This is the first in a series of interviews with civic leaders and staff who manage communications for their community. Learn from peers and gather insight on how others, who face similar challenges, are managing their communications.
This is the first in a series of interviews with civic leaders and staff who manage communications for their community....
Communication trends and expectations on local government
Local government communications has assumed a more prominent role since the pandemic began. We surveyed our clients and colleagues who work in and for municipalities about their experiences, trials and tribulations...
May 21, 2020
crisis communications, Key Messaging, Public Engagement, Social Media
A Free Guide to Building Your Brand Champion Dream Team
Tips and templates for building your team from scratch.
Municipal websites are complicated and often painful to navigate; and if you can feel it, so can your website users. Various departments, pages upon pages of downloadable pdfs and forms, news from years ago that is no longer relevant, not mobile-friendly, outdated designs, clumsy code – the list goes on. Many municipal websites share similar challenges because it can be difficult to find the time, man-power, and funding to keep up with the latest technology or build a new site....
Developing sign concepts is fun. Selecting color palettes, toying with design and determining the size and shape – it’s the creative process that brings a vision to life! But at some point, those carefully crafted designs need to be fabricated into real signs and installed...
February 6, 2020
Bid and Implementation Management, Desing-Build, Sign Fabrication, Sign System
Discovering Your Community’s Identity, Voice and Vision
Municipal governments are in a difficult position when it comes to branding. Virtually every city has layers of complexity and diversity, and leaders understandably want to reflect all the city has to offer and to be accepted by everyone in the community. But when we try to say or represent too much, we run the risk of representing nothing at all....
January 3, 2020
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