PR News Blogger Network

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I Heard the News Today, Oh Boy

Did you hear? Apple is launching a new iPhone. Of course you heard! Just about everybody around the world heard and they heard it within nanoseconds of the curtain going up on the much-anticipated iPhone 5. The reviews were all over the place. Just loo… | MORE »

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Come on Cubs, Step Up to the Plate

Every Major League baseball player remembers his first at-bat like it was yesterday. He can tell you about the feeling of walking up to the plate, of hearing the crowd, of watching the pitcher wind up, and of course the feeling of that first pitch comi… | MORE »

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NFL Season Kicks Off with PR Issues to Tackle

The long nightmare that has been haunting sports fans for the past six months is finally over. Football is back. With the Dallas Cowboys opening the season with a win over the New York Giants  on Wednesday, Sept. 5, there will be plenty of story lines… | MORE »

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Are You Better Off Now than 4 Years Ago? Your Answers May Surprise You

“Are you better off today than you were 4 years ago?” That’s the question Republicans are imploring Americans to answer as they make their way to the voting booths in a few months.  Let’s put politics and party affiliations aside and apply thi… | MORE »

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A Solid PSU Football Season Might Be the Best PR

I can’t believe it’s already Labor Day weekend. Where did the summer go? Labor Day conjures up mixed emotions with me, and I would guess, many others. On the one hand it’s a time to pause and reflect on the achievements of the America… | MORE »

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LiveStrong Continues to Pedal Forward Behind Armstrong

Yes, an organization can withstand a PR hit when a crisis happens. Just ask the people at LiveStrong. Since 1997, LiveStrong has been working to improve the lives of those affected by cancer and has become the largest athlete charity in the world. In t… | MORE »

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When Going On the PR Offensive is Just Plain Offensive

On Wednesday, August 22, Dr. Graham Spanier, former president of Penn State University, and his lawyers went all attack-dog on former FBI director Louis Freeh and his report that blasted Spanier for failing to stop Jerry Sandusky’s child abuse on cam… | MORE »

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11 Supplies for Your Back-to-School (PR) Backpack

One of my favorite childhood memories is of the annual shopping excursion for school supplies, with the coveted “list” in hand and my finagling extra items to buy, such as scented Magic Markers or a locker mirror (Mom: “Are they on your list?” … | MORE »

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Did I Say the World Was Flat? Sorry, I Misspoke

We’ve all said some pretty outrageous things that have no basis in fact or in any kind of reasoned analysis. Most of what college sophomores say, if I remember correctly, falls into that category. And when you think about it, the rhetoric during … | MORE »

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‘Social Games’ Notwithstanding,Traditional Media Packed an Olympic Punch

Now that the London Olympics are just a memory, I never thought I’d write this: I’m going to miss them. Not just the athletes and their performances that often gave me goosebumps—like “Blade Runner” Oscar Pistorius, British he… | MORE »

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