The Hobson and Holtz Report – Podcast #405: December 11, 2008

Content summary: FIR Interview with Guillaume du Gardier, Ferrero, posted, two more interviews and book reviews coming; discussion: Forrester’s report on rethinking your corporate blogging ideas, which will be the focus in next FIR Live on BlogTalk Radio on Dec 19; Dan York reports on the value in social media to let you tell the story, video podcasting, recording remote video podcasts using Skype, and a mini-rant on Feedburner; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; News That Fits – bailout drives search efforts for automakers and advocacy groups, 7 tips for company layoffs; listeners’ comments discussion; music from Paul French; and more.

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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report, for December 11, 2008: A xx-minute podcast recorded live from Concord, California, USA, and Wokingham, Berkshire, England.


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So, until Monday December 15…

(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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