Event recap: Internal Comms Lunch & Learn

Many organizations are exploring uncharted waters in 2020 as we adjust to new ways of working to prevent the spread of COVID-19. People working from home as well as front line workers are adjusting to a radically different workspace and sadly, some people are not working at all. Internationally recognized thought-leader in international communications and…

The Voice: Episode 122: Mental Health & the Workplace during COVID-19

The Voice: Episode 122: Mental Health & the Workplace during COVID-19 COVID-19 is changing the way employers think about mental health. In honour of Mental Health Week, we talk to Dr. Bill Howatt, Chief of Research for Workplace Productivity at the Conference Board of Canada, about how the coronavirus is helping to reduce stigma around…

Member Spotlight: Ten questions with Elizabeth Shilts

Ten questions with Elizabeth Shilts Elizabeth Shilts has spent half her career in journalism, the other half in communications – but telling interesting and important stories about science has been a constant thread. In this member profile, Elizabeth (Director of Communications at the Canada Foundation for Innovation) offers a glimpse into her career, her organization,…

Resources for Communication Professionals in Ottawa

Like others over the past month, we have observed communications professionals around the world come together to offer their tips and tricks for how to effectively work from home. In an effort to positively contribute to this narrative, here are a few resources that we found to be helpful to the community here in Ottawa.…