I am moderating what will almost certainly be a fascinating discussion about BYOD, enterprise data security and device management at the BlackBerry Experience event at Montecasino in Fourways, Johannesburg today. The event is hosted by BlackBerry in partnership with ITWeb Events and will also take place in Durban and Cape Town later this month. The... Continue Reading →
We have an exciting addition to our consulting services which we have just launched: workshops for digital teams. We've noticed that competitive pressures have forced teams to expand their knowledge of the risks they face, whether they are developing digital campaigns or exploring the amazing potential offered by our increasingly interconnected and socially engaged landscape.... Continue Reading →
I have a quick update on our service offerings with something special for LinkedIn users. We’ve been working on clearer explanations of the work we do a little while now. My goals have been to simplify how we describe the work we do and, at the same time, adequately describe our specialities. Today’s version of... Continue Reading →
Many people think that going digital is problematic from a legal perspective and, to a large extent, it isn't. It does require that you understand the implications and adjust your workflows to suit the digital paradigm.
The PhotoBizLegal workshop is a start, an introduction for photographers who want to learn more about the regulatory environment they operate within and how to better structure their work to steer them clear of common risks and pitfalls. I won't teach you to become a lawyer. I will show you what can go wrong and how to avoid falling into the same traps so many photographers succumb to, and unnecessarily at that. My goal is to share enough knowledge with you to empower you to focus on your work, your innovations with the security of knowing enough to cover your more common risks that shouldn't stifle your creativity.
A number of Facebook users have reported instances of Facebook cloning. We took a look at this wave of attacks, came up with a couple theories, ran a survey and have a few suggestions for securing your profile.
We attended the Deloitte Tech Trends 2013 event at the Wanderers Club yesterday. It is an annual event and we had an opportunity to hear from several Deloitte executives, including Mark White, Deloitte’s Global CTO. Although the discussion focused on technology trends and how businesses are (and can) incorporate them into business processes (the emphasis... Continue Reading →
Paul is going to present at the Mobile Show Africa 2012 on 11 September 2012 at the Sandton Convention Centre. It is a thorny subject and the direct marketing industry is in a state of flux at the moment as we wait for the Protection of Personal Information Bill to proceed through Parliament and balance... Continue Reading →
Today's Hangout will be an interview/discussion with Tallulah from ITWeb Events about our contribution to the ITWeb Social Media Summit next week. We're going to run the Hangout on our Google+ page and embed the video on our event page. The Hangout will begin at roughly 3pm today and should be streamed live as well... Continue Reading →