Podcast: How to start out in internal communication

Are you starting out in the world of internal communication?

In this 12th episode of the Candid Comms podcast, I’ve shared what you need to know when entering the profession.

If you’re mentoring or managing new internal communicators, it will help you too.

This episode is packed with practical ideas and inspirational advice, to help internal communicators thrive in their role.

It covers:

  • The Institute of Internal Communication’s #IChoseIC campaign
  • Mentoring programmes
  • Professional memberships
  • Where to find IC pros online and join conversations
  • The skills and behaviours you need to work in internal communication
  • How to learn about internal communication from other Comms pros.

Do let me know what you think of this episode and don’t forget to rate, review and follow, so other Comms pros can benefit too.

Candid Comms podcast

How to be an internal communicator


Resources referenced in this episode:


All Things IC Online Masterclasses

All Things IC Online Masterclasses

What is the podcast?

The Candid Comms podcast launched in January 2021. It’s weekly show designed to connect internal communication professionals to the latest advice and guidance.

Previous episodes:

Thank you to my Producer Debbie West of Seren Creative. You can listen to Candid Comms via this page or online.

You can find the Candid Comms podcast on your favourite player including Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify and Podbean.

Thank you for stopping by,


First published on the All Things IC blog 11 April 2021.


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  2. Dan Holden says:

    This is a fantastic episode Rachel and I know will help so many people looking to start out in the amazing world of internal communication.

  3. […] Episode 12: How to start out in internal communication […]

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