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Internal Communicator, Dave Cordero, is the Director of Internal Communications at PGA Tour and a speaker at ALI’s 6th Annual Strategic Internal Communications conference. He sat down with us to discuss the challenges of internal communications and his advice for overcoming them. Can you tell us a little bit about your background? I love sports and I love to write,

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ALI Conferences hosted the Strategic Internal Communications to Engage Deskless Employees conference on April 30 – May 2, 2019 at the beautiful Mid America Club in downtown Chicago. Over 30 Internal Communication professionals attended this conference, including speakers from PetCo; Rollins, Inc.; Deloitte; Fortune Brands; U-Haul and more. Attendees overall enjoyed the interactive workshops and engaging sessions, offering advice, strategies,

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Jason Greenspan is the Senior Director, US Strategy and Internal Communications at McDonald’s USA and is one of ALI’s 6th Annual Strategic Internal Communications conference speakers. He sat down with us to answer a few questions on the biggest challenges and growing communication trends. Can you tell us a little bit about your background? I’ve been at McDonald’s for 20

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In today’s marketing landscape, video plays an increasingly powerful role in brands’ social media strategies. Often considered to be the most engaging form of content, short, captivating videos flood various social channels on a daily basis. So, how can you deliver top-notch social videos that drive followers to engage with your brand? You can start by avoiding these three common

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How healthy is your company culture? Company culture can be one of those “soft” terms that people use a lot without fully understanding it means. And it’s true the term “company culture” can be so broad it’s almost impossible to define.That said, there are some signs you can look at to judge whether or not a company has a great

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by PoliteMail Software | Feb 20, 2019 | In the past five years, workplace messaging platforms (also referred to as chat apps) have become increasingly popular. In fact, messaging platforms have acquired millions of active daily users in the past five years. In addition to traditional email, many businesses use workplace chat apps like Microsoft Teams, Slack and Flock for

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By C5 Insight Have you ever talked to someone who says, “Searching SharePoint is so easy – I find exactly what I’m looking for every time!” Me neither. Why the gap? And what can be done to close it? Your Intranet is not Like the Internet The internet (let’s call it the web to avoid confusion) is not like your

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It’s probably no coincidence that while a reported 87% of today’s workforce still typically receives company information via an intranet (in addition to email or in-person), it’s that exact same number who say that they’re unengaged with their jobs. According to a 2018 Gallup poll, “a staggering 87% of employees worldwide are not engaged.” Could it be that these are

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Creating inspiring and impactful internal communication that connects with your audience does not happen by accident or chance. Careful thought and strategy need to go into the creation of compelling communication that yields business results and desired outcomes. Surely that is stating the obvious. But is that what really happens in most organizations? Are we designing impactful campaigns and creating

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Communication skills are critical to being an effective leader, but they are seldom the reason people are promoted to leadership positions. Even the most personable and engaging leaders can benefit from knowing more about how to strategically use communications to advance their ideas or align their people around a common goal and drive them to action on behalf of the

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