Internal Communication

Consistency vs the 'new look'

We are all fond of getting a little change in our lives…….- a new hair-do, a new pair of glasses…..but when it comes to changing an internal web page…..we are often at cross roads with regard to the overall look and feel…..the debate – time tested vs the unknown………which I am sure most internal communicators […]

Internal Communication

Communicating while in transit

In India, with the outsourcing boom, we have witnessed a spurt of transport fleet management entities which ferry employees to and from their homes and work. I am sure it is a unique concept compared to any other nation involved in outsourcing. Our challenges stem from matching shift timings, infrastructure issues, transport drawbacks among others. […]

Internal Communication

Pink Slip Awards?

http://www.pinkslipawards.com/  This is a fiendishly named award for employer branding! In India, Time of India, one of the leading publications in the country which has a recruitment insert called Times Ascent – quite popular. The concept of creating an awards around recruitment marketing and employer branding is quite unique in these parts though. But the awards […]

Internal Communication

Why internal communicators should conduct a session in the employee orientation program

I just returned after a presentation at my 4th induction session on communications. Quite a good feeling! The session is part of the orientation program which new joinees must attend to enter the organization.  It makes for an opportune moment to sell the internal communications story for the organization. A captive, attentive audience – you will […]