All posts by pbroviak

August 27, 2013

Greetings from APWA Congress!

I’ve met some great people and learned some interesting things at APWA Congress in Chicago. Check out my video blog and stay tuned for my post about using mobile apps in public works. Read more...

April 29, 2013

Social media in public works 101 - Miscellaneous Tools

Most of the tools covered in this series have been around for several years and are now accepted as mainstream social media. But there are a couple new tools that we want to focus on in this post because they soon after their launch they gained a large user base and people are now wondering if they are worth using. Read more...

January 08, 2013

Social media in public works 101 - Blogging

Blogs, like many of the other social media tools, are often misunderstood and sometimes thought of as a negative form of communication. Yet by the end of 2011, NM Incite, a Nielsen/McKinsey Company, reported tracking at least 173 million blogs worldwide and almost 20 million bloggers publishing to these sites. Read more...


About the Blogger

Pam Broviak

thumbnail image A former senior editor of PUBLIC WORKS, Pam Broviak publishes the Public Works Group Blog at (All views expressed in this blog are her own and not those of PUBLIC WORKS.)