About us

EPICOM is a brand of SCM – School for Communication and Management.

SCM is a German-based company for further education in the sector of corporate communications, which offers conferences, workshops, intensive courses, and webinars. Our core business is internal communication. In this field, we furthermore publish the trade magazine BEYOND – the only specific trade magazine for internal comms in the German-speaking area -, specialist books, studies and white papers.

Based on the experience of SCM, EPICOM develops know-how through studies, webinars and web conferences on a European basis. We are interested in exploring the European approach to internal communication, its mission in the different industries and companies and its acceptance by the employees.

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Blog Internal Communication

Our blog and studies

  • Is your communication culture ready for the new normal?

Is your communication culture ready for the new normal?

COVID-19 has become the game-changer for communication culture and has quickly and dramatically changed our working world. It is now necessary to handle "The New Normal", adapt processes, and respond to the needs of employees [...]

  • Article about social advocacy

How social advocacy can enhance your internal communications strategy

You may have heard about social advocacy and how it can move mountains for your organization; but what is it exactly and how can it help you? Before launching an entire program for employee social [...]

Internal Communications: the opportunity of growing together as one team

The COVID-19 pandemic has initiated a powerful conversation on the importance and value of internal communications in a company. This crisis forced many organizations to shift to remote-working models practically overnight and employees have had [...]

First European web conference “The ‘New Normal’ of Internal Comms”

EPICOM's first European web conference "The 'New Normal' of Internal Comms" takes place on 14 July 2020. The conference focusses on current developments in internal communications within the frame of the coronavirus crisis – from [...]

The Comprehensive Study for European Internal Communicators in 2020

Digital transformation shapes internal communications in Europe like no other topic – this is reflected in the results of our study „Internal Communications Monitor 2020“. The study, commissioned by SCM (School for Communication and Management), Staffbase and Kammann Rossi, investigates the state of [...]

Launching a social intranet: Get to know the different user types

Currently, most companies worldwide find themselves in the situation where all or most of their employees have to work from home. This scenario is new to most of them – and thus requires new tools [...]