Internal Communication

political divide

Companies Shut Down Political Talk, Do Employees Agree?

April 27th, 2021 by

While some executives believe banning political discussion can protect workers and create a more productive environment, employees and consumers may disagree.

the Met

The Art of Internal Communication; How the Met has Managed

April 6th, 2021 by

COVID-19 and a rapid succession of political, economic and racial crises presented an unprecedented challenge to an unrivaled American cultural institution, the Met.  One of its most valuable assets was particularly under threat: its people.

man in mask walking into office

Back to Work: How to Communicate Reopening Offices and Businesses

April 2nd, 2021 by

Vaccination cards fill social media timelines. Grandparents are planning reunions with grandchildren. Schools have reopened. Major League Baseball just began its season with fans. And friends are making plans to enjoy their first meals inside… Continued

employee experience

Prudential CCO: Communication is Critical to Business Ecosystems and Employee Experience

March 2nd, 2021 by

PRNEWS interviewed Alan Sexton, Prudential Financial CCO, who believes PR pros, who work throughout the enterprise are vital to succeeding within business ecosystems. In addition, he’s tracking the employee experience in a WFH world, with an eye to avoiding cultural decay.

woman smiling working at computer

What Working from Home Taught Me About Productivity

February 25th, 2021 by

Goldman Sachs boss David Solomon is the latest CEO to join the debate over working from home. For his company, it’s not feasible, he says. For other leaders, the pandemic made work from home a necessity. The author of this was a skeptic, but now he’s sold on working from home. Companies have made changes, though, including sharing corporate values and transmitting culture via internal communication.


How Communicators Can Inspire Employees to Vaccinate

February 24th, 2021 by

Most employees receive health benefits from employers. It makes sense that companies are at the center of getting staff to vaccinate. Here are tips and tactics to create engaging, fun and accessible internal communication to encourage vaccination.

staff engagement

From Survive to Thrive: Staff Engagement Tips for 2021

February 2nd, 2021 by

As the world continues to rock and reel through concurrent stressors, companies need to reset and reevaluate their employee experience. In the wake of change and uncertainty, employee engagement programs are failing to meet employee needs.

working mom at home distracted by kids

HPE CCO Emphasizes Internal Communication as Half its Workforce Plans to WFH Post-Virus

November 30th, 2020 by

The PR industry might need to come up with a new term for Internal communication now that so many staffers are working from home. For HPE CCO Jennifer Temple the issue seems permanent. In a wide-ranging interview she tells us nearly half her company’s 62,000 global staff probably will not return to the office on a regular basis after the pandemic. Temple tells us how her team plans to engage a segmented employee base.

tired at computer

How Internal Communicators are Fighting Employee Burnout and Zoom Fatigue

November 5th, 2020 by

As quarantine stretched on, virtual happy hours and video-call dinners with family and friends tended to become less exciting. Similarly, as work-from-home continues, the push is on for internal communicators to keep things fresh at the virtual office. Here are tips for a fresh approach to internal communication months into the pandemic.

71% of PR Pros See Responsibilities Growing, Though 64% See Flat Budgets and Headcounts

November 3rd, 2020 by

For PR it’s the best of times and the worst, according to a new survey about organization from PRNEWS and the Institute of PR (IPR). More than 300 respondents tell us communication is in demand across the company, yet budgets and headcounts are stuck.