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The Digital Employee Communication: Trends, Challenges, and Opportunities

May 12, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Workplace changes accelerated by the pandemic have increased the importance of reaching employees in new and innovative ways. With a growing cohort of employees who are digital natives, understanding the landscape of internal communications software platforms is more important than ever for the senior communicator.

We are thrilled to have Cheryl McKinnon, Principal Analyst at Forrester Research join us as a guest for a senior communicator’s event on Friday, May 12. Cheryl is a sought-after expert across North America, and she’ll share her insight and knowledge of the trends, opportunities, and challenges emerging in the digital employee experience landscape.

In her conversation with Andrea Greenhous, President of Vision2Voice Communications, they’ll explore:

  • Trends in digital employee communications and other technology (ChatGPT!!!).
  • Things to consider when exploring an investment in new digital tools.
  • How these new tools can elevate communications deliver value for your internal communications program.

If you are a senior communicator /business leader responsible for reaching with employees and want to understand the latest trends and technology, this event is for you!

Location: This is an in-person event, located at Social Restaurant + Lounge (537 Sussex Drive, Ottawa).


Cheryl McKinnon Bio

Cheryl McKinnon is a principal analyst serving technology leaders. Cheryl delivers research and advisory services in areas including enterprise content management (ECM), content platforms, information archiving, and records/retention management. She also covers digital workplace technologies such as content-centric collaboration, modern intranets, and employee communication platforms.

Learn more about Cheryl and her work here: https://www.forrester.com/analyst-bio/cheryl-mckinnon/BIO6104 .


Andrea Greenhous Bio

Andrea’s life’s purpose is to make the world of work better. For over 20 years, Andrea has helped organizations improve the employee experience and build workplaces where people thrive. As founder and president of Vision2Voice, an internal communications agency, Andrea and her dedicated team help organizations adopt a strategic approach to internal communications to help organizations achieve results.

Learn more about Andrea and her work here: https://www.vision2voice.ca/about/.


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