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(Communications. Technology. Jam music. Family. Life is good.)
Neville and I were set to record the 'For Immediate Release' (FIR) podcast as usual on October 19 -- until a conflict arose for me. So instead, we're recording a week early, on October 12. That means the October episode will be available a week early!
What if Instagram could automatically tell you're Close Friends you're 🏠 (home), 🤓 (working), 🚗 (on the move), or 🛋️ (chilling and might want to hang out)? That's the idea behind Instagram's new companion app…
Shel HoltzFacebook copied Stories from Snapchat. Why not messaging?
– Oct 2, 2019, 10:14 AM
Organic Voices, a nonprofit dedicated to supporting organic agriculture and food production, takes an annoying approach to promoting its cause. The organization, backed by more than 100 brands including Organic Valley, Amy's Kitchen, Stonyfield…
Shel HoltzHow to make a boring half-hour infomercial that nobody would ever watch go viral. This is genius marketing.
Eighty-six percent of the S&P 500 now publishes environmental, social, and governance (ESG) reports, a 68-percent increase from 2011. The trend will only increase. More than ever before, shareholders expect ESG reporting that is transparent…
Shel HoltzI would like to see more companies publish ESG reports. These are important stories to tell and I agree that it would boost the Employee Experience.
When I get up in the morning, I put on my wedding ring and my glasses. Then I go upstairs and prepare to put on the mask that I wear in my professional life. The one that tries to hide my myriad failings, insecurities and large, dark bags beneath…
Shel HoltzEasier access to your digital voice assistant can't be a bad thing...can it?
The Report Card on Public Relations Leaders is a biennial study that began in 2015 to survey leaders and their employees on leadership performance, job satisfaction, organizational trust, organizational culture and job engagement. As it stands with…
Shel HoltzPerhaps one of the reasons PR has such a mediocre image is that its leaders are pretty mediocre themselves. This study seems to reinforce the idea. Be sure to download the 2019 report card.