Tag Archives: blogging

Always people first

I’ve learned that if you wait until something is perfect, it won’t be; not for everyone anyway. The delay will probably have had a detrimental effect on what you were trying to do. So I had an idea and put … Continue reading

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Social Media – So What ?

In the latest post on the sociable organisation blog, Ian Street tells the story of how @recoveryleeds was created and what difference it has made so far. From my perspective, working with Leeds City Council, ‘So What?’ was often the response … Continue reading

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“I have a better life….. because of a blog”

Back in January a one word agenda item for a meeting of the communications team that supports the Adult Social Care Services department at Leeds City Council read ‘Blog’. Now you’d think Blog; communications and marketing staff, telling stories, easy; that’s what they … Continue reading

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From Yemen to Yorkshire

I recently watched the film Salmon fishing in the Yemen. I don’t know what the pull to this film was as I’d not heard others rave about it; it didn’t catch my eye when it was a trailer at the cinema … Continue reading

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Talking Heads

Talking heads is the new section on the main menu of this blog where stories will be told of how people have or are changing how they work so that it is more social. They may be using new tools or changing … Continue reading

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Green shoots

This is the first of what I hope will be more regular updates about things that are happening in Leeds that ‘organisations’ are doing to understand what being more sociable might be and then being it. Both in how they … Continue reading

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Not a jolly

In October 2012 I attended one of the events at Leeds Digital Festival. Titled Facebook v Reality, it was a session exploring what the perfect social media platform would look, feel and sound like if we had wellbeing at the centre … Continue reading

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