Is wearable technology an ethical nightmare for PR?

Amongst the buzz and hype surrounding Google Glass, health and fitness monitoring wristbands, smart watches, implantable devices, talking cars¬† and the rest of the burgeoning field labelled ‘wearable technology,’ an important aspect is largely overlooked if not ignored. That aspect embraces multiple issues, from privacy of personal or confidential information to ethical behaviours we expect […]

#FutureComms14 has what you’re looking for

Just one day to go until #FutureComms14 takes place in London, on Wednesday June 18. If you’re looking for answers to questions like: Where is PR, communications and social media heading? What does your brand need to do to adapt? Content marketing versus the Big Idea? Do brands need to think like media companies? How […]

How high is the reboot bar for IABC?

#88388338 / gettyimages.com Every time I hear about IABC these days, I suffer a continuing feeling of sadness. The news this past week about the professional association for communicators does little to change that feeling where that news is all about financial loss (again), leadership issues, and an unclear future. On June 4, long-time IABC […]

Perspectives on social business at Social Business Sessions London

If you’re keen to explore different perspectives on organization culture, social business, enterprise 2.0 and the nature of work, an event in London I’m participating in this coming week could be right up your street. The Combined Social Business Session – London #e20s takes place on Wednesday June 4 at Yammer’s EMEA headquarters, from 6pm […]