GETTING THE JAB DONE
Thousands of NHS staff across England and Wales have been subject to a new campaign, #JabDone, which encourages them to take up the offer of receiving a flu jab, free of charge. Although flu is often considered to be less serious and more easily treatable than many other contagious illnesses, when passed onto a vulnerable person, it can have devastating effects. In 2015 alone, the Guardian reported that 28,189 people died from the illness, or secondary complications it caused.
CELEBRATING EXCELLENCE AT THE CORPORATE & FINANCIAL AWARDS 2016
Excellence in corporate communications and financial relations was celebrated last night, at the fifth annual Corporate & Financial Awards. Held at the Brewery, Moorgate, the event welcomed delegates from a variety of companies and agencies, with many heading to work today having claimed the top prize for their category.
BUILDING BRAND COMMUNITY
International Event Social Media Week (SMW) held its latest conference in London from 12 - 16 September regarding the impacts of social media and technology on business, society and culture. SMW event ‘From Fans to Advocates: How to Build Community and Grow Brand Love’ discussed how brands can engage with audiences to turn fans into advocates. The talk was hosted by Olivier Adam, director of EMEA growth at Hootsuite, a social media relationship platform with over 10m users.
Fostering a strong workplace community leads to employee happiness; and ultimately a better brand experience. Dale Smith, founder and director of creation at Bridge Training & Events, talks organisational culture, building trust – and how anthropology is the key to understanding employee behaviour.
Communications director for civil service pensions provider MyCSP brings retail tactics to one of the scariest and dullest industries around. How does his team engage people around September’s Pension Awareness Week and beyond?
In the last of our series on internal comms in the private, public and third sectors, we examine the challenges and benefits of working for a charity, non-profit or NGO in internal communications
Communicate magazine runs a number of conferences covering a variety of topics centred around corporate communications, from investor relations and digital stakeholder engagement to employer brand management and internal communications.
EVOLUTION OF THE ANNUAL REPORT
The Evolution of the Annual Report is the essential event for the corporate communications and investor relations community.
2016 TRANSFORM CONFERENCE NORTH AMERICA
Hosted by our sister magazine, Transform, delegates at the Transform Conference North America can expect to hear from speakers across all sectors that are excelling in their brand strategy and communications.
DIGITAL IMPACT AWARDS
The Digital Impact Awards set the industry-wide benchmark in digital stakeholder engagement. Deadline extended until 19 July to enter your best work.
TRANSFORM AWARDS NORTH AMERICA
We return to New York on 26 October to recognise best practice in corporate, product and global brand development work, with categories that focus on strategy, execution, content and evaluation.