I’m one of those sad people that actually reads brochures and catalogues for fun. Why? Because I’m fascinated by the tricks that mail order companies will pull in an attempt to separate people from their money.
The romantic fiction that is Boden
Boden is a favourite of mine – I can’t figure out whether their approach is brilliant…or bollocks. Going back through my collection of their catalogues the approach is pretty consistent (you…
This article originally appeared on the Bigredtomatocompany.co.uk and is republished here with full permission of the author and The Big Red Tomato Company Ltd.
As a coach working with…Continue
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As part of raising our community profile we entered into a scarecrow competition, part of a local fundraiser. This year’s theme was "kids TV". How the +%@! do you associate network services with Kids TV? I decided to take our loveable mascot "Eric the frog" and dress him up as "Mr Toad" from Wind in the Willows.
After blood sweat and tears, 4 trips to B & Q and giving up my tweed jacket, Eric was ready:…Continue
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Klout, YouTube, Foursquare & social media (satire edition 22) overload!!
How's your Klout score??
How's that for a social media ride to remember??
Is that a result of adding YouTube and…Continue
Added by Peter Masters MCIM on August 17, 2011 at 16:00 — No Comments
A social media guru or just a rip off?
(I'm using the word guru because there's a lot of self acclaimed gurus around nowadays)
Yes, social media is big and yes, it is getting bigger and yes, of course, your company should have realised that it's not just a fad after all, but don't panic!
It would seem that some people are panicking and others are taking advantage…
Added by Peter Masters MCIM on August 17, 2011 at 14:30 — No Comments
Haven't you noticed today how quickly you need to get yourself up to scratch on so many new software, technologies, methods, tactics, techniques, procedures, etc? The PR & Marketing industries are evolving at the speed of light and we are merely catching up on a day to day basis to keep ourselves at the top of our games.…Continue
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As a social media blogger I never expected to be getting into social media politics, but it's the 21st century and here we are. Is it foolish to blame social media, or more specifically Blackberry, for the recent riots in London and around the UK Yes, of course it is.…Continue
By Lee-Ann Bedford from my blog Aqua Pebble
Running a promotion or competition on Facebook can be a great way to increase your fan base, get brand exposure and awareness or create engagement in your Facebook community. In May 2011 Facebook changed it's promotional guidelines, which created a…Continue
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