• #Insidestory awards 2017 shortlist announced!

    #Insidestory, Awards, CIPR Inside, CPD, Employee Communications, Employee Engagement, Internal communication, Internal Communication Measurement, Internal publications, Internal social media, Intranet, Video

    #Insidestory awards 2017 shortlist announced!

    We are really excited to announce the shortlist for the #insidestory awards 2017. Congratulations to everyone who entered this year’s #insidestory awards, the standard was excellent making judging even harder than last year. If you have been shortlisted then make sure you buy your ticket to join us on Thursday 23 February to find out if you will be walking away with a coveted #insidestory award! Early bird tickets are available until 3 February, so make sure you get your ticket today! Best Internal Communication campaign Large Bupa Carillion plc Community Integrated Care ING Bank N.V. Small KCOM SGN Ltd   Best example of an Employee Engagement Programme Community Integrated Care […]

  • #insidestory awards shortlist 2017 – part 1

    #Insidestory, Awards

    #insidestory awards shortlist 2017 – part 1

    The judges have concluded the first stage of their assessments of the #insidestory awards for 2017 on Monday 9 January. Today we are pleased to announce the first part of our release of that shortlist. Part two of that release with the remaining categories shortlist will follow later this week.   UPDATE Friday 13 Jan 17 at 10.40am – Part two of the shortlist will now be announced next week. We are being very diligent and ensuring that one last category is assessed.     We are adjudicating the entries in the remaining categories to finalise the full awards shortlist. So here goes, Part one, including Best in house team, […]

  • Blue Tang

    #Insidestory, Employee Communications, Internal communication

    We’re all going to the Zoo… Are you coming too?

    Have you all got your #Insidestory awards entries in? You don’t have long as the final deadline for entries is 14 December. So get cracking because you have to be in it to win it. While you gather your entries, we’re thinking ahead to the all-important 2017 #Insidestory awards ceremony and we are sure you will want to be there! #insidestory 2017 awards party This year’s awards ceremony will take place on the evening of Thursday 23 February 2017 and you can look forward to experiencing something a bit different… February’s event will be held at the world-famous ZSL London Zoo! It will give you the opportunity to get close-up with […]

  • The time has come to take Internal Communications out of its comfort zone.

    Employee Communications, Internal communication

    The time has come to take Internal Communications out of its comfort zone.

    At the beginning of November, Ruder Finn hosted a webinar sharing some insights to their research, now the report is complete and Laura Jameson, Internal Communications Director, Ruder Finn UK, has kindly shared some of the findings and there’s a link below to download the report too.   Over to Laura.   Before I start this post, I want to ask you some questions: Do you feel like internal communications is just an afterthought among your senior leaders? Is your internal comms strategy only engaging small pockets of your total employee base? Is email your go-to comms channel? Do you wish you could connect with employees in a more interesting, dynamic […]

  • Nominate your #icheroes by 30 November

    #Insidestory

    Nominate your #icheroes by 30 November

    Who are your #icheroes? Who do you admire who works in internal communication? Who do you think is making an outstanding contribution to internal communication? Who do you think is a rising star in internal communication? Are you an #ichero?     Communicators are sometimes the last people to praise their own work. Often, the most dilligent and hard working individuals are busy delivering and moving on to the next project. They don’t stop to seek out awards and opportunities to show off their work. This is partly why we made the Clare Latham award a nomination award last year. This year we’ve done the same with the Future Leader award which was new last […]

  • Our guide to submitting winning #insidestory awards

    #Insidestory, Awards

    Our guide to submitting winning #insidestory awards

    You have to be in it to win it Of course we cannot guarantee you’ll win an #insidestory award if you enter – that would be cheating. But you have to enter awards to have a chance of winning, and entering the #insidestory awards is not difficult. It quite simply takes some good work, a bit of time and some planning to enter. And we thought we’d help you with the planning with just two weeks until the early deadline and a month until the late entry deadline. This year we’ve introduced a new online tool for you to submit your #insidestory entries. It should make it easy to enter, guide […]

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#Insidestory awards 2017 shortlist announced!

#Insidestory awards 2017 shortlist announced!

We are really excited to announce the shortlist for the #insidestory awards 2017. Congratulations to everyone who entered this year’s #insidestory awards, the standard was excellent making judging even harder than last year. If you have been shortlisted then make sure you buy your ticket to join us on Thursday 23 February to find out if you will be walking away with a coveted #insidestory award! Early bird tickets are available until 3 February, so make sure you get your ticket today! Best Internal Communication campaign Large Bupa Carillion plc Community Integrated Care ING Bank N.V. Small KCOM SGN Ltd   Best example of an Employee Engagement Programme Community Integrated Care […]

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#insidestory awards shortlist 2017 – part 1

#insidestory awards shortlist 2017 – part 1

The judges have concluded the first stage of their assessments of the #insidestory awards for 2017 on Monday 9 January. Today we are pleased to announce the first part of our release of that shortlist. Part two of that release with the remaining categories shortlist will follow later this week.   UPDATE Friday 13 Jan 17 at 10.40am – Part two of the shortlist will now be announced next week. We are being very diligent and ensuring that one last category is assessed.     We are adjudicating the entries in the remaining categories to finalise the full awards shortlist. So here goes, Part one, including Best in house team, […]

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Blue Tang

We’re all going to the Zoo… Are you coming too?

Have you all got your #Insidestory awards entries in? You don’t have long as the final deadline for entries is 14 December. So get cracking because you have to be in it to win it. While you gather your entries, we’re thinking ahead to the all-important 2017 #Insidestory awards ceremony and we are sure you will want to be there! #insidestory 2017 awards party This year’s awards ceremony will take place on the evening of Thursday 23 February 2017 and you can look forward to experiencing something a bit different… February’s event will be held at the world-famous ZSL London Zoo! It will give you the opportunity to get close-up with […]

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The time has come to take Internal Communications out of its comfort zone.

The time has come to take Internal Communications out of its comfort zone.

At the beginning of November, Ruder Finn hosted a webinar sharing some insights to their research, now the report is complete and Laura Jameson, Internal Communications Director, Ruder Finn UK, has kindly shared some of the findings and there’s a link below to download the report too.   Over to Laura.   Before I start this post, I want to ask you some questions: Do you feel like internal communications is just an afterthought among your senior leaders? Is your internal comms strategy only engaging small pockets of your total employee base? Is email your go-to comms channel? Do you wish you could connect with employees in a more interesting, dynamic […]

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Nominate your #icheroes by 30 November

Nominate your #icheroes by 30 November

Who are your #icheroes? Who do you admire who works in internal communication? Who do you think is making an outstanding contribution to internal communication? Who do you think is a rising star in internal communication? Are you an #ichero?     Communicators are sometimes the last people to praise their own work. Often, the most dilligent and hard working individuals are busy delivering and moving on to the next project. They don’t stop to seek out awards and opportunities to show off their work. This is partly why we made the Clare Latham award a nomination award last year. This year we’ve done the same with the Future Leader award which was new last […]

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Our guide to submitting winning #insidestory awards

Our guide to submitting winning #insidestory awards

You have to be in it to win it Of course we cannot guarantee you’ll win an #insidestory award if you enter – that would be cheating. But you have to enter awards to have a chance of winning, and entering the #insidestory awards is not difficult. It quite simply takes some good work, a bit of time and some planning to enter. And we thought we’d help you with the planning with just two weeks until the early deadline and a month until the late entry deadline. This year we’ve introduced a new online tool for you to submit your #insidestory entries. It should make it easy to enter, guide […]

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