Why Mobile is Essential in Employee Communications

Why Mobile is Essential in Employee Communications

July 21, 2017

By G.I. Sanders

Once upon a time, mobile devices were the size of small bricks and used exclusively by the rich and famous. Today, over 75% of the American population owns a smartphone, which they can easily tuck into their pocket. With employees spending almost as much time on their phones as their computers, many companies are integrating […]

How to Improve Your Company’s Communication With Employees

July 17, 2017

By Robyn Hannah

In today’s modern workforce, internal communication can make or break a company’s success. With company announcements and emergencies having crucial time constraints, effectively sending that message to every stakeholder involved in your business can be a challenge. This challenge could stem from the Bureau of Labor Statistics estimation that over 75 million Americans are hourly-wage workers, performing […]

Company Communication Crisis Plan

Company Communication Crisis Plan: How to Communicate With Employees When Things Go Wrong

July 14, 2017

By G.I. Sanders

When something bad or unexpected happens at an organization, leaders rush to calm customers. They send out strategic emails, work closely with PR and legal teams, and do all they can to mitigate the crisis. But are company leaders doing enough to communicate with employees? Whether something goes awry within your company (for example, your […]

State of Workplace Communications: Companies Struggle to Reach Employees in Today’s Disconnected, Widely Distributed Workforce

July 10, 2017

By Robyn Hannah

Company communications platform Dynamic Signal recently released The State of Workplace Communications report, its first annual study of communication professionals. The report gives insight into which channels are currently being used to disseminate important information, the challenges communication leaders face in communicating effectively within their organizations, and what budget is being allocated to solve these challenges. WORKPLACE COMMUNICATIONS ARE DISCONNECTED Survey […]

The Future of Communications Means Leaving the Past Behind

July 5, 2017

By Robyn Hannah

There are many things about HR communication that we’ve accepted as “the way it is” for far too long. As practitioners of HR-oriented communications, and as employees ourselves, we should expect more. But giving up on how we’ve done things for decades isn’t always so easy. We get stuck in habits and patterns and analog […]

3 Tips to Empower Your Workforce by Salesforce’s Social Media Team

June 21, 2017

By Caitlin Dunn

We recently sat down with Tiffany Hsu, Manager of Social Media Marketing at Salesforce to explore how her team has built their ambassador program of 7,000+ employees and counting. On this webinar, our Director of Marketing, G.I. Sanders joined Hsu on a webinar covering their biggest insights and successes. The Social Media team at Salesforce […]

Employee-Manager Communication: How to Do it Right

June 19, 2017

By An Le

Company leaders talk a lot about how to communicate with their employees. After all, teams that are “in the know” are likely to be more motivated and productive than those who are left in the dark. It’s relatively easy to send a mass email to every employee or to implement an company communication software solution, […]

IABC 2017- GLOBAL BUSINESS: Lead Communication—Make Real Impact

June 12, 2017

By Robyn Hannah

It’s finally here! If you’re in Washington, D.C. for the 2017 IABC World Conference, we would love to meet you at booth 205, where we’ll be camped out for the duration of the conference. We are thrilled be members of this important organization, serving communication practitioners and advancing the important role they serve in global […]

Provide Content That Serves You AND Them…

June 1, 2017

By Robyn Hannah

By Ted Rubin, Author, Speaker, Dynamic Signal Advisor, and all around rad guy. In addition to social training, grooming social advocates within your company also requires that they have access to content. Naturally, you’ll be publishing content that’s brand related for them to share. However, don’t make it a one-way street. Also publish (or curate) […]

5 Easy Ways to Enhance Your Company Communications

May 31, 2017

By G.I. Sanders

Employees that receive better company communications report higher levels of motivation, productivity, and overall happiness with their jobs. In fact, according to The McKinsey Global Institute, employee productivity improves by 20-25% when employees feel connected and engaged. As your team grows, it is more important than ever to keep employees in the loop. However, it […]