Category Archives: Social Media

‘Tis the Season of Christmas TV Adverts

TweetIn recent years we seemed to have developed a new phenomenon – the Christmas TV advert. This regular showdown, typically kicking off around mid November, is normally dominated by the two usual suspects, John Lewis and Marks & Spencer. This … Continue reading

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#Instafood

TweetNothing gives me more satisfaction than being in the kitchen and creating something delicious, morish and full of yummy goodness – especially if I’m cooking for other people. And after posting a few shots of my efforts on Instagram, I’ve … Continue reading

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An Epidemic of Disconnection

TweetLast night I watched Thandie Newton’s TED talk on embracing otherness and embracing herself. In it, she explores the concept of ‘self’ and how in order to truly live, we need to transcend this concept. Somewhere around the middle she … Continue reading

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Team Obama’s Winning Campaign Strategy

TweetLike the rest of the world, I was watching the US elections with anticipation – and was delighted and relieved when Obama was re-elected. Well done America! Obama embodies all the values he preaches about – tolerance, generosity, compassion. He … Continue reading

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The Things That Connect Us

TweetThis is Facebook’s first ad campaign: I like Facebook. But I hate this ad. Now take this Tesco ad: It hits the nail on the head. And it draws on something that connects us all – how much we hate … Continue reading

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