Don’t do a thing – don’t pick up the phone, write an email or organise a briefing – until you can honestly say that you understand your organisation’s strategy. Not the strategy as written in the three-year plan, but the strategy inside the minds of those who developed it and those charged with making it happen
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Top class cover
This award-winning front cover of subspace magazine caught the judges’ eye at the Institute of Internal Communication.
It shows brave Chris Moon, a former soldier who lost part of his right arm and leg in a landmine explosion, standing boldly on a bridge in his Barnardo’s running kit, ready to tackle an incredible fundraising feat.
Editor Lisa Mobley has hung up her Games Maker uniform, and looks back on the experience of a lifetime…
My Olympics started four days before the Games when, as a volunteer, I was invited to a sneak preview of the opening ceremony at the first dress rehearsal in the stadium. We were the first people in the world to see the sparks showering down from those giant Olympic rings and those huge dark satanic mills rising from the ground. It was mind-blowing, and not easy to keep it all secret until the big night!
Stunning, environmental portraits of people at work are helping to transform Insight magazine. After being awarded Photographer of Year by the Institute of Internal Communication, AB’s in-house photographer David Cotter has been travelling the country taking impressive portraits of the nation’s small business owners.
Insight magazine is for tenants of Network Rail Property – men and women running small and medium-sizes enterprises, from florists to fishmongers.