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  • 4 Ways to Blog That Will Inspire Trust and Shares

    Blogging has one main leg up on social media platforms whose algorithms are constantly changing: On your blog, you make the rules. An effective blog also serves as the hub for all your other social channels, all while providing a platform to engage with your audience. | MORE »

  • Caitlyn Jenner Breaks the Internet Using Old Media

    Many have championed Caitlyn Jenner as a hero for the LGBT movement. But it's her creative use of the media that should hold the attention of communications professionals. | MORE »

  • 5 Tips to Help PR and IT Work Together

    The growing connection between PR and IT can really help lead an organization in the direction of innovation and change. Mobilizing these two departments to find synergies will help them work together to achieve the same goals. | MORE »

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4 Ways to Boost Your Social Platforms

The tips outlined below should help put your thinking, writing and wordsmithing in alignment with what your audience is saying and what it wants to hear. | MORE »

Video, Coding, Web and Data Skills Critical for Advancement in PR, But Training Is Lagging

Being knowledgeable with video editing, coding and website development as well as data analysis and research are critical skills for those seeking career advancement, according to more than a dozen millennials in PR and communications who gathered last month for PR News’ inaugural Millennial Roundtable. | MORE »

Email Tips: Use Humor, Good Judgment

As you prepare to distribute yet another email marketing campaign, you might ask: Does humor belong in this message? Roughly 60 percent of consumers said humor is perfectly or slightly acceptable in an email message, according to a recent survey of 1,200 consumers conducted by Fractl and BuzzStream. | MORE »

Influencers Hiding in Plain Sight on LinkedIn Communications

Find key reporters covering your market. Check. Engage influencers who can propel your message. Check. Spark conversations with your audience. Check. LinkedIn provides these and other opportunities, but PR execs for the most part continue to give the social network short shrift. | MORE »

How to Use Big Data Effectively

The golden age of data journalism is creating huge opportunities for PR teams that can convince senior managers and their clients to share salient stats that help quantify a trend and set the brand apart. But how? | MORE »

Jack Welch, former CEO of GE, had some choice words for CCOs during an interview with the business legend during the Arthur W. Page Society Spring Seminar in New York.

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