The Hobson and Holtz Report – Podcast #639: February 20, 2012

Content summary: Next FIR Book Club with Katie Paine is this Friday Feb 24; Shel and Neville speaking at the Ragan PR Summit in Amsterdam in April; GaggleAmp update; News That Fits: is PR really getting it wrong as Forbes says?; Dan York reports on ebooks and more; Ragan promo; reflections on Social Media Week; listener comments; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; CEO authenticity counts, and five “red flag” CEO phrases; Michael Netzley reports from Singapore on Social Media Week, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology launches a dedicated social media research center, and media news from China and India; TemboSocial promo; a verdict in the long-running Meltwater vs NLA licensing kerfuffle in the UK but the AP ups the ante in the US; music from Charo Sofia; and more.

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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report for February 20, 2012: A 72-minute podcast recorded live from Wokingham, Berkshire, England, and Concord, California, USA.

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So, until Monday February 27…

(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.