The Scottish Local Government Digital Office is changing the way local councils communicate with online citizen engagement. In this podcast, Martyn Wallace discusses the challenges of coordinating change across multiple local government bodies.
Governments that invest in communication skills achieve better outcomes, according to global research by WPP. Sean Larkins continues his discussion of “The Leaders’ Report” – the first global research focused on government communications, in part 2 of this InTransition podcast.
Sean Larkins explains how a decline of trust in government is one of 5 key challenges for government communicators, revealed in new global research.
In this podcast we learn how social media is being used to connect citizens with decision makers, to advocate for better outcomes in mental health.
In this podcast, Ari Sharp from the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry describes how he overcomes the hurdles of content creation in a niche subject area.
It’s our 100th episode of InTransition, and our very first guest returns for a special chat. Alex Aiken is the Executive Director of Government Communications for the UK government, and offers 5 tips on strengthening the value of communications.
Sonya Sandham is so passionate about the power of storytelling in the public sector that she’s doing a PhD at the University of Canberra. She explains why in this week’s podcast with David Pembroke.
Ruth Dewsbury describes how the Department of the Environment is using content communication to not only inform the Australian public, but to help achieve the department’s goals through grass roots involvement. Ruth is David Pembroke’s guest on this week’s InTransition podcast.
Amelia Loye from engage2 explains how open data and “data from community” are important ways to help design services and policy. Amelia specialises in consultation and engagement for government, and has been helping manage engagement for the NZ and Australian open government national action plan.
Gillian Field joins the InTransition podcast to discuss internal and corporate communications. She has considerable experience in the Australian public sector, including the Department of Agriculture, the Department of Defence and Centrelink.
Trish Lavery, from the Department of the Environment is the Assistant Director in the Design and Analytics area of the Innovation and Behavioural Insights Team. In this podcast she discusses website analytics, A/B split testing of websites, and looking at the effectiveness of digital social media interactions.
Virginia Haussegger AM is an award-winning journalist with over 25 years’ experience in news media. Virginia spoke to David Pembroke about the need for simple clear language, and understanding how your audience will receive your message.