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How to Make Facebook a Career Book

PR Job Coach

For example, if you have given a speech to the Rotary Club about the state of ecommerce in local communities, post your presentation on Slideshare, the video on YouTube and add the respective link in your Facebook feed. If there is coverage in your local newspaper, post the web link in your feed. The revelation that companies are asking potential employees for Facebook passwords got me thinking about how Facebook has rapidly evolved as both diary and biography.

Why and how companies are turning to brand journalism

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We wanted to do this through thought leadership with the business community, the chamber [of commerce], and nationally, as a forward leader in thinking about water in the West.”. You also have a community of customers and partners whose voices your company wants to magnify.


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What PR pros should know about today's newsroom

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A newspaper might ax its managing editor or put a publisher with an advertising background at the helm of the editorial operation. If you're looking for a religion reporter to pitch at your state's flagship newspaper, that beat may no longer exist. According to data from the American Society of News Editors newsroom census , the number of photographers and videographers at newspapers was cut by 43 percent in 2012, compared to a reduction of 32 percent among reporters and writers.

Changes in journalism impacting PR


The report stated: “The committee was particularly struck by the number of journalist jobs that have been lost in the last few years, which some evidence suggested was approximately 3000–3200 positions between 2012 and late-2017. Platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Reddit, LinkedIn and so on have enabled journalists to use social media to build their own brand, to inhabit online communities and find news and news sources, and to be more accessible to news tips from the public.

PR's responsibility to the public

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The 2015 Edelman Trust Barometer —which found trust in business at historic lows—notes that the opportunity to build trust “lies squarely in the areas of integrity and engagement…81 percent agree that a company can take actions that both increase profits and improve the economic and social conditions in the community where it operates. Seventy-five percent believe that a company should be more profitable by finding ways to solve societal and community problems.”.