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About Steve Goldstein

Steve Goldstein is editorial director of events for Access Intelligence’s PR News brand, which encompasses premium, how-to content, data and competitive intelligence for public relations professionals; PR News Online; PR News conferences, webinars and awards programs; and PR News guidebooks. Previously at AI Steve was editorial director of min, min ’s b2b and minonline as well as managing editor of CableFAX: The Magazine and CableWorld. Before joining Access Intelligence, he was executive editor of World Screen News, and editor of Film/Tape World, which covered film, television and commercial production in the San Francisco Bay Area.

8 Questions to Ask to Determine If You’re Producing ‘Quality’ Content

If you’re in the business of producing content, you need to get a handle on what puts the “quality” in quality content. | MORE »

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PR News Announces 2014 Platinum PR Awards Finalists

Winners and honorable mentions in more than 40 categories—ranging from cause-related marketing and community relations to product launch, social media campaign and viral campaign—will be celebrated at a Sept. 16 luncheon event at New York’s Grand Hyatt. | MORE »

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3 Tips for Writing a Catchy Lede

Beth Monaghan, principal and co-founder of agency InkHouse, and a presenter at PR News’ Aug. 15 webinar, “How to Write Effective Press Releases That Serve Your Brand & the Media,” offers three approaches to ledes you should consider. | MORE »

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Good Morning America’s Ginger Zee Announces 2014 Platinum PR Awards Finalists

Ginger Zee, chief meteorologist for ABC News’ “Good Morning America,” reveals the finalists of PR News’ Platinum PR Awards. Zee will emcee the awards luncheon on Sept. 16. | MORE »

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Live Your Brand the Way Your Customers Do, Says Brian Solis

Social Media 20/20 Summit keynote speaker Brian Solis says that PR pros and marketers need to become “experience architects” and not be bound by their previous roles. | MORE »

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What PR Pros Can Glean From Facebook’s Secret Psychological Tests

Once the outrage—real or feigned—about Facebook’s emotional manipulation study subsides, brand communicators might want to consider the experiment’s findings. | MORE »

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13 Tips to Manage Your Summertime On-the-Job Stress

To help you through the lonely days of anxiety in the office while your co-workers frolic in snorkel gear, we asked the PR News community to share their tips on to manage on-the-job stress. Take a deep breath, exhale and read on. | MORE »

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4 Positive Outcomes for Brands That Listen Strategically

Sam Ford, director of audience engagement for Peppercomm and “Wake-Up Call” leader at PR News’ Aug. 12 Social Media 20/20 Summit in San Francisco, says there’s a distinction between “hearing” and “strategic listening.” | MORE »

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5 Reasons Why Google+ Matters to Brand Communicators

Trevor Martin, social and mobile marketing manager for the Nature Conservancy and a speaker at PR News’ July 15 Google Boot Camp for Communicators in New York, says it’s a mistake to ignore Google+. | MORE »

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12 Tips to Improve Your Networking Skills

PR professionals are—or should be—networking masters, so we asked them to share their tips for those awkward moments when you’re in a room full of strangers that might just turn into your pathway to greater success.  | MORE »

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