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How to Use Thought Leadership to Energize Your Brand

June 5th, 2015 by

Standing out in your industry is more important than ever before, and thought leadership is one of the most effective ways of you can rise above the competition.

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How Social Listening Can Help Make Sense of Your Brand’s Online Reputation

June 3rd, 2015 by

In order for communicators to capitalize on social listening, they need to involve multiple disciplines within their organizations, such as sales, HR and product development. By getting more disciplines involved in your social listening, you have a better chance to monetize your social channels.

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5 Tips to Help PR and IT Work Together

June 1st, 2015 by

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.

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

June 1st, 2015 by

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.

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7 PR Tips Not (Easily) Found In Your AP Style Guide

May 28th, 2015 by

PR pros on a quest toward communications supremacy would do well to check out some of these hidden gems from the AP Style Guide.

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How B2B Companies Are Converting Data Into Content

May 20th, 2015 by

B2B companies often get a bad rap for not taking full advantage of their data to create compelling content. But while they may not be as far as along as their consumer counterparts in how… Continued

How to Manage Communications for a Merger

May 18th, 2015 by

For most PR pros preventing leaks is just part of managing an M&A process. Communicators also are responsible for convincing stakeholders that the merger will bring added value to the company and, if the deal is rejected (read: Comcast-Time Warner Cable), where the companies goes from there.

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4 Tips for Solving PR-Marketing Conflicts

May 11th, 2015 by

The best brands and companies find ways to align PR and marketing, but even the most disciplined teams can sometimes find themselves engaged in bitter turf wars. Here are four tips for solving conflicts when they arise between the two functions.

Did Silos, Groupthink Ignite Bud Light Debacle?

May 11th, 2015 by

Bud Light apparently was trying to be anything but boring with a new marketing message on some of its beer bottles—and got burned in the process.

What Pro Sports Say About PR

May 11th, 2015 by

An axiom in pro sports is that there is no such thing as an off season. Athletes keep themselves in shape year round and sports execs constantly seek ways to improve their team’s competitive edge. Ditto for PR.