36 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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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 set standards in Internal Comms S3 E1

    How to set standards in Internal Comms S3 E1

    How can you set standards for your internal communication? 


    How do you know what good looks like for your organisation? 


    What should you be focusing on?


    Welcome to season three of the Candid Comms podcast with Rachel Miller. We're going to be tackling all these questions and more through this episode.


    You'll leave with one thing to know, one thing to do, and one thing to think about.


    During this episode I cover:


    What it means to have brilliant basics in place

    Why you need to map your channels

    A free brilliant basics checklist for you to download 

    A simple framework to help you get organised

    Why measurement matters.


    and much more.


    Do let me know what you think of this episode and don't forget to rate, review and follow, so other Comms pros can benefit too.


    Useful links:


    Add your name to receive Rachel's Water Cooler newsletter.


    Show notes for this episode.


    All show notes: allthingsic.com/podcast.


    Rachel's All Things IC website, featuring 1600 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 to my Producer, Debbie West of Seren Creative.

    Thank you for stopping by,


    Rachel.

    • 25 min
    How to create a monthly IC measurement report S3 E2

    How to create a monthly IC measurement report S3 E2

    How do you measure your internal communication?


    Do you create a regular measurement report? If so, what's in it?


    If you've never created a measurement report, what would you put in one?


    This is the topic up for discussion in this Candid Comms podcast episode.


    This episode covers: 


    Why measure your IC

    What and how should you measure

    What format should a measurement report be in

    What does good look like

    What actions can you take today to measure your internal communication?


    and much more.


    You'll leave with one thing to know, one thing to do, and one thing to think about.


    Do let me know what you think of this episode and don't forget to rate, review and follow, so other Comms pros can benefit too.


    Useful links:


    Add your name to receive Rachel's monthly Water Cooler newsletter.


    Show notes for this episode.


    All show notes: allthingsic.com/podcast.


    Rachel's All Things IC website, featuring 1600 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 to my Producer, Debbie West of Seren Creative.

    Thank you for stopping by,


    Rachel Miller,
    Founder, All Things IC.

    • 25 min
    What start-ups need to know about internal communication S3 E3

    What start-ups need to know about internal communication S3 E3

    What do new companies need to know about internal communication?


    When is the right time to make your first Comms hire?


    This episode of the Candid Comms podcast is for you if you're interested in joining a start-up, are thinking about hiring your first Comms pro or want to know more about the world of internal communication. 


    You'll leave with one thing to know, one thing to do, and one thing to think about.


    Do let me know what you think of this episode and don't forget to rate, review and follow, so other Comms pros can benefit too.


    Useful links:


    Add your name to receive Rachel's monthly Water Cooler newsletter.


    Show notes for this episode.


    All show notes: allthingsic.com/podcast.


    Rachel's All Things IC website, featuring 1600 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 to my Producer, Debbie West of Seren Creative.

    Thank you for stopping by,


    Rachel Miller,
    Founder, All Things IC.

    • 22 min
    How to plan your 2022 internal communication S3 E4

    How to plan your 2022 internal communication S3 E4

    How is your 2022 planning going?


    Need some help?


    If so, this episode of the Candid Comms podcast is for you.


    I cover:


    Why you need to review 2021

    How to get organised for the year ahead

    The importance of analysing your work.


    Do let me know what you think of this episode and don't forget to rate, review and follow, so other Comms pros can benefit too.


    Useful links:


    Add your name to receive Rachel's monthly Water Cooler newsletter.


    Show notes for this episode.


    All show notes: allthingsic.com/podcast.


    Rachel's All Things IC website, featuring 1600 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 to my Producer, Debbie West of Seren Creative.

    Thank you for stopping by,


    Rachel Miller,
    Founder, All Things IC.

    • 21 min
    How to create an IC channel strategy S3 E5

    How to create an IC channel strategy S3 E5

    What is your internal communication (IC) channel strategy like?


    If you need to review yours, or want to create one for the first time, this episode will help you.


    I cover:


    What a channel strategy is

    The role of internal communication channels

    The three things you need to know

    How to make informed decisions

    What you need to be mindful of when planning your content

    How to review your internal communication channels

    Why you need to focus on accessibility.


    Do let me know what you think of this episode and don't forget to rate, review and follow, so other Comms pros can benefit too.


    Useful links:


    Add your name to receive Rachel's monthly Water Cooler newsletter.


    Show notes for this episode.


    All show notes: allthingsic.com/podcast.


    Rachel's All Things IC website, featuring 1600 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 to my Producer, Debbie West of Seren Creative.

    Thank you for stopping by,


    Rachel Miller,
    Founder, All Things IC.

    • 28 min
    What IC pros need to know about culture S3 E6

    What IC pros need to know about culture S3 E6

    How often do you talk about culture in your organisation?


    It's a phrase you'll probably hear a lot in your Comms career.


    You've probably spoken about culture with your leaders, colleagues and team. 


    I cover:


    What organisational culture means

    Definitions I use

    How to define culture

    What you need to know about culture

    How to use models

    Practical things to try out. 


    Do let me know what you think of this episode and don't forget to rate, review and follow, so other Comms pros can benefit too.


    Useful links:


    Add your name to receive Rachel's monthly Water Cooler newsletter.


    Show notes for this episode.


    All show notes: allthingsic.com/podcast.


    Rachel's All Things IC website, featuring 1600 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 to my Producer, Debbie West of Seren Creative.

    Thank you for stopping by,


    Rachel Miller,
    Founder, All Things IC.

    • 30 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
6 Ratings

6 Ratings

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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