Tag Archives: Communication

Why ‘Agile’ workplaces could become the new normal

Did your car look like this recently? Or was it a struggle to get to work using public transport? While Britain was covered in snow from top to bottom Michelle Pattinson from Unilever explained how they are tackling the problem … Continue reading

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Keeping a weather-eye on conversation

The weather is actually a great way to start a conversation. According to the science of Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP), to make people feel comfortable we should start by talking about the environment around us. This is probably why a lot of the … Continue reading

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Can we help with your Awayday?

Are you looking for a lively after-lunch session? If so, we can help – choose from a variety of tailored two hour sessions geared for teams, management and leadership groups. Indoors or outdoors, we can make sure that the traditional … Continue reading

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What was missing from communication at News International?

“I believe that the effort of communicating, the effort of listening, the effort of respecting each other will be key to actually strengthen the institution…I will do my best. To do so I will count on you. You will be … Continue reading

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You’ve got mail – now if only you could find it

A new study from IBM Research says organizing folders for your e-mail messages is a waste of time if you’re looking for easy retrieval. The study analysed 345 users’ 85,000 episodes of sifting through their e-mails in search of messages. … Continue reading

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What’s your story?

Telling stories is one of the most powerful ways of connecting with people in a memorable way. And the story can be simple to make an impact. This story from ‘Corporate Coach’ reminded Karen of her experiences communicating Health and Safety … Continue reading

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How to engage with young people

We attended a recent conference on engagement held by the CIPR called Engage Inside.   Of particular interest was a panel discussion with a group of young people, commonly categorised as Generation Y. This group aged approximately 23 and above, are … Continue reading

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Sortlisted for Success*

We are delighted to announce that the recent leadership communication project that we undertook for a renowned investment bank has now been shortlisted, for an award at the Chartered Institute of PR awards in June. Watch this space…! We are … Continue reading

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A mind of your own

Between the age of three and sixteen we lose 50% of our synaptic connections, during what is known as the ‘imprint’ period when ‘synaptic pruning’ begins and we begin to establish our personalities. Our brains delete, distort and generalise information – … Continue reading

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