Internal Poll: No single way to communicate sad news of an employee death A Ragan poll of communicators finds that telling the staff about a colleague’s passing doesn’t—and shouldn’t—fit a template; for sensitivity, it must be situational. By Matt WilsonApril 5, 2011 SHARE To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.