PR Insights

WHO WAS THE FIRST SOCIAL MEDIA INFLUENCER?

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It is one of the modern mysteries of the digital age, and technically no correct answer to the question.  In fact, there are many correct answers depending on how one would define the question and venue. History of The First Influencer Influencer marketing platform and consulting company Grin offered two candidates.  They say “in advertising folklore, […]

Hyperlocal Actors & The Future of Influencer Marketing

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The meteoric rise of Instagram is undeniable. The social media platform has more users than ever before, with 111 million account holders now dedicating their spare minutes and hours of the day to the consumption of a range of media. At the same time, influencer marketing has evolved from a tactical marketing opportunity into a […]

Nike Communications Clients and Campaigns

Nike Communications works with a broad range of clients, many of whom are some of the world’s leading luxury brands, including Gillette Labs, Grey Goose, Billy Reid, and Halo Sport. The firm’s work with its various clients has allowed them to shift brand perceptions through strategies that help to maintain images of quality and luxury. […]

There’s More to Digital PR Than Link Building.

Digital public relations can be one of the most effective ways for a business to increase its online presence. Whether working with a digital PR agency or flying solo, a firm’s digital PR strategy typically involves networking with journalists, bloggers and online influencers to gain high-quality backlinks, mentions on social media, and improved Search Engine […]

Four PR Priorities for 2020

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It’s that time of year: 2019 is coming to an end, and the predictions for 2020 have begun to roll in. It should come as no surprise that the ever-changing world of PR is no different, and those who hope to excel in the industry in the coming year must stay abreast of emerging technologies, […]

The Role Of StoryTelling in PR

For many, communicating to connect with an audience is the ultimate goal of public relations. That’s why digital storytelling is a communications trend with no end in sight, with skilled story writers a vital part of any modern marketing team. Take, for example, a shopper looking for a new pair of shoes. On one rack, […]

From A PR Crisis To A New Conversation

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In the last few years, Facebook has been facing plenty of scandals. That, along with plenty of calls from regulators to break up this tech giant has led Facebook into a PR crisis. First, it was the scandal where Facebook had been giving its user’s information to a private consumer data company. Which meant that personal […]

Important Leadership and Management Skills for Success

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All project leaders and office managers need to positively interact with team members. As much as communication is a big part of the interaction, employees also need to be motivated, respond to feedback, and solve problems in the workplace. Here are the skills that make a strong leader: Communication  Clear and succinct communication makes it […]

Freeze!

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There are a number of games many of us may have grown up with as kids that had an element of “freeze” in it.  However, when it comes to pensions, that’s a word that workers who are preparing for retirement don’t want to hear. GE was among the latest companies to announce a freeze on […]