Cut through: comms with creativity, clarity and compassion

It’s no secret that we’re all overloaded with information, through notifications on our phones, social media, the news and...
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18th May 2022

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Strategy & IC: A masterclass in collaboration

In episode 59 of The Internal Comms Podcast, we delve into Canada Life UK’s recipe for a successful relationship...
6th April 2022

It’s time to prioritise inclusive language

Language is one of our most powerful tools. It can unite, inspire and even divide us. The way we...
4th April 2022

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With so much white noise within and beyond the workplace, it can be hard to catch and keep people’s attention🤯. We’ve put together some tips on how to get through to your colleagues with creativity, clarity and compassion: #internalcomms
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🎙️Catch the latest episode of #TheICPodcast with a dynamic duo who literally wrote the book on employee communication.🗣️@LiamFitz and @suedewhurst share what's new in their revised edition of 'Successful Employee Communications'. 📖
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We've pulled together @victoriadew 's projections for the #futureofwork and her advice for succeeding in that future. She argues we all have a mandate to explore the collision of work and home lives in the post-pandemic world. Read more here:

A new era for accessibility

In the world of IC, ‘accessible’ can be a bit of a buzzword, taken to mean, ‘Can my reader...
28th January 2021

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This week on #TheICPodcast we hear from @victoriadew founder and CEO of Dewpoint Communications. Tune in to hear her predictions for the future, emphasising the significant role that ‘human-centric’ organisations will play.
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Five ways #comms professionals can avoid 'jobsolescence' — remaining relevant and valuable to their organizations long into the future. Thank you @IABC's Trend Watch Committee and @mklein818 for your help with this piece. #commsjobs #futureofbusiness
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📸A staff photo is a communication like any other – it works best when there’s a clear idea behind it that reflects the culture and values of the company. Your photos help build client relationships and attract new talent. See the 10 things we've learned:

‘Tis the season for lazy comms

As we wind down for our four-day weekend in celebration of Easter, we’re hopping with egg-citement. We can’t wait...
14th April 2022

The Beatles can teach us more than just brilliant music

John is late, as usual. George yawns, and Ringo looks on lethargically. Paul is strumming the guitar. George joins...
11th April 2022

The Internal Comms Podcast (un)wrapped

This December Spotify dropped its annual ‘Wrapped’ campaign, which captures every user’s listening trends from the past 12 months...
14th December 2021

Tech savvy – top tips from digital expert Frank Wolf

Now more than ever, technology is at the heart of employee experience. Frank Wolf believes it’s time to take...
AB Thinks
AB Thinks
22nd October 2020

If you want to persuade, learn how to listen

When I’m asked to give talks on internal communication, I like to leave the last line to Calvin Coolidge,...
23rd July 2020

Our survey says – insights from the State of the Sector 2020

In Season Three, Episode Two of The Internal Comms Podcast, Katie Macaulay was joined by two new directors at...
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AB Thinks
27th February 2020

Joining the dots – State of the Sector

Katie Macaulay breaks down the stats from the State of the Sector report into a simple graphic to illustrate...
27th February 2020