Will I see you Honolulu colleagues at MegaComm tomorrow?

I am speaking at MegaComm 2007: Hawaii 5.0, the combined PRSA and IABC Annual meeting on Friday, Oct 12 in Honolulu, HI. I’ve re-produced the conference info for you here. I am going to try to find time to mention this case study from Robert French, among other things. Thanks to Steven E. Streight for the referral on “Twitter”:http://www.twitter.com/roxannedarling. Leave us your…

The downside of being popular

For those of you in a hurry (and there are many!) the answer is: blog gets ignored. For those of you interested in nuance, here’s more: # Months ago we started planing a web site re-design. That’s one of our core businesses, so it should be easy right? Wrong. We know too much. We ask ourselves too many questions. We consider all…

Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway

I was talking blogging (again) at an event I attended and filmed for my personal video blog last week. I encountered the usual suspects: “What’s a blog?” and a politely-veiled stinkeye from a person who, from personal experience, has formed a negative opinion of blogging. So let’s tackle each of these. The first is simply from one of the many smart, successful…

The Business Value of Blogging, #356

It seems the insight and discussions around blogging in the biz-0-$phere have a long ways to go before being done. The Wall Street Journal put up an e-debate today between Alan Meckler of Jupiter Media and Jason Calacanis of Weblogs Inc. The third millennium is revisited here by a “failure to communicate.” I found this topic over at GigaOM. Really, the whole…