Insights into the Future of Employee Communication

Robert Grover

Robert Grover is a content editor and writer at Staffbase. He was for many years an editor at Archipelago Books, Ecco (an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers), and Alfred A, Knopf, a division of Random House. After moving to Germany in 2014, he has taught ESL to corporate professionals, and now thinks and writes about technology, social media, and social networking as it relates to the changing nature of work.

Recent Posts

10 Easy Ways to Improve Internal Communication Starting Now

Effective communication is crucial to the success and happiness of every type of relationship. In the workplace, the quality of internal communication often speaks volumes about the health of the organization itself. And yet, according to the 2018 State of the Sector on Internal Communication, "just 43% of North American internal communicators are tasked solely with internal communication, compared to 57% globally." It seems that companies view employee communication as an expense rather than a revenue driver, an approach that can and ultimately will have dire consequences on all sorts of employee-related factors, including retention and engagement, not to mention your bottom line.

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8 Proven Best Practices for Purposeful Internal Comms

The goal of investing in any communications and engagement technology is obviously to communicate better and increase engagement. But organizations should understand that any platform, no matter how advanced, will only be as meaningful as the content it contains. That’s why the one quality all successful best practices in Internal Comms have in common is that they put real purpose at the heart of every message they share. 

 

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Staffbase Summit 2018: Creating a Sense of Community and Belonging at Work

It may sound counterintuitive that the maker of a communications app for international companies with remote workforces would be promoting the benefits of face-to-face interaction. But here at Staffbase, we know as well as anyone that there’s no substitute for getting in front of your colleagues, meeting new people, and expanding your networkThat’s why we've invited a diverse group of employee communicators made up of customers, partners, and interested prospects from around the globe to come to Berlin on April 26-27, 2018 for our second annual Staffbase Summit.

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How to Boost Employee Engagement with Awesome Internal Communication

At the start of 2017, we talked about how internal communications is a field that requires constant rethinking. With that thought in mind, we've gone back to the drawing board and come up with 18 new ideas for making improvements in this crucial area. 18 is no small number, so, in the interest of speeding things up (see point #11), let's get down to business. 

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