Often overshadowed by the deal and the deal-makers involved, mergers and acquisitions communications nonetheless can make or break the success of a marriage between two cultures.
For PR pros, leveraging controversy can be a dangerous game. Communicators need to be able to balance the need for visibility with interesting yet responsible PR tactics.
Public affairs pros take note: More industries are banding together to protect their mutual interests, writes Derek M. LaVallee, making advocacy work more complicated yet ultimately more powerful.
Case Study: The Pop Heard Round the World: Global Media Pushâ€¨ Propels Bubble Wrap’s 50th Anniversary Celebration
How do you give proper props to packaging material? If it’s the iconic brand Bubble Wrap, you get the media’s attention through a clever press kit and knowledgeable spokespeople.
Quick Study: Execs Brush Off Green Claims—Unless It’s Their Own; â€¨More Americans Consume Local News the Mobile Way
â–¶ Execs Wary of Sustainability Efforts: Results of the second annual 2011 Gibbs & Soell Sense & Sustainability Study found that Fortune 1000 executives are confident about their own green efforts but join the general …
Michael McManus, director of public relations at Sodexo Inc., shares some social media team-building tips that he’ll expand upon at PR News’ May 24 Facebook Conference.
Social media sites are still trumped by more traditional advertising in driving Web site traffic, while search engines like Google and Bing yield the highest flow of traffic.
In the wake of Japan’s nuclear fallout, the U.S. public is split on whether nuclear power plants should be built on American soil, due in large part to environmental benefits and nuclear waste disposal issues.
Quick Study: Public on Nuke Fence; Retailers Customer-Savvy; Managers Lack Training; Social Ads Low Traffic Drivers
â–¶ U.S. Divided on Nuclear: Three weeks after a massive earthquake and tsunami crippled four nuclear reactors in Japan, Americans are displaying only a slight shift in their opinions on nuclear power, says a new …