Why 93% of internal communication professionals believe video has become essential

Corporate press conference. Video camera in focus, blurred spokesman

In the modern workplace, video is everywhere. Using video for internal communications presents an opportunity to share engaging messages and communicate information in a way that is more personal. Video content can be spread throughout a business in moments, to any number of devices. Thanks to the ease of distribution via smart mobile app, using… Continue reading Why 93% of internal communication professionals believe video has become essential

Why a mobile app should complement human interaction, not replace it

teamHub helps leadership teams deliver their best stories, direct to a branded company app on the mobile devices of every employee. Among many, one key difference between teamHub and other mobile applications is that we understand technology should complement human interaction, not replace it – particularly in HR. Modern companies invest thousands in digital technologies… Continue reading Why a mobile app should complement human interaction, not replace it

Employee engagement: How to get the edge on your competition in 2018

“Employee engagement is now more important than ever in Human Resources,” according to Bhaswati Bhattacharyya, Product Marketer at Keka, in a recent blog published by the HR software biz discussing Top Employee Engagement Trends for 2018. Bhattacharyya believes that HR leaders “have identified improving employee engagement as one of their top areas of interest,” saying… Continue reading Employee engagement: How to get the edge on your competition in 2018

mHub Case Study: SCC use teamHub

SCC is Europe’s biggest privately-owned IT services business; the technology division of Rigby Group PLC. SCC runs infrastructure and services for over 2,500 customers in more than 50 countries, and operates out of 75 locations in the UK, France, Romania, Spain and Vietnam. In the UK, SCC employs 2,000 employees in ten major cities, including… Continue reading mHub Case Study: SCC use teamHub

Scientists find there is something universal about what occurs in the brain when it processes stories

We read with keen interest Medical Press’ recent commentary on new brain research by USC scientists, which finds there is something universal about what occurs in the brain when it processes stories. The blog, published on the Medical Press website, explains: “In what appears to be a first for neuroscience, USC researchers have found patterns… Continue reading Scientists find there is something universal about what occurs in the brain when it processes stories

Transforming the operational efficiency of field-based teams

For many utilities businesses, up to 90% of the contact time a customer has with the company is through its field-based operatives. For this reason, it is important they are equipped with a connected device that enables them to perform at optimum efficiency, and remain compliant with the latest health and safety policies whilst working… Continue reading Transforming the operational efficiency of field-based teams

Using technology to create a compelling employee experience

According to LinkedIn’s Global Recruiting Trends 2016, 59% of companies invested more in their employer brand than in the previous year. Five years earlier, employer branding was just emerging on the scene as a focused effort for recruitment teams. Today, it’s a core component of a comprehensive talent strategy. That’s because one of the biggest… Continue reading Using technology to create a compelling employee experience

Working safer through effective internal communication

Brand messaging is powerful – that’s why advertising spend in the UK is estimated at more than £20bn per year, according to data published by the Advertising Association and the World Advertising Research Centre. We already know the benefits of a good business narrative and how storytelling can help your business grow – but to… Continue reading Working safer through effective internal communication

How to ensure the success of your change programme

Most businesses are undertaking some sort of change programme, at least they should be if they want to survive and thrive in the digital age. Disruption feels like the new normal. Digital Transformation usually involves changes in culture, skills, leadership, products, processes and technology. There is no magic recipe but there is one key ingredient… Continue reading How to ensure the success of your change programme

How marketers should prepare for radical changes to EU data laws

On 25 May 2018 the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into force. In spite of the UK’s decision to leave the EU, businesses will still need to adhere to the same stringent set of laws if they want to trade with other European countries. In the words of the UK Information Commissioner’s Office: “For many… Continue reading How marketers should prepare for radical changes to EU data laws