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MDC Q2 revenue dips 26.4%

MDC Q2 revenue dips 26.4%

The company blamed a reduction in client spending caused by COVID-19.

Just briefly

Just briefly

People moves, account wins and more.

Rethinking Media Relations Today

Rethinking Media Relations Today

Landing an earned media placement was always challenging, but now it’s even more so as the global pandemic, economic downturn and calls for change have shaken up the media relations landscape once again.

Journalists coach comms pros on how to pitch

Journalists coach comms pros on how to pitch

PR’s relationship with the media is among its most important. This eBook, presented by News Direct, offers exclusive counsel – provided by the best source – on how to improve it.

Purpose and your people: A powerful combination

Purpose and your people: A powerful combination

Organizations are increasingly realizing the need to infuse purpose into all aspects of employee engagement. Tactics and inspiration toward that goal abounded during a recent WE-hosted virtual event.

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TikTok ban: What alternative app would you turn to?

TikTok ban: What alternative app would you turn to?

Byte, Triller or Instagram Reels might be the next big thing.

Breakfast Briefing: 5 things for PR pros to know Friday morning

Breakfast Briefing: 5 things for PR pros to know Friday morning

MDC Partners revenue drops; Trump's TikTok/WeChat ban; News Corp's $397 million loss; Podcast guest KayAnn Schoeneman; Zuckerberg worth $100 billion-plus.

The future of earned media is now

The future of earned media is now

COVID has accelerated the digital revolutions underway in nearly every other industry that now includes communications as well. The great leap forward in media relations has begun.

Boeing restructures global comms as veteran Charlie Miller departs

Boeing restructures global comms as veteran Charlie Miller departs

Boeing’s vice-president of international communications, Charlie Miller, has retired after nearly two decades with the aerospace company. The global comms function has been restructured with international comms under the leadership of Gordon Johndroe following the departure of SVP of comms Niel Golightly.

The PR Week: 8.7.2020: KayAnn Schoeneman, Curley Company

The PR Week: 8.7.2020: KayAnn Schoeneman, Curley Company

Curley Company SVP and director of corporate and public affairs KayAnn Schoeneman discusses her move from Ketchum to a boutique agency, as well as the latest industry news.

Peloton names Dara Treseder head of global marketing, communications

Peloton names Dara Treseder head of global marketing, communications

The fitness brand is reorganizing its marketing structure.

Inside the campaign that got 800,000 people to learn guitar in quarantine

Inside the campaign that got 800,000 people to learn guitar in quarantine

When the pandemic hit, Fender offered people stuck at home a free three-month subscription to its digital platform for online music lessons.

Seven Letter to pitch for Japan’s DC embassy

Seven Letter to pitch for Japan’s DC embassy

The work includes media relations and digital ad campaigns.

An inside look at interning during a pandemic

An inside look at interning during a pandemic

Jaylen Jeffreys shares her experiences as a quarantined intern at Anthem in this week’s Lockdown Life.

Breakfast Briefing: 5 things for PR pros to know Friday morning

Breakfast Briefing: 5 things for PR pros to know Friday morning

Trump Facebook post killed; Michael Cohen's PR job; Russia's COVID-19 propaganda; E! News cancelled; Nintendo's $1 billion profit.

Around the (solitary but tricked out) office with RKPR’s Rachel Kay

Around the (solitary but tricked out) office with RKPR’s Rachel Kay

The agency founder continued working at her office after sending employees home.

BCW names co-CEOs for Germany

BCW names co-CEOs for Germany

BCW has appointed co-chief executives for its German business.

Taylor releases diversity statistics, shares them with Hold The PRess

Taylor releases diversity statistics, shares them with Hold The PRess

Two Taylor employees were part of the group that cofounded the initiative, which calls on PR firms to reveal diversity stats.

Edelman reports slight increase in percentage of non-white employees since 2018

Edelman reports slight increase in percentage of non-white employees since 2018

It’s the first time the world’s largest PR firm has released a full racial and ethnic breakdown of its U.S. staff.

Coronavirus Briefing: Support for mask mandates, the pandemic versus the US and flourishing misinformation

Coronavirus Briefing: Support for mask mandates, the pandemic versus the US and flourishing misinformation

This week’s Haymarket Media Coronavirus Briefing is 1,131 words and will take you six minutes to read.

Tom Goodwin leaves Publicis following combative tweets on coronavirus

Tom Goodwin leaves Publicis following combative tweets on coronavirus

The holding company parted ways with Goodwin after he tweeted about pandemic.

Propel adds broadcast monitoring to product suite

Propel adds broadcast monitoring to product suite

Israeli PR technology company Propel has launched a broadcast-monitoring product that covers TV and radio in more than a dozen countries.

Zignal Labs picks Lexalytics for AI-based NLP for Impact Intelligence platform

Zignal Labs picks Lexalytics for AI-based NLP for Impact Intelligence platform

The enhancements will help marketers and PR pros gain understanding of perceptions across media.

Onclusive expands media monitoring platform

Onclusive expands media monitoring platform

Essentials and Pro editions are new.

News Direct adds Hershberg as media partnership chief

News Direct adds Hershberg as media partnership chief

Plus sales and multimedia hires.

Tech Talk with Onclusive CEO Dan Beltramo

Tech Talk with Onclusive CEO Dan Beltramo

“Creativity hasn’t gone away. It will always be important, but the CMO was a very secondary C-suite figure until he or she embraced data and accountability.”

Coffee Break: Pay Our Interns’ Carlos Vera

Coffee Break: Pay Our Interns’ Carlos Vera

Advocacy organization’s cofounder & executive director talks about the importance of remuneration and finding a diverse internship pool: “Experience does not pay the bills.”