10 Reasons Your Organization Should Have an Online Leadership Channel

10 reasons your organization should have an online leadership channel


It used to be that business moved at the speed of sound. These days, it seems like business moves at the speed of light. I wouldn’t be surprised if a few years from now, businesses figured out how to exceed even that speed.

With this pace of rapid change in mind, it’s more important than ever for executives to keep their organizations on the same page. And that’s where an online leadership channel comes into play. Consider these ten benefits.

Online Presentation Tips from an Online Presentation Coach


It happens quite often: a dynamic speaker is selected to deliver the keynote for your online event. But, the online presentation falls flat. The speaker, while quite dynamic in person, is used to making eye contact with the audience and gauging their body language. The speaker is not used to presenting online, where the audience takes the form of a webcam or video camera.

For insights and tips on online presentations, I sought out Terese Cooke Bottner, Online Presentation Coach with our partner, bXb Online. Here’s our Q&A with Terese. Put me in, coach, I’m ready to play (today).

5 Reasons to Host Internal Communications Online


“When leaders look at their reputation, traditionally the focus has been communicating outside the organization. Now, more leaders are getting the importance of communicating internally.” That’s a quote from Jackie King, national practice leader for Change & Internal Communications at Hill+Knowlton Strategies, in an interview published at Financial Post.

King relates a quote from The Economist, “Employees are becoming the unattended guardians of the brand.” So as your employees interact and engage with others (outside the office), they carry with them the reputation of your brand. This means that the better informed they are, the more effective they can serve the role of “brand guardian.”