Content summary: Shel’s at the Ragan SAS conference; new FIR Interview posted; winners of the FIR Listener contest announced; Michael Netzley discusses the Geek Dinner and Conferences in Asia; News That Fits – transparency and authenticity in communicating the impact of the financial crisis, your hotel on an iPod Touch with Runtriz, AIG’s bad press over its high-priced retreat, survey: employees not hackers cause most corporate data loss; Sallie Goetsch reports; FIR Friendfeed Room round-up; news about Thursday’s show; music from Brightwood; and more.
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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report for October 13, 2008: A 55-minute podcast recorded live from Wokingham, Berkshire, England, and almost live from Concord, California, USA.
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(Cross-posted from For Immediate Release, Shel’s and my podcast blog.)