It’s here… Engage 2 Act Australia & New Zealand! I just can’t contain my excitement so am sharing with you some of my rationale behind making this happen. We NEED a really decent network of people with an interest in citizen engagement here in Australia and New Zealand. So we’re making it happen!
Becky is back! It’s been well over a year since the last recording of Thought Bubbles so in this episode Becky gives a quick run down of what’s been happening!
This week I discuss how community engagement needs to be both ‘concrete and emotive’ and I used a local increase in Council rates as an example!
Taking a ‘bottom-up’ approach
This week I reflect on the work of Becky Hirst Consulting during the last 12 months!
In this weeks episode I talk about the “3 legs” of community engagement – traditional, face-to-face and online engagement
Does being involved in your local community have to take up a lot of time? What could you achieve if you gave just 10 minutes a week to your local community?
Sometimes you’ve just got the make the decision! This was a bit of a rushed episode but hopefully you get my point. There’s so much more I could have elaborated on about just ‘informing’ the community about a decision you’ve made but I was a bit distracted at the playground. Still, it’s a start and you can always add your comments!
Who is responsible for keeping the sky blue? This week I ask you to consider who is responsible for different decisions that are made within your community. And what is your role within that?