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.
Formulating clear, concise PR objectives may sound easy, but there are stakeholder, research and measurement barriers to navigate along the way.
Case Study: Evolutionary—Not Revolutionary—Changes to Internal Company Newsletter Update a 60-Year-Old TraditionApril 2nd, 2012 by Scott Van Camp
For more than 90 years, agricultural products company Wilbur-Ellis has evolved to keep pace with global market shifts. One aspect of the company was stuck in the non-digital past, though—its internal newsletter.
Facebook Users Receive More, Give Less; Robust Sites Lift In-Store Sales; Social Media and Software IndustryMarch 9th, 2012 by PRNEWS
▶ Facebook Users Receiveth More, Giveth Less: A Feb. 2012 Pew Internet study that combines server logs of Facebook activity with survey data finds that over one month, 40% of average Facebook users made a
PR Council Roundtable: Internal Communications, Social Media Cause Sleep Disorder Among Corporate PR ProsFebruary 27th, 2012 by Scott Van Camp
Members of the PR News Corporate PR Council discuss the PR issues that give them the most sleepless nights. Tops on the list: the unpredictability of social media.
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