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Bob Pickard
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.@HarshaXXI This morning's front page in Singapore is alas an apt appraisal and warning about American power in Asia
How people ‘personify’ corporations the way they think and talk about them: | Impact on comms?
"Communication is the real work of leadership” — Nitin Nohria
'Emojineering' the psychology of emojis for persuasion communication: | via @courtneyseiter
Are PR stars born or made? asks @dorocren: | Also: "ability to deal with chaotic change"
Law firms’ partners slow to try Twitter: | Professional services chiefs could be more ‘social'
Twilight times for telephone voice mail: | Yet voice features are thriving on mobile chat apps
TV still dominates media consumption in Asia, @roymorganonline study suggests: via @mumbrella
To be effective, climate change communication must be more clear and compelling than this…
Countries are building digital capacity at uneven rates:
The persuasiveness of central positioning: | I did not know this, but reckon it makes sense
What Silicon Valley can learn from Seoul: | If 'the teacher' can adopt a student's attitude
"Publicity can be terrible. But only if you don't have any." - Jane Russell
A bright morning's light is filtered through the trees overhead:
Why signing emails with 'best' is actually worst: | It's passé now, but signing is still ideal
I'm learning a lot from the 'Think with Google' newsletter; today, it's about 'micro-moments'
The cognitive consequences of formal clothing: | Impact on image
Is the deadly India heat wave a glimpse into Earth’s future? | It does seem alarmingly likely
“Without publicity there can be no public support, and without public support every nation must decay” — Disraeli
A world of languages, and how many speak them: | International communicators take note
The influence of personality type in predicting social media posting style:
80% of CEOs from world’s top companies on social media: | Asia lags but will come on strong
How BlackBerry 'lost the signal' is outlined in a new book: | Written by @globeandmail journos
A new video explains and illustrates @RobertCialdini's six principles of persuasion:

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