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A new report suggests the C-suite has yet to appreciate the view. The Makovsky 2006 State of Corporate Blogging Survey polled 150 senior executives from the Fortune 1000, but found relatively few were ready to embrace corporate blogs for communications purposes.
The survey, ...
The Reputation Institute recently released its annual ranking of corporate reputations, with the following companies rounding out the top 10:
4. Mercadona, S.A.
5. A.P. Moller-Maersk
6. Toyota Motor Corporation
9. Sberbank of Russia
According to Charles ...
According to a recent report conducted by Best Practices, there is a recognizable link between employee engagement and customer loyalty - specifically, companies that engage employees show gains in customer loyalty and satisfaction. Among the findings:
Development Dimensions International data ...
1. Please select the description that most closely matches your primary responsibilities:
Public relations 42.7%
Media relations 17.4%
Corporate communications 16.0%
Public affairs 4.7%
No Response 0.3%
2. Do you exclusively focus on earned media activities in your role?
3. On a scale of 1 to 5, ...
A study conducted by Harris Interactive revealed that many businesses today view their technology infrastructure as an enabling platform for meeting and exceeding customer service requirements. The obvious connection for communicators: the increasing role new technologies play in their daily ...
When walking the digital line, consider the following five threats to be the biggest dangers to your business:
1. Transaction fraud
3. Rogue employees
4. Sloppy software
5. Easy-to-steal portable electronics such as laptops
A McKinsey Global Survey, "How businesses are using Web 2.0," shows that, while the business press may be all over the 2.0 trend, companies themselves are still slow to invest. Among the responses from the 2,847 surveyed global executives:
80% use or are planning ...
The American Advertising Federation's Media Investment Survey 2007 revealed an increased commitment to innovation and a dedication to balancing traditional media with new media platforms. (The survey polled approximately 1,000 marketing professionals.) The numbers of particular interest to communicators (either for media ...
Deloitte's Technology, Media and Telecommunications (TMT) industry group released "Predictions 2007," a series of three reports that examine emerging developments and how they will shape the TMT marketplace. The usual suspects that impact communicators topped the list, with trends pointing to:
Every businessperson out there thanks (and curses) the gods of e-mail for enabling instant communication with employees and clients. Every businessperson out there has probably also taken advantage of technological advances and checked e-mail during a meeting/conference/presentation (except ...