Photographing inside the government is something special. I started as a lab photographer, working in the darkroom at the NIH photo lab. After a few years, I moved to the Treasury Department and shooting for Treasury Secretary Nicholas Brady. I moved to HHS in 1990. By 2001, HHS switched to digital photography and my workflow … Continue reading FCN Voice Blog
Date: Tuesday, October 17 Time: 9:00 a.m. Registration and networking breakfast will start at 8:30 a.m. The work of the federal government is complex, which can make it challenging to clearly communicate what your agency does. So how can you make your message matter? Please join the Federal Communicators Network and the Partnership for Public … Continue reading Messaging Your Mission
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What: Please join us for an upcoming webinar from the Social Marketing Association of North America When: Noon - Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017 Register here: https://goo.gl/forms/RljalXrzuqviGtDF3 In partnership with the Social Marketing Association of North America, the Federal Communicators Network brings you a webinar about a behavior change practice called social marketing. Social marketing is the … Continue reading Webinar – Social Marketing Assn. of America
You probably deal with field video crews often in your role as a government communicator. For example, you host press conferences and other media events that broadcasters want to cover. From the broadcasters’ point of view, any shooting done out of the studio (i.e. covering your event) is considered “field” or “remote” shooting; they will … Continue reading Government Communicators: Know Who’s Who In a Field Video Crew – By Ann Ramsey
Late last year, Business.USA.gov (BUSA) began transitioning its web presence to USA.gov and with its content, came its social media and email accounts. While transferring ownership of a Twitter account is fairly easy to do from a technical standpoint, transferring email ownership and tools is not. We had to tackle several things at the start … Continue reading Letting Go of 85% of Our Email Subscribers