Our own COO, Bob Ainsbury, recently recorded two radio spots detailing an important shift in how government agencies measure success and how cyber security is increasingly important for those agencies.
Tips you and your team can use to start building an open data portal of your own, or improve one you already have.
Delivering a great citizen experience starts with building an audience to receive it. Fortunately, numerous digital channels and strategies exist to help you grow your reach and make an impact – here are just a few. Public sector organizations are using digital communications to transform the citizen experience in a variety of ways, whether… Read more »
By John Simpson, Engagement Consultant at GovDelivery There are a few basic components that anyone can leverage when beginning to develop the framework for their digital engagement strategy or evaluate an existing one. This blog post is part of a larger series tied to our recent webinar on Stakeholder Engagement in Federal Government. If you… Read more »
By Abhi Nemani, Innovator-in-Residence, GovDelivery The last four years have seen explosive growth in the civic technology field, and I have been privileged to see it firsthand in my role at Code for America (CfA) since 2010. Earlier this year, when I decided it was time to move on and explore a new segment of… Read more »
Originally Posted on Comm2Point0. By Dave Worsell, Director of Government Solutions at GovDelivery Europe. Every journey starts somewhere. The easier the first step the faster it becomes to reach the destination. Here at GovDelivery we know we aren’t the final destination and we definitely aren’t one of the many distractions along the way. However, we are one… Read more »
Engagement is the name of the game in 2014. According to a recent GovDelivery survey of local, federal, and UK government agencies, forty percent of respondents named increasing stakeholder engagement as their number one communications objective this year. Better communication strategies lead to better stakedholder engagement, and more importantly, better engagement leads to more mission… Read more »
How is the Department of Education using open data programs, email and social media to engage stakeholders? Check out the snapshot below of part of the panel session with Cameron Brenchley, Director of Digital Strategy for the U.S. Department of Education from this year’s annual Digital Communications Tour stop in Washington DC. For some of… Read more »
At this year’s annual Digital Communications Tour stop in Washington DC, officials from three government agencies presented to hundreds of their peers on the latest innovations in digital communications in federal government. Below is a snapshot from the panel session highlighting Kent Politsch, Chief of Public Affairs for the USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA), and… Read more »
If we asked you a few years ago what the U.S. Department of the Interior is and what it does as a government agency, would you know? In 2009 after conducting research about this very question, the Interior realized that for the vast majority of the public, the answer was a resounding “no.” The Interior’s… Read more »