Read all Gloria Lombardi's long-form articles

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In this section of Marginalia of Engagement, you will find Gloria Lombardi's long-form articles on the future of work, digital transformation, new technology, social media, innovation, change, employee engagement, and leadership.
March 2016

'Wellcome' to Internal Communication and Engagement
March 2016 

Linking quality performance to engagement
February 2016

How the Autonomous World is shifting the Future of Work
February 2016

Why Employee Communication is key during a Crisis
February 2016

When Internal Communication meets mobile apps
February 2016

Breathing new life into Employee Engagement
January 2016

Lessons on Working Out Loud from GSK
January 2016

Collaboration - when social technology meets the "tiny work"
January 2016

Digital workplace transformation - new mindset required
January 2016

Mobile at work - looking ahead to 2016
December 2015

The art of sharing in the human economy
December 2015

IBM Watson Health - how this technology is revolutionising healthcare
December 2015

Transforming healthcare through digital technology
December 2015
 
#EmployeeConf - Exploring the employee engagement journey
December 2015

Turning your Workday into insight
October 2015

Thinking strategy throughout - a leader's dilemma?
October 2015

Driving dynamic employee advocacy
October 2015

No Cape Needed - how to improve leadership comms
October 2015

Holacracy at Zappos - how it all started
October 2015

Contextual technology is the future of business
October 2015

Internal comms and the mobile revolution
October 2015

How Deloitte UK communicates respect and inclusion across the firm
September 2015

The Future of Work, new SMiLE Guide
September 2015

Leading the customer experience from within
September 2015

Hired me - goodbye to the traditional job description
September 2015

The ABC for successful business performance
August 2015

Collaboration - from 'nice to have' to business priority
August 2015

FRHI Talk - when sharing experiences brings connectedness
August 2015

Nurturing engagement through a sytem of 'Thank you'
August 2015

11 internal comms books to make your summer
August 2015

Measurement with impact
July 2015

Beyond Sharing - the Collaborative Economy
July 2015

Bringing Diversity into the Company Dialogue
July 2015

The future of work - think employee experience
July 2015

Communicating employees benefits in the digital age
July 2015

theblueballroom - When leaders move on
July 2015

How SAP co-innovate the future
July 2015

The importance of LinkedIn for Internal Communicators
June 2015

Changing the Landscape: Informing the Future
June 2015

New SMiLE Guide on Social Measurement
June 2015

What makes a company innovative?
June 2015

Stand-up! Entrepreneurial lessons from comedy
June 2015

Internal Communicators - do not be afraid of numbers
June 2015

The future of work is now
June 2015

HAMK tackles the university challenge with SharePoint and Yammer
May 2015

The Role of Social Power inside Organisations
May 2015 

When internal comms meets analytics
May 2015

#DW24 - digital workplace taken forward
May 2015

The state of Internal Communications - Academically speaking
May 2015

Mobile and cloud collaboration with AT&T
May 2015

The Changing Role of Internal Comms, SMiLE Guide
May 2015

The psychology of fear at work
May 2015

How to improve internal comms and be creative? Get a Pie!
May 2015

Communicating on the network
May 2015

#UCEXPO - Towards unified workplace communications
May 2015

When social media meets (or breaks) the law
April 2015

Internal Communications - new digital skills required
April 2015

#Eurocomm - Power to the People
April 2015

theEMPLOYEEapp - a mobile solution for internal communicators
April 2015

Internal communication in the UK Government
April 2015

Leadership and followership in the social age
March 2015

Gamification is thriving inside the enterprise
March 2015

'Connected' - when employees at Balfour Beatty go mobile
March 2015

Holacracy - social technology for purposeful organisations
March 2015

AIB - small bank, big engagement
February 2015

#TwitterFlock - exploring the mobile apps developer community
February 2015

Bosch - when use cases support connections
February 2015

Trends from Switzerland - platforms, mobile and wearables at work
February 2015

Exploring creativity in internal comms
February 2015

Buzz - the power of an employee app inside Nationwide
February 2015

Jive drives employee comms and engagement through new enterprise apps
February 2015

Employee engagement in the digital era
January 2015

Employee engagement - just another management fad?
January 2015

Digital transformation gets to the C-Suite
January 2015

A tale of Hackers, Geniuses and Geeks
January 2015

Leadership and diversity - in conversation with Sylvana Storey
January 2015

FED - Leadership plainly explained
January 2015

How digital is shifting leadership
January 2015 

Internal Communications predictions for 2015
January 2015 (Co-authored)

When crowdsourcing meets design thinking
December 2014

The fundamentals of employee engagement
December 2014

Le Web - exploring the future of innovation
December 2014

Profusion moves to the 4th Office
December 2014

Innovative workspaces of the civic economy
December 2014

Yammer at ABB - the world's fastest journey to social
November 2014

Jonathan MacDonald's digital revolution
November 2014

The social wave in theory and practice
November 2014

How BNP Paribas Cardif manages communities
November 2014

Getting employees' Insights through Waggl
November 2014

Measuring emotional intelligence at work
November 2014

Dialogue - the key to engagement
November 2014

24 Care 'Empower' healthy collaboration on Jive
November 2014

Brian Solis on Digital Transformation
November 2014

The Making of a Global Intranet at Linklaters
October 2014

The Renaissance of Work in the Digital Age
October 2014

Making Comms Superheros in the Modern World
October 2014

Bringing Authenticity to Work
October 2014

ING Group's internal comms get a 'buzz'
October 2014

Levie brings collaboration to the next level
October 2014

A great deal for Groupon's internal communications
October 2014

Morningstar seeds engagement with Vine
October 2014

Employee communications - stop broadcasting, start conversing
October 2014

The human face of leadership at J&J MISSA
October 2014

Social Collaboration - a northern Europe view
October 2014

SMiLE and beAppy
September 2014

Stowe Boyd predicts big changes in the enterprise
September 2014

The future of work - a colourful journey to 2022
September 2014

The Intranet - where are we Now?
September 2014

Global social collaboration from Deloitte Australia
August 2014

Here's a quick way to master internal communications
August 2014

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July 2014

July 2014 (co-authored with Marc Wright)

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March 2014

'innocent' tone of voice
March 2014

A taste of social business
March 2014

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March 2014

GE Healthcare challenges staff on core values
February 2014

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January 2014

January 2014

Grundfos lets social business take the pressure
January 2014

Working in the Age of Context
January 2014

Internal Communications predictions for 2014
January 2014 (co-authored)

Einstein brings knowledge to Lafarge
December 2013

Stephen Waddington, the digital vandal
December 2013

UNIFYing employees around the brand promise
December 2013

Driving engagement and productivity
December 2013

Knitting employees together at BT Global Health
November 2013

Recognising the best with the Inside Story Awards
November 2013

CEMEX's Social Innovation Path through its Internal Network SHIFT
November 2013

Buzzing in healthcare: Humana's ESN story
November 2013

Head, Heart and Hands into strategy execution
November 2013

Business Without Boundaries in London
November 2013

VC Russell Grossman ABC shares IABC future
November 2013

New metrics for the Home Office internal comms
November 2013

The science of serendipity: the promise of innovation inside organisations
October 2013

Barclaycard makes its business social
October 2013

Vodafone Ireland leverages the brand internally
September 2013

Unleash the power of 12 networkers
September 2013

The power of first impressions online
September 2013

Time for organisational deference to die?
September 2013

Bright, solid and social business with MangoApps ESN
August 2013

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July 2013

July 2013

July 2013

July 2013

June 2013

June 2013

June 2013

June 2013 (with Silvia Cambie)

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January 2013