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“Framing Britney Spears”: The Importance of Media Relations

“Framing Britney Spears”: The Importance of Media Relations

Published on February 23, 2021, at 7:02 p.m. by Kris Scott. “Britney’s Fury,” “Britney’s Meltdown,” “Britney in Crisis,” “Britney Hits Rock Bottom,” “Britney: Out of Control”: These are just a few headlines that have plagued Britney Spears’ life. “Framing Britney Spears” is an investigative docuseries produced

PRSA vs. SPJ: How to Reconcile Competing Ethical Codes

PRSA vs. SPJ: How to Reconcile Competing Ethical Codes

Published on October 16, 2020, at 3:15 p.m. by Bailey Broughton. It can not be denied that journalists are integral partners in allowing public relations practitioners to achieve communication objectives for a client or organization. The media coverage that journalists provide to PR professionals in

How PR Can Help Shape the Mental Health Conversation

How PR Can Help Shape the Mental Health Conversation

Published on October 1, 2020, at 7:44 p.m. by Allison Cohen Since the medieval ages, mental health has carried negative stigmas, ranging from evil spirits controlling the mind to demons causing erratic behavior. Through the growth in psychological studies over time, science has debunked these

PR in Movies: How NOT to Do Press Conferences

PR in Movies: How NOT to Do Press Conferences

Published on March 30, 2020, at 8:16 p.m. by Dylan Lanas. I recently watched a YouTube video from WIRED that featured a former CIA officer reacting to various Hollywood movies. The scenes chosen from the movies featured characters “disguising” themselves, realistically and — much more

Closing the Gap — Understanding Media Relations 

Closing the Gap — Understanding Media Relations 

Published on November 8, 2019, at 2:45 p.m. by Ally Denton. Public relations professionals are no strangers to the media. We are constantly keeping up with news and trends — ensuring we are at the cusp of anything newsworthy. In this field it’s common to

Pack Your Bags: A Trip Through the Travel and Tourism Sector

Pack Your Bags: A Trip Through the Travel and Tourism Sector

Published on June 3, 2019, at 7:11 a.m. by Olivia Lake. Airport departure screens are filled with names of travel destinations, ranging from Charlotte to Dallas to San Francisco and everywhere in between. Travel destinations recruit visitors, and oftentimes public relations professionals are the movers

5 Ways to Determine What PR Niche Is Right for You

5 Ways to Determine What PR Niche Is Right for You

Published on October 30, 2017, at 2:47 p.m. by Mallory McDonald. According to the Public Relations Society of America, “Public relations is a strategic communications process that builds mutually beneficial relationships between organizations and their publics.” But what actually falls under PR, and how do

MiLB and PR

MiLB and PR

Published on June 19, 2017, at 10:47 a.m. by Terrika Woods. The sports industry is a dream career path for most communicators. Whether the NFL, NBA, NHL or MLB, communicators are drawn to the sports industry. But what about minor league sports? Minor League Baseball

What Powers Keisa Sharpe

What Powers Keisa Sharpe

Published on December 30, 2016, at 6:22 p.m. by Kennedy Studdard. Maybe it’s the way she commands a room. Or maybe it’s the way she makes herself extremely approachable. Perhaps it’s her ability to effectively communicate a story, a message, or an idea and create

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