Communication Management

 Communication Management

Communication Management

Definition

The systematic planning, implementing, monitoring, and revision of all the channels of communication within an organization, and between organizations; it also includes the organization and dissemination of new communication directives connected with an organization, network, or communications technology.

 

 

Career description

Internally, communications managers ensure that employees are aware of changes and projects within the company. They distribute executive messages, prepare presentations and internal memos, and conduct meetings to share information. They may develop print materials and branding strategies for employee use. Depending on the organization’s size, communications managers may direct marketing and public relations staff or provide communications coaching for employees.

Externally, they represent their organization to stakeholders, interested parties, and the public. Communications managers serve as the company spokesperson to the media and the general public. They develop and distribute materials that may explain or convey the company’s policies or position on issues. Other duties may include issuing press releases, arranging interviews, and compiling press kits. <study.com>

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Jobs directly related to the degree

Politician, Public Relations, Marketing, Journalist, Communication Editor, Public Relations Account Coordinators, Buyer and Purchasing Agent, Customer Service, Public Information Officer, Advertiser

People/Organisations

Jerry Seinfield, Redi Tlhabi

 

Websites/Books

Management Communication: A Case-Analysis Approach 5th Ed. By James S. O’Rourke IV

 

Bursary Opportunities

Volkswagen, Multichoice, NYDA

 

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