If you haven’t done this yet it’s a really good way to get connected to your customers and associates on twitter. I used my iPhone Twitter App to do this – it should also work in the iPad or maybe even Windows 8 even at a push. If you use a different official twitter app […]
Ok so its not a big thing right. It’s twitter. Well yes, it is a big thing, it’s the Building Awards. The Building Awards ‘celebrates and rewards excellence and outstanding performance in the UK construction industry’. As far as I can tell it is one of the biggest construction awards nights of the year in […]
NBSLive, which I attended on Tuesday as live blogger and tweeter for RIBA Enterprises, was a whole day event for architects and other construction professionals designed to offer 16 hours of Continuing Professional Development from over 80 speakers in four themed rooms: BIM, Design, Technology and Business and Practice. Speakers included the Government Construction Advisor […]
Last Tuesday I live blogged the Government Construction Summit, organised on behalf of the Cabinet Office by UBM Built Environment and Building Magazine. Last year’s Summit saw the announcement that centrally procured public projects should be level 2 BIM-enabled by 2016, which caused quite a stir. This year the summit looked further ahead to 2025 […]
This morning I’ve checked twitter and see that half a dozen people I follow have sent me direct messages (DMs – the private messages) containing the same message: “OMG, who the f*ck shared this of me. I am so p*ssed.” As you know I’ve written about phishing messages before. Other recent messages include: “Want to […]
Here are the dates and details of further training sessions this year. The Strategy Workshop last week was very popular and I’ve been asked to put it on again. Full dates are: Social Media Strategy Workshop – New Date Planned for May This year I’ve been running a half day Social Media Strategy workshop to […]
Here are the dates and details of further training sessions this year. Social Media Strategy in a (half) Day Monday 11 March – As the February session went so well we’ve squeezed in another date at Herman Miller. More Information and Booking Here: Linkedin for Professionals Workshops Thursdays 21 March, 16 May, 11 July at Herman Miller […]
Here are the 2013 workshop dates, plus scroll down for a tip about the New Linkedin Profile. Social Media Strategy in a (half) Day Monday 11 February ONLY – More Information and Booking Here: Linkedin for Professionals Thursdays 21 March, 16 May, 11 July – More Information and Booking Here: Twitter Masterclass Thursday 25th April, 13 June – More Information to follow. […]
I note that Twitter has introduced an option to access an archive of your tweets. This will be interesting for people who want to keep a record of what they have done in the past and compare it to their goal achievements, for example. On the blog post Twitter has written about the archiving tool, […]
The following are four examples of where a construction product company has used a social media tactic* with rather unfortunate consequences.
Names have been removed of course, to protect the pioneers. We all make mistakes. Maybe we can all learn from them.