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Welcome to All Things P. Named after The Wall Street Journal‘s famous technology blog All Things D, All Things P will bring to life the large world of government engagement and communications. Be it projects, programs, public affairs — or even little “p” politics — All Things P will give a daily fill of communication and engagement activities across the public sector.
In the internet world everyone has a megaphone. Be it a website or a social media application, people and organisations can — and do — communicate directly, without having their messages mediated by the media. For government agencies this provides a powerful opportunity to engage with citizens and stakeholders. This engagement lets officials reach out directly to citizens, but also to gather feedback and insights through consultations and campaigns. To listen directly to citizens and respond accordingly.
Equally important is the need to support the rapid digitalisation of services with clear, simple language, written to reflect the user experience — often very different, depending on the size of device and connectivity speeds.
Dr Neil James, executive director of the Plain English Foundation, says digitalisation is changing people’s expectations:
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