Water Cooler


avatar

Walgreens Healthcare Decision a Study in Employee Communications

Walgreens is moving 120,000 employees to a private health insurance exchange from coverage that’s provided directly from carriers. How this move will be interpreted is up to the company’s PR team.
 | MORE »

Comments Off

avatar

Here’s How to Unlock The PR Value of Integrated Communications

While it may not be the norm in public relations just yet, integrated communications is starting to take up more bandwidth in the PR process. | MORE »

Tags: , , | 1 Comment

avatar

Is Kim Kardashian Looking to PR for a New Kim Kardashian?

Kim Kardashian has reportedly split from her longtime family publicist, Jill Fritzo, and signed with Slate PR. Sources suggest that Kardashian is looking to rebrand herself and establish a persona separate from her family.
 | MORE »

12 Comments

avatar

Camaraderie is Key To Building Your Digital Dream Team

For Calvin Stowell, director of digital and content at DoSomething.org, the website focusing on younger people and social change has all the tools to construct a successful digital team. The trick is to make sure there is a sense of camaraderie among the team members. | MORE »

Tags: , , , , | Comments Off

avatar

A Simple Action Plan for CSR

Finding the right CSR program for your company can be daunting. The obstacle isn’t that your employees don’t want to give back and help others, but rather that different things move different people. | MORE »

Comments Off

avatar

How to Measure Instagram Success

As with every social channel, you need to demonstrate value on Instagram. Here are a couple of tips from Adobe’s Matt Rozen on how to do that. | MORE »

Comments Off

avatar

Want to Make a Twitter-Like Splash on Twitter With Financial News? Follow These 3 Rules

Twitter announced it’s going public in a most appropriate forum: Twitter. Here’s a three-step strategy to stoke your own investor excitement while staying on the good side of FINRA/SEC when communicating financial news via social channels. | MORE »

Comments Off

avatar

High-Stress Work Environment? Here Are 6 Ways to Stay Cool, Calm and Effective

No matter how much you love your job, everyone has had taxing moments at work. Here’s a handy list of methods to soothe your anxiety when the tasks at hand become overwhelming.  | MORE »

2 Comments

avatar

Esquire’s Snarky Apology: A Case Study in What Not to Do

Men’s lifestyle magazine, Esquire, had an unfortunate technical glitch with its website on Sept. 11 and responded with a disingenuous tweet that sent some people reeling.  | MORE »

4 Comments

avatar

How to Get Your Digital Team Stoked

With online media moving at warp speed these days, it’s incumbent upon PR managers and directors to get the most out of their digital teams.
 | MORE »

Tags: , , , , | Comments Off