January 2016 | 106comms106comms

106 Storytelling Magazine

Stories have a special power.  They connect with us in ways that facts, figures and statements just don’t.  They can touch our emotions, influence our views, persuade us to do things we wouldn’t normally do.  Read our magazine and see why we believe that stories are so important in engaging colleagues, attracting talent and building […]Read more

Strategic Internal Communications: sucking eggs, break-outs, bad news and branding…

Towards the end of last year, we popped along to an Internal Comms Conference hosted by PR Week. Henry was on the bill, talking about the power of storytelling. You can download his presentation here. There were a number of things that struck us during the day. The value of Internal Comms – the panel […]Read more

Student engagement starts with stories…

Recently we helped Laing O’Rourke to develop an early talent engagement strategy.  I say ‘helped’ because it was a collaboration with so many different people.  First up, rather than conducting the usual EVP research (all a bit tired), we prefer to hold storytelling workshops.  So, that meant a series of 2-hour sessions with Laing O’Rourke school and college leavers, […]Read more