Communicating with the Force

Police Life CoverCommunicating effectively with a large and diverse workforce is a crucial, but difficult, role in most organisations. When it comes to policing, the vital natural of keeping employees up-to-date is even more important. It is also often more difficult with a large percentage of employees on shift, often out of the office, and many dealing with difficult or sensitive issues on a daily basis. That’s the task faced by The Victorian Police Strategic Communications Unit’s Elise Tiedgen. In this mediapodcast Ross talks with Elise about the strategies and tactics used to communicate effectively with the 13,600 employees in the Victoria Police.

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Interview with Elise Tiedgen, Victorian Police