Facebook … wherefore art thou?

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Tweet Well the inevitable happened! Last night – for no matter how briefly – Facebook went offline!!! It was a very short time, but the shockwave was felt around the world! At the time – national news time for us here on the east coast of Australia – I was about to start playing a […]

Putting the ‘Social’ back into Social Media

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Tweet Anyone else find it amusing how stressed out people get about Facebook? But they stay on it? Newsfeeds are filled almost daily with people complaining about the latest Facebook changes – changes to settings, tweaks to profiles, reminders to update information leading to accusations of privacy invasion. Here’s a very cool video that pretty […]

Social Media Love Seekers

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Tweet We’ve seen a disturbing trend on social media over the last 12 to 24 months – people using it to make themselves feel better at the expense of others. Now this is slightly different to – and perhaps even the flipside of – cyberbullying – a catchword that has made headlines around the world […]

Your Digital Legacy

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Tweet This week saw the passing of one of our VA colleagues and it got me thinking… what do you do with your digital footprint once you’ve passed? We hear a lot in business about risk management, succession planning, ensuring your partner has access to your passwords, insurance policies and so on. Some businesses even […]

Recruiters Using Social Media

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Tweet If you’re one of the people who thinks social media is a fad at best, the devil reincarnate at worst then the following might interest you. It was reported recently that Facebook is now being actively used to recruit staff by laser focusing ads that target specialist skills. There is a misconception that Facebook […]