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4 questions for Milwaukee Bucks comms head Barry Baum on opening two sports arenas

4 questions for Milwaukee Bucks comms head Barry Baum on opening two sports arenas

The former Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment chief communications officer shared lessons learned from opening the Barclays Center and Fiserv Forum.

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Is Facebook's work with Definers Public Affairs a tipping point for advertisers?

Is Facebook's work with Definers Public Affairs a tipping point for advertisers?

Or just another Facebook scandal?

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Powerful stories to tell: a Zignal Labs-hosted roundtable

Powerful stories to tell: a Zignal Labs-hosted roundtable

Culminating a four-event tour, San Francisco played host as PR leaders shared unique perspectives on fake news, CSR, and other reputation-driving tactics

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If you want to be effective in Washington, get out of town

If you want to be effective in Washington, get out of town

After the midterms, the real political work will get done in the states, says Corey Ealons, Vox Global partner and former White House communications aide.

How ethics, the civil society, and PR are inseparable

How ethics, the civil society, and PR are inseparable

Ethics, the disintegration of civility and PR are connected, says Shannon Bowen, professor of PR ethics at the University of South Carolina.

Pressure grows on CEOs to take a stand

Pressure grows on CEOs to take a stand

There are four questions to ask before engaging on an issue, says PulsePoint Group's Bob Feldman.

Breakfast Briefing: 5 (Facebook) things for PR pros to know on Friday morning

Breakfast Briefing: 5 (Facebook) things for PR pros to know on Friday morning

Breaking point? One ad exec said of Facebook this week, "They have absolutely no morals."

Peppercomm brings on MWWPR's Melissa Vigue

Peppercomm brings on MWWPR's Melissa Vigue

It is Vigue's second stint at the agency.

Dare to Care: Pursuing Authentic Brand Purpose

Dare to Care: Pursuing Authentic Brand Purpose

The idea of good corporate citizenship has been around for years, but it's more of a business imperative today than ever before. Here's how some of the most successful companies are getting it right - by doing what's right.

Facebook on the NYT bombshell report: 'There are a number of inaccuracies in the story'

Facebook on the NYT bombshell report: 'There are a number of inaccuracies in the story'

Highlights from Facebook's rebuke to The New York Times exposé, and PR pros' reactions to the lobbying revelations.

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Facebook drops Definers Public Affairs after explosive NYT allegations

Facebook drops Definers Public Affairs after explosive NYT allegations

Facebook has cut ties with US agency Definers Public Affairs, which it allegedly hired to spread damning information about critics and competitors. It used the firm to link liberal financier George Soros to anti-Facebook movements.

Breakfast Briefing: 5 things for PR pros to know on Thursday morning

Breakfast Briefing: 5 things for PR pros to know on Thursday morning

Facebook cuts ties with Definers Public Affairs; Wonderful Pistachios says crass Grinch ad was Photoshopped; Karen Le Cannu joins Prosek Partners.

Prosek hires HSBC vet Karen Le Cannu as MD

Prosek hires HSBC vet Karen Le Cannu as MD

Le Cannu was most recently head of external comms for HSBC's global banking division.

Elton John reminds us of the power of gift-giving in nostalgic John Lewis campaign

Elton John reminds us of the power of gift-giving in nostalgic John Lewis campaign

Elton John takes centre stage in this year's John Lewis Christmas spot, confirming one of the worst kept secrets in adland.

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