When will the MSM accept fate? Steve Jobs has already inherited the Magic Kingdom, Saddam Hussein’s cell phone video-taped execution — which looked more like a lynch mob than rule of law — has destroyed the last shred of public opinion in support of the War in Iraq and Joe Public is now reaching audiences…

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It was nice to see a wave of local new coverage on the LA Opera’s decision to extend production of Behind the Curtain at the LA Opera, a podcast iPressroom produces for the company. Here’s breif clip from the Los Angeles Times: The podcasts, roughly 15-minute interviews with the artists in rehearsal, will continue with…

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Doing a little Saturday morning ego surfing, I blogpulsed On the Record…Online against and For Immediate Release and Inside PR, two excellent PR podcast I enjoy listening to regularly. And it appears people really are listening. Well, I guess I’ll keep talking. I couldn’t find the way to post a live chart that would always…

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This is an exclusive interview I recorded with Billboard Editor Antony Bruno about the magazine’s digital transformation, what makes a successful PR pitch and what media outlets influence him.   Antony Bruno joined Billboard in 2005 to cover the emerging field of digital entertainment, including music downloads, MP3 players, ringtones, wireless downloading, P2P, video games…

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Here’s an interesting development that illustrates how we might see social media get integrated with MSM in one snapshot. I interviewed Jonathan Nelson of Organic.com for On the Record…Online and he spoke about Accrue Software, a company he started. I listed the name of the company in the show notes, and the podcast episode wound…

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No Superbowl for me this year. I’ll be teaching an Online PR Workshop for Pacific Conferences. But while I’m gone, Michael Netzley, PhD, Professor of Corporate Communications at Singapore Management University has been kind enough to arrange a… PR Geek DinnerSunday, Feb. 4th5:30pm We’ll be in a private room at: Jumbo Seafood on The Riverwalk20…

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I have been asked to moderate a PRSA Teleseminar on The Future of the Press Release on Jan. 30th at 3pm ET. So I’m reaching out to the Social Media Club and the Society for New Communications Research to weigh in on the issues they think matter most. Whether or not you’re planning on attending,…

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Julian Myers shares entertainment PR lessons learned, managing client expectations and the role public relations agencies play in developing and pitching story ideas to reporters.   Owner of Julian Myers Public Relations, Julian Myers has been working in Hollywood for 67 years. Myers is in his 33rd year of teaching “Entertainment Public Relations” at UCLA…

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This is a recording about the best way to market your podcast with podcasting pioneers Tim Bourquin, Michael Geoghegan, Jason Van Orden, Wing Yu and yours truly discussing best practices for marketing a podcast. It was recorded at a special panel on podcasting at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. SHOW NOTES: 6:04 –…

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