We have been rather busy with recruitment lately and are very excited to have two new people joining the team: Tom our Account Director, and Tracey, Accounts and Office Manager. As a result of our new recruits I asked Becki our HR Manager, who oversees our recruitment process to answer a very important question....
‘Culture clash’ is a phrase that often fizzes into animated exchanges about immigration. Globally, three-quarters of all major conflicts have a cultural dimension; locally, just looking different can be enough to cause conflict.So it’s important to at least understand culture, and ideally to celebrate its vitality.
Today is World Telecommunication & Information Society Day (WTISD). It celebrates one of the most important factors in our life – communication! The date is linked to the creation of the International Telegraph Union on 17 May 1865, later renamed International Telecommunication Union (ITU).
Did you know today is National Limerick Day? To mark this occasion Nicky and I (after several chocolates) decided we were up for the challenge! So, here is our limerick on theblueballroom to brighten your Friday
I wanted to share with you the book I’ve just finished reading, which also links very well to a TED talk I’ve listened to quite by accident. There are parallels, with the same net result. The book, Born a Crime, is written by Trevor Noah. The author is a South African comedian who has hit it big in the US, but his life wasn’t always this charmed.
We were delighted to work with Prospect Resourcing to host an interactive roundtable discussion on 26th April 2017 in Hong Kong
If you value truth and honesty, then make a personal pledge to protect them on World Press Freedom Day – 3 May
As part of tbbr’s wellbeing plan, a few of us took in a glorious walk in Farnham Park.
We’re excited to officially launch into Asia in 5 days! We kick off with two events next week for Internal Communications professionals in Hong Kong. We have a jam-packed schedule of events, meetings, media interviews and of course amazing food.
Internal communications needs the bedrock of a culture of effective communication pervading the business every day, says guest blogger Rob Pymm of DHL International (UK)
Email is amazing and I couldn’t imagine life without it but it can be dangerous – read about a deeply unpleasant example of how emails can expose extraordinarily unprofessional behaviour
Can you name a company that operates in nearly every single country?
Veganism has grown by 350 per cent in the last 10 years, so we decided to ask Robyn Morgan a friend of theblueballroom, to give us an insight into this animal-free diet.
Sheila's highlights from the IABC Eurocomm conference
Stress Awareness Month has been held every April since 1992, so to help you, here are my top tips for fighting stress!
Quick fire questions with our new Account Executive Abbey.