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Social Media as a PR Measurement Tool: A PR News/Waggener Edstrom Worldwide Survey

This survey asked PR executives and managers how they are thinking about executing social media measurement and what role it plays in the measurement mix. | MORE »

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PR Measurement Lumbers Into the Digital Age

PR Executives still have a ways to go when it comes to generating meaningful social media metrics, according to a new survey of nearly 800 communications professionals conducted by PR News and Waggener Edstrom Worldwide. | MORE »

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Study: Big Shift in PR Pros’ Perceptions and Use of Releases

While the press release is still considered a key vehicle for delivering news to the media, PR professionals are using them for much more in the digital age, according to a new study that examines PR professionals’ perceptions of press releases, and their motivations to using them as part of their communications platform. | MORE »

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Release Tactics, Changing Perceptions of Press Releases

Fielded to nearly 600 PR professionials, this PR News/PRWeb survey aimed to learn the tactics, perceptions and trends around traditional (sent through the wire) and online press releases. The survey findings show that press releases are in a transformational stage. | MORE »

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Mainstream to Tweetstream: The Future of Integrated Measurement

Digital communications’ impact on meeting business objectives is more indisputable than ever, but that doesn’t mean executives have abandoned traditional media measures—quite the opposite. A recent survey of PR News and BurrellesLuce measuring goals in integrated marketing programs yielded interesting results. | MORE »

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Communicators Miss Boat by Failing to Measure the Competition

The PR/communications profession as a whole seems to have come a long way in understanding the value of measuring and analyzing the effectiveness of their media relations efforts—this according to the results of the PR News/Cision Media Measurement survey. The results also shed light on the various aspects of media measurement that are increasingly viewed as important. | MORE »

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Measuring Up: The PR Measurement Survey

Measuring the results of your PR efforts has become paramount. As a service to the PR industry, PR News, in partnership with Cision (http://us.cision.com), is seeking your feedback on trends in measurement. Please take a few minutes to share with us how you are measuring your communications initiatives. | MORE »

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PR’s Role in Organizational Management

Take PR News and BurrellesLuce’s organizational management survey. | MORE »

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Benefits of Summertime Flex Schedule

Flexible schedules and early Friday departures are the most coveted employee summer perks, according to a survey developed by administrative | MORE »

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Marketers Get Creative in Down Times

The economic turmoil is prompting marketers to implement many short-term strategies, says a report released by | MORE »

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