Tag: public information officer

Transparency & Storytelling Are More Important Now Than Ever Before

Are there too many public information officers (PIOs)?  Share your perspective by signing up to write an article for ELGL. Nick Smith, City of Gaithersburg, Maryland, kicked off the column with his take. Now, Chris Floore, Assistant to the County Manager for Public Affairs, Macon-Bibb County, writes about his experience. I’m not going to attack the report nor … Continued

Call for Writers: Role of the Public Information Officer

The Society of Professional Journalists research suggests that a surge in PIOs negatively impacts journalism. ELGL members have debated the finding in the ELGL Facebook group for the last week. Now, we’re taking a more detailed look at the topic. We want to know if you agree and how you view the role of public information officer. We encourage … Continued

Job Posting: Deschutes County PIO

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Here’s your chance to work for the fine organization that brought us the Oregon Property Tax Fairy: DESCHUTES COUNTY ONLY ACCEPTS APPLICATIONS ONLINE. TO APPLY FOR CURRENTLY POSTED POSITIONS OR FOR DETAILED INFORMATION ON A RECRUITMENT, PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBSITE. As the Public Information Officer for Deschutes County, the incumbent is responsible for managing external … Continued

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