By Jason Menard
The less I know about the person or persons behind the Mayor Wanted ad, the more I’m concerned.
First, a quick rundown. Earlier today, a job posting and subsequent Mayor Wanted Web site was launched ostensibly as a “job opening” for the position of City of London.
In and of itself, it was fine… until we got to the end.
What initially concerned me most, at first, was the “for community support email firstname.lastname@example.org and we will connect you with Londoners who care deeply about the future of our city.”
I’m one of those Londoners. So I was interested. Who are these people? Who decides who they connect to.
And the answer — or lack thereof — is where I get nervous about how this information is being used. Continue reading