Digital Makeover: Joyce Murray
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Digital Makeover: Joyce Murray

Today’s digital makeover shows digital strategy, online property maintenance and the human connecting elements are often overlooked by MPs.

Put a title here (something about website maintenance)
By April 13, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Put a title here (something about website maintenance)

If you make changes to your website’s structure, be sure to redirect obsolete pages to relevant current pages. And, avoid publicly visible placeholder text.

Digital public affairs roundup: April 11, 2014
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Digital public affairs roundup: April 11, 2014

Some links from the last week that will be of interest to digital public affairs folks.

A toast to Jim Flaherty and his colleagues on both sides of the aisle
By April 10, 2014 4 Comments Read More →

A toast to Jim Flaherty and his colleagues on both sides of the aisle

Maybe Jim Flaherty and Jack Layton can teach us something about ourselves, our elected representatives and the opportunities to find common ground while we’re still alive.

Think carefully before tossing old communication tech to the curb
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Think carefully before tossing old communication tech to the curb

How do you communicate when the Internet is down and your smartphone is out of power?

Posted in: Rambles, Technology
Conversation with MP Françoise Boivin (podcast)
By April 9, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Conversation with MP Françoise Boivin (podcast)

NDP MP Françoise Boivin on social dynamics and why she prefers the deep relationship she shares with her Facebook “friends” rather than what she views as the impersonal experience of a Facebook Fan Page.

Online influence and the future of cabinet assignments
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Online influence and the future of cabinet assignments

Online credibility and influence is built on followings in niche interests. Changing a cabinet or shadow cabinet position could become counter-productive in the maturing digital age.

Digital Makeover: Niki Ashton
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Digital Makeover: Niki Ashton

Today’s digital makeover reveals MPs are generally quite good at what they do online. It’s just that they apparently don’t put a stake in the long game.

Industry Minister James Moore and Canada’s digital economy (podcast)
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Industry Minister James Moore and Canada’s digital economy (podcast)

Industry Minister James Moore speaks at the Manning Centre conference about Canada’s digital economy, the digital policy his office is developing, and the digital preservation of Canadian history.

Practice disruption for success
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Practice disruption for success

Disruption (or necessity if you prefer) is the mother of invention. We can make things better — or at least different and workable — if our adaptability muscles are well exercised.

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Alison Loat talks about Tragedy in the Commons (podcast)
By April 3, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Alison Loat talks about Tragedy in the Commons (podcast)

Alison Loat, co-founder and Executive Director of Samara, speaks about her upcoming book “Tragedy in the Commons,” and the insider view it shares from the people inside Canada’s federal political system.

Digital public affairs view of Comscore’s 2014 Digital Future in Focus report
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Digital public affairs view of Comscore’s 2014 Digital Future in Focus report

Comscore’s 2014 Digital Future in Focus report contains a wealth of information for digital public affairs practitioners.