Cutting corners on your podcast reflects poorly on you
By October 24, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Cutting corners on your podcast reflects poorly on you

Compelling content isn’t enough to attract, retain and engage an audience. Your content only works if supported by an engaging delivery.

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Digital public affairs podcast: Minister Michelle Rempel
By October 8, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Digital public affairs podcast: Minister Michelle Rempel

Minister Michelle Rempel on the thornier side of online, being real, and social media as a source of important information and breaking news.

TOUCH and the critic: a healthcare and community case study
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TOUCH and the critic: a healthcare and community case study

A great example of how applying TOUCH can shine a positive light on a difficult matter, and can help set a better way forward.

Digital public affairs podcast: MP Sean Casey
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Digital public affairs podcast: MP Sean Casey

Excerpts from a conversation with Liberal MP Sean Casey, a guarded lawyer turned digitally-engaged MP.

Digital public affairs podcast: MP Ted Hsu
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Digital public affairs podcast: MP Ted Hsu

Excerpts from a conversation with Liberal MP Ted Hsu on considerations for digital in an MP’s communications ecosystem.

The future of online business may be social
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The future of online business may be social

eBay, Airbnb and Uber build marketplaces based on the quality of the individual as much as the quality of the experience.

The e-petition credibility challenge (continued)
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The e-petition credibility challenge (continued)

E-petitions are valuable tools in the digital public affairs toolbox. However, I continue to observe cases which challenge their credibility.

Myers-Briggs-Twitter: political personality analysis
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Myers-Briggs-Twitter: political personality analysis

Can analyzing the accounts our political leaders follow reveal who they are as people? Twitter may just help us do a political personality assessment.

Conversation with Treasury Board President Tony Clement (podcast)
By May 7, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Conversation with Treasury Board President Tony Clement (podcast)

Treasury Board President Tony Clement on digital culture, the challenges of constraint-based communication and building bridges online.

Whitney Hoffman part 2: online and offline skills (podcast)
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Whitney Hoffman part 2: online and offline skills (podcast)

Whitney Hoffman brings us up to date on strengthening her web presence, fundraising and debating, and how her social media community activities have helped prepare her for a run for office.

Conversation with Lauren Liu (podcast)
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Conversation with Lauren Liu (podcast)

NDP MP and Science and Technology Critic Laurin Liu on becoming an MP at age 20, balancing personal and political online, and injecting an entrepreneurial spirit to her role as a Parliamentarian.

Conversation with Minister Bal Gosal (podcast)
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Conversation with Minister Bal Gosal (podcast)

Minister of State for Sport, Bal Gosal, on his auspicious beginnings on Twitter, opportunities and opportunities lost on engaging content, and the power of Facebook.