Misc Marketing

FIR’s fourth anniversary

You might have heard that For Immediate Release, the twice-weekly podcast hosted by Shel Holtz and Neville Hobson, is about public relations. In the broad sense that's very much correct but if you're not a PR professional you shouldn't be scared at all by that designation. What FIR, which just celebrated its fourth anniversary, is… Continue reading FIR’s fourth anniversary

Misc Marketing

Put up or shut up

If you're about to get on stage as a speaker at a social media conference and see Josh Hallett in the audience you might want to do a gut check of your credentials.

Chicago

“Hockey never really left Chicago. But it certainly has returned.”

It's been about 25 years or so since I last attended a Chicago Blackhawks game. This was back when I was just a kid and they, along with the Bulls, played at Chicago Stadium, a decade or more before the building of The United Center on the west side of Chicago. In the mean time… Continue reading “Hockey never really left Chicago. But it certainly has returned.”