Are ‘Wants’ Stronger Than ‘Likes’?

June 21st, 2011 by

A new app has hit the social media scene—one that lets you keep track of your wants and desires. Sounds like it might turn into a powerful tool for communicators.

PepsiCo’s Bonin Bough to Keynote PR News’ Facebook Conference in San Francisco

June 21st, 2011 by

PepsiCo’s Global Head of Digital will discuss how leading an organization’s "digital fitness" is a matter of survival for PR practitioners at PR News’ West Coast Facebook Conference on Aug. 9.

Charting the Industry: Making Good on Bad Employee Morale

June 20th, 2011 by

Poor employee morale is the No. 1 factor that decreases employee engagement, says an IABC study. Internal comms experts weigh in on how bad morale is identified and offer some cures.

He Leads-She Leads: Gender Plays Big Role in the Body Language of Leaders

June 20th, 2011 by

Projecting the right body language often makes or breaks an executive’s media interview or public appearance. Executive coach Carol Kinsey Goman reveals important signals sent, and how they differ by gender.

Clear Vision, Dialogue Help Align Employee Actions to Business Goals

June 20th, 2011 by

Aligning employees to business objectives—an exercise often tried but rarely achieved—is one of the Holy Grails for PR pros. According to experts, however, some quality conversations with employees can help with the alignment process.

PR News Survey: What Do You Need to Know About Twitter?

June 20th, 2011 by

Take this quick survey and share with us the most important questions you have about using Twitter for your PR efforts.

E-Mail Still King Despite Rise of ‘Mocial’ Comms 

June 20th, 2011 by

Social, mobile and local forms of communication are gaining popularity by the day, but e-mail list databases still play a crucial role in reaching customers.

Case Study: Despite Tough ‘Giving’ Climate, PR Drives Record Donations for Washington, D.C., Respitality Program

June 20th, 2011 by

Utilizing fresh research and innovative outreach to donors, PR agency 4GreenPs helped the National Children’s Center increase its 2010 fundraising effort by a third from the year before.

Quick Study: Live Versus Remote Events; Corporate Distrust Still High; Customer Service Tweets Negative; ‘Mocial’ Integration

June 20th, 2011 by

â–¶ Live or in Cyberspace? What are the relative draws of attending a live business event versus an online webinar? A Virtual Edge Institute and ROI of Engagement study aimed to find out. Overall, 43%… Continued

Corporate Distrust Still High Among American Consumers

June 19th, 2011 by

American consumers are still hesitant to trust companies, CEOs and senior executives, citing corruption and overpay as major reasons for mistrust.