The Hobson & Holtz Report – Podcast #166: August 24, 2006

Content summary: With guest co-host Heidi Miller; Northwest Airlines employee communication kerfuffle; Donna Papacosta asks is podcasting creeping into the business mainstream; business communicators in Second Life; Shel reports on the low state of employee communication and intranets; sex and geek marketing according to Kathy Sierra; Sallie Goetsch wants to know why you’re fans of this and any other podcast; laid-off Pegasus employees’ blog shut down; the music; and more.

Show notes for August 24, 2006

Welcome to For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report, a 67-minute podcast recorded live from Amsterdam, The Netherlands, and Chicago, Illinois, USA.

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In This Edition:


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So, until Monday August 28…

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


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