Shred the labels, let’s get human

I’m going to go out on a limb. I really want to move away from the label “social media” and reshape the focus to be about the great content and stories that connect us all. The reason I do this is simple, social media is the platform, or the tools to create, distribute, share, interact,Continue reading “Shred the labels, let’s get human”

The world according to users

“How do we make sure that our users know that they are in logged into our intranet, when with one click they could be in an another environment, or a kiosk”. It’s a great question for a few reasons: User centric questions are good, it shows we are thinking about them! It highlights how interchangeableContinue reading “The world according to users”

The overhead of content

Hi. Yes, it’s me. I seem to go to ground more often than not, and let’s face it, with regular updates on my personal facebook profile, and a community page, twitter feed, yammer updates, sharepoint team sites and managing content on a large website, plus all the microsites, sometimes the LAST thing I want toContinue reading “The overhead of content”

Getting “Social” off the ground

Lately I’ve been working with a fantastic team of professionals, navigating the wonderful maze of Social Media and the hurdle in getting “Social off the ground” in a big company.  It’s been an exciting, awe-inspiring, sometimes heart breaking, but always eye opening experience. I’m in the middle of the journey and so I thought I’dContinue reading “Getting “Social” off the ground”