Your Only As Famous As Your Last …

streaking Originally uploaded by Mr. Frog. How do you browse the blogosphere? Are you a fan of RSS or do you prefer to read where the mouse takes you? Are you an A-List reader or do you restrict yourself to a topic of interest? And if you are a blogger too, then how do you build your audience, generate traffic, link-in with others with whom you share an...

Beauty is the New Punk

Joan as Police Woman Originally uploaded by youneedtoseethese. I head a great radio interview this morning with Joan Wasser. She is here visiting Australia at the moment and she was talking, briefly, about her current motto — “Beauty is the New Punk”. I love it.It is easy to think that “beauty” is skin deep … but anything...

Small IS Important

I was thinking over the comments to this post and my brain started whirling. The original post was about the stylish way that Michael Wagner signs off his emails, and in one of the comments, Ann Handley suggested that it is important to remember the small things that make a big difference, such as signatures and sign-offs. When I send an email, I always try and...

All this and lunch too!

P5261296 Originally uploaded by TurningTide Photography. If you are ever in doubt as to Russell Davies’ generosity, then all you need to do is take a look at this post where he steps us (patiently) through a recent presentation and the thinking behind it. There is plenty to chew on … the challenge of attention/relevance, the discontinuities of...

Freaked Out!

freak Originally uploaded by sucrerose. Got a very nice email from the charming Michael Wagner this morning. Those of you who are regular visitors to his site will be well aware that there have been very few posts over the last month or so.The good news is that he is back, bringing his unique story-focused branding insight to the masses. He starts with a...