Tag Archives: DoGooders

Quick Study: CR Reporting Rises Among Top 100 U.S. Companies; Optimizing Content for Sharing Pays Off in Traffic

▶ Corporate Citizenship Reporting Takes Off: More U.S. companies are formally reporting their corporate responsibility (CR) activities to stakeholders, finds a KPMG International analysis of CR reporting among the top 100 companies in 34 nations. … | MORE »

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Petco’s Dog Clipping Problem Could Cut Reputation to the Bone

The charges sound almost too crazy to believe, but even if there’s a sliver of truth to them, Petco should brace itself for a PR crisis. Two pet owners in Hawaii have sued Petco, alleging … | MORE »

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BC Hydro’s PR Investment May Reap Powerful Rewards

BC Hydro, a major electric utility company in British Columbia, seems to have learned from Netflix’s painful experience with raising rates and dealing with the ensuing consumer backlash. The utility is seeking to hire as … | MORE »

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Social Media Looms Large in Komen’s Latest Decision

Hyperbole may often be used when describing the impact of social media, but over the last month, its power has been undeniable in helping organize people to inspire—or prevent—change. Susan G. Komen for the Cure … | MORE »

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PR News Q&A With Krisleigh Hoermann: Build Community at the Speed of a Tweet

The speed of Twitter can be intimidating to even the most social media-savvy communicator. But Krisleigh Hoermann, community manager for the American Heart Association, believes the platform is the perfect place to host a conversation—albeit … | MORE »

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An Opportunity for Pinkberry to Do Good

Try to imagine worst-case scenarios for a corporate communications team—a company’s co-founder being arrested for beating a homeless man with a tire iron would likely rank somewhere near the top of the list. That’s the … | MORE »

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Case Study: We Hold This Truth… Innovation Effort Drives Fans in Person and Online to Declare on the Dotted Line

Leveraging the Fourth of July and the Constitution, the CEA created a declaration of its own. When the Declaration of Independence was signed on July 4, 1776, the 13 American colonies had already been at war | MORE »

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