Category Archives: Reputation Management
PR & Web 2.0
Running through the electronic archive of my public corporate life at various stages it’s easy to overlook the successes and key lessons learnt. I recently found this while googling and giggled out loud. Yes, I google’d myself and no it’s not narcissistic (maybe a little), but it’s also Step #1 in proactive reputation management. Not surprisingly, I recommend it to everyoneRead more
Social Media: Hype or Communications Revolution?
No matter who I am speaking with, everyone wants to know about social media and how to best use it for their business. The most frightening thing for me is the inflexibility from business owners and senior management teams. Used to throwing money at marketing and sales activities, this group of learned corporates expect this new media channel to fitRead more
Faggot Tweet: Sponsors Speak
Since removing her swimming cap to reveal a ‘marketable face’ and winning three gold medals at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, Stephanie Rice has been the golden girl of Australian swimming. Her success in the pool launching her (willingly or not) into the stratosphere of the modern Australian sporting icon. A proven performer, Rice has a legion of fans globally. SoRead more
Marketing and Comms fundamentals haven’t changed, platform tactics have.
Be open, honest and consistent. Plan for the worst, so you’ll be at your best. Have an answer for the question you hope no one will ask… It will no doubt be one of the first asked. If you don’t know, find someone who does. Don’t bluff, you’re online. You’ve got time. HOW TO: Avoid a Social Media DisasterRead more