Preparing & running a Yammer chat

I’ve now worked in communications for more than 14 years, and in that time I’ve done a few professional-related things, but today was the first time I was part of a ‘Yammer Chat’. Yammer describes itself as an ‘enterprise social network’ — or as a colleague once described to me, ‘it is Facebook for work’. For thoseContinue reading “Preparing & running a Yammer chat”

Why I like Twitter more than Facebook

{A longer read} I first heard about Twitter in 2009 when I was living in London and a journalist-friend was discussing the Iran Green Revolution of that same year. They were explaining the central role Twitter played both in rallying Iranian protestors, and communicating to international media, who were struggling to get information out ofContinue reading “Why I like Twitter more than Facebook”