Stories by BY JEFF OPPERMAN, DIRECTOR OF EXECUTIVE COMMUNICATIONS, PACE UNIVERSITY

6 Recommendations That Will Make Your PR Writing Great in 2016

January 11th, 2016 by

What Tolstoy knew, and many others don’t, is that writing is hard.

4 Reasons Why You Should Adopt Compelling Branded Content

January 11th, 2016 by

No revolution has ever taken place without resistance—and I’d suggest that the move toward branded content is no less than a revolution.

Six Resolutions That PR People Should try to Break in 2016

January 4th, 2016 by

Perhaps it might be appropriate to avoid making resolutions and vow to break some of them.

Millennials, Data, Bold Stakeholders Will Test Communicators in ’16

January 4th, 2016 by

We are operating in a world of constant change and disruption; a world in which every stakeholder has a voice if he or she chooses to speak out.

Multiple Channels Critical for Internal, External Crisis Communications

January 4th, 2016 by

As a communications pro in an organization you need to ask yourself what would you and your brand have done if a bombing or an attack occurred near your headquarters or other offices?

6 Gifts PR Pros Should Give to Themselves as the Year Winds Down

December 21st, 2015 by

Make the most of those six magical, mystical days. Allot a half-day for each, taking advantage of at least one before the calendar flips.

Chipotle & Theranos Differ on Crisis Management, Results Similar Though

December 21st, 2015 by

If there’s one lesson from recent crises it may be that the very moment you are considered a “Wall Street darling” is when you should be preparing and rehearsing your crisis communications plan. For very

10 Holiday Gift Ideas for PR Pros

December 21st, 2015 by

The holidays are upon us. But face it: For many of us, holiday shopping has just begun.

Most Important PR Lesson of 2015? Endless Learning = Survival & Success

December 21st, 2015 by

As we know, the PR landscape continues to evolve, which leads us to constantly reevaluate how we work and even change how we define public relations.

4 Insider Views of the Forces That Will Change Public Relations in 2016

December 14th, 2015 by

One of the keys to evolving the communications function at any company or agency is to step back and think through what we can and will do better or differently each year.