Follow the digital activities of Canada’s 42nd Parliament

Find MPs on an interactive map, view their profiles, filter their social streams.

My book

TOUCH: Five Factors to Growing and Leading a Human Organization

For better or worse, digital business has fundamentally changed how organizations hire staff, market their services, and connect with stakeholders. The problem is, in an effort to use technology to connect with people more effectively, we have lost the humanity — that critical person-to-person connection — which is the engine of commerce and advocacy. TOUCH provides leaders of all types of organizations — private to public sector, community to enterprise business — with real-world, proven solutions.

In TOUCH, Mark Blevis and Tod Maffin argue that even though technology has enabled us to connect like never before, we’ve actually moved in the opposite direction. We have removed the real and human connections. It’s time to bring that human touch back to business. This book lays out the perfect blueprint. Want to be more human? Start with TOUCH.

Mitch Joel

President and author, “Six Pixels of Separation” and “CTRL ALT Delete”, Mirum

Recent blog posts

Do MPs speak, listen, respond or repeat?

The Speak, Listen, Respond or Repeat infographic illustrates to volume of Twitter activity by party and a breakdown of the style of Twitter usage by party.

A podcast tribute to Bob Goyetche #CNDOP

Bob Goyetche was a new media pioneer. This podcast is a tribute to Bob and the indelible mark he made in new media when he died at 47 on November 10, 2016.