Tag Archives: social media

Be part of it

There is an important event taking place today (Thursday 7 May). As I voted today it made me feel really connected and a part of society. Every day I go about my business, go to work, spend time with my … Continue reading

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Seeing beyond your nose

Today marked the start of Be Kind To Animals week. I expect that lots of you along with many other people didn’t realise that. There are so many days, weeks and months to mark something. In fact I think most … Continue reading

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A concert and birthday party – thoughts on modern life

I had a couple of interesting events this week. Firstly, I went to watch a concert along with many others. We all came together to enjoy the live music and hear the old hits being belted out. Then today I … Continue reading

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The responsibilities of the eye-witness

A week ago I was heading home from a whistle-stop visit to Brussels to take part in a conference about social media and crisis communication. It was a world away from the streets of Manchester. The discussion was about citizen … Continue reading

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Eight predictions for communication in 2015

Most people should be back at work tomorrow morning. Finally, things will be back to normal but for me I have worked through the festive period so am less stressed about Monday morning. I thought it would be a good … Continue reading

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Reflecting on my predictions for 2014

Almost a year ago I posted eight predictions for communication in 2014 and now as we near the end of the year I thought it was worth reflecting on whether they were accurate or not. It was 1 January 2014 … Continue reading

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Social media for any age

Recently I had the pleasure of running a workshop for some community groups. The aim of the event was to help them to understand how social media, and in particular Twitter, could be used to support their work. I had … Continue reading

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