Category Archives: stakeholder relations

Knowing your crowdsource from your open source

Do you know your crowdsource from your open source?  As a result of an earlier post it’s now part of a research project I’ve been getting to grips with.  Open source certainly gave birth to the idea of crowdsourcing and … Continue reading

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Merlin’s beard! What do you expect?

As part of the Project Merlin agreement banks have pledged an additional £76bn to help Small to Medium Enterprises (SMEs).  Up to now SMEs have apparently been surviving on overdrafts and the good old credit card – not an ideal, … Continue reading

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Reflection and 6 tips for new student bloggers

Mirror mirror on the wall I’ve become a blogger after all!  Blogs by their very nature are reflective.  A weekly (in the case of this assignment) view of a topic that shares thoughts following a conversation or something read.  So … Continue reading

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Communications and the scrum

Analogies particularly accompanied by diagrams are a useful way to get a message across. For example change communications is often compared to a journey; where we have come from, where we are now, where we want to get to (and … Continue reading

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A walk on the dark side

At the beginning of the year we tend to review company objectives and personal development plans.  What are less frequently reviewed though, are crisis communications plans or business continuity plans.  At this point if you think I am about to … Continue reading

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December Dilemma

Well it’s that time of year again so here’s a seasonal blog for you.  Public Relations and other parts of the business that manage key stakeholder relationships are generally tasked with sending the customary Christmas greeting.  So here’s the question. … Continue reading

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