UK FAILS TO PROVIDE DIGITAL LITERACY IN EARLY EDUCATION
The vast majority of UK businesses thrive on digital. Despite such a vast pool of opportunities for young talent, Britain is failing to embed digital literacy across the whole country. To address the nation’s talent pipeline problem, digital and tech trade body Bima is calling on the government to take action, setting the grounds for Digital Day 2019.
NHS EMPLOYEES CALL FOR PROFESSIONAL VOLUNTEERS
81% of UK doctors and GP’s think that skilled volunteers, who would use their professional skills to support the NHS could bring a real benefit to patients, and to the NHS itself.
LEADERS HAVE TROUBLE SETTING A STEADY BUSINESS PURPOSE
July research from brand consultancy Brandpie shows that 97% of CEOs think organisations need to have a purpose, whether it is a general interest aim, an environmental one or at least something more than just making profits. But according to this survey which took place in France, Germany, the US and the UK, only 29% of CEOs feel the purpose is better pursued thanks to them.
OVERCOMING THE CHALLENGES OF INTERNAL COMMUNICATIONS WITH A REMOTE WORKFORCE
The Corporate Engagement Awards is taking place on 12 June. Publicis Sapient is shortlisted for the awards
INSIGHTS: HOW CAN CHARITIES AND CORPORATES MAKE THEIR PARTNERSHIPS IMPACTFUL?
The Corporate Engagement Awards is taking place on 12 June. The NSPCC is shortlisted for the awards
The Corporate Engagement Awards is taking place on 12 June. Internet Matters is shortlisted for the awards
CONFERENCES IN 2018
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.
CORPORATE ENGAGEMENT AWARDS
The Corporate Engagement Awards recognises the most successful and innovative corporate partnerships and sponsorships, and the communication strategies around those collaborations. More than ever, companies are striving to demonstrate the good in business and how an organisation can engage its partners, support charities and work for communities in which it operates. In turn, these activities showcase successful collaborations that raise brand awareness, and more importantly, build reputation. Entries close on 15 March.
DIGITAL IMPACT AWARDS
The Digital Impact Awards recognise the cutting edge in digital communications across a broad range of categories including deliverables, social media, and sector. The Digital Impact Awards 2019 will open for entries on 4 February 2019.