Writing a 2019 plan and want to put an inspired approach to company Town Halls. Any cool things you’ve seen or done to spice up this tried and true comms channel?

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Maybe include an interpretive dance section to allow employees a creative outlet to express themselves... Would be fun to see Margaret from Accounting dance her job satisfaction level or her concerns about hygene in the breakroom.

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Tactical, but using Catchbox to throw the mic around during Q&A can be fun depending on your culture.

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My company live-streams then and prompts people for feedback in real time (comment, like, take this quick poll, etc)

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Back when I was in housedid a Reddit-style AMA with a panel of senior execs in lieu of a Town Hall - which was usually a top-down communication platform

Ogilvy just did a Q&A here on fish bowl to accompany their town hall

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