7 Essential Takeaways
from Ragan’s
2022 Benchmark Report

Monday, June 27, 2022 • 1:30-2:15 p.m. ET

Internal Communications • External Communications

While the past two years have been a challenge, they have also brought untold opportunities for communicators to prove their worth. Insights into what lies on the road ahead for comms pros are outlined in Ragan’s fourth annual Communications Benchmark Report, an exclusive research project created for Ragan’s Communications Leadership Council.

Join us for a research-filled discussion on how communicators are measuring their efforts beyond the bottom line while considering the well-being of their workforces and community alongside new models of working, DE&I initiatives, an increased focus on ESG and more.

The Communications Benchmark Report reflects the growing influence of communications across all facets of business while providing communicators with an actionable blueprint for 2022 and beyond:

During this FREE, 45-minute webinar, we’ll cover key findings around:

  • Engaging a hybrid workforce with tech and training
  • Growing skills and opportunities for comms
  • Who owns DE&I and ESG initiatives at most organizations
  • The most effective channels for internal and external communication
  • Designating leaders when managing crises
  • The expansion of wellness programs

Attend this free webinar to explore these key findings from Ragan’s fourth annual Communications Benchmark Report, an exclusive study from Ragan’s Communications Leadership Council.

Don't miss this unique opportunity!

Top reasons to attend this webinar

  • It’s FREE.
  • You’ll receive all the slides and handouts.
  • You’ll get access for you and your entire team to watch.
  • You’ll have access to the recording for 12 months.

Jim Ylisela

Co-Founder and Senior PartnerRagan Consulting Group

Jim Ylisela is Co-founder and Senior Partner of Ragan Consulting Group. He is an award-winning veteran Chicago journalist and a former publisher of Ragan.com. He brings more than 30 years of experience in writing, editing, communications research and consulting. Ylisela has designed and organized newsrooms for many companies and organizations, including Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism, where he served as a faculty member and co-director of Medill News Service from 1988 to 2001. He works with communicators to create brand journalism news sites, organize and train writers and editors and restore reporting (and creative storytelling) to internal and external communications.

Mary C. Buhay

Chief Growth Officer and Head of CouncilsRagan Communications

Mary C. Buhay is Chief Growth Officer and Head of Ragan’s Communications Leadership Council and PR Daily Leadership Network. A communications executive with more than 25 years of experience, Mary develops communities and stories that connect businesses meaningfully with people—customers, employees, investors, journalists, and other stakeholders—whose trust helps to drive growth. Mary joined Ragan Communications in 2021 from Women Presidents Organization, where she was global director of growth. Mary was previously senior vice president of marketing for G&S Business Communications, a top-15 agency based in New York. In this role, she advised internal and external clients and implemented plans for corporate social responsibility, healthtech marketing and business-to-business communications. Earlier, Mary had roles as corporate officer and senior vice president of corporate communications, marketing and sales for Medialink Worldwide, a digital media-technology venture whose Nasdaq-listed IPO she helped to launch as part of the founding team.


You should attend this FREE webinar if you spend at least a quarter of your time in any of these areas:

Internal Communications • Employee Communications • Executive Communications • Writing/Editing • HR Communications • Corporate Culture • DE&I • ESG • Employee Engagement • Employee Experience • Workplace Wellness Benefits


For questions, please contact customer service at

CService@Ragan.com or by calling 800-878-5331.