Archive: June 1998

The PR NEWS Nail Biter Award

June 22nd, 1998 by

Enter our drawing for the chance to win 50 percent off registration to PR NEWS Advanced Crisis Management & Media Relations Workshop, in San Francisco, Sept. 14-15. Just answer this question: "What news organization makes… Continued

JobTracker

June 22nd, 1998 by

Financial Services Corporate Communications/GREENE PERSONNEL CONSULTANTS PR Specialist – financial trade press experience – $55k Promotional writer – knowledge of insurance industry – $55k Graphic designer – computer graphics/Web graphics – $50k Production director -… Continued

PR Compensation Jumps 7% Over Last Year

June 22nd, 1998 by

Growth Tied to Better Benefits, Restructuring Results of the PR NEWS 1998 Salary Survey showing that compensation in the communications profession grew about 7 percent over last year is evidence of a PR bull market.… Continued

Calendar

June 22nd, 1998 by

PR NEWS Advanced Crisis Management & Media Relations Two-Day Workshop Sept. 14-15: PR NEWS Advanced Crisis Management & Media Relations Workshop, at the Sir Francis Drake Hotel, San Francisco. PR NEWS subscribers receive a special… Continued

High-Tech, Healthcare PR Pays More According to Annual Survey

June 22nd, 1998 by

Compensation Generally On the Rise Through Benefits Packages Special to PR NEWS By Kathleen DesRosiers, Larry Marshall, Hugh McCandless Compensation for communications professionals rose by 6 to 7 percent last year, about the same as… Continued

Fast Facts on Job Skills

June 22nd, 1998 by

The five most sought after skills for PR communicators include: outstanding writing skills, using PR to help branding, ability to focus on consumer behavior, marcom expertise and employee communications expertise, according to Elisabeth A. Ryan… Continued

PR News 1998 Salary Survey

June 22nd, 1998 by

PR NEWS’ 1998 Salary Survey is based on information gleaned from Marshall Consultants’s national database, which contains specifics on more than 16,000 communications professionals with agency and/or corporate backgrounds in these areas: corporate communications; public… Continued

Industry News

June 22nd, 1998 by

Media Relations Brill: Publishing Guru Or PR Genius? The launch of Brill’s Content is getting attention from all kinds of media outlets by nature and by design. Dow Jones Interactive, First Day, Newsweek, The New… Continued

Mark Your Calendar

June 11th, 1998 by

June 14-17: American Association of Health Plans’ National Conference. Boston. 202/778-3269. June 17-18: Strategic Research Institute’s Direct-to-Consumer Marketing. New York. 800/599-4950. June 23-24: Quality Alert Institute’s "Using the Balanced Scorecard to Measure Corporate Performance" conference.… Continued

The News Monitor

June 11th, 1998 by

AHA Responds to ER Crisis With Guidelines Ravenswood Hospital’s image-shattering policy that prevented the ER workers from treating a 15-year old boy who eventually died outside its doors, received national criticism from President Clinton, who… Continued