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Fall Internship Opportunity


CommCore is recruiting for a Public Relations/Marketing Intern for an Internship to work directly with the founder of the company and his team.  The position involves all aspects of marketing and new business development with major focus on developing pitch letters, as well as:
  • Database management
  • Social media
  • Traditional public relations tactics, such as assisting with press release writing and distribution, and media outreach.
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Got Social Media Training?


Does your firm have a social media policy in place? If so, are your employees trained on how to actually use social media?  It is one thing to have a policy and another to train your staff on how to use (and NOT use)  social media platforms such as Twitter and Facebook.
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Media Engagement 101

Two items reminded us of the value of proactively engaging with the media.

Item 1: In a recent NY Times profile, General Motors CEO Dan Akerson said: “I’d been in private equity for eight years, and my attitude was I don’t talk to the press if I don’t want to. Read more

Celebrity Chef Gets Burned

New York celebrity chef Mario Batali stepped into a real stew of his own making last week after he equated bankers with Hitler and Stalin during remarks at a Time Magazine event to propose Persons of the Year. Read more

Steve Jobs

Our first computer at CommCore was an Apple ii – about as primitive as the Wright Brothers’ first plane was to today’s  A-380 or a Boeing Dreamliner.  The Apple product gave us an edge. Read more