This week I enjoyed a sensational two days at a conference – and it got me thinking about the evolving use of conference hashtags. Many conference organisers are becoming quite professional at how they approach Twitter. In this case, during #PRIA2013, there was a volunteer social media team tweeting coverage for the entire event. I used to be motivated to share conference coverage to help … Continue reading Conference hashtags: don’t forget the people in the room
Today I’m sharing the latest episode of Business Agenda SA (see clip below) and my segment, New Media Jungle. Business Agenda SA is an Adelaide-produced show featured on Channel 9 on Saturday afternoons. It’s hosted by Cameron England and Belinda Heggen and features a range of fascinating business stories and guests. In this episode I tackle one of the questions I’m sometimes asked by my audiences … Continue reading Social media: what’s the next big thing?
Did you know that once upon a time, there were no such thing as mobile phones? * I can remember when people started using them – some keen early adopters. Back then in early 1990s Australia, mobiles were awkward, clunky things that were an embarrassment to carry around … but somehow still cool. You could speak to people while you were walking around? Awesome! But at … Continue reading How mobile phones and social media followed the same journey