Topics


avatar

How Medical Products Companies Should Handle Media When in a Legal Dispute

Patent challenges. Counterfeiting lawsuits. Product liability. There’s no dearth of litigation in the health product space but there are ways you can successfully communicate with the media if your client, a medical products company, is … | MORE »

Comments Off

avatar

Business and Human Rights – On the Radar Screen

Business efforts to promote “sustainability” – or, more precisely, the environmental component of that term – have grown by leaps and bounds in the past two to three years.  By any measure, how companies are … | MORE »

Comments Off

avatar

All That Glitters isn’t Green

As never before, environmental sustainability programs offer PR professionals the opportunity to have a meaningful impact on the operations of the organizations we serve.  In few other areas are reputation and operations more closely linked. … | MORE »

Comments Off

avatar

How to Make Your Online Pressroom Reporter-Friendly

Some online pressrooms are a study in obfuscating clutter and about as reporter-friendly as a tightly lipped C-suite executive whose company is about to be bought by another. But it doesn’t have to be that … | MORE »

Comments Off

avatar

Enhance Your CSR by Marketing from a Philanthropic Perspective

Lately, consumers have been seeing red. To be more specific, Product (RED), the brainchild of singer/activist Bono and DATA co-founder Bobby Shriver. Product (RED) is an initiative to raise awareness and funds for The Global … | MORE »

Comments Off

avatar

"Greenest" Adults are also Tech-Savvy, Says Study

Acccording to a recent study conducted by Mediamark Research & Intelligence, while 46% of U.S. adults neither think nor act green, the 2% of the population who call themselves green advocates, are among the most … | MORE »

Comments Off

avatar

Learning From Tim Russert

Perhaps too often we learn from others’ mistakes rather from their examples. In this vein, one of the positives that has come from Tim Russert’s unexpected passing is the reminder to learn from his expertise … | MORE »

Comments Off

avatar

Media Guideposts for Emergency Situations

One of the best responses to an anticipated crisis to always have a crisis plan in place. This is critical especially when dealing with the media. Following are a few guideposts every PR professional should … | MORE »

Comments Off

avatar

Make Your Videos Make Money

53% of all people age three and up will watch online video this year. That is a staggering amount of people, considering that last year that number was below 40%. At the MPA Video Magazine … | MORE »

Comments Off

avatar

Elle and Microsoft: Know Your (Digital) Audience

Knowing your audience is the number one key to success in any industry. But at the Elle/Microsoft “Seeking the Sought After” breakfast last week, Microsoft Advertising Global Research Director Beth Uyenco explained that simply knowing … | MORE »

Comments Off