The Hobson and Holtz Report – Podcast #573: November 15, 2010

Content summary: FIR Interview coming: Michael Netzley interviews Bob Pickard, President and CEO, Burson-Marsteller Asia Pacific: segment in today’s show; listener comments and discussion; News That Fits: impressions from the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo in Cannes and discussion on Gartner prediction that social networks will replace email as primary vehicle for interpersonal communications for 20% of business users by 2014, ProPublica publishes planned PR response to dialysis care story, the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop, Michael Netzley reports from Singapore, Dan York reports on Facebook email and more; music from Steve Robinson; and more.

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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report, for November 15, 2010: A 69-minute podcast recorded live from Wokingham, Berkshire, England, and Concord, California, USA.


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So, until Monday November 22…

(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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