I have been reflecting on how our churches and small projects do communications. Some recently have come to me and said that they need help and are not very good at it. What they mean is that they struggle with social media and are hopeless at updating their websites.
As part of my job I am working towards setting up a number of places of welcome across Bradford. Places of Welcome is a specific idea pioneered out of a city wide consultation in Birmingham about what makes a city welcoming. The Diocese of Birmingham then set up the Places of Welcome network. A Place of… Read More »
The use of video in social media is on the increase. Vine, Youtube and Vimeo are popular services and video increasingly is being used in blogs, on twitter and Facebook. It is easy to make high quality video on mobile phones and increased internet speeds now makes it possible to zap out a quick video… Read More »
Just has a couple of days talking about communications in the new CofE diocese and separately at the Woodhouse Community Centre in Leeds. Here I’m capturing a few personal thought about the value of telling stories within an organisational structure and how important it is to work with traditional media. At the CofE I was… Read More »
I’m trying to be diligent in keeping notes about best-practice in communications management. At Oblong Leeds and All Saints Ilkley we have been on a journey discovering the best way to reach out into the community. Added to these organisations I’ve also been working with schools to better connect with parents and with Yorkshire… Read More »