What factors and activities will make your work globalised, no matter where you live? The constraints of more traditional technologies that bound knowledge workers to the confines of time and space, is why I definitely consider myself an advocate of globalisation. “Whether the digital era improves society is up to its users – that’s us“, […]Read more "Keep the globalisation going."
Participation. Where would collective intelligence be without it? How would transmedia storytelling exist without members of the digerati extending the story? Leveraging off the strong participatory culture within the industry I work for continues to prevail as an open book for idea sourcing, understanding the demands of our market, predicting trends, and strategizing future products. […]Read more "Leveraging off participatory culture: why you should always say YES."
Discuss evidence of the presence or absence of convergence culture in your planned profession. Convergence culture is in the air of every professional workforce. On what scale, can depend on factors such as the industry we see it in. Even traditional media outlets such as the newspaper factory, rely on new media to function. Take […]Read more "Convergence culture in PR and why I get to keep my job."
I’m more of a hip hop girl at heart but this title has me humming The Clash. So, on to what I came here to discuss. Social media ‘trends’. What are they actually? In my humble opinion, I consider a trend something within the ‘popular’ category that has stuck around long enough, but not quite […]Read more "Social Media Trends – Should They Stay Or Should They Go?"
Google describes profit as financial gain or benefit. YouTube is a forever growing platform that, over the course of the past few years has become a career pathway for some as well. Whether you’re looking for financial gain or want to broaden your business’s presence on social media via YouTube, creating an YouTube channel will undoubtedly […]Read more "YouTube = Profit?"
With 50 custom dimensions to choose from; Canva is your business’ one stop shop for all things visual. From business cards, to Facebook cover photos, to Pinterest graphics; Canva stocks a wide variety of designs that are suited to any business’s visual needs. Frequently using visuals throughout your business’s social media platforms will keep your followers […]Read more "Canva for Business!"
The big bad world of Instagram didn’t seem so scary until I delved into the business side of things that come along with it. When you’re simply chronicling what I like to call ‘irrelevancies’; your daily coffee, the new restaurant you’ve tried and tested, your #OOTD (outfit of the day), your pet: people tend not […]Read more "Insta Experience"