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Patricia Arquette Steps on Her Powerful Message at Oscars

During her acceptance speech for Best Supporting Actress (“Boyhood”), Patricia Arquette made an impassioned plea for women’s right’s and wage equality. But her follow-up comments may have compromised the initial message.

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Infographic: Is Your Office Too Hot or Too Cold?

Someone always thinks it’s either too hot or too cold in the office. We are such intrinsically and fascinatingly unique creatures that there is no way that something like the perfect temperature — which relies … | MORE »

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Oscars 2015: 3 Ways Brands Will Use the Academy Awards to Communicate

As the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences gets set to celebrate Hollywood’s best on Sunday night, brands and organizations of all stripes are looking for ways to get in on the action. Let’s take a look at some of the major ways brands are trying to share the Oscar spotlight.

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Infographic: Best Times to Post on Social Media

The timing of a social media post can be just as important as its content. This infographic shares optimal posting times for various social media platforms.

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Leaked Beyoncé Photos Put Beauty Brands in Harsh Glare

After a recent leak of unaltered photos of Beyoncé at a photoshoot for L’Oréal, beauty brands should brace themselves for similar leaks that will demand public statements as well as more careful examination of the messages they are sending to women.

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‘Retweeted More’ Gives Crystal Ball Glimpse of Your Tweet’s Future

In search of the perfect tweet? Researchers at Cornell have developed an algorithm that may help you find it.

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Snapchat Looks to Raise $500 Million—Time for PR Pros to Reevaluate Platform

PR execs are probably going to have to change their tune about Snapchat, which is now seeing a new round of funding that would value the company as high as $19 billion, according to Bloomberg.

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4 Ways to Clarify Your Social Media Policy

As social media has seeped into virtually every aspect of business communications, PR pros are on the hook to explain what is (and isn’t) fair game when it comes to employees’ use of social channels during office hours.

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#PancakeDay, Uber and Tinder Capture the Fat Tuesday Spirit

Fat Tuesday is upon us. This year, brands are bringing the celebration of the beginning of the Lenten season to revellers in some clever ways.

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5 Steps to Building Smarter PR Campaigns

The right technology coupled with an informed approach can help craft a surefire PR strategy without a lot of time, effort and money.

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