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Inside Out is soon be replaced with Voice, our new quarterly print publication click here for more information.  We will continue to host previous copies of Inside Out available for members . InsideOut focuses on: professional development, new thinking, industry knowledge, case studies on award-winning work.
InsideOut March 2016
Unless you’ve tried delivering a tough message to employees who regularly have to travel in armoured vehicles for their own safety, your job probably isn’t as challenging as Tony Kay’s.

He was the UK’s Consular Regional Director for the Middle East from 2009 until 2012. The Arab Spring came slap bang in the middle of his tenure, with democratic uprisings spreading across the region, originating in Tunisia in December 2010 and quickly taking hold in Egypt (twice!), Libya, Syria, Yemen, and Bahrain.“It seemed like, as soon as I took on a new country, it dissolved into civil war,” Tony tells InsideOut.

Also in this edition, Laura Storey tells why IBM changed its IC policy, the State of the Sector 2016 report is analysed by Steve Doswell, Principled Persuasion author Mike Churchman outlines a stark choice for communicators, Paul Middlebrook of The Allotment explains how Perspex was used to engage employees across the globe and Lithuanian telecoms group Teo goes under the Spotlight.
InsideOut February 2016
What can digital signs on plasma screens add to your internal comms channel mix? Screens can be much more than just a modern-day notice board. They can use video, infographics, PowerPoint, RSS news feeds, offering everything from corporate messages, reminders and news alerts to weather or traffic updates.

February’s InsideOut – the free magazine for IoIC members - consulted a panel of experts (including a channel manager, a digital software expert and comms agencies) to come up with 10 ways to make digital signs work for you...

Also in this edition we talk to Cathy Brown of Engage For Success about changing attitudes in the workplace, author Rob Goffee about why communicators should tell the truth before someone else does, how face-to-face comms helps build trust, Jo Ann Sweeney argues there's a comms chasm between what leaders want to say and what IC tells workers, and Dixons Carphone goes under the Spotlight.
InsideOut January 2016
New year, new comms. InsideOut talks to five IC thought leaders about the way ahead this year, asking ‘Is it time to stop pontificating and deliver?’ as well as getting their views on hot comms opportunities and ‘game changers’ they see coming down the line.

This issue also investigates the job opportunities likely to be available to communicators at all levels in 2016 – and we preview the annual event, IoIC Live, which will concentrate on ‘humanising comms’. Plus, Communicator of the Year Jane Lawrence talks about what makes her Northumbrian Water Group team so successful, and the Sector Spotlight falls on Allied Irish Bank.
InsideOut November 2015
Almost 90,000 people are in UK prisons at any one time and one in five of us has a criminal conviction - but it can be an uphill struggle to convince other employees it makes sense to help ex-offenders into employment.

November’s InsideOut talks to office equipment giants Ricoh and the people behind the Ban The Box campaign. Also in this issue, former IoIC chairman Paul Brasington looks at tone of voice and members can download a 34-page guide on the subject. Plus Sian Jones of the Bank of England tells how to fight back against the erosion of trust, author Sarah Lloyd-Hughes offers six tips on making messages more memorable, and the Sector Spotlight falls on international rail consultancy Interfleet.
InsideOut October 2015
The cream of internal comms was recognised at the IoIC Awards 2015 and InsideOut showcases the three Gold Awards winners. They are the British Red Cross for Best Campaign, The RSA Journal by Wardour for Best Print entry and Northumbrian water Group for Best Digital entry.

Also in this edition, we preview this year’s Insight Seminar by talking to two of the speakers – Nick Howard of Edelman, who puts together the annual Trust Barometer, and Anthony Burrows who helped turn around rock bottom morale at Allied Irish bank. Plus, find out why employees at MSLGROUP had the day off for a good cause, get six ways to encourage employees to share relevant information and see the Sector Spotlight fall on Imperial Tobacco.
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