Legendary PR Man Howard Bragman Originally uploaded by plaos. I ran into Howard at the Bulldog Media Relations conference and interviewed him about his new PR firm Fifeteenminutes.com. You can listen to the audio online or via podcast. The Social Media Boot Camp comes to Los Angeles, August 16-17, 2010. Bring your laptop, log on…

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I will be podcasting interviews with keynote speakers, moderators and seminar panelists from the AD: TECH 05 conference in San Francisco this Monday and Tuesday. We have an impressive line-up of guests confirmed, including: You can register now and subscribe to the RSS news feed to receive the interviews automatically to your iPod or MP3…

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According to an article in today’s Financial Times, which quotes Jonathan Schwartz and Scott McNealy on the benefits of blogs, here are the main reasons executives should blog: Leaders can communicate directly with customers, suppliers and investors, as well as employees, helping disseminate and explain strategy. Blogs give the writer an opportunity to answer critics…

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Margaret Atwood will address a sell out crowd at the PEN literary foundation today to mark the 400th anniversary of the publication of “Don Quixote” in 1605. And I was kind of hoping Google would take notice with quixotic themed logo on their search page. But apparently, Cervantes doesn’t have the top public relations firm…

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According to analyst Frederick W. Searby, who is quoted in an article in the New York Times today about sluggish quarters for Dow Jones and The Times, even if the newspaper industry starts charging a fee to access some articles online in what he called a “tiered strategy,” there is no way the revenue generated…

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This interview has what every public relations professional should know before they pitch a feature story to Wired Magazine.  Topics include: How the editorial staff decides what to write about What makes Wired different from other technology publications And the legend of the Long Tail, which I pitched to Chris Anderson when I represented Ecast,…

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This is one of the first podcasts I ever did. It was recorded in San Francisco and Bulldog Reporter’s Media Relations Conference and features Mobile Magazine editor Christopher Null and gives public relations firms representing wi-fi and mobile entertainment accounts great media relations tips on pitching stories. What type of stories he looks for: Why…

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