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Once Upon a Time There Lived a Plot: The Importance of Storytelling

September 22nd, 2011 by

Though we may all consider ourselves storytellers, Meg O’Leary, principal and founder of Inkhouse Media + Marketing, explains why most business stories fall flat and prescribes five elements for writing a good company story.

Google Ups the Ante in Advance of Facebook’s f8 Developer Conference

September 21st, 2011 by

It’s gloves off for Google: Three months after launching its invitation-only Google+ social network, the company has opened it to the public, directly challenging Facebook.

PR News Q&A: Laura Perry on the Keys to Building a Twitter Following Through Engagement 

September 20th, 2011 by

Laura Perry, director of communications for the UCLA School of Nursing and a speaker at the upcoming Nov. 10 Twitter Conference, discusses the importance of setting goals and objectives when developing a Twitter strategy in any industry.

PR News Q&A: Laura Perry on the Keys to Building a Twitter Following Through Engagement 

September 20th, 2011 by

Laura Perry, director of communications for the UCLA School of Nursing and a speaker at the upcoming Nov. 10 Twitter Conference, discusses the importance of setting goals and objectives when developing a Twitter strategy in any industry.

Netflix: Is Hastings’ Mea Culpa Too Little, Too Late?

September 19th, 2011 by

The Netflix CEO puts the blame on his own "arrogance" for the poor communication around pricing and service changes. But is that enough to stem the tide of canceled subscriptions to the service?

Case Study: After the BP Oil Spill, a Single Voice Helps Inform Public That the State of Louisiana Is Open for Business

September 19th, 2011 by

After an oil disaster, how do you alter the public’s perception that your state is unfit to visit? For starters, Deveney Communication and the Lousiana Office of Tourism rallied more than 1,100 tourism-related partners to get the positive word out.

Watch Your Language: When Cease-and-Desist Letters Go Viral

September 19th, 2011 by

David Bell, social media practice director at Haynes and Boone, LLP, provides five things to consider when writing a cease-and-desist letter in the age of social media.

Case Study: After the BP Oil Spill, a Single Voice Helps Inform Public That the State of Louisiana Is Open for Business

September 19th, 2011 by

After an oil disaster, how do you alter the public’s perception that your state is unfit to visit? For starters, Deveney Communication and the Lousiana Office of Tourism rallied more than 1,100 tourism-related partners to get the positive word out.

Watch Your Language: When Cease-and-Desist Letters Go Viral

September 19th, 2011 by

David Bell, social media practice director at Haynes and Boone, LLP, provides five things to consider when writing a cease-and-desist letter in the age of social media.

The Do’s and Don’ts of Communicating PR Outcomes

September 19th, 2011 by

Now that you’ve turned to measuring outcomes and not outputs, it’s critical to know the strategies around reporting your successes—and failures—to key stakeholders.