ABOUT IC KOLLECTIF
IC Kollectif is an award-winning nonprofit dedicated to internal communication as a strategic management discipline and a business enabler. Based in Montreal, the global independent organization publishes research-based and evidence-based content and is referenced in academic and industry research.
Via our website, publications and social platforms, we share knowledge, insights, and research from around the world. Communication professionals, academics and students from more than 165 countries download our free publications, read our blog, and benefit from the multiple resources available on our website.
IC Kollectif has gained peer, industry and academic recognition, from practitioners, consultants, professional communication associations and organizations, university professors and students, and researchers.
Our global publications are supported by professionals organizations such as the Global Alliance for Public Relations and Communication Management (GA) the International Association for Business Communicators (IABC) the Institute for Public Relations, and The Conference Board. They are referenced in some academic and industry research, are used as course textbooks in a number of Post-Graduate PR & Corporate Communication Programs and are recognized by some professional associations as resources for continuous professional development for their members.
Readers will notice that the spelling of some words varies from country to country. We have chosen to use the local version of spelling out of respect for the authors and in recognition of the global community.
All editorial content is published independently and without the influence of partners, advertisers or commercial sponsors.
Lise Michaud is the only party authorized to represent, negotiate and accept any agreements, contracts, partnerships, or any other forms of association, lucrative or non-lucrative, on behalf of IC Kollectif and/or involving the IC Kollectif's brand.
Lise Michaud, CEO & Founder IC Kollectif
CEO & Founder of IC Kollectif Lise Michaud has more than 30 years of experience in senior communication roles across the public and private sectors in Canada, including line, middle and senior management. Her experience covers internal, external and change communication, media relations, journalism, and social media. In addition to a degree in Communication, she holds a Diploma with a thesis in Built Environment & Human Behaviour, a field that led her to perform evidence-based practice with international organizations and committees for 7 years.
Lise Michaud has won a 2019 IABC Gold Quill Award of Excellence. She was named to the list of the Global Employee Engagement Influencers for four consecutive years (2017, 2018, 2019, 2020) and served as a judge for the 2018 North America Employee Engagement Awards. She also served as VP Communication on the Board of IABC’s Montreal Chapter.