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Internal Communication

ICKollectif , a collaborative effort with IABC/Montreal that brings together the most comprehensive internal communication (IC) resources and content under one roof.


Fuse in Focus

The Market Research Blog

Front End of Innovation Blog


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  • Blog Inc. by Joy Deangdeelert Cho


  • A New Brand World: 8 Principles for Achieving Brand Leadership in the 21st Century by Scott Bedbury with Stephen Fenichell
  • All Marketers Are Liars by Seth Godin
  • Brains on Fire: Igniting Powerful, Sustainable, Word of Mouth Movements by Robbin Phillips, Greg Cordell, Geno Church and Spike Jones
  • The Origin of Brands by Al & Laura Ries
  • Positioning: The Battle for Your Mind by Al Ries and Jack Trout
  • Pour Your Heart Into It by Howard Schultz and Dori Jones Yang

Communication Planning

  • Managing the Communication Function by Diane Gayeski, Ph.D.

Communication Theory

  • Understanding Media: The Extensions of Man by Marshall McLuhan

Creative Thinking

  • Hyperthinking by Philip Weiss
  • Mind Mapping for Dummies by Florian Rustler
  • Six Thinking Hats by Edward de Bono
  • Word Craft by Alex Frankel

Customer Service

  • Be Our Guest: Perfecting the Art of Customer Service by Disney Institute

Data Visualization

  • Envisioning Information by Edward Tufte

Employee Engagement

  • Maximizing Internal Communication: Strategies to Turn Heads, Win Hearts, Engage Employees and Get Results by Paul Barton, ABC
  • Punching In: The Unauthorized Adventures of a Front-Line Employee by Alex Frankel


  • Midnight Lunch: The 4 Phases of Team Collaboration Success from Thomas Edison’s Lab by Sarah Miller Caldicott

Learning/Brain Research

  • Brain Rules: 12 Principles for Surviving and Thriving at Work, Home and School by John Medina
  • Distracted by Maggie Jackson

Six Sigma

  • The Six Sigma Way: How GE, Motorola, and Other Top Companies are Honing Their Performance by Peter S. Pande, Robert P. Neuman and Roland R. Cavanagh

Social Media


  • StoryBranding: Creating Standout Brands Through the Power of Story by Jim Signorelli


  • Born to Blog: Building Your Blog for Personal and Business Success Once Post at a Time by Mark W. Schaefer and Standford A. Smith

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