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November 20, 2012 Transcript of #CommsChat on the BBC, libel, and editorial best practice

On #CommsChat this week, we discussed recent upheavals at the BBC, taking in editorial cuts, resignations, best practice, and the thorny subject of libel and media training. Below is a full transcript, but we’ve pulled out some tweets which caught our eye during the hour. @AdamRubins the BBC is a stale old wounded corporate beast that’s […]

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November 13, 2012 Transcript of #CommsChat with Jeremy from PromoVeritas

On this week’s #CommsChat we ran through the issues related to promotions, competitions and prize draws in the digital world. We were joined by Jeremy from PromoVeritas who fielded questions from tweeters. Did you know that there are regulations governing promotions in different countries? Or that 10 to 50% of Facebook clicks are unverifiable? If you […]

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November 6, 2012 Transcript of #CommsChat on internal communications

The Guy Fawkes Night edition of #CommsChat was a rollicking hour on internal comms with guest Kerry O’Callaghan the VP of global brand communications at GlaxoSmithKline. Fireworks erupted as tweeters clashed over the role of IC and HR teams. Sparks flew when commenters debated the ability of internal comms to address company culture. For the […]

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October 30, 2012 Transcript of #CommsChat on the rise of tablets

Last night on #CommsChat, we discussed everything about tablets from iPads to apps. We looked at the relevance of desktop computers in an increasingly mobile world and the effectiveness of advertising on mobile devices. Here are some highlights from last night: @dizzernp Thing to remember about tonight’s #commschat is that the tablet has been a favoured means of […]

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October 23, 2012 Transcript of #CommsChat with Digital Impact Award winners

On 22 October, there was a double helping of #CommsChat. We held a special lunchtime chat with CIPR presidential candidates @MitiAmpoma and @LionelZetter. Then, at the normal 8 p.m. GMT time slot, #CommsChat featured some of the winners of the Digital Impact Awards. The guests and participants chatted about the relevance of awards in the […]

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October 22, 2012 Transcript of #CommsChat with CIPR presidential candidates

Today at 1 p.m. we had a special lunchtime edition of #CommsChat in which the two candidates for the CIPR presidency, Miti Ampoma and Lionel Zetter, fielded questions. Both candidates provided interesting views on recent issues facing the PR industry and what they see as the role of CIPR in the future. Voting closes on […]

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October 16, 2012 Transcript of #commschat on convergence in communications

Last night, Sheila Parry from theblueballroom discussed how agencies can pool their resources to provide better services for clients. Theblueballroom recently merged with thebluedoor to offer more fully integrated communications services. Some interesting tweets from last night are below: @Sheila_Parry Single agency certainly only works when they draw on deeper specialist experience on their team […]

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October 9, 2012 Transcript of #CommsChat with Richard Torrenzano on Digital Assassination

On 8 October, we were joined by Richard Torrenzano, CEO of the Torrenzano Group and co-author of Digital Assassination. We discussed digital security and vulnerability. Here are some tweets that stood out during the hour: @D_Assassination DA begins w/a willful act by someone who wishes to do harm through the internet @SteveJDownes nothing new in […]

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October 2, 2012 Transcript of #CommsChat with Chris Bradley on content

On last night’s #CommsChat Chris Bradley, founder of Publicate, discussed content distribution. The hour flew by as we discussed definitions of content, video vs imaging vs copy and social curation on search engines. Some highlights of the hour are below:   @myanhn As we start using more curator platforms, it seems like people will be […]

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September 25, 2012 Transcript of #CommsChat with Will McInnes

Last night’s #CommsChat featured Will McInnes, the author of Culture Shock: A Handbook for 21st Century Business. We discussed modern business culture and social media’s impact on businesses. Here are some interesting tweets from last night: @willmcinnes We all know it’s flawed. 20th century business is sad, flabby, unfair, idiotic. Time to upgrade, mofos. @engagingbrand @markpinset I agree but […]

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