Tag Archive for corporate communications

THE WRITE SPEECH

In the hands of the right performer, there are few more powerful tools in the communicator’s arsenal than the set piece or keynote speech. The house lights dim and the spotlight shines raw credibility and status on the speaker, while…

DO AS I SAY …

The global economy remains unwell, suffering the mother and father of all hangovers after the party got a bit, well, wild. “I’ll never drink those bloody bubbles again,” it whispers from time to time.  Symptoms include weight loss in the…

HONESTY? HONESTLY!

“Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people.” – Spencer Johnson When Carol Bartz was relieved of the big swivel chair in the Yahoo boardroom recently, many commentators applauded the refreshing frankness of…

SEND REINFORCEMENTS

Most days for the in-house communications team should be reasonably relaxed, with a manageable workload and various comfortable deadlines in the forward diary. If this isn’t the case, the team is either under-skilled, under-staffed or trying to do too many…