As part of our #IChoseIC Campaign Ambassador Stacy Gibbs spoke to students at Strathclyde University about her IC career journey and the reality of the role day to day. In this blog Stacy reflects upon the event and the insights she shared with students.
Explore the findings of our latest survey, unveiling the perspectives of IC professionals on the utilisation and integration of Artificial Intelligence (AI) within workplace environments and internal communication practices
The terminology around climate sustainability is enough to confuse anyone without a scientific degree. But sustainability is about more than environmental challenges – and IC professionals need to study and understand the science behind it and then translate it for employees.
In the first of a series of articles where business leaders share their perspectives on leadership authenticity, Graeme Nieman, Group CEO of insurance business AutoProtect Group since 2022, reflects on his communication style.
We continue our IC Career series where IC practitioners share stories from their careers, with Sonia Squires, who shares her career journey from working in the Higher Education Sector to becoming Head of Internal Communications. As well as sharing what she considers to be the biggest opportunities for internal communication practitioners today.
There comes a point when every IC team realises it needs to be more effective. Scaling up isn’t just about having more people to do more work; it’s about moulding your skills to a more strategic way
Andrew Harvey is chief executive of the VMA Group, a recruitment agency specialising in communications, digital and marketing roles. Here, he offers his advice on how to be effective and intentional while applying for a job, as well as five things for IC managers to ask interviewees when hiring.
Agility isn't a buzzword, but a necessity for companies to survive and thrive. It needs to be woven into the workplace so teams can adapt and respond to change - fast. Without agility, companies (and comms folks) get left behind.
The IC Index research found that UK employees still both rely on and prefer email as a way of hearing news about and from their employer. But how can IC professionals make the best use out of this channel? Here, five experts provide their practical advice on how to deliver specificity, conciseness and intention every time you press Send.
In organisations with small workforces or in companies that are late to the IC party, the internal comms function might be just you – a team of just one. Here, four experts, who are currently or have been the only IC person in their workplace, share their tips on how to connect, build knowledge and ultimately feel less alone as a communications professional.
Kantar launched its new purpose as part of an overarching concept for its vision for the future. Here, the data, insights and consulting company's Josh Smith-Johnston explains the cascade process that made it a success.
Your company’s purpose is one of the most important sentences you’ll publish in internal comms. Narrowing down the essence of why the business exists into a single statement and getting employees to buy into it is no easy task.