Monthly Archives: September 2013

Mobile Message Marketing – Managing the TCPA Risk

If you haven’t looked at how to engage your customers via their mobile, you really need to, but you need to understand the risks associated with it so you don’t shoot yourself in the foot.  In 2009, the NY Times, … Continue reading

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Why Are We Surprised That We Are Being Sold? – Online Privacy Threatened-Ish

Online privacy is all about expectations, and more importantly realistic expectations.  When you are getting a service for free you should be asking how the service makes any money.  I go about my daily life wondering how various business models … Continue reading

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Policied to Death – Employees and Social Media (Yet Again)

By now, if you have been reading this blog with any regularity you are familiar with my rant against employee social media policies.  In fact, you are probably a bit tired of it.  It just seems that pundits keep on … Continue reading

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Fake Online Reviews, Really? – Are You Surprised?

Online reviews, known as ratings and reviews, are just one form of user generated content, but they seem to be the most abused.  Generally users seem to trust other users more than they do brands.  The problem with these communities … Continue reading

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Find Your Serenity – Employees and Social Media Access and Risk

It is amazing that employers think that turning things off is the way to manage employee social media risk.  Haven’t we learned the axiom, if you can’t hear the kids they are probably in trouble.  While employees are not your … Continue reading

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Finally, FDA tells mobile health app developers what it plans to regulate

Originally posted on Gigaom:
More than two years after issuing its draft guidance on the regulation of mobile health apps, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has finally released its final guidelines. By some counts, there are about 40,000 health-related…

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Crowds, Innovation and Unexpectedness – Helping You Prepare for the Future

The world is moving so much faster than it ever has before and the pace of innovation is leading this.  The problems that brands in all aspects of their business face are many when they are faced with the charge … Continue reading

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