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Transitioning Journalists to the PR Business

In-house journalists increase the rate and quality of content production and can help PR strategists to get the right stories in the right places—a major boon for organizations of all stripes. | MORE »

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New Fundraising Strategy Post-Superstorm Sandy

In 2012, the donations for the Christmas Program were down significantly from previous years. So in November 2012, Nancy Marshall Communications (NMC) worked with the nonprofit to help with the marketing and PR efforts for its Christmas Program. | MORE »

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PR Revenue Increases, But Profitability Declines

The PR field is growing, but at a decidedly sluggish pace. Top-line revenue grew a total of just 1.6% in 2013 compared with 2012, according to an exclusive study conducted by SGP Worldwide.  | MORE »

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How To Use Certain Words and Avoid Others

If you’re churning out boring, jargon-filled releases day after day because that’s how it’s always been done, what value are you bringing to your company or your clients? You might as well delegate release writing to the interns. | MORE »

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When Your Actions Are the Message

Detroit’s financial emergency and trip through Chapter 9 bankruptcy have been more than 60 years in the making, so it is no surprise that the crisis management lifespan for this event is longer and more protracted than others. | MORE »

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Seeking an Evolved Model in Communications Leadership

The PR field has perhaps undergone more transformation in the past five years than in the previous two or three decades. Changes in the way content is produced, distributed and consumed have had a dramatic affect on marketing communications, from mobile to social media. But there may be an even more profound change afoot. | MORE »

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Wal-Mart in Crisis Response Mode After Tracey Morgan Crash

The events that transpired early on Saturday morning involving a Wal-Mart truck and comedian Tracey Morgan certainly won’t help the retailer’s embattled image. | MORE »

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PR Insider: Don’t Be Stunted When Planning Programs

Even though PR stunts will probably be eliminated from your strategy, creating them can expand your thinking on ways of gaining media attention for clients. | MORE »

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6 Tips to Make Video Work for Your Brand

It seems to be a no-brainer that communicators should be using video in their media strategy, yet many are still sitting on the sidelines. Here are some tips to make video happen for your brand. | MORE »

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4 Ways to Research the Competitive Landscape Before Uploading to YouTube

You’re researching your competitors’ videos on YouTube so you can optimize your own videos better for search, right? Of course you are. | MORE »

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