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Survey Says: Social Media, Cyber Fears Dominate PR Media Training and Crisis Communication Trends

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Survey Says: Social Media, Cyber Fears Dominate PR Media Training and Crisis Communications Trends

 

WASHINGTON, D.C.– Oct. 21, 2015 — A survey of Public Relations professionals by specialty communications firm CommCore confirms that Social Media is the prime driver of change in Media Training best practices, and that cyber-attacks and hacking are the greatest concerns of crisis communications managers. Read more

Rose-Tinted Glasses in Stock at Amazon

The following post is by Summer Intern: David Bloch, dbloch@commcoreconsulting.com

Last week, Amazon debuted its much-hyped Prime Day sale to commemorate the company’s 20th anniversary. But while the e-commerce behemoth gained acclaim in the build-up, its celebration was short-lived once the sale took place. Read more

Reddit Says “Good Riddance to Pao.” Now What?

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As CommCore’s Nick Peters noted in our video blog, What Were They Thinking, Reddit’s interim CEO Ellen Pao took harsh criticism for a host of management actions and changes that culminated in her firing of the well-liked Victoria Taylor who ran the website’s popular discussion forum: Ask Me Anything.  Read more