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How Do Journalists Truly Feel About PR’s Spray & Pray Approach? You May Not Like the Answer

October 5th, 2015 by

We asked journalists and PR pros about ways to build better relationships with each other.

Communicating Hard, Soft Activities Is Crucial to Maintain a Solid Reputation

October 4th, 2015 by

Paying attention to finances and products as well as so-called softer categories, such as corporate citizenship, governance and workplace morale, is necessary to build and maintain a brand’s reputation, which, as is well known, can be crucial during and after a crisis.

How to Build the New, Trusted VW: 4 PR Views

September 28th, 2015 by

We ask 4 PR pros to discuss Volkswagen’s future.

5 Ways FedEx’s Media Team Delivers Its Brand Story on Instagram

September 28th, 2015 by

5 tips from FedEx about using Instagram to tell brand stories.

8 Tips to Help You Get Reporters and Bloggers to Embed Your Infographics

September 28th, 2015 by

Ask any journalist to give his/her thoughts on infographics and you should expect, at the very least, an eye roll. Though news outlets have used infographics since before the birth of the Internet and USA

ESPN’s PR Chief Shares His Career-Building Mentoring Secrets

September 28th, 2015 by

I love to learn from other people and I’ve always believed I get more from the relationship than I give. Mentoring younger folks keeps my eyes fresh.

The Week in PR

September 28th, 2015 by

Former Twitter News Chief Joins Weber Shandwick: We’ll admit a bias. We’ve known former Twitter global news chief Vivian Schiller for years, having met her at the dawn of the digital age, when she ran with

How PR Insights Drive Great Marketing—and How You Can Get in on the Action

September 21st, 2015 by

How can we find meaningful insight, especially when traditional focus groups may not be an option?

How to Prepare Your Brand for the Facebook ‘Dislike’ Button

September 21st, 2015 by

The news last week that Facebook is working on a dislike button means PR professionals should be thinking about how they will guide brands through this new wrinkle and protect against misuse of such a device.

Updated Barcelona Principles Set a Framework for Global Measurement

September 21st, 2015 by

The updated Principles are both similar and different from the original. The seven concepts in the seven Principles remain the same. What changed is a focus on best practices.