37% of Irish citizens listen to podcasts on a monthly basis, compared to an EU average of 27%. In the US, a third of the population listen to podcasts.
I have been podcasting for over two years, and as a former broadcast journalist I love going behind the mic.
If you’re a fan of the spoken word or want something relevant to listen to when you’re on the go, podcasts are ideal for getting information and inspiration.
Why not tune into my podcast series on Digital Transformation in the Public Sector.
There aren't many podcasts that focus on the public sector in Ireland, but there are many US and UK shows, examining local and global topics that you might find interesting.
Here is a list of 10 of the best public sector podcasts I put together.
Meanwhile, PlayerFM have compiled a list of 50 public sector podcasts.
All masterclasses will take place online. You will be sent a link to login to attend your class.
Masterclass takes place from 9.30am-3pm with a break in between
There are 12 places only
The cost per masterclass is €295 (includes a workbook, presentation and a virtual follow-up consultation)
Attendees come from public sector and government agencies only
Peer-to peer group learning in a confidential and safe space
CPD Accreditation Certificate provided to all attendees
Joanne Sweeney provides social media and digital marketing consulting and training to government agencies. A two-time published author, her books take a forensic look at how digital communications can be used for improved citizen engagement. Her current title Public Sector Marketing Pro has been described by Barack Obama’s former digital advisor, Tom Cochran as “the handbook I needed when in the White House.”
Joanne works with a broad range of government organisations across Europe. She has also developed her own accredited programmes - a 12-month Diploma in Digital Communications for Public Sector and a 6-week Certificate in Social Media Campaigns for Public Sector.
Her books are in policing and academic libraries across the world. With two decades of journalism, PR and media experience, Joanne’s digital skillset provide her with a rounded communications perspective in the Digital Age.
She is a preferred trainer for Google in Europe and is the organiser of the Public Sector Digital Marketing Summit in Ireland. She is a regular speaker at digital marketing conferences and events and has taken to stages in Brussels, San Francisco, Phoenix, London and Dublin.