TICTeC 2019 keynote speaker: Alessandra Orofino – mySociety

Need a bit of inspiration in these turbulent political times? You’ll get it in spades from ‘urban activist’ Alessandra Orofino, the first of our confirmed keynote speakers for TICTeC 2019. Founder of Meu Rio (My Rio), Alessandra hasn’t just brought about change herself; she first gave 160,000 residents in her native city of Rio de…

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12 Principles of Knowledge Management – Steve Dale online

I first posted this in 2015 and came across it again during some research I was doing for Warwick Business School. The provenance is consultant and keynote speaker  Verna Allee who outlines 12 principles of Knowledge Management. Two thoughts occurred to me: The principles appear to be so simple and obvious Why didn’t I think…

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Looking ahead to 2019 – dxw digital

dxw digital achieved some big milestones in 2018. We’re now 10 years old and for the first time, the team is well over 50 people. We’ve expanded our strategic offer so we not only research and develop great services but also make sure organisations create an environment for them to succeed. In 2019, we’ll continue…

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VITAL DATA: What every comms person needs to know about the Ofcom communications market report 2018 – The Dan Slee Blog » LOCAL SOCIAL: Is it time for a Local localgovcamp?

VITAL DATA: What every comms person needs to know about the Ofcom communications market report 2018 Posted: January 22, 2019 | Author: Dan Slee | Filed under: communications |Leave a comment We will look back at 2007 as being a year when the world went in a new direction and communicators struggled to keep up. In…

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How GDS is helping tackle global corruption – Government Digital Service

Last month, Minister for Implementation Oliver Dowden announced how better buying can tackle global corruption through the Global Digital Marketplace Programme. I wanted to expand on the key points the minister made as we gear up for an exciting year of collaboration and delivery in phase one prioritised countries – South Africa, Mexico, Colombia, Indonesia…

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30 days of human comms #55: the firefighters who told a girl she COULD be a firefighter, too – The Dan Slee Blog » LOCAL SOCIAL: Is it time for a Local localgovcamp?

Human comms is simply an organisation talking in a human voice. Sometimes it is planned but often it is responding with a human voice to something which has happened. So, bravo West Midlands Fire Service for responding to a tweet from a girl who didn’t think she could be a firefighter with video… of female…

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