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Echoes of Hawthorne Effect in Social Media Age

The Hawthorne Effect may be more relevant than ever in the time of social media. But here are a few more lessons that emerge from recent research about communications to engage today’s employees. | MORE »

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Education, Messaging Drive Effective Government Comms

Verizon’s rolling out of its FiOS video service in New York City wasn’t just a matter of connecting optical cable. Connecting with a number of local and state officials was first and foremost, and the process took about three years. | MORE »

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Case Study: Verizon Communications Team Goes Behind the Scenes And In Front of the Media for Its NYC FiOS TV Launch

Ever since Verizon launched FiOS TV in Keller, Texas, in September 2005, the company’s ultimate goal had been to roll out the all-fiber-optics video service in the major cities in its service area, particularly in New York. | MORE »

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Influencers Vary Widely

A study by Epsilon reveals that influencers can be hard to pinpoint specifically, but they cross gender, age, income levels and channels. The one constant is their tendency to talk about products and events. | MORE »

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Measurement Conference: Proving ROI With Quantifiable Terms

PR News’ Measurement Conference in Washington, D.C., featured real-world, tested advice for developing and implementing effective measurement programs. | MORE »

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Hispanic Market Missed

According to eMarketer and Hispanic ad agency Orci, only two in 10 marketers engage Hispanics on social media, though nearly four in five in the demo socialize online. | MORE »

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Social Media as a PR Measurement Tool: A PR News/Waggener Edstrom Worldwide Survey

This survey asked PR executives and managers how they are thinking about executing social media measurement and what role it plays in the measurement mix. | MORE »

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PR Measurement Lumbers Into the Digital Age

PR Executives still have a ways to go when it comes to generating meaningful social media metrics, according to a new survey of nearly 800 communications professionals conducted by PR News and Waggener Edstrom Worldwide. | MORE »

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Multicultural PR: Tapping the Power of a Growing Universe

As the world grows more and more diverse, communications targeted at different cultures gets more complex–or do they? PR News speaks to executives at the forefront of multicultural PR to get their views and best practices. | MORE »

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Bing Gets Search Boost

Nielsen Research showed that Bing has made gains among search engines, suggesting it may warrant more attention. | MORE »

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