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Craig Fugate at TechATState

FEMA’s Fugate says Social Media is Valuable, but ‘No Tweet Stops the Bleeding’

FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate doesn’t pretend to be the biggest proponent of social media or even technology in general. “I don’t care about the technology, what I care about is what people use to communicate, the information they share and things they are doing that can help me make a better decision faster–not necessarily more accurate, but faster—to change outcomes,” …

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Michael Sale

Bridging the Border: The Impact of Social Media for Agencies Around the World

The social media revolution, or evolution, has taken off in Canada, particularly within law enforcement agencies. As an observer, and active participant in social media, it has become apparent that one of the benefits of embracing social media in Canada is how it is strengthening our alliance with law enforcement organizations in the United States.

This cross-border relationship serves to …

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