November

November 20, 2012 Transcript of #CommsChat on the BBC, libel, and editorial best practice

On #CommsChat this week, we discussed recent upheavals at the BBC, taking in editorial cuts, resignations, best practice, and the thorny subject of libel and media training. Below is a full transcript, but we’ve pulled out some tweets which caught our eye during the hour. @AdamRubins the BBC is a stale old wounded corporate beast that’s […]

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November 19, 2012 The BBC, libel, and editorial best practice

According to significant sections of the British media, the BBC is in a period of crisis that threatens to engulf the broadcaster. But when we unpack the various strands of the “crisis”, what implications could this have for the media industry and those who specialise in public relations? We’ll be discussing this topic from 8pm […]

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November 6, 2012 Transcript of #CommsChat on internal communications

The Guy Fawkes Night edition of #CommsChat was a rollicking hour on internal comms with guest Kerry O’Callaghan the VP of global brand communications at GlaxoSmithKline. Fireworks erupted as tweeters clashed over the role of IC and HR teams. Sparks flew when commenters debated the ability of internal comms to address company culture. For the […]

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November 5, 2012 #CommsChat tonight: Internal communications for big events

Tonight on #CommsChat, we’ll be joined by Kerry O’Callaghan, vice-president Global Brand Communications at GlaxoSmithKline. Ahead of Kerry’s panel at Communicate magazine’s Learning from the legacy: Comms Lessons from the London 2012 Olympics, she’ll be discussing issues connected to internal communications strategies for major events – drawing, of course, on GSK’s recent successful sponsorship of the […]

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November 29, 2011 Transcript of CommsChat with Richard Bailey

On Monday 28 November, CommsChat took the theme of learning and was led by public relations educator Richard Bailey, academic, lecturer, and editor of Behind the Spin. There’s a full transcript for this busy #CommsChat below, and we’ve also pulled out some of our favourite tweets.

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November 28, 2011 #CommsChat with Richard Bailey, 28 November

On Monday 28 November #CommsChat will be joined by public relations educator Richard Bailey, academic, lecturer, and editor of Behind the Spin. Richard will be leading a #CommsChat on the theme of learning.

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November 18, 2011 #CommsChat with Michael Litman and Paul Sutton on Google+ for brands and businesses

The recent launch of Google+ Pages for brands and businesses has starkly divided opinion across the communications industry. Should brands leap onto this new social media platform? Or should they wait until its comms possibilities are proven? On Monday 21 November, we’re hosting a #CommsChat session with Paul Sutton and Michael Litman.

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November 17, 2011 Transcript of #CommsChat at the PRCA North West debate

Hello all. On Monday, #CommsChat ventured to Manchester for the PRCA’s North West debate, on the topic of “Have we lost control?” We live-blogged the arguments of the panel, then relayed the questions from the CommsChat crowd to the speakers. The panel consisted of Amanda Coleman, John Greenway, Claire Donnelly, Dom Bradbury and Mark Dickinson

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November 10, 2011 #CommsChat, 14 November – Have we lost control?

On Monday 14 November, #CommsChat is doing things a little differently. We’re teaming up with the PRCA to broadcast from its debate at the Imperial War Museum, North, which takes as its topic: Have we lost control? The debate will bring together senior PR and comms professionals to examine the top questions in communications today.

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November 9, 2011 Transcript of #CommsChat with Vikki Chowney

On Monday we were delighted to welcome Vikki Chowney, acting news editor at Econsultancy, for a session on hiring and firing. It was a great session, with lots of interesting contributions from the #CommsChat community on the right time to work with PR agencies and how relationships with clients can go wrong. You can download a full transcript below.

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