Quick News: Mondelez partners with Twitter for real-time capabilities, the case-study example of Vodafone and best practice with Twitter for customer service, agency new business still driven by outreach, Telegraph hires PBS executive to be Chief Content Officer as part of “transitioning to a fully-integrated digital business”; Ragan promo;
News That Fits: The Twitter IPO and careful control of the story; Michael Netzley’s Asia report: e-commerce is on the rise in Singapore and mobile stats from the Philippines; companies are getting bullish on digital according to a new McKinsey report; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; listener comments from the FIR Community on Google+; don’t hide behind a Chief Digital Officer says Forrester Research; Dan York reports on new proposed US legislation that defines who is a “journalist”, and on security, monitoring and the IETF; companies do a lousy job of explaining their social purpose according to a new survey;
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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report for September 16, 2013: An 89-minute podcast recorded live from Wokingham, Berkshire, England, and Concord, California, USA.
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