Tag: social media

Social Media Interview with Michael Allison

I had the pleasure of lunch today with my old friend and social media connoisseur, Michael Allison. Michael had the idea of interviewing me for his blog, and I thought that sounded like a great idea, so I interviewed him as well. Mostly for my own practice, but also because Michael has a wealth of …

How do I add an employee to my Company Profile on LinkedIn?

Finally LinkedIn is allowing anyone to create a company profile.  Adding a company is easy. However, when we created a company profile for IdeaZone.ca, it wasn’t obvious how to add all the staff to the company page. Where’s the Add Yourself button, or the Add An Employee button?  In fact, there isn’t one. Here’s how …

The Affirmation Society in the Information Age

Can millions of young fans be wrong when they declare that the Jonas Brothers are the greatest music group in the history of the universe? Of course they can. But they won’t believe you. Why? Because they have received instantaneous affirmation of their belief, and can do so anytime their faith might be swayed. Not …

Social Media Club, Victoria

On March 31, 2009, Catherine Novak and I helped to organize an inaugural meeting for Social Media Club in Victoria.  We met at the University of Victoria, Faculty of Business. Thank you to Herman Thoene from EcoLog Homes for shooting and editing the following video: Interested in coming to the next meeting? Join the FaceBook …

Social Media Binge Article 1: Micro-Blogging Sites

I went on a Social Media binge the other day, as I wanted to see what else was out there other than the usual suspects (FaceBook, Twitter, LinkedIn and MySpace). (My opinions on these are well documented.) I thought I would share my opinions on the others, starting with the Micro-Blogging sites. Before I do …