Creating a Community for Continued Education: Launching #FrebergAlums FB Group

Karen Freberg

I have been a part of many different Facebook Groups, and I have found there are a range here for the types of communities they serve. I have been managing and overseeing a Social Media Professor’s Group now for almost two years (WOW!),

Analyzing focus groups—are they still essential for consumer research?

Agility PR Solutions

In 1937, on the campus of Princeton University, a small group—the Office of Radio Research (ORR)—formed with a novel mission: to study the impact of media and communication on consumers. The post Analyzing focus groups—are they still essential for consumer research?

4 tips for building effective focus groups

PR Daily

Luckily, there’s a tried and true method for gaining essential insights into your key audiences: focus groups. Here are four tips to keep in mind to get the most from focus groups: 1. However, always be sure to direct the group back to the topic of focus.

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How Focus Groups Can Help Your PR Plans

Marketwired

Many research tools are available, but focus groups can be valuable in getting insights into how a product may or may not work. Focus groups are small groups drawn from the larger audiences from which you need information. IR/PR brand focus groups PR public relations

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3 reasons to use Facebook groups to promote your company

Axia PR

Why your organization should have a Facebook group. Facebook groups have become part of our daily Facebook use, and most people belong to multiple groups.

Academic group tracks transparency in political advertising on Facebook

Agility PR Solutions

The post Academic group tracks transparency in political advertising on Facebook appeared first on Agility PR Solutions. With a new election season in the U.S.

Five things to remember when building social media groups

NewsWhip

Groups on social media can be one way of getting your content or message in front of new audiences on social media. But what does a successful group look like? The post Five things to remember when building social media groups appeared first on NewsWhip.

Is Your Practice Group the Best Fit for You?

Shift Communications

Eager for a change and excited to take on a new challenge, I jumped at the opportunity to join SHIFT’s consumer practice group in the summer of 2013. One year later, I was still at SHIFT – but in the process of transitioning to the B2B group. Agency Life practice group transition

Social Media Preferences vary by age group

PR Daily

If you’re having a tough time reaching Granny, you might want to check Facebook—for now, at least. As more people around the world join social networks—and as more platforms launch, rebrand or lose cachet—it’s getting harder to find and reach specific people.

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New Group Aims to Study Impact of AI and Algorithms on Society

Flack's Revenge

Recently he told me about a new effort that he helped conceive – DigiDig – a website and citizen-led group dedicated to studying this area. The intention is to connect with the many similar or analog groups that populate the global digital space. No membership fees, but requests for contributions via PayPal at info@digidig.it “ The post New Group Aims to Study Impact of AI and Algorithms on Society appeared first on.

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An Exciting Year For Temkin Group Research

Axia PR

As you can see in the chart below, Temkin Group published a lot of interesting research in 2017. The post An Exciting Year For Temkin Group Research appeared first on Customer Experience Matters®. As the year winds down, it’s fun to look back and appreciate what’s been done. I’m very proud of what our team accomplished. We used many different research approaches (e.g.,

Manchester Airports Group launches revamped newsrooms

Presspage

Manchester Airports Group, or MAG Airports for short, is a leading airport group in the United Kingdom. With four airports being part of MAG, Manchester, London Stansted, East Midlands and Bournemouth, the group sees over 55 million passengers each year.

Financial industry group sets social media rules

PR Daily

One way of managing this risk is the use of software that enables advertisers to target particular groups very precisely,” the FCA suggests. Financial services companies have new guidelines to follow in social media.

PR Reporting startup CoverageBook raises $2 million from large group of angel investors to fund…

The Resolution Blog

PR Reporting startup CoverageBook raises $2 million from large group of angel investors to fund existing & new products CoverageBook , a dedicated reporting SaaS tool for public relations, has announced a funding round of $2 million from a large group of over 1,500 angel investors.

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5 LinkedIn groups for PR pros

PR Daily

Thanks to LinkedIn’s “Groups” feature, there’s much that PR pros can do to expose themselves to millions of like-minded business professionals all over the world. When it comes to PR, Linked offers many options for those looking to join a group.

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Facebook enables business pages to create and manage groups

PR Daily

It recently introduced the ability for business pages to create and manage Facebook groups. You can both link an existing group to a business page, (making the page an administrator) and create new groups without the need for your personal Facebook profile.

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#AIinPR group publishes crowdsourced PR tool database. What's missing?

Stephen Waddington

It’s a crowdsourced project undertaken by a group of volunteers that started in February. The drive by the CIPR’s #AIinPR panel to characterise the tools used by the public relations profession is gathering pace. Conversation about the impact of technology on the media and public relations, ranges from denial to techno-panic. It’s impossible to find a pragmatic point of view.

Facebook unveils ‘Reactions’; LinkedIn and Pinterest beef up groups, search

PR Daily

LinkedIn refines group features. On Tuesday, Venture Beat reported that LinkedIn was making several changes to its groups. Changes to groups—along with a standalone iOS app—launch Oct. The biggest change is that all groups will now be private, member-only discussions.

Talking Points Podcast: A Conversation with United Health Group’s Bryan Vincent

Communications Conversations

In this edition of the Talking Points Podcast, Kevin and I sit down with Bryan Vincent, director of digital communications at United Health Group and talk LinkedIn, the recent Mayo Clinic/Minneapolis Star Tribune partnership, MIMA Summit and a little Packers/Vikings football.

PR Rock Stars: UnitedHealth Group’s Kendra Klemme

Communications Conversations

Since then she’s moved on to UnitedHealth Group. But, I’ve found ways to stay connected to Kendra (I asked her to speak as part of a MIMA monthly program a couple years ago, and she’s a part of a mastermind group I run). I first met Kendra Klemme six years ago.

4 Tips For Building Effective Focus Groups

Flack Me

Category: Flack Me Summary: Whether you’re building a new marketing campaign or rebranding your business, a robust discovery process is an essential first step

Environmental research group scrambles as Internet calls for ‘Boaty McBoatface’

PR Daily

Most social media and PR pros know the risks of a branded hashtag campaign, but that caution also applies to online audience polls. The Natural Environment Research Council is learning that lesson.

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3 PR lessons from scouting groups’ war of words

PR Daily

News broke Wednesday that the Boy Scouts of America would open their ranks to girls, allowing female scouts to achieve the group’s highest honor: Eagle Scout. It’s “he said, she said” on a national scale.

5 groups on social media that marketers shouldn’t ignore

PR Daily

There’s too much data, too little time. It’s an excuse we hear far too often, but it will no longer pass in today’s marketing world. Salesforce’s 2015 State of Marketing report. shows that 89 percent of marketers find social media listening effective, but only 37 percent are actively practicing it. Plus, recent technologies have made it easier than ever to sort through data, pinpoint information that matters and develop targeted strategies to help your organization thrive.

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Group Lead - Milwaukee, WI

Flack Me

Company: Laughlin Constable Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin Industry: Not Specified Career Level: Senior Level Career (10+ yrs experience) Minimum Education: Bachelor's Job Status: Full Time

PR Rock Stars: United Health Group’s Madeline Strachota

Communications Conversations

You took a (relatively) new role at United Health Group 10 months ago–what are you doing at UH G and how is going so far? We Gen X’ers like to stereotype Millennials. We label them as lazy. We say they’re entitled. We call them title-grabbers.

List of women’s networking groups

Public Relations Sydney

The post List of women’s networking groups appeared first on Public Relations Sydney. For business women, networking is a great way to meet like-minded people, make new connections in your industry and learn something new from the people you meet. Making new connections may even help you to gain new clients or customers, promote your business or help someone else to achieve their goals. To help you get started […].

How PR pros can find niche groups for support and networking

PR Daily

There’s a related Facebook group, as well as a LinkedIn group for PR Daily. It hosts bi-weekly Twitter chats and offers a LinkedIn group with more than 5,700 members. Its sister group, The Organization of Canadian Women in PR , offers reciprocal membership.

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Group Account Director - Houston, TX

Flack Me

Company: Lopez Negrete Communications Location: Houston, Texas Industry: Advertising - Account Management Career Level: Management (Manager/Director of Staff) Minimum Education: Bachelor's Job Status: Full Time Salary Range: Commensurate with Experience

U.S. Marines quick to denounce behavior as secret Facebook group revealed

PR Daily

Defense Department is investigating hundreds of Marines for allegedly posting sexually explicit photos of female soldiers to a private Facebook group. The secret Facebook group, dubbed “Marines United,” had nearly 30,000 followers. The U.S.

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Why it pays to stay connected to your college alumni group

Communications Conversations

After the night was over, I got to thinking: This is why I invest so much time in our alumni group. Opportunities abound through your college connections–yet we often forget about this group as a primary professional network.

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Group Account Director - Chicago, IL

Flack Me

Company: The Onion Location: Chicago, Illinois Industry: Advertising - Sales Career Level: Senior Level Career (10+ yrs experience) Minimum Education: Bachelor''s Job Status: Full Time Salary Range: Commensurate with Experience

Health care leaders and groups lash out over CDC word ‘ban’

PR Daily

Words matter—but a recent selection of phrases has brought on ire from medical professionals and organizations nationwide. On Friday, The Washington Post broke news that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention—an organization under the U.S.

Group Director, Planning - Brooklyn, NY

Flack Me

Company: Hudson RPO Location: Brooklyn, New York Industry: Not Specified Minimum Education: Bachelor's Job Status: Full Time

Report: Journalists are the largest, most active verified group on Twitter

PR Daily

A new report on verified Twitter accounts shows that journalists are the most prevalent and the most active. The report comes from Triggertrap CEO Haje Jan Kamps, and was published on Medium this week. It shows that 25 percent of Twitter’s verified users are journalists.

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Publicis Group disciplines exec for saying gender diversity issue is ‘all over’

PR Daily

Kevin Roberts, chairman of Saatchi & Saatchi and a head coach at its parent company, Publicis Groupe, is under fire for saying that the gender diversity debate is “all over.”. Diversity & inclusion are business imperatives on which Publicis Groupe will not negotiate.

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The Top-4 Digital Strategies for Effective M&A Communications from the Brunswick Group

Zignal Labs

The post The Top-4 Digital Strategies for Effective M&A Communications from the Brunswick Group appeared first on Zignal Labs

Group Director Media Strategy - W Hollywood, CA

Flack Me

Company: Campbell Ewald Location: W Hollywood, California Industry: Not Specified Career Level: Senior Level Career (10+ yrs experience) Minimum Education: None Required Job Status: Full Time Salary Range: Commensurate with Experience

VP, Group Account Director - Birmingham, AL

Flack Me

Company: Luckie Location: Birmingham, Alabama Industry: Advertising - Account Management Career Level: Senior Level Career (10+ yrs experience) Minimum Education: Bachelor's Job Status: Full Time Salary Range: Commensurate with Experience

Stern Strategy Group’s Candid Careers

Stern + Associates

The post Stern Strategy Group’s Candid Careers appeared first on Stern Strategy Group. Everyone takes a different path in their career journey. Whether you become an associate, VP, director, manager or CEO, what matters most is how you got to your position and. Agency Culture career professional Public Relations

Firefly advises Quattro Plant Group on comms strategy

PR in High Definition

Firefly has been appointed to handle an internal and external communications project for Quattro Plant Group. The post Firefly advises Quattro Plant Group on comms strategy appeared first on Firefly Communications The aim is to reaffirm ‘the Quattro success story’ amongst employees and then externally to customers, prospects and influencers. Firefly will integrate the comms work with a paid media campaign, on and offline, plus advise on the integration with […].

Group Account Director - Las Vegas, NV

Flack Me

Company: R&R Partners Location: Las Vegas, Nevada Industry: Not Specified Career Level: Senior Level Career (10+ yrs experience) Minimum Education: Bachelor's Job Status: Full Time Salary Range: Commensurate with Experience

GM to sell two European lines to PSA Group for $2.3B

PR Daily

European automaker PSA group is hoping that size matters. Though the move would make PSA Group the second-largest automobile maker in Europe, the organization is taking a risk by buying two European brands that GM hasn’t been able to make profitable for years. In a PSA Group statement.