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Under investigation: learning comms lessons from the Line of Duty leaders


Rug-pull twists you don’t see coming, ever changing plot lines, complex curve balls and constantly changing goal posts…

Sounds familiar?

Yes, Line of Duty has gripped the nation with its ever-unfolding plotlines, but we could also be describing a week in your average organisation.  ..

Need to overcome a creative challenge? Tell it to the duck


If you found a colleague chatting to a rubber duck what would you think?

Time for a holiday?
Maybe they opted for a liquid lunch…?
Perhaps a visit to Specsavers is in order…?

They might be on to something…  ..

The weird science of internal communications


Who’d have thought a simple game of tapping and listening would explain a frequent  challenge facing internal communicators? Yet it's just one example of how behavioural science can support us, either by informing our recommendations, or giving evidence to support them.  ..

STOP. Yammertime. How to smash your Yammer launch


It’s fantastic when we learn from others who are producing award worthy, super successful, creative work.

Here we share some practical takeaways, cheeky tips and lessons learnt.  ..

The Elements of IC has arrived


‘An excellent tool, engaging and insightful…. a phenomenal resource… ingenious and elegant… ..

A lesson in PR from Melissa McCarthy


Fictional political press secretaries have long been immortalised on our TV screens. We’ve aspired to the smart, funny and kick-ass West Wing press secretary, CJ Cregg, and despaired at the antics of the apoplectic Thick of IT’s Malcolm Tucker.  ..

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