Tag Archives: media

Code of ethics squared

When was the last time you looked at the code of conduct for public relations? The Chartered Institute of Public Relations have a 24 page document that sets out what is expected from members of the organisation. I have to … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Taking time for my vision

I have written a few times about the courses that I have been taking with the help of Coursera. The latest one I am currently working on is about leadership and emotional intelligence and has had me doing a lot … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

A blog a day…

I suppose I need to start this with an apology. If you subscribe to my blog then you will find May difficult month. Why? Well, it is because I have decided to challenge myself to do a blog a day … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Are we living in a panto?

I am a keen observer of the events around me. This includes how people act, how people interact and how society evolves and develops, or doesn’t. In recent months I have become increasingly¬†aware of something that appears to have taken … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Are we forgetting young people?

I had the opportunity today (Thursday 16 January 2014) of speaking to social media apprentices at the Juice Academy. In case you are not aware of it, this is definitely something worth checking out. Run by Tangerine PR it is … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Risk and resources remain on top

Using social media is still something that many organisations are shying away from. They have concerns about dipping their toe in the water and then not being able to step away. They feel it would unleash something that cannot then … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Community takes control of communication

There was a significant change in communication that took place last week and it went relatively unnoticed. Greater Manchester Police took its first community reporter on patrol with local officers on Friday 8 March. It was a chance for the … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

It can’t be 9 to 5

In the modern age the line between work and home life is blurring. Social media is part of the reason that the barriers are being eroded. I tweet as myself and that includes the work me and the private me. … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Bringing Europe a click closer

What have a Finnish doctor of media technology, a Belgian captain-commander (fire chief) and a lowly communication person from the UK got in common? The answer is that we all spoke at a masterclass on disasters and social media that … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Cleaning up the rumour mill

It was a normal Saturday morning with general domestic chores to do. I was not expecting that a trip to the dry cleaners would be any more than just that, but it was a fascinating window on the issues for … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment