Archive: May 2009

Web Analytics Take the SEGA Brand’s Robust Community-Building Campaign to the Next Level

May 28th, 2009 by

The video-gaming community has always been characterized by its members’ enthusiasm for technology, and by their desire to connect and interact with fellow fans. The proliferation of social media platforms has only enhanced these traits, as it facilitates interactivity via the very medium in which this audiences “plays” every day.

Once Upon a Time: Be a Master Storyteller

May 27th, 2009 by

You know your key messages. You are armed with studies and data. But you’ve had a hard time connecting with your audience on your communications effort. What’s missing? A really good story. The best speakers… Continued

Don’t Talk About Green

May 27th, 2009 by

And while we’re at it, let’s not talk about climate change, environmentalism or being socially responsible. Instead, let’s talk about efficiency and reflecting the true cost of our lifestyle choices in our product prices. This… Continued

Integrating CSR Into Your Business

May 27th, 2009 by

At no other moment in history has the awareness and demand of “green” been greater for both companies and consumers.  Consumers are concerned about unpredictable prices at the gas pump, increasing energy bills, questions about… Continued

Hot Potato: Crisis Communications in a Web 2.0 World

May 27th, 2009 by

It’s the middle of the night. Your BlackBerry on the bedside table vibrates.  You focus your eyes on the caller ID. It’s your biggest client, a potato chip manufacturer. It’s pretty safe to say the… Continued

Top Communications Execs Consider ‘The Great Reputation Crisis’

May 26th, 2009 by

On May 15, 2009, a panel of corporate communications executives at leading corporations participated in a panel discussion entitled “The Great Reputation Crisis—and How to Respond.” Featured as part of the IPREX Annual Meeting held… Continued

Maximize the Impact of Your Corporate Messaging

May 26th, 2009 by

Advertising, public relations and Web marketing are tactics that virtually every organization uses to reach their customers and prospects. Companies ultimately spend whatever it takes to develop strategic branding messages that will click with their… Continued

SR Continues to Deliver Strong Returns

May 26th, 2009 by

Times are tough and budgets are tight. Companies need to think about sticking to their knitting and getting back to fundamentals. This is no time to be thinking of corporate social responsibility, right? Not so… Continued

With Media Relations, Transparency Is Everything

May 26th, 2009 by

Since taking office, President Obama has made transparency the backbone of his communications efforts. According to Sherry Goldman, president of Goldman Communications Group, PR professionals must also follow this mandate when dealing with the media,… Continued

Finding and Engaging Customers via Twitter

May 25th, 2009 by

There are more than 6 million active users on Twitter. Isn’t it time that you position yourself or your client as an expert on this communications platform? Twitter, a free microblogging service that limits users… Continued