The Geek Whisperers Posts

15 August, 2013 / Podcast

Your Whispering regulars dig further into how companies run social in this episode. We’re joined by guest Rick Blythe, Lead Social Media Program Manager for VMware Global Support Services,  to hear more about the why and how of his day-to-day. As he says himself early into the recording: “What’s interesting about my job is…

8 August, 2013 / Podcast

This week our Geek Whisperers talk about tools. This is despite the fact that we’ve tried not to talk about tools on our podcast, because one of the the main goals of our podcast is to make social media marketing better and more human and more effective, and that really…

1 August, 2013 / Podcast

The Geek Whisperers are proud to have friend and legendary podcaster Greg Knieriemen from Speaking in Tech. He lets us in on his transition to HDS as an Evangelist. We dig into questions about what he now does, how it’s reported on and how the transition has been for him personally.…

15 July, 2013 / Podcast

Your faithful Whisperers join you for a deeper dive into our organizational design, reviewing both how it lives today and what it could look like in the future. The first most quotable moment came from John when he said: Other key thoughts that came up: Where should Social Media sit…

11 July, 2013 / Podcast

This week the podcast is all about podcasting as we have The Cloudcast‘s Brian Gracely and Aaron Delp join the Geek Whisperers to tell us how, after 90-odd episodes covering cloud and everything-as-a-service, they’ve created a well-oiled podcast production machine. Along they way, they’ve gotten recognized at conferences, had a…

1 July, 2013 / Podcast

Our intrepid Geek Whisperers are back in action this week sharing stories of “Things I’ll Never Do Again.” What projects have been so unexpectedly challenging that our social media practitioners have sworn them off, like that one time as a 10-year-old I ate so much caramel corn that I couldn’t…

14 June, 2013 / Podcast

This week is a rare behind-the-scenes conversation of three big names in the brand advocacy / social influencer space: Citrix Technology Professional, VMware vExpert and EMC Elect. Our guest, Perrine Crampton, joins your regular Whisperers on a journey behind the scenes. A Disclaimer: This week the team is talking about their…

1 June, 2013 / Not Podcasts

Your regular Whisperers of all things geek have been globetrotting over the last few weeks, leaving us with a brief respite from podcast uploads. That noted, we thought we’d leave you with some fun places that have kept us busy:  Take another look at John Troyer‘s big vExpert announcement, and…