Digital public affairs video playlist opens with #VoteON candidates
By June 2, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Digital public affairs video playlist opens with #VoteON candidates

At the encouragement of a few of my online followers, I’ve decided to add more video content to the digital public affairs mix.

A video introduction to my upcoming book, TOUCH
By March 5, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

A video introduction to my upcoming book, TOUCH

My first book, TOUCH: Five Factors to Growing and Leading a Human Organization, is scheduled for release on October 14, 2014.

Posted in: TOUCH
Harper, Mulcair and Trudeau on YouTube
By February 21, 2014 1 Comments Read More →

Harper, Mulcair and Trudeau on YouTube

No one leader has the monopoly on effective use of YouTube.

Steve Jobs struggled the same way we all do
By October 12, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Steve Jobs struggled the same way we all do

This short documentary of Steve Jobs and his NeXT team getting their fledgling company off the ground is fascinating.

Posted in: Rambles
It’s one of those days you never forget (with video)
By October 6, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

It’s one of those days you never forget (with video)

We re-tell our story frequently, moreso on important anniversaries.

Posted in: Rambles
Snowbirds fly-by and memories of Canada Day
By July 2, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Snowbirds fly-by and memories of Canada Day

I’ll walk to work in a few minutes. And like many “July the seconds” of the past, I’ll marvel at the absence of any trace of Canada Day celebrations from the day before.

Posted in: Rambles
The SWARM Methodology by @TodMaffin
By June 4, 2013 2 Comments Read More →

The SWARM Methodology by @TodMaffin

Tod Maffin’s SWARM methodology is incredibly hard for many organizations, companies and institutions to embrace. It requires ambandoning conventional thought.

There’s something more
By May 14, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

There’s something more

There’s something more to communication… a ghost in the machine which makes the difference between content free speech and messages which resonate with audiences.

Lesson from Dove: the Real Beauty of share-able debate
By April 23, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Lesson from Dove: the Real Beauty of share-able debate

Dove’s Real Beauty campaign isn’t about selling soap. It’s about being at the centre of a debate and parody ads. They’re not offended. They counted on it.

Digital Makeover: Dan Albas
By February 4, 2013 3 Comments Read More →

Digital Makeover: Dan Albas

Dan Albas’ name crossed my screen recently as I prepared a list of the top 10 most-actively tweeting MPs of 2012. Time to do dust off my Digital Makeover series.

Conference Saturdays: When in doubt have cultists attack
By February 2, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Conference Saturdays: When in doubt have cultists attack

What can communicators, community-builders and campaign organizers learn from Dungeons and Dragons? Julien Smith explains.

Edelman Trust Barometer 2013
By January 31, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Edelman Trust Barometer 2013

An increase in trust of Government and CEOs isn’t enough to make them more than the two least trusted sources in the 2013 Edelman Trust Barometer.