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Tragedy of Charlottesville illustrates America's deep divide

Tragedy of Charlottesville illustrates America's deep divide

Business can fill the moral vacuum created by President Trump but company CEOs have to balance a tightrope in doing so.

The PR Week 8.18.2017: Carmichael Lynch Relate's Julie Batliner

The PR Week 8.18.2017: Carmichael Lynch Relate's Julie Batliner

PRWeek's editorial team discusses the news of the week with special guest Julie Batliner, president of Carmichael Lynch Relate.

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Your call: Who has the best eclipse campaign?

Your call: Who has the best eclipse campaign?

Look the moon on the sun, brands are all over the total eclipse coming Monday.

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Too toxic to touch: CEOs flee Trump council before president disbands it

Too toxic to touch: CEOs flee Trump council before president disbands it

Seven CEOs dropped out of the president's manufacturing council before he disbanded it on Wednesday, along with another board of top executives.

5 things to know about interim White House communications director Hope Hicks

5 things to know about interim White House communications director Hope Hicks

Hicks was named interim White House communications director Wednesday. Unlike a certain predecessor, she has a record of keeping out of the spotlight.

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I, robot

I, robot

The robots may one day fulfil dystopian science fiction visions and take over the human race, but that day is still far in the future - in the meantime, marketers and communicators are working out how AI can be effectively utilized in their world.

Your call: Still interested in Snapchat as a marketing tool?

Your call: Still interested in Snapchat as a marketing tool?

Snapchat has underperformed in back-to-back earnings calls. Is it still a place brands need to be?

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Watch: Singer Jessie J recruits fans to concoct future M&M's jingle

Watch: Singer Jessie J recruits fans to concoct future M&M's jingle

Fans who interact with the M&M's microsite can access the singer's new single, "Real Deal."

Your call: Are consultancies keeping you up at night?

Your call: Are consultancies keeping you up at night?

Accenture acquired another firm this week, the latest sign that business consultancies are elbowing their way onto agencies' turf. Worried yet?

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That was fast: Scaramucci out as White House communications director after 10 days

That was fast: Scaramucci out as White House communications director after 10 days

Scaramucci was relieved of his role at the request of new Chief of Staff John Kelly, according to several reports.

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