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Highschool PR Stereotype

“What are you studying?” asks a curious acquaintance.

“I’m studying public relations in the Journalism school,” you proudly reply.

“Public relations? Oh…” And then the blank stare comes; you can almost see the gears inside their head turning. 176 more words

Crisis Communication

Social media tools during a crisis


I found this chart provided by the American Red Cross very informational. As an aspiring PR professional it was interesting for me to review these numbers. 92 more words

5 Lessons from 'Scandal' Season 3

If you’re anything like me, you’re probably still reeling from last night’s explosive season finale of ‘Scandal’. Olivia runs away with Jake, Huck reunites with his family, Fitz wins the election, and B613 is back in business. 750 more words

Public Relations

American Airlines manages potential crisis

By Elissa Huck

Public relations professionals wear many hats and must be able to multi-task in order to fulfill several duties; they maintain media relations, internal and external communications and marketing functions. 473 more words

Social Media

Lessons Learned From a Crisis

This blog was inspired by an article posted April 7 by Alokananda Chakraborty in the Business Standard. The article, Lessons from a crisis, reviews the efforts made by the Malaysia Airlines and explains the lessons we can all learn from their efforts. 422 more words

What will US AIRWAYS do After this Twitter Disaster?

A conversation started between an individual whose flight was delayed for about an hour and US AIRWAYS on Twitter.

She tweeted this @USAirways Unhappy that 1787 sat for an hour on tarmac in CLT because overweight, resulting in over hour late arrival in PDX… 201 more words


When a CEO goes to Washington.

On April 2014 Ms. Barra, General Motors’ CEO, went to Washington to testify before the Congress. She did everything by the book but it was not enough.

Corporate Communications