Farewell, UK!

Sarah, our Events Project Coordinator, has left Public-i and is heading back to Canada. We're really going to miss her! Before she left, she wrote this blog about working life in the UK. It seems like only yesterday I was landing at Gatwick Airport and trying to find my way to Brighton. Now almost two years later ...

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Using webcasting to save (and make) money

Sound too good to be true? Maybe. But thinking outside the box can lead to some innovative cost-savings, and sometimes even money in the pocket. The pressure on our public bodies to reduce costs is well known. The 2007-8 financial crisis triggered many things; the closure of some famous banks, a (temporary) stagnation of the UK ...

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Leave them all behind…

How do geese know when to fly to the sun? Who tells them the seasons? How do we, humans know when it is time to move on? As with migrant birds, so surely with us, there is a voice within if only we would listen to it, that tells us certainly when to go forth ...

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Live streaming – democracy in its purest form?

Although we have five senses, it is sight that I consider to be the most important. Humankind has been creating and sharing images throughout its evolution from cave drawings, tapestries, paintings to photos shared on social media such as Instagram and Snapchat. The written word is a powerful medium but the cliché about a picture being ...

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Webinars vs Webcasting: What’s best for me?

At Public-i we get asked a lot about webinars, or our product Connect gets misinterpreted as a webinar system. I also personally get asked what the difference is between a webinar and a webcast? In fact it’s really not that complicated, here is my take on highlighting the differences between the two disciplines. What’s a webinar? Webinars ...

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