Content Marketing Fuel

Many companies are aware of risk, litigation, human resources and more. But for the chief marketing and social selling officers of those companies, offering content marketing services to mid-size and enterprise retailers and agents of different types is fascinating. And though social media might seem easy, it takes technical and creative skill. Indeed, the vaunted…

Friday Thought Bite

Open thinking about a multi-screen world and new technologies, and the impact this will on PR & Business Development.

Permission Marketing has Arrived – CASL Canada

PPR strongly believes that our clients must take a closer look at privacy and social media, to protect their reputations. Email risks and per email charges are on the rise. The CASL change will effect Canadian businesses, organizations, non-profits and government. It’s about obtaining permission. Here’s a link to a good podcast.      

Digital Business Intelligence

Telecommunications Technology It’s not hard to understand why digital businesses are popular these days. This post is meant to be lighthearted and informational. Underlying the technology that enables the mobile marketplace: fiber optics, telemetry stations, routers and lasers. These technologies and hardware are around us all the time. Much of the conversation about digital business…

Pinterest adds to mobile experience with contextual menus; no API just yet

Originally posted on Gigaom:
Pinterest threw a party to talk up engineering work at its new San Francisco headquarters Wednesday, and it didn’t announce the long expected API. Most components are set in place, said Jon Jenkins, Pinterest’s head of engineering, but the company wants to make sure key partners will be pleased with the…

Here are the 7 companies Microsoft doesn’t want its ex-Windows chief to join

Originally posted on Gigaom:
Since Steven Sinofsky and Microsoft (s msft) shocked the PC world by divorcing last year, some details of Sinofsky’s severance have already surfaced. But now we know, thanks to Microsoft’s 10-K filing, just which companies has are off limits to Sinofsky until December 31, 2013, a year from his termination date. By…

Big Data Skydive

Social Media Management Social media marketing is something that thousands, if not millions of people are doing full time right now. This is no cottage industry. Enterprise level teams orchestrate social media for brands, corporations, non-profits, government and academic institutions and many more. The fact is the situation has arrived where the miss match between…

SoLoMo-Infographic

#SoLoMo represents the convergence of social, local and mobile. As a consultant, I help clients leverage #SoLoMo to build their brands, grow their business and manage their reputations. This is a great infographic showing why awareness about SoLoMo is rising on the one hand, and becoming a larger segment of marketing budgets on the other….