The Hobson and Holtz Report – Podcast #707: June 10, 2013

FIRIntro: Marilyn Cox Speakers and Speeches podcast up with recording thanks to Michael Procopio, FIR Interview with Jeremiah Owyang on ‘The Collaborative Economy’ is also up, GaggleAmp update interview coming, two FIR Interviews from LeWeb London coming with the CEOs/founders of Festicket and Farmhopping, Alice Marshall’s Presto Vivace blog has a new address, new way to leave audio comments with our experiment with SpeakPipe, Chris Sorek resigns from IABC: news communicated badly and a report coming next week;

Quick News: A brilliant use for Vine, compliance not to blame for pharma’s lack of social media engagement, Amazon’s Storyteller turns scripts into storyboards, study finds internal social networks improve access to information; Ragan promo;

News That Fits: Cheerios got it right by not giving in to backlash over multi-racial family in TV commercial; Dan York reports on Google+ War on Words, Facebook to make ads more like posts, Scott Monty and Gary Vaynerchuk, and more; impressions from LeWeb London 2013; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; listener comments from the FIR Community on Google+; how some organizations use social media to build audiences and get the word out; Michael Netzley reports on a substantial policy change by Singapore government for online news sites, and more; Anonymous prepares to enter the news business;

Music from Belladonna; and more.

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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report for June 10, 2013: An 88-minute podcast recorded live from Wokingham, Berkshire, England, and Concord, California, USA.


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So, until Monday June 17…

(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+.