The Hobson and Holtz Report – Podcast #738: January 13, 2014

FIRIn the FIR Podcast Network: ‘AMP Up Your Social Media with Glenn Gaudet’ joining the FIR Podcast Network, Chuck Hester interviewing Def Leppard guitarist Phil Collen on ‘Linked Conversations,’ new episode of ‘TV@Work’ is up with Ron Shewchuk interviewing Erik Cullins, Director of Customer Success at ProofHQ; Laura Thomas is Dell’s new chief blogger: we’re interviewing Laura this week; book review of ‘How to get a job in PR’ by Sarah Stimson coming soon;

Quick News: Bad weather provides latest example of bad real-time marketing, big brands show how to have great conversations with customers on social networks, why Reddit needs to be on your PR radar, will clickable paper have a better chance than QR codes?; Ragan promo;

News That Fits: Lessons in communication and customer relationship management from the Dropbox outage kerfuffle; Michael Netzley’s Asia Report: guidelines for responding to a PR crisis in China, and more; why email is still an important marketing tool according to McKinsey report; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; listener comments in audio and in the FIR Podcast Community on Google+; Jelly: a future for crowd-sourced visual Q&A, or is it too wobbly?; Dan York’s Tech Report: a data-driven guide to creating successful Reddit posts, Apple’s latest ad lauds iPad and inspiration, are you in the business of rapid content creation?; PRSA highlights global governance and the rise of private politics;

Music from Sister Sparrow and the Dirty Birds; and more.

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For Immediate Release: The Hobson and Holtz Report for January 13, 2014: A 102-minute podcast recorded live from Wokingham, Berkshire, England, and Concord, California, USA.

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So, until Monday January 20…

(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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