What can communicators, community-builders and campaign organizers learn from Dungeons and Dragons? Julien Smith explains.
There are three more sleeps until PAB2012, the seventh and final PAB conference. Despite its origins and what the letters of the name may suggest to you, the conference is (and in many ways has always been) about creativity, content creation, audience engagement and community building. One of the main takeaways of the annual conference […]
Bob and I are starting to put our ideas together for PAB2011. Which probably means I’ll be blogging regularly about it as we gear up for the event. Here’s a video of Andrea’s JOLT at last year’s conference. It speaks to the importance of the connections we make through our creative projects, the impact of […]
Bob Goyetche and I invited Julien Smith to speak at the inaugural Podcasters Across Borders conference in 2006. Back then he was just Julien Smith, the relatively unknown yet popularly cool creator of the In Over Your Head podcast and scandalously one of the original members of Podshow, and PAB was in its only iteration […]
There was a lot of positive chatter about the speaking program during PAB2010, particularly about the JOLT!s which were on fire this year. That conversation continued at breakfast with Whitney Hoffman on the Sunday morning of the conference. Andrea pointed out the speaking sessions and JOLT!s are the perfect complement since the speaking sessions naturally […]
It’s Friday. We all need something light to wrap up the week. Not surprisingly, I have something to share from PAB2010 that fits that bill. John Meadows has the ability to be insightful, critical and funny (a very dry sense of humour) at the same time. An important part of his charm is that he […]