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Video: Executive Clip Critique by Jerry Doyle for PR News

“You Can’t Use That!”

In our second edition of Clip Critique for PR News, we see the CEO of RIM, Inc., Mike Lazaridis telling a BBC reporter what he can and cannot ask.  He goes on to explain that the issue the reporter raised is not an issue at all, but then explains that he will not answer because it involves a national security issue!  So, which is it Mr.
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Hashtags and Diamonds are Forever. #AskJPM

One of the most epic failures of social media use occurred this week when JP Morgan scheduled then cancelled a live Twitter Q&A. 
Transparency is a good thing and social media is a great tool to build relationships and listen in on what others are saying about a company and its reputation. Read more

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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Hizzoner, Ed Koch

The passing of former Mayor Ed Koch gives us a second shot this week to comment on how different public figures handled the media.
Earlier this week we discussed the skills (sic) of San Francisco 49er coach Jim Harbaugh. Read more