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The ROI of internal communications: How to build a business case for a modern intranet

This article was originally published on Jan. 19, 2021, and was updated on Nov. 21, 2023. As an internal communicator, you know the value internal comms brings to the table. But can you prove that value to decision makers in your organization — the folks who hold the budget for IC software, tools and services like a modern intranet?

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How Technology Is Revolutionizing Communication In The Transportation Sector

There was a time when transportation technology focussed almost solely on speed. Bullet trains and Concorde airplanes were the high standards of travel innovation, and the notion that faster was better reigned supreme. Nowadays, new goals are taking precedence in the transportation sector. Accessibility, sustainability, and efficiency are hot topics, while journey planning, tracking, safety, and security sit high on the priority list for both operators and consumers.


Using communications to transform culture at Nissan

Change management is a scary topic — especially when it involves transforming culture. But, you shouldn’t shy away from opportunities to champion change within your organization. We recently had the opportunity to discuss transforming culture with Brian Brockman, VP of Communications for US and Canada at Nissan. In the interview, we unpack several interesting topics and lessons Brian learned while working on the Nissan Next initiative.

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Technical Communication and Why it Matters in Your Workplace

It’s no secret that the cornerstone of good business practices and processes lies in effective interdisciplinary communication. You want employees from different departments and with varied levels of expertise and experience to be able to engage with one another on a level playing field, rather than there being an imbalance in every interaction.


Overview of the Internal Communications Manager role + job description

This article was originally published on Oct. 11, 2021, and was updated on Oct. 6, 2023. A key component in thriving organizations is strong communication between all levels of employees. When a team is on the same page, clear about their objectives and mission, and regularly informed about company changes, they will reach their goals faster and with fewer obstacles. This is why having the right internal communications manager is essential for large and growing organizations.


Amplify your purpose: A worksheet to identify your internal communications charter and pillars

Internal communications transcend the boundaries of emails and newsletters. Internal communicators become strategic allies when grounded with a solid foundation and guided principles — a communications charter.


Applied artificial intelligence: What to know when using AI in communications strategy

If you’re an internal communicator experimenting with generative AI (like ChatGPT and others), you’re not only an early adopter but are also likely taking a lot of questions from your team about applied artificial intelligence (AI) in the context of communications strategy.


8 Types of Communication Models and How They Differentiate

Communication plays a vital role in our everyday lives, shaping how we connect, comprehend, and interact with others. In this article, we will go on an exploration of eight diverse communication models, each offering valuable insights into the intricate processes that govern communication and collaboration in the workplace. From classic theories to modern frameworks, we will take you through the fundamental principles that underpin successful communication.

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Communication Etiquette: Best Practices for Engaging with Customers Online

In an age where every click, like, and share holds monumental value, navigating the landscape of online communication can be a daunting task. As business engagement blurs into the digital realm, it is essential for companies to understand the essence of communication etiquette when interacting with customers online. This holds especially true as successful customer engagement holds the potential to contribute to a significant 23% increase in business revenue.