What is the Federal Communicators Network?

David Hebert & Cori Bassett, Federal Communicators Network

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April 21, 2014 — This week on “Federal Tech Talk”, host Mark Amtower interviews David Hebert (USGS) and Cori Bassett (ICE), both officers of the Federal Communicators Network, on the responsibilities and activities of government communication professionals and the FCN.

Topics include:

  • background of the Federal Communicators Network since mid-1990s inception
  • internal and external communications from government agencies
  • the rise of social media for federal communicators
  • activities of the FCN, including webinars for members, sharing best practices, and a new list serve (webinars and list serve provided by GSA)


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