#communication Archives - Creative Words

#communication Archives - Creative Words

Regular engagement

Regular engagement – it isn’t ‘once and done’

When it comes to communicating with your people, it’s important to understand that regular engagement isn’t a ‘once and done’ thing. When people first join, they’re like sponges soaking in information about who you are as a business and why the way you do things matters. Over time however people forget unless, of course, they’re

Content for new joiners

Welcome aboard – content for new joiners

The way you welcome aboard new joiners is vital – first impressions are very important! Statistically a third of new joiners quit in their first few months of a new job, while another third say they knew in their first week that this was a place they wanted to stay for the long-term. So, the

how to communicate in uncertain times

How to communicate in uncertain times

Knowing how to communicate with your people in uncertain times is crucial for your business. At times of rapid change, many of your people will be scared and looking to you for guidance and to let them know, to the best of your ability, what’s going to happen to them. There are a few practical

People are your greatest asset

People are your greatest asset

As the saying goes, ‘people are your greatest asset’! While it might be an old saying, can you, hand-on-heart, say it’s true in your business? Do you value all of your people, regardless of the position they hold? If you do that’s great, but do you actually show them they’re valued? Scott Adams once described

The Communication Superpowers

Are you fed up with blogs that start with thought-provoking questions? Does a bulleted list give you the vapours? Have you been given so many tips and tricks that in the end all you want to do is just be told what to do? As it happens, not many of us like being told what