Month: August 2011

Are PR Agencies a Strategic Fit for Social Businesses?

John Kerr, Director, Edelman Digital APAC

An argument has been doing the rounds in social media-land, and I haven’t been sure where I stand. The argument is what type of agency delivering a marketing discipline is the best partner for social media – and where do PR agencies fit into the debate, if at all? As an ex PR person, I…

Is Social Media Marketing an Effective B2B Tool?

B2B or not B2B

I’ve just read a blog that was featured on Fastcompany.com on August 10, written by David Lavenda. It essentially asks the question – is social media marketing effective in a B2B environment, as much as it’s proven to be in a B2C environment? Mu understanding of David’s opinion is the key issue that continues to…

Five Strategies for Event Success

Knowledge is Power

A few months ago I met Kavita Jhunjhunwala and was immediately impressed, as she is such a dynamic and creative professional. Having just relocated to Singapore to give her businesses a more Asia Pacific focus, Kavita is the co-founder of two companies, Pi Social Media which delivers back-end social media solutions; and what we’re going…