Tom McGovern

MBA MCIPR, Internal Communications Specialist

I am an internal communications specialist currently working in the research and innovation sector. I have a background in PR and journalism, but have been working in internal communications for the last 6 and a half years. I also have an MBA and am passionate about supporting businesses and people to be at their best by transforming the way they communicate.

The latest from my blog

Diversity and Inclusion: the role of internal communication

2020 was a year that brought into sharp focus the racial and social inequalities that are still prevalent in today’s society. The events of the past 12 months have caused a lot of companies to revaluate how diverse and inclusive they truly are and highlighted that there is much work to do internally for many.…

Diversity and Inclusion in British Football

The events of the past 12 months have caused me to reflect a lot recently on the role of internal communication in helping to create diverse and inclusive organisations, and it took me back to a research project that I carried out for my MBA in 2017. The project looked into the lack of diversity…

Using Microsoft Teams live events to enable effective leadership communication

Covid-19 is putting pressure on businesses like nothing experienced in modern times. In this challenging environment, successful businesses need strong leaders. As I discussed in my last blog post, key to strong leadership is open and effective communication. Being visible is one way that leaders can achieve this.  In times of change, there is no…