ACC in the Media

Anna Cairo regularly writes articles and provides comments to the media about social media, its associated risks, impacts in workplaces and schools, multigenerational employees and privacy.  She welcomes media enquiries. Please contact us.


Should your friend your boss on Facebook?

In August 2017, Anna was interviewed by Jonathan Green on the ABC Radio National Drive program about the social media etiquette of adding your boss on Facebook. Listen here.


Taking Care of Business Socially

In February 2017, Anna launched her book – The Business of Being Social: how to harness the untapped potential of social media. The book is aimed at HR, communication or legal departments, industry and business groups, managers, professionals, leaders and entrepreneurs.  The following article appeared in the Progress Leader.     Read More


Should you friend your boss on Facebook?

Anna was interviewed for The Age / The Sydney Morning Herald about the advantages and disadvantages of becoming Facebook friends with your boss.  She provided comments on the blurring of lines between our personal and professional lives, and the benefits and drawbacks for your career of having your boss as a Facebook friend.   Read More


 All Eyes Online

Anna was interviewed for the Leader Community Newspaper – Hobsons Bay Leader, about some of the issues to do with fake Facebook pages and hoaxes which exploit people online.  She provided tips on how to stay safe online and avoid becoming a victim of these hoaxes.  Read More


Inner West (Melbourne) Buy Swap and Sell Facebook Page

Anna was interviewed for the Leader Community Newspaper – Maribyrnong Leader, discussing the positive side of Facebook and how a Facebook page can become a community hub supporting a community with its needs through collaboration and engagement.  Read More


Managing Employees in a Social Media Technology Workplace

In Anna’s article ‘Managing Employees in a Social Media Technology Workplace’ featured in New Zealand Management Magazine, Anna discusses the impacts of diverse communication practices in a multi-generational workplace including Baby Boomers and Generations X, Y and Z.  What can a workplace do to manage these challenges and opportunities?  Read More


Monitoring Children with a Mobile Phone

In this article Anna focuses on the rapid growth in usage of mobile phones by young children.  She looks at the things parents can do to protect their children who have mobile phones and she explores some key things parents should take into account Read More


Protecting your Interests in the Age of Social Media – An Ownership Dilemma

Anna Cairo was featured in the UK Online publication Social Biz Magazine, for her article ‘Protecting your Interests in the Age of Social Media – An Ownership Dilemma’.  Her article talked about how social media is rapidly transforming business and how this brings significant impacts on organisations who need to have adequate safeguards around social media platforms particularly LinkedIn. Read More


 Social Media for Franchises – Opportunities and Risks

Anna Cairo was featured in Business Franchise Australia & New Zealand, for her article ‘Social Media for Franchises – Opportunities and Risks’.  Her article talked about the specific social media challenges unique to franchises, how to make the most of the opportunities and manage the risks.  Read More


Six Facebook Risks to Avoid

Anna Cairo was interviewed for Yellow Pages, discussing how business can get the most out of Facebook and what the top 6 pitfalls business needs to avoid.  Read More


 Managing Employees Addicted to Online Interaction

In Anna’s article ‘Managing Employees Addicted to Online Interaction’ featured in Working Women Magazine, Anna discusses the impacts of the new breed of employees – Generation Z who are about to start their working lives and how this brings a new set of opportunities as well as challenges for all workplaces across the globe.  Read More


 The benefits of Twitter for SMEs

Anna Cairo was interviewed for Yellow pages, discussing the benefits of Twitter for small and medium sized businesses and how it offers businesses the opportunity to expand their audience and improve their communication.  Read More


 Is Your Business Managing Their Social Media Risk?

Anna’s article, ‘Is Your Business Managing their Social Media Risk?’ was featured in the UK Online publication Social Biz Magazine.  Her article talked about how business needs to manage their social media risks (reputational, legal or operational), as the shifting of the communication space continues to transform how we connect, share and communicate.  Read More


 Boards Walking the Social Media Plank

Anna Cairo was featured in Working Women Magazine for her article ‘Boards Walking the Social Media Plank’.  She talked about how company boards need to be aware of and prepared for the legal threats social media poses to each business.  Not being prepared is potentially detrimental to companies.  Read More


 

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