FIR 192: The latest employee revolt

The February episode of “The Hobson & Holtz Report” features Neville and Shel discussing these topics:

  • The Houston Astros’ owner hosts a clinic on how not to deliver an organizational apology
  • Oracle workers are the latest to engage in employee activism
  • Facebook has way more users than Instagram but Instagram is number one in some important metrics
  • An IPO filing lists the company’s influencers as a potential threat
  • How brands should handle communications during the coronavirus epidemic
  • Twitter has changed the face of journalism (for the better)
  • Dan York reports on resources to help you speed up your website, the Internet Society’s new “Open Standards Everywhere” project, job openings at the Internet Society, and how Google redraws its map’s borders depending on where you are

Listen Now

(Or download the MP3 file.)

Special thanks to Jay Moonah for the opening and closing music.

Links from This Month’s Episode

Links from Dan York’s Report

The next episode of For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report will be posted on Monday March 23, 2020.

Neville Hobson

Social Strategist, Communicator, Writer, and Podcaster with a curiosity for tech and how people use it. Believer in an Internet for everyone. Early adopter (and leaver) and experimenter with social media. Occasional test pilot of shiny new objects. Avid tea drinker.