Archive: August 1998

Media Monitor

August 31st, 1998 by

Press Policies on Gadgets, Free Products & Other Giveaways While there’s never any guarantee that a gift you send to the press results in a positive story about your company or product, Media Monitor will… Continued

A Look at the New Employee Profile…

August 31st, 1998 by

Here are just a few examples of other ways PR and public affairs’ staffs are taking shape: Hill and Knowlton this month brought on board Paul S. Clark. Clark worked for U.S. Senator Fred Thomspon… Continued

Employee Relations Fast Facts

August 31st, 1998 by

Study Shows ‘Making it Work in the Workplace’ Requires New Programs More and more, internal communications and human resources divisions are finding themselves at the same table as companies hash out ways to reach employees… Continued

Drawing on Expertise Beyond the Ranks: Firms Seek New Talent

August 31st, 1998 by

Neil E. Herman, a new crisis management director at Burson- Marsteller, has a resume that would impress just about anyone. He’s tucked under his belt 27 years of law enforcement work, which includes investigating terrorist… Continued

Firm Adds A ‘Human Factor’ to Award-Winning Intranet Site

August 31st, 1998 by

SBC Communications Inc. used employee communications to launch an employee communications tool – its intranet. It also found employee diversity and user needs the most challenging issues when it created the award winning intranet site… Continued

Calendar

August 31st, 1998 by

Calendar Highlight!!! PR NEWS "Advanced Crisis Management & Media Relations Two-Day Workshop," Sept. 14-15, Sir Francis Drake Hotel, San Francisco, 888/707-5814, http://www.prnewsonline.com September 9 "11th Annual Public Relations Society of America/Los Angeles Chapter Nonprofit Seminar,"… Continued

Trends & Ideas

August 31st, 1998 by

Profitable Employment in Media: Healthy Wages for Recent Grads Employees entering the communications field stand a chance of making enough to forego living on budget dinners, according to a recent study. The "1997 Annual Survey… Continued

Media Insight

August 31st, 1998 by

Imagine Games Network Online Imagine Games Network Online, http://www.ign.com; 150 North Hill Drive, Brisbane, CA 94005 Designed for gamers who want to know everything about what has happened, is happening or will happen in the… Continued

PRSA Supports Trade Publication in Promotional Letter to Execs

August 31st, 1998 by

Taking a more aggressive role to support the industry, the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), which represents more than 18,000 PR professionals, is supporting the move of an advertising-based trade publication to the U.S.… Continued

JobTracker

August 31st, 1998 by

Senior Media Relations Administrator/TOYOTA MOTOR SALES, U.S.A Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., is seeking a senior media relations administrator to act as company spokesperson, develop corporate media strategies, write press materials, coordinate media interviews and organize… Continued