Author Archives: amandacomms1

Social media heroes or villains?

For all of it the key is reputation. When we post anything on social media it has the potential to either enhance or damage our reputation. Continue reading

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In support of the BBC

I have waded through the very long document that is aiming to prompt discussion about the future of the BBC. It was a challenge to go through the many pages dissecting the organisation and its output but I felt as … Continue reading

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Value the specialist

I felt compelled to write a blog today because of a number of recent events. There are many professions that exist and many professionals that are undertaking them every day of the week. The reasons they are known as professions … Continue reading

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Keeping the news in our front rooms

I read something today that made me sad and worried at the same time. There is apparently some discussion taking place that could see the BBC News Channel moved to purely an online output. This is at a time when … Continue reading

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I love my work, even during my holiday

I love my work. No, really I love what I do and there is always something positive to take away from each day in the office. I know I sometimes moan about the little things that frustrate me or the … Continue reading

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Leadership means keep learning

Leadership is a much overused and a little understood word. In these times of financial challenges and reductions in staff we are often hearing that we need to develop new and more effective styles of leadership, or we are told … Continue reading

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Why I love a good crisis

I came to the conclusion today that I quite like a good crisis. I suppose that doesn’t come as a surprise to anyone who knows me and knows that I have been working in police communication for around 16 years. … Continue reading

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