The Hobson and Holtz Report – Podcast #733: December 9, 2013

FIRIntro: Revisiting FIR’s RSS feeds (the everything feed means everything); last week’s Asia Report is a cut; FIR Book Review of “Age of Context” posted; upcoming interviews with Jeremiah Owyang, Joseph Jaffe and Maarten Albarda, and Sharam Faloudgar; In the FIR Podcast Network, episode 1 of “Linked Conversations with Chuck Hester” posted, new podcast “FIR presents Thought Leadership with Mitchell and Michael” from Mitchell Levy and Michael Procopio coming soon, Andrea Vascellari with news about FIR On Strategy;

Quick News: Upworthy’s success inspires a horde of clones that people are reading, new best practice guide on managing social media campaigns from the CIPR, FTC warns against native advertising deception, only 4% of languages are used online says study; Ragan promo;

News That Fits: The legal line in knowing what you can and cannot say online; how one company turned its employees into online brand ambassadors; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; Dan York’s Tech Report with brief comment on LinkedConversations with Chuck Hester, new Slideshare home page, WordPress 3.8, Apple and Topsy, brief reflections on Nelson Mandela; listener comments from the FIR Podcast Community on Google+; how successful are companies with influential communicators as CEOs?; are classic crisis case studies relevant in the social media world?;

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For Immediate Release: The Hobson and Holtz Report for December 9, 2013: An 83-minute podcast recorded live from Concord, California, USA, and Wokingham, Berkshire, England.

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So, until Monday December 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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