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PR pros react to Spicer's resignation, Scaramucci's hire

PR pros react to Spicer's resignation, Scaramucci's hire

The consensus: They're still not impressed with Spicer and are extremely wary of the new hire.

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Timeline: The short, tumultuous tenure of Sean Spicer

Timeline: The short, tumultuous tenure of Sean Spicer

Spicer's short but notable tenure as White House press secretary came to an abrupt end on Friday. From Inauguration Day to Saturday Night Live, here's a timeline of his term.

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Influencers are the changing face of marketing

Influencers are the changing face of marketing

The FTC wants to crack down on influencer marketing but, transparency aside, people increasingly turn to people like themselves when they are seeking information and entertainment.

Your call: Is Scaramucci an inspired or puzzling choice for White House comms director?

Your call: Is Scaramucci an inspired or puzzling choice for White House comms director?

The former hedge fund manager is said to be in line for the White House communications director job.

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How 10 brands are celebrating #NationalHotDogDay

How 10 brands are celebrating #NationalHotDogDay

It's estimated that Americans consume 20 million hot dogs a year, so it makes sense that brands are dedicating a day to the glory of the dog. Here's how 10 brands are offering tips or promotions or just having a meaty #NationalHotDogDay on social media.

Watch: Current helps Radio Flyer celebrate turning 100

Watch: Current helps Radio Flyer celebrate turning 100

The brand is celebrating its centennial with a video highlighting the role it has played in American childhood, generation by generation.

Holding company woes represent good news for PR

Holding company woes represent good news for PR

Brian Wieser from Pivotal Research downgraded agency holding companies to a "hold" in light of difficult trading conditions - but these structural and temporal difficulties will bring PR more central to the marketing mix.

Poll: What shocked you the most about the Rob Goldstone saga?

Poll: What shocked you the most about the Rob Goldstone saga?

The world met Rob Goldstone this week and found him to be...interesting.

Twitter highlights inspiring and aspiring female leaders and creatives

Twitter highlights inspiring and aspiring female leaders and creatives

The film is part of Twitter's #SheInspiresMe initiative, which aims to lift and empower female voices.

How 5 brands are having a frank-tastic time with Snapchat's dancing hotdog

How 5 brands are having a frank-tastic time with Snapchat's dancing hotdog

Does your brand have dancing processed meat baked into its social media strategy?