In this 45-minute video interview for connexions magazine, the international professional communication journal, Scott Abel, The Content Wrangler waxes poetic on the state of communication today.

Highlights include The Wrangler’s view on outdated communication practices, rules, and standards; how working as a nightclub DJ prepared him for his current career as an intelligent content strategist; why breaking down content silos can help help us provide better customer experiences with content; and, what educators should be doing to prepare our students for future careers in today’s mobile, global business world.

Interview with Scott Abel – connexions interview for issue 2(1), 2014 from connexions journal on Vimeo.

Scott Abel is a content management strategist and social media choreographer whose strengths lie in helping organizations improve the way they author, maintain, publish and archive their information assets. Scott is an editor of technical, medical and scientific documents and books.

This interview was recorded for issue 2(1) of connexions • international professional communication journal. The interview was conducted by Kyle Mattson, via Skype, on November 24, 2014. The interview was transcribed from the recorded interview by Quan Zhou, connexions’ section editor.

The interview transcription is available on the connexions journal website.