Content summary: Tom Keefe’s FIR photos; a special message to Radio TalentZoo listeners; Les Potter’s out of hospital; Alice Marshall’s comment explained; discussion on The Question of The Week from FIR #265: how to address employees profiting from their blogging; Sallie Goetsch reports; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; the big Skype outage: time for effective communication; Mattel in product recall crisis does a CEO video; listeners’ comments discussion; interview with Mark Ragan posted; the music; and more.
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Show notes for August 20, 2007
Welcome to For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report, a 61-minute podcast recorded live from Concord, California, USA, and Wokingham, Berkshire, England.
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So, until Thursday August 23…
(Cross-posted from For Immediate Release, Shel’s and my podcast blog.)