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. Questions? Text “podcast” to (713) 360-0133.
Ragan CEO Diane Schwartz Talks Business Fluency and Earning a Seat at the Table
As CEO of Ragan Communications, Diane Schwartz leads a company that has become a trusted resource for the PR and corporate communications industry for more than five decades. She joins The Business Communicators to share insight on the state of communications in 2021, why communicators aren’t given a seat the c-suite table, and whether certification programs through IABC and PRSA can truly elevate your career.
Facebook’s Diana Doukas on Comms, Small Business Recovery, and Data Privacy
Diana Doukas, the Manager for Economic Impact for U.S. Policy Programs at Facebook, joins The Business Communicators podcast for a conversation on the state of small businesses in the U.S., how Facebook pivoted during the pandemic, and the steps the company is taking to limit the spread of misinformation and privacy concerns on the platform.
Corporate Rebranding, Twitter Blue, and Fighting Fake News
This week on The Business Communicators, the crew discusses Total’s corporate rebranding to reflect its netzero ambitions, Twitter’s latest premium offering, and a new study from MIT and Google that aims to fight misinformation on social media.
Amazon’s $8.5 Billion Acquisition; Florida Takes on Silicon Valley
Amazon made headlines with its massive purchase of MGM. What does this mean for the future of how we consume content? In Florida, Gov. Ron DeSantis signed legislation that takes on Silicon Valley. But, is this an assault on private corporations and their constitutional rights? As America heads back to the office, is video calling a thing of the past, or is it something we should embrace moving forward?
Mask On, Mask Off; Crisis Comms + Cyber; How We Brainstorm
After a week off, The Business Communicators are back! The trio discuss the communications efforts behind the latest guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, why comms teams should be diligent in preparing for potential cyber threats, TikTok and (surprise) privacy, and tips to effectively channel your creative ideas.
Can Honesty Truly Transform the Workplace?
Best-selling author Ron Carucci joins The Business Communicators to discuss current issues impacting businesses (environmental, social and governance) and recent research that culminated into his upcoming book, To Be Honest, that reveals what it takes to build purpose-driven companies of honesty and justice.
Refreshing information that's delivered in such an interesting manner
This podcast is a must for anyone interested in remaining on top of current busniess communication trends and staying relevant in today's quickly changing business environment. The show is very well edited and moderated and Austin, Hattie and Thomas ask those questions we are all interested in the answers to. Keep up the great work team - thank you!
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.
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