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

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. | MORE »

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Quick Study: Live Versus Remote Events; Corporate Distrust Still High; Customer Service Tweets Negative; ‘Mocial’ Integration

â–¶ Live or in Cyberspace? What are the relative draws of attending a live business event versus an online webinar? A Virtual Edge Institute and ROI of Engagement study aimed to find out. Overall, 43% … | MORE »

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Charting the Industry: Making Good on Bad Employee Morale

Poor employee morale is the No. 1 factor that decreases employee engagement, says an IABC study. Internal comms experts weigh in on how bad morale is identified and offer some cures. | MORE »

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PR News Survey: What Do You Need to Know About Twitter?

Take this quick survey and share with us the most important questions you have about using Twitter for your PR efforts. | MORE »

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Corporate Distrust Still High Among American Consumers

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

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Live Event Attendees Value Personal Interactions

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. | MORE »

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Customer Comms Drives Consumer Trust

Communications from a service provider is one of the leading influencers of trust, and every interaction—in person, online or with a call center—is an opportunity to build or break trust. | MORE »

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Global Communication Functions Becoming the Norm

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. | MORE »

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Twitter Watch: Jobs Buzz Rises as Apple Stock Falls 

Despite garnering over 34,000 mentions of his name on Twitter during Apple’s Developers Conference, not even Steve Jobs could stop Apple’s share price from falling throughout the day. | MORE »

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Majority of Gen Y-ers Consider Cutting the Pay TV Cord

The high cost of pay TV subscriptions and the emergence of other ways for viewers to watch entertainment content has prompted many Gen Y-ers to consider discontinuing their paid services. | MORE »

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