ING Direct’s Tentative Social Media Effort

ING Direct’s Tentative Social Media Effort

I received an email today from ING Direct. Normally their emails go straight into my trash folder, but this one...

Now Is Gone: Your Boss Needs This Book

Now Is Gone: Your Boss Needs This Book

If you (or your boss) find yourself confused, apprehensive or unsure about delving into the world of new media, then...

The Shameful Strategies Behind Many Viral Videos

The Shameful Strategies Behind Many Viral Videos

TechCrunch posted a very interesting guest post today by Dan Ackerman Greenberg, who talks about the tactics his company uses...

CaseCamp Toronto 6 Write-Up

CaseCamp Toronto 6 Write-Up

Case Camp Toronto 6, held tonight, featured a series of fascinating presentations. I live-tweeted the event, along with Joseph Thornley...

Moving On – My New Role

Moving On – My New Role

After several great years in the Ontario government’s Cabinet Office, the time has come for me to move on. I’ve...

Why I Worry About "Social Media Strategy"

Why I Worry About "Social Media Strategy"

I’m a little worried at how I’ve seen the term “social media strategy” thrown about recently. I’m starting to overhear...

Social Media and Crisis Communications: My Talk Is Cheap Presentation

Social Media and Crisis Communications: My Talk Is Cheap Presentation

Following-on from my last post, last night I presented a session on the crossover between social media and crisis communications...

Talk Is Cheap – A Stunning Success

Talk Is Cheap – A Stunning Success

Last night I attended the Talk Is Cheap social media unconference hosted by Gary Schlee and his students at Centennial...

Using Social Media To Create Social Media Training

Using Social Media To Create Social Media Training

Communications training courses on traditional strategies and tactics just don’t cut it any more. The ever-increasing rate of change on...

Talk Is Cheap Unconference – This Thursday

Talk Is Cheap Unconference – This Thursday

The Talk Is Cheap unconference is less than a week away! Organized by Gary Schlee (who writes the A Class...