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15 April, 2013 / Podcast

We tackle Google+ this week on the Geek Whisperers podcast. So far for many people Google+ seems a lot like sex in high school. You hear stories about other people doing it, but you have a dearth of personal experience. And I’m not sure if this is like sex in…

9 April, 2013 / Podcast

This week we tried to talk about metrics but ended up talking about listening programs as well, which are indeed related but not the same thing at all. Since the Geek Whisperers gang is focused more on fostering human interaction than counting points, we brought in the smart and capable…

22 March, 2013 / Podcast

This week’s episode features our first guest in Chuck Hollis, Vice President and Global Marketing CTO for EMC. We end up exploring domains we’ve touched upon before – personal vs professional branding – then dig into more such as social media comfort levels. Chuck’s a quotable kind of guy, so…

13 March, 2013 / Podcast

This week the Geek Whisperers are freshly back from attending the VMware Partner Exchange conference in Las Vegas, and we’re tackling the topic of conferences and events. The power of social media and how it has changed conferences What do you really need for a tweetup, anyway? Activities & Promotions…

6 March, 2013 / Podcast

This week, we talked about influence and engagement. Some highlights: High vs low-level engagement Good for you vs good for the company Love and hate for “suggested tweets” Love and hate for Klout   And a rather wonderful quote that hits it home: “The more John Troyer I am, the…

23 February, 2013 / Podcast

Enjoy the first week of our podcast. Episode 1, The Twitters Must Be Tweeted: The Geek Whisperers take on what’s wrong with the traditional social media industry, first through introductions to you as well as each other, share social media and community experiences, argue social measurement, and brainstorm about influencer and…

22 February, 2013 / Not Podcasts