Apple (AAPL) Exploits Greatest PR Gimmick Ever

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Apple (AAPL) just enacted the greatest PR Gimmick ever. And when it comes right down to it, having a devoted fan base is the best PR of all. As a media trainer, I am often critical of Apple because they violate almost every rule of good media relations.

Podcast: PR for the Nuclear Industry After Japan | Communication.

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How would you spin the story to your advantage, or is there any advantage that you can grab on to as a PR person? Tim ‘Gonzo’ Gordon and Roger Pike discuss the PR challenges of the nuclear industry in the wake of current events.

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Podcast: PR Troubles with Ozzie Guillen

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Tim and Roger take a look and see how the Marlins and Ozzie in particular, handled this PR situation. Tim and Roger take a look and see how the Marlins and Ozzie in particular, handled this PR situation. Ozzie Guillen, manager of the Miami Marlins, stuck his foot in his mouth this week by saying he ‘loved Fidel Castro’ and caused a rumble in the Cuban Community in Florida.

Podcast: PR Troubles with Ozzie Guillen

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Tim and Roger take a look and see how the Marlins and Ozzie in particular, handled this PR situation. Tim and Roger take a look and see how the Marlins and Ozzie in particular, handled this PR situation. Ozzie Guillen, manager of the Miami Marlins, stuck his foot in his mouth this week by saying he ‘loved Fidel Castro’ and caused a rumble in the Cuban Community in Florida.

Guest Posting: HARO — A Speaker’s Secret Weapon, by Mickie Kennedy

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Mickie Kennedy founded eReleases PR back in 1998 when he saw how hard it was for independent startups and businesses to achieve really quality PR. Marketing Public Speaking PRFor more, download some of Mickie’s free ebooks and whitepapers. HARO: A Speaker’s Secret Weapon, by Mickie Kennedy First of all, congratulations on being one of those people who don’t […].

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[Podcast] Harness the Power of PR with Marsha Friedman

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Tell the world about it – which can be the tricky part unless you know how to harness the power of PR! The post [Podcast] Harness the Power of PR with Marsha Friedman appeared first on Jane Atkinson. 10:20 PR is about relationships, but it’s also about knowing what to pitch.

NYU PR Graduate Course Keynote

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Videos of the keynote speech made to NYU graduate students in a media PR class. Communications Public Speaking Skills public relations Media NYU pr

PR NEWS Conference: Why are these female presenters smiling?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

PR NEWS is sponsoring conference "Digital PR Next" on October 5th in Manhattan.    The presenters are top-notch.      Yet, one puzzling issue is this: many of the female guest speakers, across generations, are smiling. 

The Kathy Griffin Mess - Suppose She Had Had the Right PR Representative

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Comic Kathy Griffin might still be at the top of her game. That is, if she had had the guidance of a savvy player in public relations. Someone smart about perception probably would have known that the severed head of a president was too risky a move. In itself, comedy entails plenty of risk.

Why PR Firms Should Media Train Their Clients | Media Training

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Guest Posting: Online Presence is the New “Storefront”, by Gina Smith

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Business Communication PRGina Smith writes freelance articles for magazines, online outlets and publications on behalf of a number of companies, including Spanning.com. Smith covers the latest topics in the business, golf, tourism, technology and entertainment industries. Online Presence is the New “Storefront” The majority of people and businesses now go online first when they want to search [.].

PR Firm Offers to Pay Media for Placements | Media Training

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Blackberry Etiqutte, Pt II…

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The debate over “Blackberry etiquette&# in meetings has gotten quite a bit of ink since last week’s post … There were a number of very interesting takes in the blogosphere, some of which I’m going to share this week.

Why Lawyers Give Bad PR Advice | Media Training

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PETA: PR Master of Performance Art, Symbolism

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  PETA doesn't approach the PR game as a platform to display its non-stop creativity.  The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals [PETA], a non-profit, is proving to be more clever, persistent, and, yes, effective at public relations than many private-sector brandnames. 

The Inside Story On Why A Luxury Public Relations Firm Is Offering Free PR For The Occupy Wall Street Movement

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Occupy Wall Street protesters picked up by public relations firm Workhouse pro-bono Kate Fowler of Inside Communications Radio speaks with Workhouse Publicity’s Adam Nelson to go inside his firms decision to offer pro bono PR help for the Occupy Wall Street protesters.

6 Tips for Getting a Communications Job in Silicon Valley

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The convocation speaker at the May 23, 2013 San Jose State University graduation ceremony for Communications, Journalism and PR students was René Shimada Siegel, the President and Founder of High Tech Connect. Rene shared six tips on getting a job in communications and PR in Silicon Valley.

PR Representatives - Are they lobbyists?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"Five PR agencies filed suit against the New York State Joint Commission on Public Ethics on Tuesday morning, seeking a temporary restraining order blocking the body from enacting regulations that would reclassify public affairs professionals as lobbyists." 

Toastmasters Friday the 13th: PR Ideas That Never Die

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I attended the Public Relations training, lead by our District PR Officer Carol Harris and Luc Moens. With the recent rebranding, the PR session was an obvious choice. Below are 13 ideas from this and other PR training I've had throughout the 13 years I've been a TM.

Media Training Blunders – Why Lawyers are Lousy at PR – Jones Day

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Uber - Oh, No, More PR Trouble

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At 10:08 P.M. London time, the attack in London became public. Those on London Bridge and in nearby bars targeted by the bad guys were desperate to leave the sites. However, in the immediate areas of the attack, Uber didn't shut down its surge pricing until 10:50 P.M.

How to Get the Most Results from Your PR Firm | Media Training

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What Should a PR Executive do Right After a Media Interview? Media Training

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PR Week Needs to Establish 60-over-60 Awards

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No surprise, PR Week is honoring 40-under-40 in communications. So, it's about time that PR Week establish a new category of recognition: 60-over-60. How we the over-60 have been able to remain at the top of our game should be explained in an article in PR Week.

PR Newswire - To Be Acquired By Cision

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"Cision has inked a deal to acquire PR Newswire for $841 M from UBM   With the deal, Cision adds a legacy news dissemination service to its tech-based offerings, which include the low-cost PR web.

Mitt Romney Insults Palestinians and Creates yet another PR/Diplomatic Disaster

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PR Agencies - Beward How You Position/Packages Clients' Reward Programs

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here is the coverage in PR Week. The message in the PR Week coverage is that public relations firms have to make it their business to have the client be transparent and accurate when it comes to communicating terms and conditions.

Podcast: PR Skills for the Next Generation

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But what about the changing world of PR? Podcast: PR Skills for the Next Generation [15:08m]: Play Now | Play in Popup | Download From → Communication Steroids TV , Podcast , Public Relations Comments are closed.

VW - Stephen Gruhsem Out In PR

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He is replaced by the  head of Porsche PR Hans-Gerd Bode. During crisis the head of public relations can have bullet-proof job security, at least temporarily. Or be among the first to go in the mandated ritual of the Clean Sweep.

PR - Can it stand alone as a business?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In PR Week , editor-in-chief Steve Barrett releases some early numbers from PR agencies. For example, some firms such as Omnicom report Q4 figures as down in organic revenues for PR but significantly up in their advertising units.

Law Firm, Chicago, IL - PR/Marketing

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PR Agency, Atlanta Metro Area, GA - Internship

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Valeant Brings in New Legal, PR/IR Leadership

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" - Editorial Staff, O'Dwyer's PR, August 8, 2016. "Valeant, the acquisitive pharmaceutical company under scrutiny over its accounting practices, has replaced its general counsel. Robert Chai-Onn. with Narartis' Christina Ackermann."

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Divorce Lawyers for Celebrities - PR Is Big Part of Job

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Like many PR players, celebrity lawyers release the official announcement on Friday, especially before a long weekend. Laura Wasser is one of the divorce lawyers for celebrities featured in the V anity Fair article   by Julie Miller.

Mitt Romney commits PR Blunder in England

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pr blunderMitt Romney Sticks Foot in Mouth, on Foreign Soil. <iframe <iframe width=”560″ height=”315″ src=”[link] frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen></iframe> Mitt Romney has not learned the subtleties of using the Bully Pulpit. The first thing Romney did on his world tour was to insult the British.

LaForce+Stevens - Genius In Its Own PR

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

And, you bet, if prospects are shopping for something a bit off-center, now they know exactly what PR firm to go to. Public relations/marcom firms have to do their own public relations, of course. That demands their best strategic thinking, along with execution.

IKEA - Sleepover PR Stunt with Airbnb Gets Out of Hand

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

IKEA has become the setting to stage an experience - unknown to the store managers. The latest has been in Sweden. The most famous had been last August in Belgium. The online video made of that experience has had more than two million views.

Podcast: Comparing PR Disasters

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Podcast: Comparing PR Disasters [11:53m]: Play Now | Play in Popup | Download From → Podcast , Public Relations 2 Comments Fred Smith permalink Wow, what a dismal, misinformed webcast.

Why Republicans Always Beat Democrats In The PR/Media Spin Wars?

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An in depth look at the Hillary Rosen scandal and Newt Gingrich’s comments directed at Fox News. Analysis Politics public relations reputation management Video anne romney Barack Obama Mitt Romney Ron Paul

Podcast: Top PR Disasters of 2010 | Communication Steroids

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