Category Archives: Cocktail Party

An Idea Worth Spreading: Coca~Cola Happiness Machine UK

I came across this you­tube video from Coca~Cola (launched today 7th Septem­ber 2010) that is truely REMARKABLE, and one that clearly every­one involved in will talk about, think about for a very long time to come. In fact I don’t think they’ll approach a Coke machine ever again without think­ing about it or won­der­ing ‘I

Search for a Cabinet — The Social Media Party

The Idea Ima­gine if you could cre­ate a polit­ical party made up from people you believed would not only be right for the job but also have their fin­ger on the pulse of their online com­munity. Then ima­gine that the people around you (fam­ily, friends, personal/business net­work Linkedin, Face­book, Twit­ter or other social media plat­form

A perfect moment

Yes­ter­day even­ing I was told at the end of present­ing a pro­posal that we’d won the pro­ject for a European product launch. There had been a few late nights ‘Sat by the Mac’ pulling ‘stuff’ together — oh, and that is me on the left — so it was great feel­ing to get the imme­di­ate

In the beginning there was sliced bread, and then came Radian6

I love my job because I get to find out what people are talk­ing about online, com­mu­nic­ate, engage using social media every­day. But what has always been ‘chal­len­ging’ was mon­it­or­ing and meas­ur­ing. That was until I star­ted using Radian6. So what is Radian6? Well, there is a sen­tence on the Radian6 web­site that sums it

Communication is changing, but are you?

If you haven’t noticed yet, the talk of the town is how to integ­rate social media into every­day busi­ness. Whether from a small busi­ness or a global organ­isa­tion per­spect­ive, everyone’s try­ing to find the ‘best way’ to incor­por­ate social media in some way to solve their ongo­ing busi­ness chal­lenges. But even­tu­ally organ­isa­tions — big and