• 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 […]

  • Don’t just imagine winning an #insidestory award, enter and win

    #Insidestory, Awards

    Don’t just imagine winning an #insidestory award, enter and win

    There are just 23 days until the early deadline for entries to the #insidestory awards. Standard deadline is 18.00 on Wednesday 30 November. Late entry deadline is 18.00 on Wednesday 14 December. Get your name on one of these beautiful plaques Imagine your name here   This year we’ve made it even more simple to enter the awards with a new online submission tool. A new team of stellar judges will assess your work. We want you to be the stars of the show next year     We’ll be sharing a list of judges later this week – be assured there’s a fantastic group of industry professionals who are going […]

  • Taking internal comms out of its comfort zone

    Employee Engagement, Internal communication

    Taking internal comms out of its comfort zone

    On Wednesday 2 November, we held a webinar, taking internal communication out of its comfort zone, with Laura Jameson, Director – Internal Communications and Nick Leonard, Managing Director from Ruder Finn presenting some of their findings from a recent study into what is the general perception of internal communications and what are the top five challenges communicators face today. This study was undertaken in the summer and some of the results were shared during the webinar.   You can see the slides from the webinar here. Taking internal communication out of its comfort zone from CIPR Inside   There were quite a few questions raised at the end and Nick […]

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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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Don’t just imagine winning an #insidestory award, enter and win

Don’t just imagine winning an #insidestory award, enter and win

There are just 23 days until the early deadline for entries to the #insidestory awards. Standard deadline is 18.00 on Wednesday 30 November. Late entry deadline is 18.00 on Wednesday 14 December. Get your name on one of these beautiful plaques Imagine your name here   This year we’ve made it even more simple to enter the awards with a new online submission tool. A new team of stellar judges will assess your work. We want you to be the stars of the show next year     We’ll be sharing a list of judges later this week – be assured there’s a fantastic group of industry professionals who are going […]

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Taking internal comms out of its comfort zone

Taking internal comms out of its comfort zone

On Wednesday 2 November, we held a webinar, taking internal communication out of its comfort zone, with Laura Jameson, Director – Internal Communications and Nick Leonard, Managing Director from Ruder Finn presenting some of their findings from a recent study into what is the general perception of internal communications and what are the top five challenges communicators face today. This study was undertaken in the summer and some of the results were shared during the webinar.   You can see the slides from the webinar here. Taking internal communication out of its comfort zone from CIPR Inside   There were quite a few questions raised at the end and Nick […]

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