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Case Study: Twitter Connects Navy Sailors, Families and Fans—Proving There’s a Place for the Platform in the Military

The normally conservative U.S. Navy took a chance when it incorporated Twitter into its communications mix, but by being authentic, @NavyNews proved to be a successful communications outlet. | MORE »

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How to Punch Up Your Social Media Copy

Don’t make social media all about "me"; base your postings on interesting information for others to share online. Here are five ways to keep from being a social media bore. | MORE »

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Three Green Building Blocks: C-Suite Buy-In, Training, Employee Enthusiasm

As consensus-building experts, communications pros are uniquely qualified to help their organizations get started with sustainability programs. | MORE »

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Setting PR Objectives: Forget About Complexities and Dive Right In

Formulating clear, concise PR objectives may sound easy, but there are stakeholder, research and measurement barriers to navigate along the way. | MORE »

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In Public Relations, Looks Aren’t Everything (But They Sure Can Help)

As a PR professional, looking good and dressing appropriately is critical to getting your messages across. Here’s some tips on how to dress smartly, without breaking the bank. | MORE »

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PR News Survey: How Do You Define ‘Influencer’?

Given the importance of identifying and measuring influencers, PR News asked communicators to provide their own definition of the term. We present the top 10 answers, plus some honorable mentions. | MORE »

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Packed House in D.C. Proves Metrics Are Top of Mind Among PR Pros

Social media ROI and proving PR’s value to the C-suite were hot topics of discussion at the PR News PR Measurement Conference, held at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.. | MORE »

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U.S. Companies Missing Opportunities to Build Loyalty With Latinos

More than 66% of Latinos in the U.S. would be more inclined to buy products and services from companies that demonstrate a strong and visible commitment to their communities. | MORE »

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Tip Sheet: Measuring the Executive/Employee Connection Gap

According to a recent survey, employees do not feel that senior management is empathetic. This perceived communications gap between top execs and employees can take a toll on employee engagement. | MORE »

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Case Study: Aggressive Media Pitching Drives Business Intelligence iPad App Launch; Positions Maker as Early Adopter

Seeking to capture media attention for its new business intelligence iPad app, MicroStrategy and Schwartz Communications moved quickly to capitalize on the excitement of the iPad’s mass market introduction. | MORE »

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