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Bob Pickard
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New information germane to social media communication re. what's on tap with universal links:
Texas governor's tweet blunder a cautionary case in social media leadership communication:
Climate change is getting worse, so communicating about it needs to get better:
Maybe I should start using this word 'divulgate' in my work
I eagerly cast my ballot today at the advance poll in the 2015 Canadian federal election:
How 'the two chairs effect' creates the false impression that there is something to debate:
"The best defense against propaganda is critical thinking and education" — Antonio Lopez
I'm starting to see some of these new Twitter polls:
I'm checking out this 'social executive' framework to see if there's any meat on the bone:
Using Twitter as a means of coping with emotions and uncontrollable crises: | @InstituteForPR
The India-Pakistan border at night: | Now that's a clearly marked international frontier
The crisis of crisis criticism and the speed at which it takes place: | via @holmesreport
These Conservative Party social media election ads in Canada are a curious example of unintended consequences #elxn42
Communicating climate change: | Conduits, content and consensus | via @TheIECA
I'm checking out @PressReader; mapping opinion trends:
An alarming take on Russia's propaganda 'blitzkrieg' by @michaeldweiss: | Manic triumphalism
"The biggest communication problem is that we do not listen to understand. We listen to reply."
Evolution of the desk from analog > digital: | I still miss the Rolodex | via @TBoneGallagher
What’s happened to face-to-face communication in this age of hyper-connectivity?
"There are three types of lies — lies, damn lies, and statistics" — Benjamin Disraeli
See what happened when 7 news sites got rid of reader comments: | This trend is all the rage
This view from my new office overlooks the same street where I co-founded a certain North American PR firm in 1994
So @twitter is reportedly looking to drop the 140-character limit for Tweets, which sounds OK
Kudos to @AP for updating its stylebook so that climate change 'skeptics' are now 'doubters:'
Cognitive biases relevant to communications: via @BI_Strategy | Reminds me of @dobelli's book

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