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Clinton Campaign Roping Off Reporters Isn’t the Best Media Relations Strategy

The optics of reporters looking like they were being herded around the candidate like cows does no favors for the Clinton camp, and provides some valuable lessons for PR pros. | MORE »

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10 Reasons Why You Should Consider Hiring a Virtual PR Agency

Virtual PR agencies have no boundaries on the talent they can offer clients—they can bring the best people to the job, regardless of where they live. | MORE »

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Toyota’s PR Chief Resigns Two Weeks After Prescription Drug Arrest in Japan

Julie Hamp, Toyota’s PR chief and the highest-ranking woman in its 77-year history, has resigned from her post, nearly two weeks after being arrested on suspicion of illegally bringing painkillers into Japan | MORE »

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How the World Uses Twitter in 2015 [Infographic]

Twitter has consistently proven itself to be a powerful vehicle for information dissemination. For communicators who use it in hopes of generating awareness, subscribers, traffic and leads, knowing who is on the platform and how they use it is essential. | MORE »

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Teach a CEO to Tweet and You’ll Get Social Media Buy-In for a Lifetime

Social media continues to grow in popularity, yet earning C-Suite buy-in regarding its use is not always simple. Here are some tips to get your executives engaged. | MORE »

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6 Steps to Brand Forgiveness After a Crisis

Brands that suffer a crisis have to go through a six-step process of penance before regaining confidence in the community.  | MORE »

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Donald Trump: The Great Communicator?

Love him, hate him or ignore him, Donald Trump has his own unique style of public relations and persona shaping: Never apologize, never go on the defensive. As far as communications strategies go, it’s a bold one—but for him and for the Trump brand, it works. | MORE »

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Quality Videos Start With Sharp Listening Skills

Is your organization making its case using video? Do you have optimized video hitting all of the important points and telling your company story in a visually engaging way? | MORE »

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5 Questions Before Going From Agency to Solo

Want to open your own PR shop after working for an agency? There’s a lot to think about and plan in the process. | MORE »

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Periscope Pointers for Optimal Live Streaming

Brands are using Periscope to broadcast product launches, news updates, advocacy campaigns and internal events, keeping their audiences in sync with what’s happening at their organizations in a whole new way. | MORE »

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