Are you ready to engage people in your consultation via video?

Here’s the rub of it, by 2017 video will account for 69% of all consumer internet traffic. Video on demand will almost have trebled. In a couple of years (if not already) will people be reading about your consultation or watching it?  Online video is how people satisfy their curiosity for information, engage in hobbies and find […]

Why am I a consultation manager? All hail the consultation manager!

From my experience, people who work in the field of public consultation and stakeholder engagement can struggle to stick up for themselves, to talk about their value. I think the job of a consultation manager is very important.  I tell people that they need to talk about the Three Rs of Consultation: RISK, REPUTATION AND REWARD. RISK Consultation managers handle a […]

It seems that people are increasingly living in information bubbles. What are you doing about it?

There have been plenty of articles, recently, expressing concern that because of social media and smart phones people are, nowadays, less likely to see a balanced view of the world. Here’s a global example, but the premise appears the same for many public debates. It seems that people are now more likely to be getting their news from like […]