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6 Ideas to Evolve Your Leader’s Internal Communication Channel

Apart from navigating leadership styles, internal communicators also need to periodically review and curate channels that leaders use. Leaders’ channel preferences (email, face-to-face, social or video) often vary by their personality types. As a leader’s communication matures over time and audiences express different expectations of what they prefer receiving, there are opportunities for the internal […]

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Placing communication at the heart of Global Capability Centers

Organizations that set up global capability centers mostly focus on getting the location, systems, processes and transitions right. Establishing operations at a global capability center takes many forms. Organizations either set-up the center themselves, take the support of a local vendor to build-operate-transfer the unit or buyout an existing center giving them ready access to talent and […]

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5 tips to help leaders deliver effective presentations

Senior leaders often represent their organizations at external engagements as speakers or panelists. The expectation is to contribute to a discussion or share thought leadership insights on topics that matter. Here, the communicator’s role isn’t to help create content for marketing or branding or to make the leader look good on stage. It is very […]

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Use storytelling to inspire, connect and engage staff

Last week, I shared a case study of Mira and her challenges in getting staff aligned on the non-profit’s vision and plans. Got some interesting perspectives from readers: Collin suggested having a leader video to explain the vision and get better buy-in, Poonamrecommended a working group that assists Mira and providing incentives for ideas that employees contribute and Kevin believes […]

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Guest Blog & Interview | Saskia Jones | Build Trust through Inclusive & Participative Internal Communications

What role does internal communication play in helping leaders and organizations build trust? Can internal communicators influence organizational success? This 14th edition of Intraskope’s Spotlight on Internal Communication Series is from the United Kingdom featuring Saskia Jones – former Head, Communications Engagement at Oxfam, who shares insights on employee advocacy and building trust among the […]

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Interview & Case Study | Roma Balwani | Innovate and Co-Create Purposeful Communication

Can internal communication influence behavioral change among employees? Is it possible to spur innovation and creativity? The next edition of Intraskope’s Spotlight on Internal Communication Series features Roma Balwani, Director, Strategic Resources Group and former President – Group Communications, Sustainable Development & CSR and member – Group Executive Committee, Vedanta. Roma shares how internal communication is not just […]

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How Can Organizations Become Great At Creating Tomorrow?

If there is one question that goes through every CXO’s mind it is about steering and taking their organization to the next level amidst a sea of transformation sweeping the world. There is no easy answer to this question – although yesterday at the third meeting of the Best Employers’ Club organized by the Great Place to Work […]