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10 Examples Of Solving In-Store Communication Challenges In Retail

Caroline Duncan - Sep 16, 2020 7:21:18 PM

The retail sector is one of the biggest employers in the USA. It’s estimated by the National Retail Federation that around 29 million people work in this sector. In many retail organizations, there are hundreds, if not thousands of employees… which can be challenging for management to ensure all staff are kept up-to-date with important information.

Topics: Retail

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Does Your Company Need A Notification System For Its Internal Communications?

Caroline Duncan - Sep 14, 2020 7:04:41 PM

No matter what type of business you have or what industry you’re in, internal communication in an organization is critical to ensure that your company performs well. It helps to build a cohesive team, where everyone understands their role, the company goals, and knows where to find important information.

Topics: Desktop Alerts- Desktop Alerts Software

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Best Onboarding Ideas For New Employees While COVID Is In Play

Caroline Duncan - Sep 9, 2020 6:15:00 AM

Having consistent onboarding processes in place has never been more important than it is right now to ensure that your new employees can be equipped to do their jobs and ensure your team performs well.

Topics: HR Communications- covid

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Incident Communication: 8 Practical Recommendations For Companies

Caroline Duncan - Sep 4, 2020 7:39:46 PM

Companies need to be prepared for a range of scenarios that can eventuate where their business is disrupted in some way. These are known as “incidents” and can vary from IT outages through to emergencies like fires or gas leaks - and everything in between.

Topics: Emergency Alert System- IT Outage

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10 Top Strategies To Improve Internal Communications In Retail

Caroline Duncan - Sep 3, 2020 7:19:39 PM

Internal communication is a challenge for many industries, and the retail sector is no different. In fact, it has its own unique challenges to overcome in this area, compared with other industries as there is a disconnect between corporate management and employees on the ground in stores and outlets.

Topics: Internal Communication Strategy- Retail

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The Basics Of Creating A Custom Desktop Background For Your Company

Caroline Duncan - Aug 26, 2020 6:45:00 PM

Employees are looking at their computer screens for a large chunk of the day. Are you capitalizing on the unused space in the background of their screens?

Topics: COVID-19

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How To Communicate Company Policies Effectively: 7 Top Tips

Caroline Duncan - Aug 25, 2020 4:52:00 PM

Change is inevitable in business. Whether there is a new strategic direction for the company, new systems are implemented or new legislation affects your industry, company policies and procedures will inevitably be updated and change.

Topics: Change Management

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Supporting Employees Through Workplace Changes Caused By COVID-19

Caroline Duncan - Aug 21, 2020 4:18:12 PM

Work in 2020 has been like a roller coaster ride, with lots and ups and downs thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic and the way it has disrupted workplaces on an unprecedented level.

Topics: COVID-19

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Inclement Weather Messages To Employees: How To Write Plus Samples

Caroline Duncan - Aug 20, 2020 6:47:29 PM

Bad weather isn’t just inconvenient, it can be dangerous too. Floods, hurricanes, blizzards, tornados, extreme heat - just to name a few - can disrupt your business. When an inclement weather event happens, it is important you communicate quickly with your employees so they know what they are expected to do.

Topics: Emergency Alert System

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10 Tips To Help Make The Most Of Your DeskAlerts Trial Period

Caroline Duncan - Aug 19, 2020 6:00:00 PM

Planning to sign up for a free trial of DeskAlerts? You’re well on your way to improving internal communications in your organization! It’s important to use the time you have during the trial period effectively and explore the many features and benefits of the system. 

Topics: Desktop Alerts- Desktop Alerts Software

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