Looking for advice on business plans (and getting on Dragon’s Den!)

Looking for advice on business plans (and getting on Dragon’s Den!)

I shall begin this Blog entry by saying that I am really looking for your advice and thoughts on business plans and their value – so please ...

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Interesting stuff to do with online marketing

Interesting stuff to do with online marketing

We like interesting stuff here at Stone Junction, particularly when it’s pertinent to marketing technology or engineering technology. Not su...

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Social networking by PRefect theatre

Social networking by PRefect theatre

Welcome to PRefect theatre. The scene opens in a University where the students are studying the impact of Social Networking Web sites on the...

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Getting PR involved at product marketing stage

Getting PR involved at product marketing stage

"Positioning - a bit like a game of chess. With little people replacing some of the pieces in this instance. Which is odd..." Yes...

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Business book reviews: Confessions of an advertising man

Business book reviews: Confessions of an advertising man

Continuing my series of book reviews about books that haven’t been published recently (see also Martin Lukes; who moved my Blackberry? ) I’...

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Highly innovative new mechanism to help journalists find the right story

Highly innovative new mechanism to help journalists find the right story

Stone Junction has today added a couple of new pages to its Web site of late, which might just interest those of you out there with a journa...

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What advice would you give?

What advice would you give?

As it’s World Cup time I’ve been pondering two things recently. The first is whether I can really afford the time off to watch every single ...

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I wanna be a rock star and live in the sky

I wanna be a rock star and live in the sky

Stone Junction has been selected to provide a monthly column for leading marketing and media news site Creative Match . The first of these c...

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Wrapping up red tape

Wrapping up red tape

Stone Junction was recently offered the chance to write a Blog on the BusinessLink for London Web site. Here's a copy of its first entry...

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Stone Junction made Business Link for London correspondent

Stone Junction made Business Link for London correspondent

Richard Stone , managing director of PR firm Stone Junction , has been selected as a correspondent on the Business Link for London newslett...

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Do lenses bring mark of online trust into focus?

Do lenses bring mark of online trust into focus?

eBay’s recent defence against the possibility of action on behalf of the General Optical Council (GOC) may set an interesting legal precede...

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Cheeky chappy's tone of voice

Cheeky chappy's tone of voice

This morning's FT featured an article about last year's national hero and face of Sainsbury's, Jamie Oliver. The article put for...

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Business book reviews: Martin Lukes; who moved my Blackberry?

Business book reviews: Martin Lukes; who moved my Blackberry?

Not technically a business book, but certainly a book about business, Lucy Kellaway’s, ‘Who moved my Blackberry’ is perhaps the funniest nov...

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All those in favour say Absolute Power

All those in favour say Absolute Power

Those of you who were lucky enough to watch Stephen Poliakoff’s entertaining drama Gideon’s Daughter on Monday night, may have spotted a sim...

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More Jags for two Jags - possibly

More Jags for two Jags - possibly

I can't resist mentioning the furore over the choice of car being presented to UK Cabinet Ministers. Faced with either a £50K Jaguar or ...

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Gr8 news 4 pigeons

Gr8 news 4 pigeons

Technology is a funny thing sometimes. For instance, The Manchester Evening News has reported that pigeons with mobile phones and GPS backpa...

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MacGyver fixes it with MasterCard

MacGyver fixes it with MasterCard

News that Richard Dean Anderson, star of eighties TV show MacGyver, is appearing in an advert for MasterCard has got PRefect thinking. The ...

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Really quite scary robots

Really quite scary robots

The 2005 Fourth British Computer Society's Annual Prize for Progress towards Machine Intelligence was won by IFOMIND, a mobile robot sys...

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Music (not) for my ears

Music (not) for my ears

American music lover John Patterson is filing a lawsuit against Apple because he believes he could damage his hearing listening to his iPod....

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Welcome to PRefect - grassing on the world of PR

Welcome to PRefect - grassing on the world of PR

Welcome to PRefect - over the next few weeks I shall be posting news, stuff, business and nonsense about the world of PR for you to think ab...

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