Hurricane Harvey is not the first opportunity for social media to play an integral part in emergency communication channels, but it is the most recent and, possibly, most widespread case.
Posts Tagged: transparency
If there was ever a universal philosophy that transcends barriers of business, industry and government, it is a page I will borrow from our good friends at Disney. Quite simply, ‘everything speaks.’
First, think on this – “We judge ourselves based on our intentions. We judge each other based on observable behaviors.”
Learn how government employees can navigate talking to reporters.
Communicating with a public that may not trust us requires a subtle approach.
Has the availability of data and transparency of government information led to greater trust?
How do you keep top performers when we are operating under tight fiscal budgets, few opportunities for promotion and Continuing Resolutions?
The Government today faces a slew of challenges, from trust issues to compliance and risk management. But what can help is a well-executed compliance system with public-sector records requests
Like all the other things we have to maintain in life – our cars, our diets, our checkbooks – maintaining an image takes time and talent. It doesn’t just happen and it doesn’t involve only one strategy.
Don’t think of internal communication as “I need to tell you what’s going on” or “You need to provide feedback via this survey.” If you really want to communicate with employees, it must be a dialogue.