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GCN South West – Building Govt Comms

Posted on September 17, 2013, in Front page news, GCN, Guest Blog, Innovation and new thinking, Internal Communications, Leadership, Professional Development, Talent and Leadership, with 1 comment

Thank you to all those who attended the first GCN South West event in Bristol today. The Environment Agency were great hosts, the audience engaged and the presentations from Sean Larkins, Polly Cziok and others inspiring. I hope that today’s.

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DECC Review: Reaching out to stakeholders

Posted on September 16, 2013, in Front page news, GCN, Guest Blog, Partnerships and Stakeholders, Policy Engagement, Strategic Communications, with 0 comments

The Department for Energy and Climate Change (DECC) is delivering one of the most challenging and important remits in government. Managing today’s challenge of a weak economy and rising energy bills with tomorrow’s challenge of climate change, global negotiations and.

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Free insight and evaluation resource

Posted on September 11, 2013, in Evaluation, Front page news, GCN, Guest Blog, with 0 comments

This week’s guest blog is from Tina Trythall, Senior Evaluation Manager, Shared Communications Service – Cabinet Office on a free insight and evaluation resource for government communicators. Yesterday saw the publication of the 30th British Social Attitudes survey, an annual.

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How did we do? GCN conference report

Posted on September 10, 2013, in Evaluation, Events, Front page news, GCN, with 0 comments

A GCN first This summer the Government Communication Network (GCN), with the support of colleagues at the Department for Business Innovation and Skills (BIS),  presented the first ever GCN conference and we enjoyed it so much we are already planning a 2014.

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No/low cost marketing, online vehicle tax and Viagra

Posted on September 6, 2013, in Case study, Digital, Front page news, Guest Blog, Innovation and new thinking, with 0 comments

I love it when a plan comes together. I’ve talked before about the communications challenges for Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) and the fact that the ‘no cost/low cost’ marketing challenge is one of my favourites. Why? Because it.

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