6 episodes

The Candid Comms podcast connects internal communication professionals to the latest advice and guidance to help you thrive in your role. Your host is international Comms consultant, trainer and mentor Rachel Miller of All Things IC. Join Rachel every week to access inspirational and practical internal communication advice and ideas. Find out even more about internal comms via Rachel's popular website www.allthingsic.com.

Candid Comms podcast with Rachel Mille‪r‬ Rachel Miller

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    • 5.0 • 3 Ratings

The Candid Comms podcast connects internal communication professionals to the latest advice and guidance to help you thrive in your role. Your host is international Comms consultant, trainer and mentor Rachel Miller of All Things IC. Join Rachel every week to access inspirational and practical internal communication advice and ideas. Find out even more about internal comms via Rachel's popular website www.allthingsic.com.

    How to measure internal communication S1 E6

    How to measure internal communication S1 E6

    Do you know how to measure internal communication? 
    In this episode I've revealed what you need to know, do and think about if you want to measure your internal comms. 
    Expect practical ideas and inspirational advice to help internal communicators thrive in their role.
    This week's episode covers:
    The mindset of measurement
    Looking at the language of measurement
    Examples of measurement in action
    My golden rule of measurement
    Four ways to measure your internal communication
    Why you need to set your intentions
    Resources and further reading.
    Do let me know what you think of this episode and don't forget to rate, review and subscribe, so other Comms pros can benefit too.
    Useful links:
    Show notes for episode six.All show notes: allthingsic.com/podcast.
    Rachel's All Things IC website, featuring 1500 free blog posts.
    All Things IC Online Masterclasses, where you can enrol in training.
    Find Rachel on Twitter @AllThingsIC, Instagram @rachelallthingsic or LinkedIn.
    Thank you for stopping by,
    Rachel.AboutRachel Miller is an international communication consultant, trainer and mentor who helps Comms professionals thrive via her business, All Things IC. She lives in London, UK.

    • 23 min
    Being Candid with Matt Batten S1 E5

    Being Candid with Matt Batten S1 E5

    Matt Batten is Director of Communications and Engagement at Diocese of Llandaff, which is part of the Church in Wales. 
    In this fifth episode of the Candid Comms podcast, he talks candidly with Rachel Miller. 
    This conversation is packed with practical ideas and inspirational advice, to help internal communicators thrive in their role.
    The episode includes: 
    How to create a digital strategy
    The impact COVID-19 had on Matt's Comms plans
    Working successfully with leaders - including a Bishop
    How to build community 
    What being candid means to Matt
    His advice for other in-house internal communicators
    Plus Matt's top tips on measurement.
    Do let me know what you think of this episode and don't forget to rate, review and subscribe.
    Useful links:
    Rachel's All Things IC website, featuring 1500 free blog posts.
    All Things IC Online Masterclasses, where you can enrol in training.
    Show notes: allthingsic.com/podcast.
    Find Rachel on Twitter @AllThingsIC, Instagram @rachelallthingsic or LinkedIn.
    You can find Matt @CommsGuyMatt on Twitter.
    Thank you for stopping by,
    Rachel.
    AboutRachel Miller is an international communication consultant, trainer and mentor who helps Comms professionals thrive via her business, All Things IC. She lives in London, UK.

    • 35 min
    How to work well with HR S1 E4

    How to work well with HR S1 E4

    Welcome to the fourth episode of the Candid Comms podcast with Rachel Miller. 
    I've revealed what you need to know, do and think about if you want to work successfully with your HR/People colleagues.
    Expect practical ideas and inspirational advice to help internal communicators thrive in their role.
    This week's episode covers: 
    Purpose of internal communication
    How to increase clarity between Comms and HR
    An exercise to help you make decisions
    Who owns what?
    The importance of definitions, including employee engagement
    Comparing notes between HR and Comms
    What you need to do to work successfully with your HR colleagues 
    Thinking about the teams as individuals
    How to share knowledge informally.
    Do let me know what you think of this episode and don't forget to rate, review and subscribe.
    Useful links:
    Rachel's All Things IC website, featuring 1500 free blog posts.
    All Things IC Online Masterclasses, where you can enrol in training.
    Show notes: allthingsic.com/podcast.
    Find Rachel on Twitter @AllThingsIC, Instagram @rachelallthingsic or LinkedIn.
    Thank you for stopping by,
    Rachel.
    AboutRachel Miller is an international communication consultant, trainer and mentor who helps Comms professionals thrive via her business, All Things IC. She lives in London, UK.

    • 21 min
    Working successfully with leaders S1 E3

    Working successfully with leaders S1 E3

    Welcome to the third episode of the Candid Comms podcast with Rachel Miller. 
    I've revealed what you need to know, do and think about if you want to work successfully with leaders.
    Expect practical ideas and inspirational advice to help internal communicators thrive in their role.
    This week's episode covers:
    Busting the leadership jargon.
    Working relationships with leaders and how you show up.
    How do your leaders describe internal communication?
    The role of leaders to role model behaviour. 
    How to turn insight into action.
    How to work successfully with leaders.
    What is a trusted adviser?
    How to build rapport with leaders.
    Why personal brand matters.
    Business partnering.
    How to have conversations with leaders.
    Do let me know what you think of this episode and don't forget to rate, review and subscribe.
    Useful links:
    Rachel's All Things IC website, featuring 1500 free blog posts.
    All Things IC Online Masterclasses, where you can enrol in training.
    Show notes: allthingsic.com/podcast.
    Find Rachel on Twitter @AllThingsIC, Instagram @rachelallthingsic or LinkedIn.
    Thank you for stopping by,
    Rachel.
    AboutRachel Miller is an international communication consultant, trainer and mentor who helps Comms professionals thrive via her business, All Things IC. She lives in London, UK.
     

    • 16 min
    Transforming your Internal Comms S1 E2

    Transforming your Internal Comms S1 E2

    Welcome to the second episode of the Candid Comms podcast with Rachel Miller. 
    I've revealed what you need to know, do and think about if you want to transform your internal communication. 
    In this week's episode you'll discover: 
    Why you need to define transformation.
    The analogy I use when creating a transformation process.
    Why you need to focus on qualitative insights, so you can make informed decisions. 
    Practical ideas and inspirational advice to help you transform your internal comms.
    How to think about the future state of your communication.
    Some of the techniques I use with All Things IC's clients to help them transform their organisation's communication.
    Do let me know what you think of this episode and don't forget to rate, review and subscribe.
    Useful links:
    Rachel's All Things IC website, featuring 1500 free blog posts.
    All Things IC Online Masterclasses, where you can enrol in training.
    Show notes: allthingsic.com/podcast.
    Find Rachel on Twitter @AllThingsIC, Instagram @rachelallthingsic or LinkedIn.
    Thank you for stopping by,
    Rachel.
    AboutRachel Miller is an international communication consultant, trainer and mentor who helps Comms professionals thrive via her business, All Things IC. She lives in London, UK. 
     

    • 19 min
    Welcome to the Candid Comms podcast

    Welcome to the Candid Comms podcast

    Discover why the Candid Comms podcast exists, what you can expect and what's coming up in season one.

    • 6 min

Customer Reviews

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AbeShanker ,

One of the best

...podcasts on Internal Communications you will hear. Replete with very good ideas and implementable tactics. Rachel is a rockstar.

NBHeather ,

Great IC Podcast

If Internal Comms is your jam, this podcast is for you! Rachel is known for her practical, real-life scenario advice and Candid Comms delivers this in less than 30 min. Can’t wait to see what’s on deck next!

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