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Case Study: Despite Tough ‘Giving’ Climate, PR Drives Record Donations for Washington, D.C., Respitality Program

June 20th, 2011 by

Utilizing fresh research and innovative outreach to donors, PR agency 4GreenPs helped the National Children’s Center increase its 2010 fundraising effort by a third from the year before.

Corporate Distrust Still High Among American Consumers

June 19th, 2011 by

American consumers are still hesitant to trust companies, CEOs and senior executives, citing corruption and overpay as major reasons for mistrust.

Live Event Attendees Value Personal Interactions

June 19th, 2011 by

While online event attendees enjoy the reduced travel and time commitments of Web-only events, in-person event attendees enjoy personal interactions and expanding their networks.

NEDA Dishes Out Criticism, But General Mills Can Take It

June 17th, 2011 by

When the National Eating Disorder Association voiced complaints about a Yoplait TV commercial, General Mills listened and "did the right thing," scoring a PR win.

Measurement Consolidation Looms Large at AMEC Conference in Lisbon

June 16th, 2011 by

VMS’ Angela Jeffrey provides highlights from AMEC’s European Summit on Measurement.

Use the Social Ask as a Springboard to Long-Term Engagement

June 16th, 2011 by

To build enduring relationships in the digital front, provide your audience with a stake in participating with your brand.

Too Much Authenticity Is Not What the People Want

June 16th, 2011 by

The Redner Group found out the hard way that what doesn’t fly in a boardroom doesn’t fly on Twitter either.

Web Site Waning? Use a Checklist for Maximum Impact

June 14th, 2011 by

Keep your site from growing stale by adhering to a checklist that spans your site’s offerings, from branding to social networks and copy editing.

IABC World Conference: When Thought Leadership Goes Bad

June 14th, 2011 by

Day three of the IABC World Conference found delegates diving into key PR strategies and tactics to improve their brands.

Global Communication Functions Becoming the Norm

June 13th, 2011 by

Marketing and communication executives are going global, with seven out of 10 saying their organizations currently have, or will have in the next five years, a global communications/marketing function.