The Hobson and Holtz Report – Podcast #418: January 29, 2009

Content summary: Topic decided for FIR Live on Blogtalk Radio on Feb 7; FIR Interview with Lee Aase, Mayo Clinic, next week; Dan York reports on the blurring of our lives, and more; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; News That Fits: Edelman’s 2009 Trust Barometer released, different handling of PR crises by Citigroup and the American Peanut Council, BuzzGain launches DIY PR service to the public, Microsoft’s mobile barcode tagging technology and what it may mean to communicators; listeners’ comments discussion; music from Runaway Dorothy; and more.

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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report, for January 29, 2009: A 60-minute podcast recorded live from Concord, California, USA, and Wokingham, Berkshire, England.


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So, until Monday February 2…

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


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