The Hobson and Holtz Report – Podcast #694: March 11, 2013

FIRIntro: Shel on a client assignment and Neville recording solo, welcome to new PR podcast The Echo Chamber from The Holmes Report, an experiment with this show includes some new voices;

Quick News: Cision University Programme for PR professionals, Pew study says Twitter sentiment is more negative than the general public, Pizza Hut and the 140-second job interviews at #SXSW, Facebook updates are seen by 1 in 3 friends study finds; Ragan promo;

News That Fits: Learning social media tricks from the big boys; Michael Netzley reports from Singapore on popular content on China’s Weibo platforms; op-ed with Ike Pigott: The State of Punditry; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; listener comments; employees prefer face-to-face communication; Dan York reports on Google+ and Facebook changes, Google’s VP8 codec, ION Singapore, and more; the utility of Google+: voices from the Limerick Open Coffee Club, from Mark Lynch with Bernie Goldbach;

Music from Daniel Davidzon; and more.

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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report for March 11, 2013: A 76-minute podcast recorded live from Wokingham, Berkshire, England.


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So, until Monday March 18…

(Cross-posted from For Immediate Release, Shel’s and my podcast blog.)

About Neville Hobson

Entrepreneurial business communicator with a curiosity for tech and how people use it. Early adopter (and leaver) and experimenter with social media. Co-host of the weekly business podcast For Immediate Release: The Hobson and Holtz Report. Also an occasional test pilot of shiny new objects. Follow me on Twitter and Google+.