Internal Communication

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Communicators Offer Guidance as Omicron Dominates Headlines

November 29th, 2021 by

As public health entities raise the alarm around the Omicron variant, communicators face the daunting challenge of what to tell employees and the public.

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Report Finds Steep Disconnect Between Internal Communication and Employees

November 9th, 2021 by

Nearly 70 percent of communicators think they know what updates and information employees need. However, only 31 percent of employees agree, according to an Axios HQ survey. 


What PR Pros Can Do to Get Ahead of the Vaccine Mandate

October 14th, 2021 by

President Biden’s vaccine mandate may be finalized next week. To get ready, corporate PR pros should establish regular, transparent communication now.

Internal Communicators Rely on PR Basics to Address Return to Work

October 1st, 2021 by

They are among the most-asked questions now: What will the return to office (RTO) look like and when will it happen? For most companies, the truth is, ‘We’re not entirely sure.’

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United’s Vaccine Mandate Offers Example of Executive Communication

September 29th, 2021 by

United Airlines has begun the termination process for unvaccinated employees, raising communications challenges at the executive level. Here are some external and internal comms takeaways from the move.

Internal Communication is Key to Keeping Employees Motivated During Uncertainty

August 20th, 2021 by

Due to the Delta variant, companies are cancelling or delaying return-to-office plans. Managers are scrambling to revise schedules. Employees are disappointed, confused and frustrated. Many were looking forward to in-person interactions with colleagues. In the face of lingering uncertainty and frustration, HR and internal communication teams will have their work cut out for them. How and what they communicate will play a key role in motivating employees.

When We Return to the Office, Internal Communication will Rise Again

July 26th, 2021 by

As it did during the outset of the pandemic, internal communication once again will take center stage as companies get set to re-open offices. An emphasis on the basics of good communication will rule the day.

80% of PR Pros Say Communication Gained Value in 2020

June 30th, 2021 by

You can look at recent surveys in at least two ways: 2020 was an anomaly, so any survey results are suspect, or let’s dive in and see if assumptions about PR’s role during an usual… Continued

[VIDEO] Bessie Kokalis Pescio, Global Head, Internal Communications, Philip Morris Int

June 23rd, 2021 by

PRNEWS Live on LinkedIn today (June 23, 2021) welcomed Bessie Kokalis Pescio, global head, internal communications for Philip Morris International. She discussed lessons learned during the pandemic and post-pandemic plans for the global company’s internal… Continued

A Three-Part Approach to Communication Can Help Mitigate the Effects of a Crisis

June 15th, 2021 by

How do we, as communicators, ensure our shadow reflects our company, our organization’s culture and our brand values, rather than the news, accurate or not, surrounding a crisis?