ve learned working in HE internal comms

What’s it like to work in Higher Education (HE) internal comms? Today I have a guest post by Penny Brazier who has just left her in-house role and is now working as a freelancer. Are you thinking about making the move career-wise? If so, do check out my How to be a Comms Consultant – […]

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