Posts Tagged: IAP2

How to measure the potential level of public participation

  You have a major project or campaign that is not only important to your company, it is also important to the public on various levels. Perhaps some people will be very happy about it, perhaps some won’t be happy at all. Perhaps local residents will be impacted – and therefore local politicians may become…

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News from the Shop – Spring 2014

  It’s been four years since JGR Communications began delivering business-focused communications and consultation programs. But spring is a season of looking forward, not back. So in the spirit of the season, we like to share some recent professional developments among the JGR team. Newly elected! Doug Downs has been elected as Director at Large…

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Face-to-face today, interface-to-interface tomorrow

by Doug Downs, managing partner I learned this exercise early in my public consultation career some 15 years ago. Two participants sit back to back, with one describing verbally a scene on a piece of paper to the second person who must draw what the first person is describing without seeing it. Inevitably what the second…

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