Digital agencies that skimp on legal are negligently exposing themselves and their clients to substantial claims

Catch the highlights: I’ve noticed an alarming trend with many digital agencies and the account managers responsible for advising their clients on their digital marketing initiatives: they view legal frameworks as something akin to the undercoat on a wall. It seems to be a good idea although it’s better to keep it thin, hidden awayContinue reading “Digital agencies that skimp on legal are negligently exposing themselves and their clients to substantial claims”

Lessons from the digital communications and PR industry

I was invited to attend a breakfast with Text 100‘s CEO, Aedhmar Hynes this last Friday, where Hynes first presented to a group of marketers and country heads of multinationals about how she sees social media fitting into digital communications and public relations generally. She also spoke about trends she has been monitoring. Aedhmar HynesContinue reading “Lessons from the digital communications and PR industry”

Are digital agencies ignoring legalities at their client’s expense?

Digital agencies are expanding and innovating at a rapid pace to take advantage of the increasing demand for their services. This morning’s news about the Brandsh, Cambrient and Stonewall+ merger to create Native is a pretty clear sign of the local digital agency ecosystem’s development and perhaps even its maturation. It also reminds me that,Continue reading “Are digital agencies ignoring legalities at their client’s expense?”