OK, so my cynical but intelligent colleague Natalie just came out with a statement… Aren’t people on facebook more frenemies than friends?Excellent question! The fact is that in business and communities there are always people that we come across that just rub us the wrong way. The difference in real … Continue ReadingRich Evans » FACEBOOK – Frenemies or friends…?
Yes I am going there… Firstly some facts. I have made some amazing new friends over the last two years by connecting to people via social media. Without my late night excursions into facebook or twitter I may have never met some of these people, so for that I am … Continue ReadingRich Evans – HOW SOCIAL MEDIA IS CONNECTING US AND F#$%ING UP OUR LIVES!
Straight off the bat I would like to say this. I had VERY high expectations of the movie the Social Network. The pedigree of David Fincher / Aaron Sorkin / Trent Reznor represented to me a holy trinity of creatives that had produced some of my favourite things in their … Continue ReadingRich Evans – the price we pay – a review of the social network
Let’s set the scene. The drone of conversation can be heard as soon as I enter the ‘venue’ (bar) where the event I am attending is being held. This is a collection of the top people and interested parties in social media in Sydney. Obviously we are a little early … Continue ReadingRich Evans – What REALLY matters in online/social/digital media…?