Context for champions: social media monitoring

Quick post is a good post I say! Today I want to talk about how we’re managing information overload of social media and more importantly, if you’re a community manager, how you’re keeping your champions engaged, learning and willing to stand up for social. I’ll need to reflect personally on a couple of recent “AHA”Continue reading “Context for champions: social media monitoring”

12 things to consider about social media for your business

This time of year tends to bring the best kind of introspection and the perfect opportunity to prioritise your social activities for the new year. To get the ball rolling I’ve prepared a few questions you can use to kick off your planning : Why are you getting involved in social? What core business objectivesContinue reading “12 things to consider about social media for your business”

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”

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”