Why Did Jeff Bezos Ban PowerPoint?

Why Did Jeff Bezos Ban PowerPoint?

One evening in June, 2004, Bezos sent an email to his senior team (S-Team), the subject line read: “No more powerpoint presentations from now on at S-Team.” Fourteen years later, the ban is still going strong. “We don’t do PowerPoint (or any other slide-oriented)...
The cost of poor internal communications in business

The cost of poor internal communications in business

Businesses small and large lose money and time due to poor internal communications. When work time is lost or miscommunication occurs, the business suffers financially. In “The Cost of Poor Communications,” David Grossman reported that a survey conducted on 400...
4 internal communications trends to watch in 2018

4 internal communications trends to watch in 2018

Technology is revolutionizing workplaces and unifying the business world like never before. Internal communications should be a high priority for companies as it is integral to driving a culture of success and cooperation throughout the organization and producing...
5 ways to improve internal communication with video

5 ways to improve internal communication with video

Since the beginning of human existence, we have looked for effective ways to communicate amongst ourselves and with people who may not be physically present. While there have been several other methods used in the past, none of them really compare to face-to-face...
Why your current communication strategy isn’t working

Why your current communication strategy isn’t working

The human resource department owns the responsibility of managing human assets and ensuring that human assets contribute a profitable return to the organization. HR professionals are responsible for the following activities:      Recruitment and retention...
5 things that drive internal communication specialists mad

5 things that drive internal communication specialists mad

When it comes to effective communication, all organizations benefit from internal communications professionals that can provide personal, engaging, and relevant channels between an organization’s employers and employees. When a communication strategy is done right,...
8 internal communication strategies you have to try in 2018

8 internal communication strategies you have to try in 2018

It is said that the only thing that is constant in life is change, and the world is changing faster than ever before. Multiple megatrends are fueling this incredible era of transformation, including urbanization and digitization. Although it may seem unrelated,...