Privacy, social media, unbusiness, undigital ideas

Reclaim your data. Reset the boundaries of acceptable privacy. Thanks Google. That’s a good start.

Okay so apparently I missed Privacy Awareness Week last week but I was interested to read Google’s post on how they’re empowering users with greater privacy controls over the storage and use of their data. Whether it’s delivering search results in the correct language or recommending the quickest route home, data can make Google products […]

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SME marketing hacks, social media

Great tools to get started in social media

Need to get your social media sorted properly once and for all? Understanding what works best in each channel clearly matters.  Check out this infographic I found over at localsphere [great site by the way if you haven’t checked it out already]. The infographic was drawn up by Matt Banner a digital expert who guest posts […]

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Creativity, Find, social media, steal or borrow info, unbusiness

the curation conundrum

I was trawling through my usual channels of content this morning and came across these posts on curation. Certainly a lot of conversation in the bloggersphere has been stimulated by the posting of the curator’s code. The code states that we should “keep the rabbit hole of the Internet open by honouring discovery”. Not only […]

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Find, Future of Work, Innovative stimulus, Lifestyle trends, Looking for insights, social media

forget the resume & link me to your life online

A great post from WSJ via Yahoo on the changing nature of recruitment . . . Union Square Ventures recently posted an opening for an investment analyst. Instead of asking for résumés, the New York venture-capital firm—which has invested in Twitter, Foursquare, Zynga and other technology companies—asked applicants to send links representing their “Web presence,” […]

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Innovative stimulus, social media

social media propaganda

Ok so I was just reminded by our friends over at Design Milk to have another peek at the social media propaganda posters that Aaron Wood did a while ago. Delightfully cute and great stimulus for a workshop when you want to push around social media. Here they are. Enjoy.  

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social media

My Reckitt Benckiser yawn…

Quite some time ago I received an email from a lovely account executive over at Shiny Red in London about a new social media campaign they’re developing for Reckitt Benckiser. As a part of said new campaign they have developed an integrated social media strategy to raise awareness of the global opportunities that exist at […]

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