Content

  • Keys to Integration Success - Strategic Imperatives
  • Integration Communications - Strategic Implementation
  • Integration Communications - Approval Workflow
  • Communication Objectives
  • Communications Task Force
  • Message and Materials Development
  • Pre-Day One Communications
  • Integration Toolkit
  • Internal Branding Strategy
  • Day One - Strategy and Tactical Overview
  • Day One - External Stakeholder Outreach
  • Announcement Schedule - Day One and Beyond
  • Day One Internal Tactical Elements
  • Integration Expectations Survey
  • First 100 Days - Strategy
  • Day 100 Celebration and Evaluation of Success
  • Culture Building and Re-Branding
  • Communications Timeline


Keys to Integration Success - Strategic Imperatives

Communicate Strength of Combined Businesses:
Relentless Pursuit of Value

Clear Leadership Structure:
Understanding of Business Objectives

Two-way vs. Top-down Communications:
Providing Feedback mechanism

Transparency:
Balancing good news and bad news

Anticipating Issues
in advance of crisis situations

Easing Internal Anxiety
and recognizing fear of uncertainty

Culture Building:
Vision and Values

Celebrate Success ...


Slide titles:



Acquisition Integration Communications Plan

Agenda

Keys to Integration Success Strategic Imperatives

Integration Communications Strategic Implementation

Integration Communications Approval Workflow

Communications Objectives

Communications Task Force

Message and Materials Development

Pre-Day 1 Communications

Integration Toolkit

Integration Toolkit

Internal Branding Strategy

Day 1 Strategy and Tactical Overview

Day 1 – External Stakeholder Outreach

Announcement Schedule – Day 1 and Beyond

Day 1 Internal Tactical Elements

Day 1 Internal Tactical Elements

Day 1 Internal Tactical Elements: Integration Expectations Survey

First 100 Days – Strategy

Day 100 Celebration and Evaluation of Success

Culture Building & Re-branding

Communications Timeline

Final Quote