Bell Pottinger have identified 15 digital trends that they believe will influence the way brands communicate in 2015. Their list is based on the most talked about trends in 2014, which have been ranked in order of percentage increase throughout the year. James Thomlinson, Partner and MD of Bell Pottinger Digital, says: “While technology will be one... Continue Reading →
They say that the best leaders are all big readers, Warren Buffett admits to spending 80 percent of his day reading! This infographic from CEO.com offers an intriguing insight into some of the books that have inspired our business leaders and some interesting titles to add to your own reading lists!
The notion of moving from ‘good to great’ is often used as a key driver in encouraging improved performance within organisations. But a fascinating article by Huggy Rao and Robert I. Sutton in McKinsey Quarterly suggests that if you want to create and spread excellence, you should start by eliminating those negative, destructive behaviours that... Continue Reading →
Gatehouse have released their fifth annual State of the Sector report, looking at the key challenges facing Internal Communications in 2013-2014. Conducted in November 2013, the survey received 157 responses from organisations ranging in size from a few hundred people to more than 50,000 employees. The full report is well worth a read, as always,... Continue Reading →
Following on from the their recent e-book The Seven Success Factors of Social Business Strategy the Altimeter Group have just published the findings of their latest survey into the use of social media within businesses. The report shows how far organisations have come in making the most of these new opportunities and, perhaps more importantly, just... Continue Reading →