The Talking Points Podcast
About This Show
Arik Hanson and Kevin Hunt get together every month to talk about the latest news in public relations, communications, marketing and social media. Based in Minneapolis/St. Paul, Arik is a solo marketing and communications consultant and Kevin leads corporate communications content and channels at General Mills.
Most Recent Episode
Talking Points #72 - 4/27/17 (UW-Eau Claire)
Arik and Kevin went on-location again, this time from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. The episode features a conversation with UWEC Chancellor Jim Schmidt about his use of social media, blogging and thoughts on leadership communication (27:00). The Quick News & Quick Takes segment includes stories about the online engagement of CEOs (3:00), a Google survey about the brands that Gen Z thinks are "cool" (5:00) and the increasing use of brand stickers (6:45). The Talking Points Spotlight highlights the UWEC Instagram account (9:00). And the three Talking Points in this episode feature articles about career advice for the young public relations pro (10:45), the USC Annenberg study that predicts a convergence of PR and marketing (15:00), and why the web is still full of sites that are poorly designed for the user experience (22:55). For show notes, visit http://www.TheTalkingPointsPodcast.com/.
Rated 4 out of
Veteran PR Pros Talk Shop
I've been listening to this podcast since episode number 1 and it just keeps getting better. Arik and Kevin offer their insights every week on the latest developments in public relations. A must-listen podcast for those new to the profession and veterans alike.
Date published: 2015-01-03