07 Apr 2017
Lessons for PR from Mumbrella CommsCon

What PR industry lessons can we take away from Mumbrella’s recent Sydney CommsCon conference to navigate the challenge of a shifting landscape? What will be the big themes in the industry this year?

Read More

15 Dec 2016
2017 predictions

With many of us more than happy to put the events of 2016 as far behind us as possible, let’s instead turn our attention to our 2017 predictions. We’ve consulted the Magic 8 Balls and thrown in invaluable experiential knowledge to foresee what’s in store for 2017.

Read More

09 Dec 2016
social media advertising will surpass newspaper ads in 2020

Worldwide social media advertising revenue will soar to $US50 billion ($67 billion) by 2019 and outpace newspapers the following year. It’s clear that audience behaviour is redefining itself, and to effectively reach your target you must first know that they live everywhere. Everywhere but TV.

Read More

08 Dec 2016
Photo ruined career

A joke between friends might not reflect as well to the world at large, so think about every aspect of your online presence. Every upload accumulates to create your personal brand, make sure it’s one you want seen by the entire cyberspace.

Read More

30 Nov 2016
Digital marketing

A successful digital marketing strategy is about optimising for performance, not position. Before you focus on chasing the top spot, look at the bigger picture. Your audience isn’t looking for more content, but rather better content in their language, reflecting their understandings and wants.

Read More

25 Nov 2016
social media innovation

Social media innovation often means borrowing your competitors’ ideas. What does it mean for Snapchat now that Instagram is following its lead. Will Social Media Platforms differentiate through continuous innovation rather than monopolising their best features? The battle for user domination has begun.

Read More

24 Nov 2016

Fake news has exploded; it’s a serious business with essentially free money. What does it mean for your brand in the post-truth environment? There are concerns that fake news influenced the 2016 USA Election. If fake news can sway vote’s, imagine its potential to tarnish your brand.

Read More

18 Nov 2016
I Like Big Peaches And I Cannot Lie: The Little Guy Wins

Social Media unleashed the potential of customer complaints. This week Twitter and Apple addressed customer complaints. Twitter implemented new steps to minimise online abuse and silence trolls, whilst Apple ensured that their user’s preferred usage of the peach emoji wasn’t compromised by it’s new design.

Read More