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It’s good to share – FREE GCS places at CommsCamp 14

Posted on June 25, 2014, in Course, Events, Front page news, Professional Development, Uncategorized, with 0 comments

GCS are delighted to announce our support for CommsCamp 14, 7th July, Birmingham and have a limited number of free tickets to GCS members (one per applicant). One of the key themes of the recent GCS conferences was the importance.

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Digital Communications Capability Review 6 month update

Posted on June 23, 2014, in Digital, Evaluation, Front page news, Guest Blog, How-to, Innovation and new thinking, Leadership, Professional Development, Top tips/how to, with 0 comments

When our panel of esteemed reviewers presented their report to us – Alex Aiken responded, making it clear that we would have a clear timetable to show progress. He said they would be invited back in six months’ time to.

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GCS guide to communications and behaviour change launch

Posted on June 19, 2014, in Behaviour change, Front page news, GCN, Guidance, How-to, Innovation and new thinking, Professional Development, Strategic Communications, Top tips/how to, with 0 comments

Today at the first GCS summer conference David Watson, Prime Minister’s Office and Cabinet Office and Lester Posner, Department for Work and Pensions, launched the new GCS guide to communications and behaviour change. This free resource provides a practical explanation.

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CommsAcademy – a local gov perspective

Posted on June 19, 2014, in Events, Front page news, Guest Blog, Innovation and new thinking, Internal Communications, Working in Government, with 0 comments

The World Cup may have kicked off but all the talk in Manchester last week was about communications at the inaugural Public Sector Communications Academy. I’m a little biased, but I thought that this was the best Academy I’ve attended.

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The journey we’ve been on…

Posted on June 18, 2014, in Annual Comms Plan for Government, Front page news, Guest Blog, Innovation and new thinking, Strategic Communications, Working in Government, with 0 comments

Reflections from the Capability Session at Civil Service Live and five lessons learned On Tuesday in Bristol I spoke alongside senior leaders from Operational Delivery and the legal profession about the need to continue to invest in training and challenging.

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