Social Media in Internal Communications

Written by Alexander Danne, Unitec Institute of Technology Graduate Over the past two years I studied International Communications at Unitec Institute of Technology, Auckland. While I was working with PRINZ as a Communications Assistant I researched, as part of my masters’ degree, the impact of social media in the corporate environment by examining two case studies…

Event Breakdown: Internal Communications – getting the inside right (WGTN)

Internal Communications: Getting the inside right, was a PRINZ breakfast event held on 26 June 2014 in Wellington. PRINZ Central division held a panel discussion on internal communications featuring Katie Mathison, Group Manager Communications at the New Zealand Customs Service, and Amanda Woodbridge, Associate Partner at Ideas Shop, a full service PR company. The event…

Internal Communication – like a roll in the hay?

By Elizabeth Hughes, http://www.elizabethhughes.co.nz I just read an excellent article by Vincent Heeringa in the May/June edition of Idealog. He is writing about ‘innovation’. And I quote: “Talking about innovation is the same as talking about sex: the people talking about it ain’t the ones doing it.” The same is true for ‘internal communication’. Everyone…

PRINZ Conference 2013 blog 6 – Internal culture engagement – competing or collaborating?

Michele Kelly, Communications Advisor at Wise Management Services Ltd “You’ve got to get it right internally, if you want to get it right externally.”  Those were the words of Annemarie Mora – ones which despite their logic, are often forgotten by organisations in the midst of focusing on external engagement. Annemarie is the communication and…