The lovely chaps over at the CIPR Education and Skills group have included a post from me on their blog.
The Big Yak is an internal communications unconference run by The IC Crowd. I had my first ever Yak experience this weekend and it was brilliant.
As part of Volunteers’ Week, I put together a brief animation about why I love volunteering with CIPR Inside.
Roller derby and internal communications don’t, at first glance, have very much in common… But, during roller derby training the other week, something struck me. In roller derby, you first have to learn the ‘minimum skills’ you need to play safely.
The debate of where the internal communications function ‘lives’ within an organisation continues to rumble on. At the recent CIPR Inside AGM, Sasha Watson from Arm discussed how she views this question – and eloquently argued that our ‘home’ should firmly be within HR.
I recently attended a change communications masterclass with Rachel Miller from All Things IC. The masterclass was a great experience – loads of useful discussion in a small group, all coming from different industries, and with different internal communications experiences – focusing on communicating change within our organisations. We covered a huge amount of material […]
Welcome to my new blog. I’ll be putting pen to paper (well, finger to keyboard) to share my thoughts on internal communications and employee engagement, approaches I’ve found useful, and articles and bits and bobs I’ve found interesting. I’ve recently returned to work after a year away, and it’s amazing to see how much internal […]