The Hobson and Holtz Report – Podcast #563: September 6, 2010

FIR5years-sm6 Content summary: Vote for FIR at Podcast Alley; FIR Interview coming with Susan Beebe, Dell’s Chief Listener; listener comments and discussion; 5 minutes on… social media use surges among 50+ adults, RyanAir’s way with words, AP to start citing bloggers, what big brands are spending on Google paid search; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; News That Fits: listening overkill on Twitter for Starbucks UK says the FT, Dan York reports on the demise of and more, corporate green efforts get thumbs-down from public, Michael Netzley reports from Singapore on social media in the classroom and more; news about next week’s show; music from The Otherside; and more.

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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report, for September 6, 2010: A 71-minute podcast recorded live from Wokingham, Berkshire, England, and Concord, California, USA.

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So, until Monday September 13…

(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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