Social media guidance for public servants


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Excellent blog from former civil servant on what should be included in new Cabinet Office guidance on social media.

What should new Cabinet Office guidance on social media contain? What challenges does it need to address?

Just under a year ago while I was still in the civil service, I started making representations to the great and the good about updating social media guidance for public servants. Some of you may be aware of existing guidance here, produced by the COI. Some of you may have also noticed the planned closure of COI – which means that either the new guidance has to be out before its closure or Cabinet Office will have to think where best to host this guidance until the new guidance is published.

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