Wednesday 27 March 2019
Now in our third year, the GCS Shadow Board provide a fresh and alternative voice to the GCS. As part of the GCS governance structure, we act as a sounding board for the Directors of Communications group and GCS Professional Standards team.
Thursday 21 March 2019
During what is a busy time for us all, I was delighted to have the opportunity to take stock of the progress the External Affairs profession has made at an event held at the Foreign Office.
Friday 15 March 2019
The ‘You Work, Your Pension Works’ campaign from DWP supports the automatic enrolment policy, implemented in 2012 to reverse the decline in the number of people saving into a workplace pension.
Thursday 14 March 2019
I’ve never really known what I wanted to be growing up. I certainly never thought I’d see myself in the Civil Service. But since starting the GCS apprenticeship in October 2017, I have been working at the heart of government in the Department for International Trade (DIT).
Monday 4 March 2019
The GCS Leaders’ Conference addressed out the upcoming challenges and opportunities facing government communications professionals across the UK to deliver Government priorities, and laid out the tools and guidance GCS provides to help them deliver world-class public service communications.
Thursday 7 February 2019
Over the past few weeks I’ve been visiting departments and agencies to assess the quality of communication and leadership across the GCS. I’ve been extremely impressed by the exceptional work I’ve seen and inspired to consider where we can improve further to use our skills to explain policy and help deliver services.