How great data visualisation can communicate your message

How great data visualisation can communicate your message

The recent Healthcare Communications Association (HCA) conference keynote on data visualisation from David McCandless still has me thinking! With so much information around us, we need all the help we can get to effectively communicate complex ideas. Data...
What we can learn from Jackie Weaver?

What we can learn from Jackie Weaver?

The recording of the local parish council meeting that had descended into bad-tempered chaos is the the Zoom facilitator’s nightmare: people with their camera off, and still shouting, people talking over each other, and even talking over the meeting facilitator,...
How to win at Zoom

How to win at Zoom

2020’s been a year of rapid adaptation. I’ll be honest, back in March I couldn’t immediately see how we could carry on doing what we do if we couldn’t interact face to face. So much of effective collaboration is physical and sensory – we huddle round flipcharts and...
What is healthcare communications?

What is healthcare communications?

Essentially, healthcare communications is about how we get health messages across to an audience. Or, as the Healthcare Communications Association puts it, ‘healthcare communications professionals are specialists in delivering health related messages, in many...