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Why you should target potential clients at a Ragan event Ragan Conference Alert
Why you should target potential clients at a Ragan event
Event sponsors make lasting connections with target audiences at Ragan's popular PR, marketing and corporate communications conferences.
 
 
Are you the champion of all media relations campaigns? PR Daily Awards
Are you the champion of all media relations campaigns?
The Media Relations Awards recognizes creative communicators who drew undeniable attention to their product, brand or client through significant relationships with the media and unprecedented campaigns.
 
 
The art of taking time off work—guilt-free Workplace Issues
The art of taking time off work—guilt-free
Does the thought of grabbing a few days—or a couple of weeks—for R&R stress you out? Here are ways to make sure taking your much-needed vacation doesn’t ruin your work life.
 
 
 
Infographic: The Oxford comma debate ragan select teaserRagan Insider Content
Infographic: The Oxford comma debate

By Kristin Long

Take a look at a brief history of the contentious little comma, and arguments for both sides of the fight.

   
 
 
AP Stylebook adding singular ‘they’ Writing & Editing
AP Stylebook adding singular ‘they’
Communicators are advised to use the new term sparingly. The guide’s entry for ‘gender’ was also updated, and a new entry for ‘homophobia’ and ‘homophobic’ was added.
 
 
Inside Walmart’s digital strategy PR
Inside Walmart’s digital strategy
Two Walmart communications pros share how the retail giant is taking control of its reputation. Steal a few lessons from its playbook.
 
 
6 methods for learning what’s on your employees’ minds  Internal
6 methods for learning what’s on your employees’ minds

Here’s how to cultivate a culture that solicits and addresses employees’ concerns—without making them uncomfortable about pointing out flaws in your organization and its leaders.

 
 
United defends dress code decision amid online backlash Crisis Management
United defends dress code decision amid online backlash
After denying boarding to a couple of girls wearing leggings, wide criticism broke out across social media. An airline spokesman said, ‘We'll definitely take something away from today.’
 
 
5 methods for amping up employee recognition Internal
5 methods for amping up employee recognition
Tailoring rewards and accolades to individual personalities and to your overall culture creates a lasting bond between your staff and your organization. Try these approaches.
 
 
7 response modes for a crisis Crisis Management
7 response modes for a crisis
As quickly as print journalists would jump on a misstep or controversy, today's online news hawks (including the citizenry at large) make it essential to reply quickly and potently.
 
 
Why PR pros should treat journalists with courtesy and respect PR
Why PR pros should treat journalists with courtesy and respect
Even if your pitch gets ignored altogether, copping a snippy attitude won’t benefit you in either the short or long term. Reconsider your approach with these guidelines.
 
 
Infographic: Marketers’ guide to selling online PR
Infographic: Marketers’ guide to selling online
Though only 7 percent of organizations say that increasing sales through social platforms is a priority, the number continues to grow. Here’s what the tactic can do for you.
 
 
Show off your innovative media relations strategy PR Daily Awards
Show off your innovative media relations strategy
Do you have a smarter approach to media relations? Submit in 20 different categories to PR Daily's 2017 Media Relations Awards by the final deadline April 12.
 
 

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AP Stylebook adding singular ‘they’

AP announced recently that 'they' can be used sparingly, in cases where writing around a gender-specific pronoun is unavoidable or awkward. Plus, take a page from this exec's video series; a punctuation guide; GameStop to close stores and change focus; and more.

 

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