Internal Communications Blogs

The Building Blocks of Great Internal Communications

Posted 08 November, 2019 in Internal Communications

Internal communications is a bit like building a house. There are lots of components to get right. Having a strong foundation is essential. And you definitely don’t want any gaps.

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What Makes The Best Internal Communication Campaigns?

Posted 03 September, 2019

We’re exposed to messages everywhere we go. Whether at home, at work or anywhere in between, a constant stream of information is fed to us. In fact, each person receives about 105,000 words every day. Or put another way, 23 words per second – that’s a lot of information overload.

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Change Fatigue: 7 Strategies To Overcome Employee Resistance

Posted 28 August, 2019

Mergers and acquisitions, integrations, restructures and digital transformations are shaping workplaces across the globe. Change is essential for businesses to thrive and grow. And yet, 70% of change initiatives fail. Of these, nearly 40% are due to employee resistance.

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The Truth Behind Collaboration Tools – It’s Time To Get Real

Posted 21 August, 2019

There’s been a lot of hype around collaboration tools. And like every tool in the internal communicator’s toolkit, they have their place. But something I see too often is an obsession with collaboration tools.

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Neglecting Top-Down Communication Is The Biggest Mistake You’ll Make

Posted 15 August, 2019

We’re working in an age of constant change. Digital transformation, dispersed workforces and declining engagement are defining our business environment. If your leadership comms don’t step up, you’re not going to keep up.

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5 Ways Data Will Improve Internal Communications (+ 1 Way Internal Comms Maximizes Data)

Posted 17 July, 2019

Data analytics and internal communications might seem like strange bedfellows. After all, data scientists are serious and nerdy, while internal communicators are fun-loving and frivolous, right?

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10 Ways To Engage Employees With Year-End Financial Results

Posted 26 June, 2019

The end of the business fiscal year is fast approaching for many organizations. The results of 12 months of effort are revealed. A yardstick is planted for how successful the business has been – and what the future may hold.

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IABC Conference Insights - From Message Fatigue To Memorable Moments

Posted 14 June, 2019

The annual IABC internal communications conference lit up Vancouver this year and the SnapComms team were there. Not just attending, but presenting a masterclass in internal comms.

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5 Key Customer Success Insights From The Pulse Conference

Posted 06 June, 2019

Customer Success is essential in business today. It’s a powerful tool for organizations to proactively get ahead of risks and capitalize on opportunities. The proof is there for all to see.

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How Better Executive Communication Improves Staff Buy-in

Posted 30 May, 2019

There’s a lot riding on C-suite executives. As well as guiding the organization’s strategic direction, they fulfill a critical role in executive communication. Theirs is the voice employees look to for wisdom, certainty and assurance.

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