Tag Archives: Social Media

The Social Media Federal Election Campaign

Wednesday September 18th, 2013

Did you notice the amount of “Social Media” comments and mentions during the election campaigns this time around? Definitely different from the last one where the candidates/parties are using social media to “spread the word”! In a Sydney Morning Herald article the election campaign was highlighted with the “10 social media moments” and how the… Read More »

Enterprise Social Media Adoption Trend

Friday September 23rd, 2011

Daniel Tehan’s blog post “Turning Social Media Data into Information” provides useful insights and tips on how to get started with social media data management. It seems Australian enterprises lag behind other countries on the use of social media, according to a recent research by KPMG, with social media adoption rate of 41.6%. Interestingly, some… Read More »

Turning Social Media Data into Information

Wednesday August 17th, 2011

Having a social media presence has rapidly become game stakes for the organisations that want to connect to their customer base.  However understanding the social “me” is far more difficult that putting up a Facebook page and hoping that I will come and tell you my problems. Everyone has a Facebook page, from Keith Urban… Read More »

Sulking in Munich

Tuesday June 15th, 2010

Monday found us in Munich at TDWI, where Stephen was doing the hard work and I was carrying the bags (not much change there, then). I had been hoping to greet him with news of England’s demolition of the USA in our Group C match on Saturday, but, not for the first time, the bragging… Read More »

Who Are the Australians Shaping Our Future?

Thursday July 23rd, 2009

An interesting question was posed by @nickdallariva on Twitter recently; “Can anyone think of an Australian that should be speaking at TED next year?” This received a “Good point. Can’t think of many” from one of Nick’s followers, which got me pondering “just who do we think about, and why?”. Firstly, I think it’s important… Read More »

But Why?

Monday July 20th, 2009

My three year old has been challenging me with the “But Why?” Question for the last few days. As a parent I want to encourage learning, so I have been doing my best to answer the tirade of questions. What has been most interesting is that I have to explain any given statement between 4… Read More »