November 2008

Free fonts – very cool idea generators

by Lee Hopkins on November 26, 2008 · 2 comments

in clippings,tools

Lovers of fonts (aka me) will love this new free collection. All eighteen of them are worthy of downloading and will generate some great ideas.

Bruce Lee plays ping pong with nunchucks

by Lee Hopkins on November 24, 2008 · 3 comments

in humour

I know, it sounds ludicrous — and ludicrously difficult. But video evidence exists (it could have been ‘doctored’, that’s true) of the mighty Bruce enjoying a bit of light relaxation at the ping pong table.

You can also pimp your MySpace, Facebook, Bebo profile pages with 3D material, which is kind of neat, requiring you only to add in exitreality’s browser toolbar (compatible with IE and FFox).

Movember update

by Lee Hopkins on November 14, 2008 · 8 comments

in customer service,ethics,lifehack

If you don’t cough up more dosh then I will NOT shave it off!! AND I’ll come to your office or home late at night and knock on your door. Do you really want to see something like this scary ol’ geezer turn up at 11 at night?

They have a reputation for innovation within their industry. They should be seeking out the sneezers and evangelists within the Social Networking space (and let us not forget that social networking sites are incredibly popular web destinations for all age brackets in Aus/NZ – see below) and engaging in conversation with them. To not do so is to miss a phenomenal first-mover opportunity that will go to one of their competitors if they are not careful.

Challenging content, great videos, great photos… do your brain a favour.

A social media/social networking marketing campaign needs to be carefully thought through and not just bashed out in any ol’ fashion. ‘On the cheap’ is not clever when your market is savvy and super-cynical online residents. Dido shows how it can be done…

I’ve long been a fan of Jenni Beattie and her insights into Social Media, so an interview with her was well overdue. Despite some technical hiccups that have plagued your humble scribe recently, I actually managed to record an entire conversation in one go! Mind you, from 13 minutes into the 45 minute conversation a […]

Alistair Rennie is VP of Software Services, Workplace Portal & Collaboration Software at IBM and he’s been in Australia recently doing his ‘thang’. About to head off to the airport to board yet another plane, I managed to get almost an hour of his time via a conference call to ask him about Lotus Connections, […]

A fabulous article by Brian Solis on a range of tools that work in conjunction with the Twitter platform to make our comms jobs easier. Superb image by Action Datsun at Flickr.