California Public Information Officers (CAPIO) Conference Recap

By Thao Hill, Director of Strategic Accounts GovDelivery was honored to sponsor and attend the 2015 California Public Information Officers (CAPIO) Conference in Long Beach earlier this month.  In the spirit of the Grand Prix, which took place the same week, the theme of the conference was “Grand PIO – Moving our Communities Forward.” Everyone… Read more »

Data changes everything.

On October 14, less than two short weeks from now, one of the largest gatherings of federal communicators will descend upon the Grand Hyatt Washington in Washington D.C. for GovDelivery’s 8th Annual Communications Summit. Looking to uncover the mystery of how individual agencies can harness data to influence change and get people to act, the… Read more »

GovDelivery’s 8th Annual Federal Communications Summit

GovDelivery’s 8th Annual Federal Communications Summit is just around the corner.  On Oct. 14 at the Grand Hyatt Washington in Washington, D.C., hundreds of government communicators and technologists will gather to exchange ideas, network, and learn how Federal agency employees can leverage the power of data for positive, influential change for the communities they serve. And we couldn’t… Read more »

By the Tweets: GovDelivery’s Digital Communications Tour

Our digital communications tour is in full swing! Over the last month we’ve visited Oakland, CA and Austin, TX, sparking conversations on the value of technology, outreach, and communications in government, as well as strategies to increase that value. We’ve hosted many innovative, successful speakers, from private sector thought leaders with successful social media start-ups… Read more »

Annual Federal Digital Communications Event by the Tweets

Despite a deluge of freezing rain and snow in Washington DC this week, GovDelivery’s annual Federal Digital Communications conference marched on. With more than 450 people tuning in via webcast and in-person, 6 speakers, 250+ tweets with an estimated impression of 1.2M people, and a lot of networking accompanied by a few bad weather horror… Read more »

Federal Digital Communications Event Rescheduled Due to Shutdown

Due to the government shutdown, we’ve decided to move our annual Federal Digital Communications Event to Monday, December 9. With continued uncertainty as to when federal employees will be coming back to work, we thought it would be best to move the event back so everyone could attend. More than 650 federal employees had already… Read more »

Auditory Learner? Visual Learner? Probably Not!

My wife is a teacher. Most of her friends are teachers as well. So, I get to participate in a lot of discussions about how students learn and how to make sure all students are being taught in a way that best suits them. These conversations make me recall my days back in college. I… Read more »

Digital Government, Innovation & Communciations

Wondering what Digital Government, innovation, and communications have to do with each other? Well, you’re in luck. GovDelivery is hosting its annual Federal Digital Communications event tomorrow, Tuesday, October 16, and our panel of public sector experts and Federal communicators will address these themes. Other speakers will address concrete steps agencies can take to address… Read more »

Training and Retaining Next Generation Leaders

By Steve Ressler, Founder, GovLoop “A new movement is shaking up the federal bureaucracy, as an expanding pool of idealistic, results-oriented Gen X and Yers challenges the predictability and authority-driven rules of the World War II generation and the pay-your-dues baby boomers who followed.” – Washington Post (about Next Generation of Government Training Summit) Are… Read more »