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GovComms: The Future of Government Communication


Through conversation with industry greats, experts and innovators from around the world, GovComms delivers the latest insights and best practice in government communication. We provide the resources to help you, the government and public sector, communicate policies, services and regulations with impact.

A podcast by contentgroup, leaders in government communication.

Jul 24, 2018

This week on GovComms we talk with Neryl East, an experienced government communicator, about how to successfully and positively navigate change in our industry.

Starting her career in the late 1990s, Neryl has encountered many dramatic shifts in communication. Following the introduction of the internet and social media, Neryl was an early advocate for governments using online tools to connect directly with citizens and residents.

Today she shares tips with you on how to navigate such changes and approach your communication strategies to producing the best outcome.

Discussed in this episode:

  • Why the ability to write efficiently is the key tool to online communication
  • How to use curiosity to your own advantage
  • Tricks to keep up with changing digital trends
  • The connection between traditional media and modern communication
  • Don’t be reluctant to try new tools or technology
  • Seeking inspiration from local governments