Archive: January 2000

Telling All About Internet Monitoring Policy Can Keep Your Office Litigation-Free

January 17th, 2000 by

If your company is monitoring employees’ use of email, it could damage your company’s reputation. However, if your company is not monitoring employees’ use of email, it could damage your company’s reputation. PR professionals walk… Continued

Open Mike…

January 17th, 2000 by

Bias Blues Regarding the article, "PR Strategies for Beating Those Rogue Website Blues," (PRN, Dec. 20) the author’s disdain for George W. Bush came through loud and clear. The Bush Web site example is a… Continued

This Just In…

January 17th, 2000 by

Quote of the week…from media trade, The Delaney Report, on the ills befalling Denny’s Restaurants. An unnamed source said, "There’s a real management issue at Advantica Restaurant Group [owner of Denny’s]. There’s nobody there with… Continued

Dear Readers…

January 17th, 2000 by

Welcome to our new format! We’ve integrated content from PR NEWS Media Hotsheet and interactive pr and marketing news into our pages to pack more of a punch – with enhanced coverage of media relations… Continued

Monitoring ASSignment

January 17th, 2000 by

When the New Mexico Mortgage Finance Authority (MFA) first began monitoring its employees, it did it by blocking messages that contained certain words. "We were too general," says Doug Flint, the information systems manager for… Continued

On the Campaign Trail

January 17th, 2000 by

The National PTA is launching its Safe Schools Network on Jan 20, with 10 broadcasts via satellite focusing on safe school culture, helping students deal with anger, spotting signs of violence. PTA, National Education Assoc.… Continued

People in Motion

January 17th, 2000 by

George Stenitzer, formerly director of media relations at Ameritech, joins R.R. Donnelly & Sons as VP of corporate communications….Fleishman Hillard’s New York office snags Peter Verrengia as GM and promotes Nancy Seliger to deputy GM….APCO… Continued

Where Do You Stand?

January 17th, 2000 by

AOL’s pending acquisition of Time Warner has put an even brighter spotlight on just how valuable a Web presence can be to your company’s bottom line. To help you decide if your Web site is… Continued

IPOpalooza

January 17th, 2000 by

These days, more than a handful of communications execs are abandoning the mother ships of "established" agencies andFortune 1000 corporations in search of greener stock options. A major trend among job seekers is to try… Continued

Out with the Old…

January 17th, 2000 by

As recruiting quality PR professionals becomes more challenging, departments and executives might do well to begin noticing the birthdays of higher-level PR managers in other companies and agencies. Take Cohn & Wolfe founder and former… Continued