Media Relations

Students: The Council of PR Firms asks, "What is the most dangerous idea in PR today?"

Cross-posted from PROpenMic. Reformed PR practitioner B. L. Ochman writes a review of the recent Council of PR firms (CPR) critical issues forum in her blog, What’s Next. Read the Council’s take on the event in Dangers Equal Opportunity for Smart Marketers, PR Firms, Lively Annual Public Relations Council Critical Issues Forum Addresses “Most Dangerous Ideas” for Future of PR. The conversation has actually

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Students :: Networking and Job Fair Tips for Success

Students are heavily involved in job fairs and interviews at this time of the year. Seeking that internship or job can be an intimidating experience. So, why not study up on those important networking tips. From a webitpr.com realwire release for forum3, an event on October 10 -11 at the Business Design Centre in Islington, London, we find 11 great tips. Oh, sure. I

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Wonder why we do local reporting in class activities? Look at CNN … if it's good enough for them …

OK, I’ll admit. This is a little bit of a personal rant. I don’t do this much, but I’m kinda fed up – just a wee bit – so, I’m venting. :o) Local news reported in a social network / emerging digital media kinda way. When I first thought of this for classes, some time ago, I’ll admit to having that image of Al

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PitchEngine :: Social Media Release Building Tool

Jason Kintzler created a new site devoted to the building and distribution of social media releases (SMR). It is private now, in the Alpha development stage, but he shared access to the site with all the members of PROpenMic. Many thanks, Jason. I imagine he’s slowly adding to his alpha testing group. Who knows how many have looked at it so far, but with

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