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Top 7 Internal Communications Trends for 2017

Top 7 Internal Communications Trends for 2017

Is there going to be anything radically different in 2017 compared to 2016 or, for that matter,  2015 or 2014?  A recent blog by an IC partner posed the question: The Death of Internal Communication Roles? But while the provocative headline served the purpose of attracting attention, the essence of the piece was more prosaic,

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The Power of Mobile to Enhance and Connect Organizational Communications

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In light of recent reports, we invited Ciara O’Keeffe of  StaffConnect to give us her thoughts regarding the use of mobile  for organizational communications.  Imagine a scenario where a sales director is asking their CEO for budget for a new sales tool. This tool has been proven to increase sales productivity by 16%, customer satisfaction by 23%

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Strapped for cash? Survey reveals paltry IC budgets

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One-third of internal communicators have annual budgets of less than $10,000, the results of Newsweaver’s Inside IC 2016 survey have revealed. While the majority of these communicators come from companies of less than 1,000 employees, the figure is nonetheless startlingly low given the huge impact internal communications can have on a business. With huge percentages

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IC industry ‘not using mobile in spite of trends elsewhere’

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Newsweaver’s internal communications survey ‘Inside IC Survey 2016‘ has shown that the use of mobile by internal communicators is much lower than expected. Almost half of all email opens occurred on mobile phones in 2015, according to a survey by Adestra. That fact represents a major change in the way emails are received, so we

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Inside IC Survey: Is Strategy Taking Over?

Inside IC Survey: Is Strategy Taking Over?

Newsweaver and Ragan’s 2016 Internal Communication survey included an interesting development in reporting lines. Over 20% of respondents had selected “Other” for their reporting line, second behind Corporate Communications. When we reviewed the descriptions we found that one third (7%) listed the CEO/COO (or equivalent) or Head of Strategy. Could it be that the connections between

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Email: Still the preferred channel for driving change, but for how long?

The results are in; the votes have been counted and verified, and the winner of the best way of driving change in organizations is… email. That’s according to the interim results of Newsweaver’s recent Inside IC survey on the Internal Communications industry, conducted with Ragan. Twice as many people rated email as the most effective channel

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Inside IC Survey Results – Action and Reaction

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Roll up, roll up… the results are in! Newsweaver, together with Ragan Communications, recently completed a state-of-the-sector survey to understand what’s happening in the world of IC in 2016. The results reveal some fascinating insights so stay tuned here for our Inside IC series over the coming month. Inside IC is the definitive, bi-annual internal

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Introducing New Cross-Channel Analytics for Internal Communications

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NEWSWEAVER LAUNCHES GROUND BREAKING CROSS-CHANNEL ANALYTICS PRODUCT FOR INTERNAL COMMUNICATIONS For the first time organizations can easily measure the reach and impact of employee communications across their key digital channels Newsweaver, the global leader in Internal Communication software, has launched a pioneering new technology, Cross-Channel Analytics. Designed specifically for corporate and internal communicators, Cross-Channel Analytics

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Strategy On A Page (SOAP)

“To forget one’s purpose is the commonest form of stupidity.” Friedrich Nietzsche Leadership is seriously important, dynamic and challenging. It is seriously important because its core to the results and success – or failure – of every enterprise. It is dynamic because it’s characterized by constant change. It is challenging because it requires effort, determination

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