Inside PR 2.09 – Wednesday, June 23, 2010

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This week on Inside PR, Martin, Joe and Gini discuss recent developments in social media and Terry Fallis returns to the show to discuss how he used social media to promote his book.

0:23 Martin opens the show.

2:50 Joe mentions that Terry Fallis’ book podcast has made it to number one on the iTunes literature podcast charts.

4:03 Joe interviews Terry about how he used social media to promote his two books.

13:00 Martin, Joe and Gini comment on how innovative Terry was with his approach to social media to promote his book and himself.

19:00 Joe presents this week’s topic, recent developments in social media. He starts with the YouTube news feed and how citizen journalism has changed how news is defined.

24:21 Joe adds that the move toward government 2.0 has been gaining momentum and cites the Australian government’s Gov 2.0 as an example.

25:53 Martin introduces a new closing segment, the round up.

26:12 Gini kicks off the last -30- segment on Inside PR.

28:14 Martin wraps up the show.

Our theme music was created by Damon de SzegheoRoger Dey is our announcer.

This week’s episode was produced by Yasmine Kashefi.

Inside PR 2.04 – Wednesday, May 19, 2010

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This week on Inside PR, MartinJoe, and Gini discuss the pros and cons of attending conferences.

0:19 Martin opens the show.

1:11 Martin brings up the first listener comment, from Bob Ledrew, about the upcoming Podcasters Across Borders taking place in Ottawa this June.

1:41 Joe explains what Podcasters Across Borders is.

4:09 Joe introduces this week’s topic, conferences, and mentions Martin and Gini’s upcoming trip to the Counselors Academy in Asheville, NC.

5:15 Gini mentions she doesn’t get a lot from speakers and workshops at Counselors, but she benefits from being able to talk and brainstorm with others.

11:30 Joe wishes that conference sponsors would pitch less and educate more.

13:50 Joe kicks off the -30- segment

19:29 Martin wraps up the show.

Our theme music was created by Damon de SzegheoRoger Dey is our announcer.

This week’s episode was produced by Yasmine Kashefi.

Inside PR 2.03 – Wednesday, May 12, 2010

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This week on Inside PR, MartinJoe, and Gini discuss how different organizations and people are approaching privacy on the internet.

0:21 Martin opens the show.

0:35 Joe mentions he’s heading to Stratford, Ontario for the University of Waterloo’s Canada 3.0 festival.

3:13 Martin brings up listener comments from last week’s show.

3:47 Al Croft commented on an article he wrote about a British agency that did away with billable hours all together and was still quite successful.

4:29 Daniel Davidson, asks whether there is a conflict in how the media might perceive a PR person pitching from two unrelated areas of public relations.

8:32 Joe introduces this week’s topic: how we’re approaching privacy on the internet.

18:45 Gini recommends that everyone Google themselves at least once a week to see what’s out there.

18:59 Joe kicks off the -30- segment.

23:40 Martin wraps up the show.

Our theme music was created by Damon de SzegheoRoger Dey is our announcer.

This week’s episode was produced by Yasmine Kashefi.

Inside PR 2.02 – Wednesday, May 5, 2010

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This week on Inside PR, Martin and Gini discuss the role of billable hours in public relations agencies.

0:21 Martin opens the show.

1:20 Martin thanks the listeners of the show for all their comments and answers reader questions.

1:40 Joe Carleo asks why the ID tags for the have yet to be changed.

2:40 Petya Georgieva from Bulgaria asks what advice they have for someone who wants to better their understanding of the English media market.

7:18 Gini introduces this week’s topic: billable hours. The topic was suggested by Joe and inspired by Daniel Pink’s book, Drive.

15:58 Martin asks listeners to share what their agencies are doing with billable hours.

16:42 Martin kicks off the -30- segment.

21:08 Martin wraps up the show

Our theme music was created by Damon de SzegheoRoger Dey is our announcer.

This week’s episode was produced by Yasmine Kashefi.

Inside PR 2.01 – Wednesday, April 28, 2010

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This week on Inside PR, Martin introduces Inside PR’s new hosts, Joe Thornley and Gini Dietrich and they discuss how small businesses should approach social media.

0:20 Martin opens the show.

1:09 Gini introduces herself and talks about getting involved with Inside PR.

2:11 Joe introduces himself.

3:01 Martin suggests they discuss how they hope to shape the show.

5:18 Martin brings up a recent blog post by Jason Falls about how small businesses are approaching social media.

6:57 Gini explains how small business owners can use social media.

7:42 Joe mentions that instead of using traditional advertising, he focuses on social media and community as a means of promoting his agency.

10:42 Martin recalls a panel where he spoke to students about using social media to get noticed by agencies.

12:25 Gini notes the importance of communicating online with agency heads and leaders to build relationships that can help you get a job.

13:24 Gini gives three pieces of advice to small business owners about using social media.

16:00 Joe kicks off the -30- segment.

19:51 Martin wraps up the show.

Our theme music was created by Damon de SzegheoRoger Dey is our announcer.

This week’s episode was produced by Yasmine Kashefi.

Inside PR #200 – Wednesday, April 14, 2010

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This week on Inside PR, Martin, Terry and Dave talk about the history of Inside PR and reminisce about the last four years of the show.

00:24 Terry opens the show.

00:55 Terry announces that this will be his and Dave’s last episode of Inside PR. Martin will be continuing Inside PR with new co-hosts.

02:43 Terry suggests that they discuss things that happened on the show over the course of 200 episodes.

04:12 Dave and Terry talk about recording the very first episode of Inside PR.

08:08 Terry mentions that Shel Holtz and Neville Hobson of For Immediate Release were an inspiration to Inside PR and that FIR helped shape the show.

12:09 Terry, Dave and Martin thank Chris Clarke, Kyra Alysworth, Samantha Lovelace, Janna Guberman and Sarah Laister for producing the show over the past four years.

14:09 Terry recalls the Inside PR blooper reel put together by Chris Clarke.

18:18 Martin kicks off the -30- segment.

23:20 Terry closes the show.

Our theme music was created by Damon de SzegheoRoger Dey is our announcer.

This week’s episode was produced by Yasmine Kashefi.

Inside PR #199 – Wednesday, April 7, 2010

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This week on Inside PR, Martin, Terry and Dave discuss a recent Globe & Mail interview with Fleishman-Hillard CEO Dave Senay.

00:27 Terry opens the show.

01:46 Dave kicks off the discussion about Dave Senay’s interview and his comments on the state of public relations today.

24:00 Terry wraps up discussion about the interview.

25:11 Terry introduces the -30- segment and thanks Sarah Laister for all her contributions to Inside PR.

27:21 Martin gives three tips to students and new PR grads about reaching out to professionals.

29:46 Dave closes the show.

Our theme music was created by Damon de SzegheoRoger Dey is our announcer.

This week’s episode was produced by Yasmine Kashefi.

Inside PR #198 – Wednesday, March 31, 2010

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This week on Inside PR, Terry and Dave welcome listener comments and discuss online reputation management.

00:27 Dave opens the show.

01:40 Terry welcomes the first comment from Jackson Wightman.

05:23 Dave introduces the next comment from Alexander Tuller.

08:28 Terry welcomes the final comment from Daniel Davidzon.

13:26 Dave introduces this week’s topic (inspired by a Mitch Joel post): online reputation management.

27:16 Dave kicks off the -30- segment.

29:46 Terry closes the show.

Our theme music was created by Damon de SzegheoRoger Dey is our announcer.

This week’s episode was produced by Sarah Laister.

Inside PR #197 – Wednesday, March 24, 2010

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This week on Inside PR, Terry and Martin welcome listener comments and discuss Martin’s trip to SXSW.

00:29 Terry opens the show.

01:14 Terry welcomes a comment from Ann Lamanes.

03:26 Martin talks about his experiences at South By Southwest.

16:30 Martin introduces his 4Q’s with Robert Scoble.

25:27 Terry kicks off the -30- segment.

28:33 Martin closes the show.

Our theme music was created by Damon de SzegheoRoger Dey is our announcer.

This week’s episode was produced by Sarah Laister.

Inside PR #196 – Wednesday, March 17, 2010

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This week on Inside PR, Terry and Dave welcome listener comments and discuss the current state of Twitter.

00:27 Dave opens the show.

01:19 Dave welcomes listener comments from Danny Starr and Eric Portelance.

03:02 Terry reminds us that Martin is at South by Southwest, which leads to a discussion about the value of the conference.

09:13  Terry introduces this week’s topic: the current state of Twitter, based on research from Barracuda Labs.

22:17 Terry kicks off the -30- segment.

24:55 Terry wraps up the show.

Our theme music was created by Damon de SzegheoRoger Dey is our announcer.

This week’s episode was produced by Sarah Laister.