Best Practices

More Than Trust Falls: 5 Tips for Brilliant Company Retreats

As champions of the employee experience, we don’t mess around when it comes to retreats. Here are 5 things we’ve learned to ensure a fabulous time and purposeful retreat.

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A Company's Purpose

The Business Roundtable announced that the nation's top CEOs have redefined a corporation’s commitment beyond profit and shareholders to include employees and communities. Of course, we were heartened by this news but we were also a bit disappointed for two key reasons.

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5 Takeaways from Poppulo’s Communicators Forums

Ready to up your internal communications game? We heard from brilliant industry experts at the NYC and SF Poppulo Forums. Here are 5 takeaways that you can put into practice right away.

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PMO – Pizza Making Operation

Not quite, but close! PMO stands for Project Management Office and we recently restructured our team to create our very own! With the growing complexity of projects and accounts we needed a group of people that used a standardized approach to managing projects. We pride ourselves in delivering high-quality work on time– that’s what the PMO is here to do.

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Making Summer Memories: Insights from ALI’s Strategic Internal Communications Conference

Year after year, I leave ALI’s Strategic Internal Communications Conference with outstanding takeaways and a clear picture of the latest challenges, trends, and new technologies in the world of IC. Here are a few highlights from this year’s conference.

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The brilliant story behind our new brand

As Brilliant Ink embarked on its 10th yearin business, we felt it was time to refresh our brand to better reflect our evolution as a company. While there were certainly aspects of our brand that we loved - our name! Our logo! The bold colors! - there were also components we felt we’d outgrown. 

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SICK DAYS AND EMPLOYEE ENGAGEMENT

Cubicles and open office plans are hotbeds for disease and sickness. We’ve all been there – you’re trying to get work done and the person next to you is coughing and sneezing all day. We’ve all been the sick person, too.

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SPARK JOY AT WORK WITH BRILLIANT INK

If you’re on a de-cluttering kick like me, you’ve probably seen Netflix’s new show “Tidying Up with Marie Kondo.” Fair warning: It’s addictive and you may want to clean out everything you own after just one episode! 

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RESISTING IMPOSTER SYNDROME?

Over the past year, I’ve heard and read a lot about Imposter Syndrome. The conclusion I’ve drawn is that we all – at one point or another – feel like a fraud. My conclusion isn’t just a hunch.

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