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If you work in employee communications, media relations or marcomms and are interested in digital media – then this might be for you. Enjoy!

Our company makes glass. Exciting eh!?!?!

Posted on Feb 7, 2013 in Strategy, Video | 1 comment

Our company makes glass. Exciting eh!?!?!

Mmmmhhh.... Errrrr.... is it? Well Corning think it is, and over the last year have made two videos to show us exactly why. They blew me away, and if you work in Communications, especially a B2B environment - you really should see them.

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Story telling on the web – two great examples

Posted on Feb 6, 2013 in Corporate Website, Strategy | 0 comments

Story telling on the web – two great examples

For some time now, with advancements in technologies and available mediums, I've started to suspect that the web isn't just suited for light reading. Today I was shown two amazing examples where for the first time I thought the power of the web for rich storytelling really shone.

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Web based Annual Reports… don’t bother!

Posted on Feb 5, 2013 in Corporate Website, Strategy | 0 comments

Web based Annual Reports… don’t bother!

In an attempt to blog more regularly, I am going to try this 'micro-blogging' thing all the 'kids' are talking about. Relaxed, free flowing, brief. So here goes... Today I met with an agency to discuss creating a digital version of our Annual Report . I was shocked by what I heard...

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Guilty resolutions

Posted on Jan 8, 2013 in News & events | 1 comment

Guilty resolutions

If you work in digital communications, you know there's never enough hours in the day. For me 2012 had a new corporate website, two regional websites (one multi-language with Arabic) and the roll-out of SharePoint to keep me busy. And yep, my blog took the hit...

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I’m hiring!

Posted on Nov 6, 2012 in News & events, Social Media | 0 comments

I’m hiring!

Well when I say 'I', I really mean NATS the company I work for. We're looking for a Social Media and Community Manager to work in my team. Located in Fareham, Hampshire, £37-48k based on experience. Interested?

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Roll-out realities and humble apologies…

Posted on Jun 24, 2012 in News & events, SharePoint | 1 comment

Roll-out realities and humble apologies…

I was really excited to launch my blog this year. Not just because it had been a burning ambition for some time, but also because 2012 was the year that my company would roll-out SharePoint, and I would be able to share that experience on my blog. Perfect timing - or so I thought...

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Introducing ‘The Wall’

Posted on Apr 17, 2012 in News & events, Social Media | 4 comments

Introducing ‘The Wall’

I'm a keen user of Social Media as it's a quick and easy way to share and connect with others. I recently came across a super Jquery plugin - 'The social network wall' that provides a nice way to aggregate your channels and show what you've been up to - check it out!

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C4 Intranet screenshots

Posted on Apr 5, 2012 in Intranets | 0 comments

C4 Intranet screenshots

You know I love Intranet screenshots - but they're just so hard to find and freely share! Here's some of the C4 Intranet designed by Digital Agency 'Clock'.

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Have you seen ‘Simply-TV’?

Posted on Mar 31, 2012 in Intranets, News & events, Social Media | 0 comments

Have you seen ‘Simply-TV’?

Simply-TV is a free monthly live webcast from Simply-Communicate. I only discovered it this year and it's brilliant. It's an hour long and in the UK it's on at lunchtime so you can watch at your desk with your sandwiches.

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SharePoint roll out: Part 1 – Early engagement and Ambassadors

Posted on Mar 22, 2012 in Intranets, SharePoint, Strategy | 2 comments

SharePoint roll out: Part 1 – Early engagement and Ambassadors

I've decided to document my current journey of discovery with rolling out SharePoint to a 5,000 strong company that hasn't had it before. I'm sure it'll be a tale of woe, joy, and spiritual enlightenment. Buckle up, we've only just begun.

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