Posts Categorized: communications

Internal Communications – engage and inspire your workforce with video

Creating engaging communications for internal use is vital if you need to keep staff and colleagues up to date on company news, incentives and relevant information such as sector trends and training issues. In this case study Amplifon UK CEO Steve Fleming explains the benefits to Amplifon in using video for all their major internal… Read more »

Presenting to Camera – video tutorials

To many people the idea of presenting to a camera is extremely daunting.  It doesn’t have to be. I believe that you should appear on camera as you do in reality – the real, natural you.  The first mistake most people make is to assume that because there is a camera looking at them, they… Read more »

Webcam Wizardry 2 – lights, camera, action

Number 2 from a series of 8 video tutorials called Webcam Wizardry. In this film business video expert Richard Flewitt speaks about setting up your equipment to look and sound good when using a webcam to create video messages. See the rest of the series on my YouTube channel

Webcam Wizardry; helping you make the most of your webcam

This is the introduction to a series of short video tutorials that will help you make the most of your webcam. Whether for video messaging, video emails or video blogging, the advice from Business Video Expert Richard Flewitt will help you to look good, and make sure your viewers want to watch and listen. Richard… Read more »

Why Clear Communication equals Improved Staff Motivation

I hesitate to use the ‘R’ word, but it’s clear that the economic climate could be better.  When things are bleak economically we naturally look at costs we can reduce, and for many organisations internal communications are seen as a ‘nice to have’, so they are reduced or cut to a bare minimum.  I would… Read more »

Business Communications need to attract ALL potential clients?

Effective communications are the backbone of any successful business. Whether we’re sellinginforming, promoting or educating we all have to communicate to survive – so why do so many businesses get it wrong? English was never my strong point at school, but during my relatively short business career I’ve listened carefully and learned from the wealth… Read more »

Online video marketing is growing exponentially – so what’s the appeal for business?

Business Video works as a vehicle to attract an audience for the very same reason that all good video communications work – because it moves and it talks. Video catches the eye on a static page. It grabs the attention – even if it’s inappropriate or a load of rubbish!   How many times have… Read more »

Why should corporate communications be a ‘turn-off’

Mention the phrases corporate communication or corporate video in a conversation and people switch off, fall alseep, or even actually decide to do some work – anything they can think of to avoid having to watch.  The head of corporate communications from a major high stree bank recently told me that they had decided to use less… Read more »