10 tips for your internal comms strategy

browningyork Charity, Communication audiences, Communication channels, Communication lessons, Communication measurement

If you’re currently working on your internal communications strategy, you’re not alone. I’m working with two charities at the moment to help them develop theirs and strategies were the topic for yesterday’s CharityComms special interest group for internal communicatiors. It’s great to know that so many organisations are recognising the strategic importance of effective internal comms – or at least …

How much does internal communication cost?

browningyork General communication, Planning, Strategy communication, University

To be honest, there are no hard and fast rules about what it will cost. You might as well ask how long is a piece of string. But at a time when my university clients are all looking at their budgets ready for the start of their new financial year in August, it is useful to think about what to …

3 tips for connecting with hard to reach audiences

browningyork Communication audiences, Communication lessons, Planning

Just about every organisation I know has groups of employees that are hard to reach, so as an internal communications professional you are not alone. In the 2016 Gatehouse State of the Sector report 43% of respondents named ‘hard to reach audiences’ as one of their top barriers to successful internal comms. I spoke about this topic at the recent …