From Creative Communications

From Corporate to Creative … how to get there!

For 25 years, I’ve been telling communicators they need to take the “corporate” out of corporate communications, and replace it with “creative.” And where is the most creative stuff happening? In the consumer world. Everything from Artificial intelligence and mobile to gamification and humorous videos. Our job, as communicators, is to make the important interesting. …

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Leaping the biggest hurdle to creative communication

This article was my last column in IABC’s Communication World. I’ve retired that column, to focus on Low Hanging Fruit. The obstacles to being creative inside an organization are many, varied, and tough to overcome . . . but it all starts with taming the approval process Writing for organizations is hard. Being creative inside organizations …

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