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ZDnet Writer “Creeped Out” by PR Pitch – But Why?

Each month, ZDnet enterprise technology reporter Rachel King highlights (or maybe I should say low-lights?) a particularly awful pitch from a public relations professional. I am a fan of columns like this one because it keeps PR people earnest. A … Continue reading

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Public Relations Then and Now: Perspective and Predictions From Richard Laermer

My former PR professor, Karen Olson, retired from The College at Brockport last year. She gave me a few of her books while I was helping her move some things out of her office, explaining that I would get more … Continue reading

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Pacquiao sucker punched by the media

I absolutely love Trending Topics on Twitter. Obviously, they let people see what has the most buzz surrounding it at any given point. What I don’t like, however, is when I see an┬áintriguing trending topic, but can’t figure out what … Continue reading

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Can Twitterships be as effective as relationships?

For a long time, I have been a huge advocate of using online, social media platforms to make connections with professionals in one’s given field of choice. Specifically, I think it’s a great tool for students and young professionals who … Continue reading

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