MIDST OF THE MAELSTROM
David Baddiel is not, perhaps, the first person you might expect to see as the concluding speaker at a conference on digital marketing. And neither is a print of David Bowie, emblazoned on the floor. Then, with the soundtrack to Baddiel’s opening gambit nothing other than 1996 anthem collaboration with Frank Skinner, ‘Three Lions’, the audience could be forgiven for thinking they’d wandered into the wrong event. Yet the afternoon's final session, curated by Chris Clarke, international chief creative officer of DigitasLBi, proved not to be about the relative merits of releasing a catchy, football-themed hit.
While payroll giving, also known as Give as You Earn (GAYE) or workplace giving, has been a strong social norm in the US and elsewhere, the UK has much catching up to do in offering this flexible, tax-deductible scheme.
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.