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Everything You Do or Say is PR

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Happy Tuesday! Today’s edition of Lunch Break explores how to avoid embarrassment on social media, the launch of the new iPhone, and Amazon’s search for a new headquarters. Avoiding Mistakes on Social Yesterday was the 16th anniversary of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, and a lot of organizations shared messages on social media to… Continue Reading Everything You Do or Say is PR

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Brands v. the Eclipse, BYOC, Re/Max Re/Does the Hot Air Balloon

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QUICK PR READS YOU CAN TACKLE BETWEEN BITES Didn’t get your hands on solar eclipse glasses? Hopefully your eyesight in still intact to read this week’s roundup of PR news. We reenacted kindergarten by creating our own viewer the old-school way. In today’s Lunch Break, brands break out of the shadow and join the eclipse… Continue Reading Brands v. the Eclipse, BYOC, Re/Max Re/Does the Hot Air Balloon

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The Eclipse is Hot, Podcasts for All, An Influencer Wake-Up Call

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QUICK PR READS YOU CAN TACKLE BETWEEN BITES Happy Tuesday, Lunch Breakers. We’re T-minus six days until liftoff. And by liftoff, we mean the Total Solar Eclipse that will block out the sun across parts of the United States from Oregon to South Carolina next Monday. In today’s lunch break, we’ll explain how the eclipse… Continue Reading The Eclipse is Hot, Podcasts for All, An Influencer Wake-Up Call

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Gaffes by Google, Rebranding for Success, and Shaping Social Media through Company Culture

Lunch Break: Aug. 8

QUICK PR READS YOU CAN TACKLE BETWEEN BITES Happy Tuesday! In today’s edition of Lunch Break, we cover Google’s PR issue of the week, the timeliness and success of rebranding, and how company culture shapes social media. Google’s in Hot Water Looks like Google is the next big corporation to take the hot seat. Recently,… Continue Reading Gaffes by Google, Rebranding for Success, and Shaping Social Media through Company Culture

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Content Predictions for 2022, Apple Taps Into Trump’s America, A Few Tips for Scaramucci, and More

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QUICK PR READS YOU CAN TACKLE BETWEEN BITES We’re late lunchers today, but grab a sandwich (or if you wish, an early happy hour glass) and let’s dive right in. There’s a lot to cover. In this week’s Lunch Break, Hubspot takes us behind the scenes of its blog redesign, Content Marketing Institute blasts into… Continue Reading Content Predictions for 2022, Apple Taps Into Trump’s America, A Few Tips for Scaramucci, and More

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RIP MS Paint, Coach Goes on a Shopping Spree & Defining Clickbait

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QUICK PR READS YOU CAN TACKLE BETWEEN BITES Good afternoon, lunch breakers! To all the new PR professionals out there, navigating a new industry can be tough, especially when you hate the dress code. In epic Shark Week news, Michael Phelps has finally met his match in the form of great white shark. This week we’re talking… Continue Reading RIP MS Paint, Coach Goes on a Shopping Spree & Defining Clickbait

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Winter Is Here with PR Lessons, Customer Service Chatbots and the Emboldenment Effect

Lunch Break: July 18

QUICK PR READS YOU CAN TACKLE BETWEEN BITES Happy Tuesday, Lunch Breakers! By now, if you’re a Game of Thrones fan, you’ve had plenty of time to digest the Season 7 premiere. No spoilers in this post—this author is still seven seasons and a couple of Ed Sheeran albums behind. Speaking of GoT, in this… Continue Reading Winter Is Here with PR Lessons, Customer Service Chatbots and the Emboldenment Effect

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Cultivating FOMO, the Upswing of the Insta-Ad and Fashion’s Secret Fabric

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QUICK PR READS YOU CAN TACKLE BETWEEN BITES Good afternoon, communicators! President Trump has met face-to-face with Vladimir Putin for the first time, Spiderman: Homecoming did $117 million in its domestic opening, and 7-Eleven will be celebrating “7/11 Day” with a nationwide deal for free Slurpees. That’s right—things are happening. But you’re a mover, a… Continue Reading Cultivating FOMO, the Upswing of the Insta-Ad and Fashion’s Secret Fabric

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Coming Soon: Your City’s Drone Hive, Harry Potter Turns 20, YouTube Puts VR In Your Hands, and More

Lunch Break: June 27

Quick PR Reads You Can Tackle Between Bites What’s this weird filmy thing in the air? Oh right, that’s D.C. summer, and my archnemesis, Humidity, has returned. In this week’s communication news, our wands are at the ready for Harry Potter’s 20th anniversary, Amazon patented a drone skyscraper, YouTube is bringing VR to your fingertips,… Continue Reading Coming Soon: Your City’s Drone Hive, Harry Potter Turns 20, YouTube Puts VR In Your Hands, and More

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Intergalactic poultry, JAY-Z’s hungry following, and the überthreat of poisonous dialogue

Lunch Break: June 20

Quick PR Reads You Can Tackle Between Bites Happy lunch break! As the puddles from Monday’s storm dry on the pavement outside of Stanton’s Baltimore and DC offices, we are ready to dish breaking and share-worthy updates from the communication-sphere. In this week’s Lunch Break, we share an out-of-this-world partnership, a hip-hop monarch’s brilliant communicative… Continue Reading Intergalactic poultry, JAY-Z’s hungry following, and the überthreat of poisonous dialogue

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