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On the Podcast: Obama’s presser, Understanding teen word of mouth, and Fenton’s 2010 Nonprofit Forecast

This week on the PRNewser Podcast we discussed President Obama’s press conference tomorrow — with questions — a day ahead of his next visit to the Gulf of Mexico to tour the damage created by the BP oil spill.

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We also looked at the Ketchum/myYearbook.com study of hyper-networked teens.

Finally, Fenton Communications New York managing director Rob Anderson joined us to talk about the results of the firm’s 2010 Fenton Forecast: Leadership and Effectiveness Among Nonprofits survey.

It turns out people’s perceptions of non-profits is positive, but giving to non-profit organizations is trending downwards.

Also: do you think social media is the credible driver of non-profit messages? Not so fast. Listen to the podcast to find out more.

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