Tag Archives: Government

Digital Diplomacy Panel at Gov20LA

I had the honor in February to be on a panel on Digital Diplomacy at this year’s Gov20LA.  The panel included Martha McLean of the Canadian Government, Gina Evans of the UK Government and myself.  Our discussion was very interesting … Continue reading

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Importance of the Social Media Office for Our Future

We are living in interesting times, especially if you are in the Government and happen to be working on implementing Government 2.0 in your agency.  Doing this is not something that happens overnight.  It takes a lot of time and … Continue reading

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Gov 2.0 LA: Digital Diplomacy, Blogging Ambassadors, Mobile and More at the Beach

Last weekend, I participated in the second annual Gov 2.0 LA event held in Santa Monica, CA.  This year’s event happened literally on the beach at the Annenberg Community Beach House. This is the second year I have helped Alan … Continue reading

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What Would You Say? Thoughts on Global Citizenship

This is a wonderful post by my friend, Alexandra Bornkessel.  This post expands upon the general concept I put forth in a previous entry and builds upon it.  My question to you is are you are world leader who is … Continue reading

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Global Citizenship Building Momentum

Last Friday, I led a session at the Department of State’s Tech@State: Civil Society 2.0 event.  The topic I wanted to discuss was Global Citizenship.  This is a topic I’ve spent some time thinking about over the last two years. … Continue reading

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Government 2.0 in Metamorphosis

Many people have wondered if the Government 2.0 movement is dying or at least slowing down.  Some have even said it is in a “slump”.  I don’t believe either is happening.  In fact in many ways it is growing.  It is slowly … Continue reading

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The Elephant of Change

I’m sure you know the joke where a number of blind men are placed in front of an elephant and all asked to describe what the object is.  They all provide various descriptions based on where on the elephant they … Continue reading

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