Archive | 2008

The best of social media over the holiday season

I really don’t like those blog posts where all the blogger does is regurgitate a series of links they’ve recently read, but it’s the holidays and I don’t have time for a long post and I’ve spotted lots of useful…

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Top ten ways not to choose a social media consultant

I’ve just come from a breakfast meeting with Thomas Gensemer, the managing partner of Blue State Digital (BSD) and Joe Rospars, partner in BSD and Barack Obama’s former new media director. My post was inspired by a comment from Gensemer…

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Season’s Greetings to one and all

Merry Christmas a prosperous new year to one and all.

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Wolfstar wins CIPR Grand Prix award for outstanding small consultancy

Everyone’s buzzing in the Wolfstar office today as we’ve just found out that we’ve won the Chartered Institute of Public Relations Grand Prix PRide award for outstanding small consultancy. I’m not going to say much as Tim Sinclair, our chairman,…

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Don’t Panic guide to social media conference

On Friday I was the ‘wrap up’ speaker at the Don’t Panic Guide to Social Media conference in Manchester. It was a fantastic day with some great speakers. My presentation wasn’t quite what I intended it to be. I was…

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Social media campaign to back Manchester congestion charge yes vote

Lucy Powell, Labour’s prospective parliamentary candidate for Manchester Withington, contacted me over the weekend to ask if I could give a push to her new YouTube video urging a yes vote in Thursday’s c-charge referendum for the proposed congestion charge….

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Are PR degrees worth it? The survey!

As a follow-up to Jed’s post asking “Is a public relations degree worth it?” we’ve put together a quick survey to find out what you all think. I’d be grateful if you could spend a couple of minutes to answer…

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Vodafone LiveGuy in the Wolfstar office

With our work for Sony Ericsson Wolfstar works with some very nice people from Dare Digital. Some of the other guys at Dare are working with Vodafone on the LiveGuy grand tour of the UK. A few minutes ago LiveGuy…

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Speaking at Marketing Live Conference in Bratislava

As well as the Don’t Panic Guide to Social Media Conference in Manchester I’m also going to be speaking at the Marketing Live Conference in Bratislava on November 26. I’ll be speaking about word of mouth marketing and social media.

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Even later: Three inspirational communicators

A long, long time ago my fried Andy Wake asked me to take part in the New Wave PR meme naming my three most inspirational communicators, to help identify speakers and promote Don’t Panic’s New Wave PR conference. I failed…

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