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Special Announcement: Chief Bill Boyd Visits #PRStudChat to Discuss Crisis Communications & Social Media

#PRStudChat summer camp is over, and now it’s back to school, and back to business. With our PR and social media programs in full swing, we thought a discussion on crisis communications and social media would be helpful to the community, especially as we head toward the busy 2012 holiday season.

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August #PRStudChat Recap: Unraveling the Technical Aspect of PR

Two months ago, I had an epiphany, or at least the beginning of one. I sat on a couch in my living room, questioning my non-existent interest in metrics and analytics. I wondered why I readily would attend another social media track, even if I knew what the speaker was going to touch on, but I have never attended any track that tackled measurements.

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Ethics, Public Relations, and the 2.0 World

A cartoon that appeared in a business publication a few years ago always comes to mind when I hear the word “ethics.” A business manager dashes excitedly into his office shouting, “Ethics is hot. Buy me some ethics!”

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Five Ways You Can Be an Effective Community Manager

Let’s be honest… the title of Community Manager comes with great responsibility. You represent the online “voice” for a company or brand. One wrong Facebook post or Tweet and it could mean embarrassment for a brand or disaster for an individual.

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#PRStudChat Announcement: #SummerCamp Continues in August with Unraveling the Technical Aspect of PR

Last month we kicked off the #PRStudChat #SummerCamp program with Lois Goh (@loisalmode), a student from Flagler College, moderating a session on how to incorporate social media into your PR planning. This month’s #PRStudChat session will take place on August 15th at 8:30 p.m. ET and will focus on how to unravel the technical aspect of public relations.

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An 18-Year-Olds Take on #Instagram

Having teens in the family, and access to their friends, is one of the greatest ways to obtain first-hand information from the young tech savvy crowd and learn about their behaviors on different social media platforms.

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Coordinating Social media Across the Organization

Joseph Provenza is the CIO at Flagler College in St. Augustine Florida. Joe takes a lead role on the College’s Social Media Core Team, which consists of the office of Web and New Media Services, Admissions and Marketing. With Joe’s background in technology, I thought it would be interesting to share his thoughts on coordinating information across an organization.

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In PR, How Have Relationships Changed?

During the research phase of my book, I spoke with many PR and marketing professionals about how they were using social media to develop better professional relationships. Social media allows us to take any relationship to the next level, given the time and commitment, and the ability to find mutual benefit. Arik Hanson, principal of ACH Communications, a digital communications consultancy, shared his thoughts with me regarding how social media has changed the way PR pros are building relationships.

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