The power of info ops for-good campaigns
The term ‘information operations' or ‘info ops’ is usually used in a military context to describe operational influence activities designed to degrade an enemy's capability and impact their decision making.
Why Businesses Hold the Key to Stemming the Tide of Radicalization
This new approach is why the Islamic State is also successful. In an interview, social media and terrorism expert Nicole Matejic said, “They [ISIS] have taken the content marketing framework right from the best in class business tactics taught and used it to sell violent jihad..."
PVE answers from the grave: what extremists hope to achieve in life, they fail through death
Core to Islamic extremists beliefs is that Allah approves of jihad; and should a warrior die as a result of
4 minutes in North Korea
During the Korean Summer of 2014, I boarded an early morning bus at Camp Kim USO in Yongsan, Seoul and
Red Hands: Syria - the epitome of slacktivism
“That gun is loaded, but it’s not in my hand
The fire burns, I’m not the one with
Faking it for the News
Nicole writes on crisis communications and social media for the Firebrand Talent blog:
In what will almost certainly shock to
Named 1of 10 Best Female Business Bloggers!
I was thrilled to be named as 1 of 10 best female business bloggers by ‘Self Thrive’ recently.
The Australian Crime Terror Nexus
My latest article for Security Solutions Magazine explores the crime-terror terrain in Australia.
Australian civil-military think tank Info Ops HQ