The Fenton blog is a multi-author, multi-purpose playground: you’ll find thoughts on the latest issues affecting the sectors we work in, personal interest stories, and practical communication tips.

3 December 2013

Is anyone in here listening?

As organisations grow and staff get dispersed to far-flung offices it becomes harder to maintain relationships through face-to-face contact. What are some of the better practices and tools to keep the majority staff feeling well-connected and well-heard? What is now known as ‘internal communication’ evolved from the need to apply…

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5 April 2013

Want your employees to do things differently at work? Try the chocolate cake …

Today while showing Yammer to a client and talking to them about the benefits of using closed social networks instead of allstaff emails, I was asked the question of how to engage staff in using new technologies in the office. The answer to this was simple – use the office cake…

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