The Gatehouse Blog: Downloads

Free download – latest article in SCM

My latest article, which discusses my experiences doing an MSc, has just been published in Melcrum’s Strategic Communication Management magazine. Click here to view it: Download SCM11.24.pdf The new look February/March 2007 issue of SCM is themed around learning and development and showcases some superb research undertaken recently by my pals Liam Fitzpatrick and Sue […]

Free article – social media and the internal communicator

I was reading The Melcrum Blog today and spotted an interesting post from Robin Crumby on social networking. He flags a recent story from the New York Times about the soon-to-be-launched Lotus Connections software from IBM. It promises to do for the employees of big businesses what MySpace has done for teenagers. Robin asks whether […]

Free article: communication creativity

I’ve been busy writing again, so here’s another free article to download. This time it’s all about creativity, a particular passion of mine. It was originally published on Simply Communicate.  Click here to download it in PDF form: Download simply_november__creativity_.pdf If you’re intested in following up on the article, you might find the following links […]

Free article to download – organizational listening

Here’s my latest feature article for you to download. It was published this month on Simply Communicate, the web-based subscription service for communicators. It focuses on organizational listening, a subject I’m really passionate about and one I’ll be returning to again in the near future. I hope you find it interesting…. Download towards_the_listening_organization.pdf

Interviewing communicators – useful resources

There was some traffic on Melcrum’s email network last week about the joys of recruitment and selection for internal communicators. Here is a small collection of resources you may find helpful if you’re involved in the recruitment process… A few years ago I was involved in pulling together the first industry-backed development framework for internal […]

Communicating with the cynics – new article to download

My latest article has just been published in the September issue of Communicators, the magazine of the British Association of Communicators in Business (CiB). If you’re a member it will be landing on your desk this week. If not, you can download it via the following link: Download communicators_lee_smith.pdf It’s my take on the challenge […]