36 episodes

The Business Communicators takes professionals on a journey that explores the key issues and trends that impact our industry. Focusing on professional development, each episode features a compelling conversation with c-suite executives, strategists, nationally-acclaimed journalists, and digital influencers. New episodes drop on the first and third Wednesday of each month.

The Business Communicators IABC Houston and Austin Staton

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    • 5.0 • 25 Ratings

The Business Communicators takes professionals on a journey that explores the key issues and trends that impact our industry. Focusing on professional development, each episode features a compelling conversation with c-suite executives, strategists, nationally-acclaimed journalists, and digital influencers. New episodes drop on the first and third Wednesday of each month.

    Disruption: Data Analytics, Influencers and Making 2020 Work for You

    Disruption: Data Analytics, Influencers and Making 2020 Work for You

    Innovation and finding your discomfort zone can make or break your business. So, how can you make 2020 work for you? Mike Berland, the founder and CEO of Decode M, an insights and strategy firm based in New York, joins The Business Communicators to discuss maintaining momentum in a chaos-driven world, data analytics, digital innovation by the professional sports leagues and brands that have pivoted successfully during the COVID-19 pandemic.

    • 32 min
    Championing Effective Work Environments w/ WoodMac’s Nicole Braley

    Championing Effective Work Environments w/ WoodMac’s Nicole Braley

    Navigating today’s business environment isn’t easy—but it’s not the first time we’ve been forced to rethink our strategies for success. Wood Mackenzie’s Nicole Braley, VP of Marketing for the Americas, joins The Business Communicators podcast for an engaging discussion on rethinking the workplace in the “new normal.”

    • 29 min
    The Fight for Privacy and Taking Ownership of your Personal Data

    The Fight for Privacy and Taking Ownership of your Personal Data

    Shiv Malik, Head of Growth at Streamr, makes his second appearance on The Business Communicators podcast. Has progress been made on the data privacy front in the last 10 months? Shiv brings listeners up to speed on data unions (and what they are) and how consumers are inching closer to owning their personal data.

    • 46 min
    Gone phishing: Hackers aren’t taking a break — and neither should you

    Gone phishing: Hackers aren’t taking a break — and neither should you

    The personal information of millions of Americans were exposed due to data breaches in 2019, and Google’s Threat Analysis Group (TAG) reported over 40,000 nation-state hacking attacks in the last year alone. In recent weeks U.S. government agencies and medical institutions leading the COVID-19 pandemic response experienced cyberattack spikes.

    Clearly businesses and public institutions are in the crosshairs of opportunistic and professional hackers. What can you as your organization’s professional communicator do to help protect your organization?

    • 37 min
    2020 Vision: Effectively Engaging Virtual Audiences

    2020 Vision: Effectively Engaging Virtual Audiences

    Tracey Shappro does it all. As the president and CEO of Vision Production Group in Houston, Texas, she brings her experience working with major global brands to the latest episode of The Business Communicators podcast to share her insights on the importance of effectively engaging audiences during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and so much more.

    • 26 min
    Creating a Culture of Care: Mental Health + Communications

    Creating a Culture of Care: Mental Health + Communications

    Courtney Phillips is a mental health warrior and spends her time advocating in the community and sharing stories of hope and healing through her outreach initiative, Hope for Invisible Wounds, which provides resources and tools for those suffering from mental anguish.

    Courtney brings her more than 14 years of strategic communications and public relations experience across the federal government, healthcare and corporate sectors, to The Business Communicators podcast to share insights into her personal story, her advocacy efforts, the role of corporate communications plays in creating a culture of care, and so much more.

    • 29 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
25 Ratings

25 Ratings

Jtoddgregory ,

Looking forward to new episodes

I love new podcast and have found this one to be very interesting. They cover a wide range of topics that I care about. As a communicator, I love to hear from others. Sharing ideas and best practices help my professional development.

GBRE8 ,

Refreshing honest and fun look at business communications

A great way to spend your 30 minute commute listening to some of the most interesting people in the business communications wold

LDS6711 ,

Love the show!

Great last two episodes with Geoff and Joe — I learned a ton. Looking forward to seeing what is coming in future episodes.

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