Over the past year, I’ve witnessed and engaged in several discussions – both online and in person – that explored the mandate and modus operandi of the employee communications function. Though the topics vary, a recurring thread – or really more of a question – relates to who “owns” content developed for an employee audience.…

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Hate Mondays? According to researchers, ‘Miserable Mondays’ are just urban legend. According to a poll of 340,000 people, US researchers have found that people’s moods were no worse on Mondays than other working days Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, besides Friday. Researchers did find that as the weekend approaches, people were found to be happier, which supports the…

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Today, perhaps more than ever, media and the world in general are shifting to visual storytelling. Why now? Because technology has made it easier than it’s ever been to snap a photo and share it. The infograph above, which we noticed on Mambo’s blog (but which is originally from Jeff Bullas), shows just part of…

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