Friday Folly

We all love Fridays … they mark the end of things — the end of the working week, the end of a project and so on. Beyond Friday is a new world … a luxurious place of martinis, beaches, picnics and warm winter fires. And in the spirit of preparation (for the end/the beginning), I am launching the “Friday Folly”. Here, each Friday, I...

Oh No, Here Come the Bloggers

Oh no, here come the Bloggers Originally uploaded by Brett L. Does blogging “nothing” equal action? In a world of conversation does silence make a point? To find out I had an email chat with Jason Verwey, the instigator of Blog Nothing Day. See what he had to say over at MarketingProfs. Oh, and while you are there, check out the rockin job they have...

SAP Communities Support the World Food Program

Support the World Food Program Originally uploaded by Edu-Tourist We all continue to debate the merits of Web 2.0 and social media. Various pundits proclaim the end of Web 2.0 and the demise of blogging while others extol the virtues of digital conversation and the opportunities it presents for forms of social activism. But I firmly believe that we are still in...

Coffee Morning, Sydney

Single origin roasters, surry hills. Originally uploaded by cafedave Fridays at 8 am. The company is good. The coffee sensational. And the conversation a tip above scintillating. Where? Single Origin.Cnr of Reservoir & MarySurry Hills Look out for me or for Emily. Would love to see you...

The End of Journalism?

The Argus does it again Originally uploaded by Erasmus T It is a perennial debate and one which is not likely to fade any time soon — blogging vs journalism. Darren Rowse picks up the theme this time the print publication (l’horror), Australian Marketing Magazine. The magazine asks Darren and Phil McLean from Fairfax to answer the question,...