The Hobson and Holtz Report – Podcast #646: April 9, 2012

Content summary: FIR Interview with Sprint’s Sara Folkerts is up; Shel and Neville will be in Amsterdam this week at the 2012 International Social Media and PR Summit; FIR Tweetup in Amsterdam on Tuesday evening #firtweetup; News That Fits: Pinmania – ten ideas for businesses using Pinterest, Pinterest is the third most popular social networking site in the US, Kotex earns praise for first full-blown Pinterest campaign, white paper on what works best on Pinterest, Pinterest is driving sales, magazines racing to capitalize on Pinterest, VentureBeat list of Pinterest clones; Ragan promo; Dan York reports on a Wall Street Journal report on privacy and Facebook apps, and more; the rise of e-reading; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; Michael Netzley reports from Singapore on the going rates for buying positive news coverage in China, and more; listener comments; TemboSocial promo; Canadian managers still skeptical of remote work; music from 3Kisses; and more.

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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report for April 9, 2012: A 72-minute podcast recorded live from Wokingham, Berkshire, England, and Concord, California, USA.

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So, until Monday April 16…

(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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