Digital Makeover: Yvonne Jones
By May 5, 2014 1 Comments Read More →

Digital Makeover: Yvonne Jones

This digital makeover of MP Yvonne Jones provides solid examples which prove that awareness, personality and interactions build online engagement.

Ottawa Centre candidates in Ontario election
By May 2, 2014 1 Comments Read More →

Ottawa Centre candidates in Ontario election

Looking for the online outposts for Ottawa Centre candidates in the current Ontario provincial election? Here you go!

Digital public affairs roundup: May 2, 2014
By May 2, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Digital public affairs roundup: May 2, 2014

In this digital public affairs roundup: Is digital culture driving spin? Is Facebook helping marketers improve their credibility? Can laws be cool?

Balancing personal feelings and political campaigning
By May 1, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Balancing personal feelings and political campaigning

Ms. Stintz was spectactular when she said “Rob Ford’s comments were gross.” Then, I feel she made two campaigning slips.

The Privacy Commissioner, reputation and the sound of silence
By April 29, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

The Privacy Commissioner, reputation and the sound of silence

The Privacy Commissioner’s office is risking more reputation damage from a disclosure double-standard than the internal data breach it applies to.

Digital Makeover: Nathan Cullen
By April 28, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Digital Makeover: Nathan Cullen

Even some of the most active and engaged online MPs have room for improvement. And the rest, well, they can learn a lot from them.

Whitney Hoffman part 2: online and offline skills (podcast)
By April 27, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

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.

Fair Elections Act petition: lightning in a bottle or smoke and mirrors?
By April 26, 2014 3 Comments Read More →

Fair Elections Act petition: lightning in a bottle or smoke and mirrors?

Of 17 Fair Elections Act petitions (including those from the NDP, Liberal and Green parties), only one offers full disclosure for credibility while another, the one that got the biggest media push, could be a complete fabrication.

Digital public affairs roundup: April 25, 2014
By April 25, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Digital public affairs roundup: April 25, 2014

Some news stories, blog posts and videos that will be of interest to digital public affairs folks.

Conversation with Lauren Liu (podcast)
By April 23, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

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.

Herb Gray and I geeked out on digital politics
By April 22, 2014 2 Comments Read More →

Herb Gray and I geeked out on digital politics

I had the opportunity to spend uninterrupted time geeking out about politics and digital with Herb Gray, one of Canada’s most respected politicians.

Posted in: News and Notes
Digital Makeover: Diane Ablonczy
By April 21, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Digital Makeover: Diane Ablonczy

Another in my digital makeover which highlights the need for current information, consistent branding and content/engagement focused on the MP.