Digital Makeover: Michelle Rempel
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Digital Makeover: Michelle Rempel

Today’s digital makeover illustrates the importance of a strong online ecosystem, resilience and the ability to make tough choices in the digital wild west.

Digital Makeover: Yvonne Jones
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Digital Makeover: Yvonne Jones

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

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.

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.

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.

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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.

Digital Makeover: Joyce Murray
By April 14, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

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.

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.

Online influence and the future of cabinet assignments
By April 8, 2014 1 Comments Read More →

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
By April 7, 2014 1 Comments Read More →

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)
By April 5, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

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.