Posts Categorized: Positive Comms +Plus

Positive Comms +Plus for the Week of 29 February 2016

Positive Comms +Plus for the Week of 29 February 2016

Interesting or inspiring articles (perhaps a bit of both) … | Trust and cooperation… Simon Sinek describes both in his TED Talk about positive work environments. Using analogies based on comparisons with the military, his story is a moving one that will resonate with business people and leaders. We recommend you watch it.

Positive Comms +Plus for the Week of 22 February 2016

Positive Comms +Plus for the Week of 22 February 2016

Interesting or inspiring articles (perhaps a bit of both) … | Here’s a new term from the world of conscious capitalism you may not have seen… Born Social. It’s a term being used to describe the new businesses which have put a social purpose at their core. This article outlines the three factors to watch for in the coming years which are driving this relatively new business model.

Positive Comms +Plus for the Week of 15 February 2016

Positive Comms +Plus for the Week of 15 February 2016

Interesting or inspiring articles (perhaps a bit of both) … | Here’s an inspiring story from Disney about creativity, the power of storytelling and how to promote an idea. Keep in mind that analogies can be a powerful force to use when you find yourself presenting an idea to a group who may not be focused on the same factors you are.

Positive Comms +Plus for the Week of 8 February 2016

Positive Comms +Plus for the Week of 8 February 2016

Interesting or inspiring articles (perhaps a bit of both) … | You’ve probably read that some of the most profitable businesses are those NOT focused on profit. There’s a good explanation on why that is in this article from the Financial Times. Equally important to purpose for an organization’s success, as Simon Caulkin explains, is “methods and measures.”

Positive Comms +Plus for the Week of 1 February 2016

Positive Comms +Plus for the Week of 1 February 2016

Interesting or inspiring articles (perhaps a bit of both) … | Here’s a neat creative challenge you can follow each day for the month of February (or on your own time, I understand). It’s from CreativeLive.com and it involves doing a creative exercise each day to build better creative habits. In a creative rut? I bet these short exercises are going to help.

Positive Comms +Plus for the Week of 25 January 2016

Positive Comms +Plus for the Week of 25 January 2016

Interesting or inspiring articles (perhaps a bit of both) … | Have you read about the new generation titled as “Founders”? The generation encompasses anyone born after 2000 and has been described as being practical, ambitious, socially conscious and responsive to cause-related messages.” Here’s an article on how to tailor marketing and PR messages to reach this age group.

Positive Comms +Plus for the Week of 18 January 2016

Positive Comms +Plus for the Week of 18 January 2016

Interesting or inspiring articles (perhaps a bit of both) … | For all you linguistic lovers out there, here’s an interesting article on the history of using “ou” in spelling versus just “o”. The rule is very top-of-mind when you’re working cross-border between Canada and the U.S., so this article caught our attention. It’s a quick read.

Positive Comms +Plus for the Week of 11 January 2016

Positive Comms +Plus for the Week of 11 January 2016

Interesting or inspiring articles (perhaps a bit of both) … | “An ever-increasing competitive landscape and a pace of change which seems to be relentless… this is the new reality facing organizations of all stripes. Those trying to solve these business problems are proposing a transformation in thinking which must start at the top of the organization with the leadership team.

Positive Comms +Plus for the Week of 4 January 2016

Positive Comms +Plus for the Week of 4 January 2016

Interesting or inspiring articles (perhaps a bit of both) … | “Humanizing leadership,” “promoting transparency” and “cultivating dialogue” are three great reasons for having a content marketing strategy that communicates directly with employees. This article does a great job of describing these benefits in the simplest of terms.

Positive Comms +Plus for the Week of 28 December 2015

Positive Comms +Plus for the Week of 28 December 2015

Interesting or inspiring articles (perhaps a bit of both) … | The conscious capitalism movement requires a shift in the way businesses operate and how leaders of those businesses act. Here’s a great article outlining 10 skills successful leaders of the future must have.