The Hobson and Holtz Report – Podcast #627: November 28, 2011

Content summary: FIR Interview with Ragy Thomas postponed; update on PRSA’s #PRDefined campaign; News That Fits: US military takes to social media to rebut extremists; Michael Netzley reports from Singapore on foreign direct investment in Indonesia, the Olympus scandal in Japan, Qantas Twitter kerfuffle; Ragan promo; what companies can learn from TripAdvisor blackmails; listener comments; mobile and QR codes are the latest trends in recruiting; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; Dan York reports on SOPA, the formal death of Google Wave, GigaOm’s 10 years of blogging, and more; fake forum comments are eroding trust in the web; TemboSocial promo; music by The Scarred; and more.

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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report for November 28, 2011: A 65-minute podcast recorded live from Concord, California, USA, and Wokingham, Berkshire, England.


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So, until Monday December 5…

(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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