shel holtz

MY GREAT friend Shel Holtz interviewed me recently about what I’m up to with my doctorate. Here’s what I said… Lee Hopkins on Symbolic Convergence Theory and Twitter   For Facebook fans, you’ll find the video over on YouTube. Technorati Tags: shel holtz, symbolic convergence theory, twitter, business communication, lee hopkins

MASTER BUSINESS communicator Shel Holtz, ABC, shares with us his views on why content curation is the ‘next big thing’ and why we should be paying attention to it right now, whether we are a SoHo consultant or an organisational communicator. Shel Holtz, ABC, on content curation   The video is over at YouTube (why […]

Today is World Social Media Day

by Lee Hopkins on June 30, 2011 · 1 comment

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IT’S THURDAY 30th June 2011 and around the world tweetups (‘meetups’ for the untwittered) are taking place, events being run and drinks being drunk. It’s a celebration for all that is ‘social media’, in all of its guises and platforms, in all of its fads and fashions, its famous and its failures. Here in sunny […]

THE IABC are running a live web seminar with my friend Shel Holtz. Topic? Mastering the latest tools in multimedia — and creating value-added experiences that work within your budget. No longer an extravagance, video and audio engagement is a must in the social economy. Social media expert Shel Holtz simplifies the concept of multimedia […]

I’m actually seeing QR codes more and more. At TED this year, the entire conference programme was full of them, for example.

THIS WEEKEND, whilst relaxing at one of the numerous vineyard cellar doors we enjoy here in the Adelaide Hills, I stumbled across a post written many months ago by my personal comms guru, Shel Holtz. The article was about an example of the power of HTML5 (the next specification of web coding) that we communicators […]

Changing the way an organisation communicates has the capability of ruffling some feathers and causing some consternation.

What do you take with you when on the road, or even just attending a conference?

Social Media News Release webinar

by Lee Hopkins on June 22, 2010

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not only how to create a social media press release, but also how to get it in front of reporters’ eyes

Wow! This crept up on me quietly (although I wonder how anything could creep up on you noisily…) It was five years ago today that I started this blogging lark. Don’t worry, I’ve promised my wife it’s just a fad and that it won’t last. My inspiration for blogging came from interacting with Shel Holtz, […]