Communicating in a crisis

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“I wish they’d communicate directly with us and tell us what they’re doing,” said the volunteer in her high-vis jacket, desperately trying to co-ordinate the efforts to help the wretched residents of her village as they were flooded out of their homes. The ‘they’ in question were the Government and she was talking to the BBC, apparently the main channel …

You understand me

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I recently wrote a piece for the CharityComms website about planning an IC campaign for a charity. The website is dedicated to improving all aspects of communications for charities and I was pleased to be able to contribute my IC expertise to the mix. This got me thinking – is planning IC for a charity or a university (my main …

What’s love got to do with it?!

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I mentioned last month that one of my values is integrity. This month I’m going to talk about another of my values – love. (I know, it’s Valentine’s Day, this is a corny topic, but at least it’s knowingly corny and do ‘bear with’, because I think I have a point!) My clients and the work that they do are …