Meet Bananatag: Bringing email to a better place

Email remains the number one channel for ROI externally, but somehow leaves communicators looking for other options internally. Find out how to re-imagine what is possible with employee emails and how you can re-establish email as a pillar of your communication strategy. This session will cover: The root of our frustration with email as a communications channel How to make email as effective internally as it is externally How Bananatag fits into… Read More

Engaging the enterprise

Effective and engaging communication is at the center of today’s enterprise, but to unlock maximum results, the existing communication and productivity tools are inadequate and can benefit from an overarching X2O visualization layer with ties to data that is locked up in various information silos. We’ll cover: How the nature of work is changing. The new generation of workers. The explosion of information and data. How employee engagement increases with improved visualization… Read More

Simpplr research: Why intranets fail

Intranets have been around for over 20 years, but many organizations continue to fail to sustain program adoption and success. Simpplr has been conducting ongoing research to quantify the primary challenges for ongoing intranet success. We’ll cover: What are the most common pitfalls with intranet initiatives. How practitioners can mitigate these risks. How technology can help and where better governance is required. Track: Solution provider Format: Traditional Date and time: Monday, 4 June, 2:10-2:35 p.m. … Read More

Measurement matters

Email isn’t going away, so let’s get smarter about it. PoliteMail founder Michael DesRochers and Enterprise Account Sales Manager, Melissa Katski-Berry walk you though the foundations of building a better email strategy. With insightful metrics, list management tools and data from our recent Benchmark Results, find out why measurement matters. Tools and metrics to gauge your email effectiveness. How list targeting and segmentation improves results. More effective ways to measure email results… Read More

Win the game of internal apps with reach, relevance, and relationships

Our Staffbase presentation will encourage business professionals to produce successful internal communications that reach employees with relevant information to build positive relationships with all workers using an employee app. You’ll learn: How to reach your internal audiences with targeted messaging and user groups via a mobile app. How to make your messages and use cases more relevant for your employees. How to build relationships between leadership and employees using a mobile app…. Read More

Enable connections with leadership and communities with Office 365

We’ll dive into tools you can use now to foster a sense of community, model desired behaviors and create a new culture of work. With best practices from Microsoft’s experiences and other customers on how to encourage employees to use their voice while driving alignment, you will get very practical advice on how to improve internal communications. We’ll cover: Secrets for using Office 365 to increase employee engagement and foster a thriving… Read More

The communication crossroads

The transition from intranet to digital workplace is a journey. In this session, learn five ways to make your intranet better, including: Target the right info to the right person at the right time. Plan to engage. Simplify the user experience. Plan and execute content management. Track: Solution provider Format: Traditional Date and time: Monday, 4 June, 10:30–11:30 a.m. Presenter / Matthew Radford, MCM, Ontario Medical Association, is an innovative and strategic communication professional with more… Read More

The ultimate storytellers: Engaged employees

Employees are on social, and they’re telling your story. But engaged employees tell their stories the right way. When everyone with a Twitter account is a spokesperson, storytelling success starts with internal communication. Build a foundation of trust and alignment and empower employees with a framework for becoming powerful brand ambassadors. You’ll learn: How relinquishing control will create champions and breed creativity. How to align employees while providing the right training for social… Read More

Sit for the CMP or SCMP certification exam while at World Conference

Professional certification gives you the opportunity to demonstrate your knowledge and expertise, and provide evidence of your outstanding abilities. Becoming certified engages you in a process of life-long learning that elevates your career and provides a structure for keeping your skills fresh and applicable. While you’re in Montréal for the 2018 IABC World Conference, you’ll have more than one opportunity to work on earning certification as a professional communicator.   On Sunday,… Read More

Un-corporate communications: Spinning corporate claptrap into killer content

Make the important interesting? Not always easy but it can be done! From development to delivery, your content can shine. In this fun session, Crescenzo Communications and Balihoo Productions will show you how to develop and deliver content that will cut through the clutter and reach, engage, motivate and inform your most important audiences. In this session, you’ll learn: How to take the “corporate” out of communications and replace it with creative…. Read More