5 things the global comms conference taught me…

Wednesday 10 July 2019

Advita Patel, CIPR Inside Chair and internal communications expert shares 5 things (of the hundreds she could’ve picked) she learned at the recent IABC World Conference in Vancouver.

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Success Profiles for government communicators

Wednesday 17 April 2019

Jo Pennington, head of comms professionalism at HMRC, unpacks for us Success Profiles, the new Civil Service approach to recruitment

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9 questions with…

Monday 8 April 2019

In March, we caught up with Jenni Field, Director at Redefining Comms, to hear about how she got into internal comms, her first ever job and love for Lee Child…

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It’s a small world: comms in two of the smallest government bodies

Tuesday 5 March 2019

What do Heads of Comms in some of the smallest government bodies do day to day? We caught up with Lisa Browne at GAD and Alex Barnett at GIAA to find out…

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How to be more strategic: Channels

Monday 18 February 2019

How often do you step back to consider what channels we need, how they relate to each other and how and where we should be deploying them to best effect? Lee Smith from Gatehouse gives his top tips and an essential checklist for your channels.

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Kicking the habit, changing behaviour with communications

Tuesday 5 February 2019

Have you ever been frustrated when people don’t do what you need them to, when you’ve told them, again and again? In this article, Lester Posner talks about the new GCS Behaviour Change guide and what you can do to become a more effective influencer in your organisation.

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9 questions with…

Tuesday 15 January 2019

We caught up with Inês Osborne, Head of Internal Comms and Engagement at the Office for Nuclear Regulation, to find out what her first job was, how she got into internal comms and her fondness for Japanese proverbs… well, one at least

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Top tips for… writing intranet stories

Thursday 10 January 2019

Some hints and tips for writing more compelling news stories for your intranet

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Don’t have a style guide? Here’s why you need one

Thursday 13 December 2018

Janette Wolf, writer at DfE, gives you the lowdown on how to define your style and use it to create impactful communications

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How to be more strategic: Know your audience

Monday 10 December 2018

In his latest post in our blog series Lee Smith turns his attention to arguably the single most important element of strategic internal communication – the audience

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