The Hobson and Holtz Report – Podcast #399: November 20, 2008

Content summary: Next Thursday’s show and listener contributions; about ‘Tactical Transparency’; update on Chuck Hester interview; follow-up discussion: what to learn from the speed and scale of the Motrin storm; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; Dan York reports on social media convergence in Minneapolis, and more; News That Fits – interesting new sites: New Media for Internal Corporate Communicators, Common Craft Explainer Network, MicroPR Personalizes Public Relations; listeners’ comments discussion; and more.

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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report for November 20, 2008: A 60-minute podcast recorded live from Concord, California, USA, and Wokingham, Berkshire, England.


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So, until Monday November 24…

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

Neville Hobson

Social Strategist, Communicator, Writer, and Podcaster with a curiosity for tech and how people use it. Believer in an Internet for everyone. Early adopter (and leaver) and experimenter with social media. Occasional test pilot of shiny new objects. Avid tea drinker.

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