The Hobson & Holtz Report – Podcast #252: June 25, 2007

Content summary: Travels, the IABC conference, and social media IT challenges for organizations; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; Sallie Goetsch reports from the Podcast Asylum; the kerfuffle between Federated Media and Microsoft; viral Dove video wins top prize at Cannes; the Dix and Eaton e-annual report; how the internet is changing politics; strategies for recruiting Gen-Y workers; younger workers demanding Web 2.0 technologies on the job; listeners’ comments discussion; the music; and more.

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Show notes for June 25, 2007

Welcome to For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report, a 62-minute podcast recorded live from Wokingham, Berkshire, England, and from the IABC 2007 International Conference hotel in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

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In This Edition:


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So, until Thursday June 28…

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


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