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FIR #387: Sentiment Analysis, Risk Mitigation, or Big Brother Surveillance?
February 21, 2024

A long list of A-list companies from across the spectrum of industries have embraced Artificial Intelligence in a way that is raising eyebrows: monitoring employee emails and posts to messaging and collaboration services like Slack and Microsoft Teams. Pr

February 21, 2024

Let's face it: The world of internal communications is anything but boring. If you're anything like us, the thrill of navigating through ever-changing landscapes -- like hybrid work, AI and channel management, to name a few -- is what gets you up in the m

ALP 221: Avoiding time-wasting in your agency
February 19, 2024

In this episode, Chip and Gini discuss how to get your agency's time under control and offer advice on managing business development and project management to avoid the unnecessary and focus on real value creation.Continue Reading → The post ALP 221: Avoi

Circle of Fellows #101: More IABC Fellows Share Their Best Insights and Advice
February 16, 2024

In the 100th episode of Circle of Fellows, Brad Whitworth and Shel Holtz presented short video and narrative contributions from many Fellows of the International Association of Business Communicators, each of whom will present their best advice, most me

FIR #386: Is AI Too Generic A Label?
February 14, 2024

In a LinkedIn post, internal communications thought leader Monique Zytnik wonders if there is not enough specificity in the "AI" label. "It's like trying to have a conversation about different animals and only being able to use the word animal. One person

ALP 220: What recent media layoffs mean for PR agencies
February 12, 2024

In this episode, Chip and Gini discuss the recent wave of layoffs in the media industry and its implications for PR agencies.Continue Reading The post ALP 220: What recent media layoffs mean for PR agencies appeared first on FIR Podcast Network.

FIR #385: Amazing Search Results That Drive Little Traffic
February 09, 2024

Artificial Intelligence is revolutionizing all manner of things. It should be no surprise, then, that it is bound to revolutionize online searching, which has been dominated by Google. A new search engine, Perplexity, threatens Google's dominance by deliv

FIR #384: Social Networks Shift Away from the Public Commons
February 06, 2024

People are spending less time on the big open public social networks, opting instead for closed communities, hidden away from public scrutiny. In this short midweek episode, Neville and Shel examine the phenomenon and share their thoughts on the challenge

ALP 219: Did your agency have a rough 2023?
February 05, 2024

In this episode, Chip and Gini share their perspectives about 2023 along with things that positioned some agencies for success in what many experienced as a down year.Continue Reading The post ALP 219: Did your agency have a rough 2023? appeared first

FIR #383: Leadership Traits Aren’t What They Used To Be
February 01, 2024

Back in 2012, business executives thought the most important traits to exhibit when interacting with stakeholders included things like forcefulness, a blue-chip pedigree, and physical attractiveness. No more. A repeat of the study 10 years later found tha