Google gets a win in discrimination suit

Earlier this year, Google was sued over alleged gender discrimination. In a case that added to the prevailing idea that Silicon Valley had an issue with sexism, Google had to prove their interactions with both male and female workers were equitable. And they have, at least legally. A California judge said the class action claim […]

PRGN Worldwide Media Survey … Results

PRGN Worldwide Media Survey ... Results

It’s always interesting to learn what the pressures and promises are in dealing with social media and media sources including reporters and such. So the Public Relations Global Network (PRGN), a large international network of independent PR agencies, did a media survey checking in with reporters, CEOs, and business leaders. Here are some of the […]

Keillor continues to defend his reputation after firing

  In the avalanche of media figures being fired or disgraced for alleged sexual misconduct, most have not fought back. They have simply taken their firings in stride, even when some claimed innocence. Not so Garrison Keillor. Allegations The founder and long-time host of Minnesota Public Radio’s “A Prairie Home Companion” as well as other […]

T-Mobile will enter streaming media market in 2018

There’s no doubt about it, streaming media is the wave of the future…if it’s not already the wave of “now.” Subsequent to the massive success of Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu, other companies are desperately trying to get into the game as early as possible. Disney already announced its intentions, with plans to debut ESPN and […]

PR in 2018 – What Will it Mean?

In the coming year, there will likely be some big shifts in public relations and marketing communications, other changes will be more subtle and slow. One or two changes expected should involve a move to a more professional appearance across the board with communications firms. Some of what to expect: Shifting for the Good For […]

How to Use Google Analytics Behavior Flow

Google Analytics Behavior Flow

Google analytic behavior flow is all about how your website is working (or not) when you have visitors to the site. You may feel the website is easy to use, but this tool helps you know for certain … or will let you see where there are bumps in the internet roadway of your site. […]

Toys R Us Gets a Big Win

A lot of retail stores are looking for a big win this holiday season. At least one has gotten a win, but not exactly what they were looking for. Thanks to a win in bankruptcy court, Toys R Us will be allowed to pay $16 million in bonuses to top executives … IF the company […]

Corporate Communication Challenges

Corporate Communication Challenges

Challenges come in all shapes and sizes, but when it comes to corporate communications, it’s a big one. First, communication skills are less of a science and more of a skill that must be honed and developed. But few corporate leaders want to spend time on something that they can’t see an immediate payoff for, […]