Interesting site: Visual.ly Infographics Resource for graphic designers, bloggers & brands

Let's get visual.ly This week's interesting site*, Visual.ly, is an aggregator of infographics, a whole new "industry," that has exploded onto the scenes, and a reflection on our times.  In a world where we are swamped with information and starved for time, the visual representation of data is eye-catching and effective.  Every day we are hit…

Corporate Communications must get more personal

Updating your Communication Style Ok, so a shareholder meeting must generally remain within the codes of tradition and press releases on serious matters must maintain a certain minimum decorum.  However, not all corporate communications must follow the hyper professional and rational standard.  For the more evolved companies and brands, it is my belief that one…

eCrisis? Whose eCrisis? Have you defined the roles & responsibilities?

Whose line is it anyway? In business, communication has long been and continues to be equated to a one-way outward-bound message.  Whether we’re talking Corporate Communications, P.R., marketing or even Human Resources, companies have used communication much like propaganda.  Today, in the new web-enabled world, that mindset is having to change and it is a…

Social Search: Getting Personal Is Evermore Important For Brand Marketers

Social value embedded in Search Is it clear for you that social search is for real? As Google and Facebook face off against each other, Microsoft and Facebook are getting all the more "friendly."  As a result, Social Search is becoming evermore present and is giving Microsoft's Bing renewed life (not just like).  Bing has made…