Best PR & Products from CES 2020

While 2020 still sounds like a futuristic year, the future of technology is here. This week, thousands of exhibitors are at the Consumer Electronics Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center, where the products of both the near and distant future are on full display for media, influencers and buyers to try out for themselves. […]

Better Pitching, Year of Video, Remembering Toni Morrison and More

QUICK PR READS YOU CAN TACKLE BETWEEN BITES   Happy Tuesday, Lunch Breakers! It’s the dog days of summer, and we’re spending equal amounts of time soaking up the sun but also enjoying the A/C while catching up on the latest in PR news.   We’ve rounded up a few stories that are important to keep on your radar […]

Google and Marriott Face Privacy Scandals, Kevin Hart’s Anti-Apology And More

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QUICK PR READS YOU CAN TACKLE BETWEEN BITES Happy Tuesday, Lunch Breakers! We’re inching closer to the end of the year and the holiday season is in full swing.   The weather outside is frightful, but do you know what’s even more frightful? A PR crisis that could have been prevented or managed more effectively.   Zip up your […]

Our Liberty Depends on Freedom of the Press

Our Liberty Depends on Freedom of the Press

“Our liberty depends on the freedom of the press, and that cannot be limited without being lost.” -Thomas Jefferson As public relations professionals, we spend a great deal of time thinking about and working with the press. Even as owned and shared platforms emerge as powerful tools for communication, we have not lost sight of […]

Meet Hannah: Life & PR lessons learned from running

Meet Hannah: Life & PR lessons learned from running

I’ve been running since I was about seven years old. I would ask my dad to drive around the neighborhood with his odometer reset so we could measure out a specific distance, and then I’d race my friends barefoot down the middle of our dead-end street. By the time I hit high school and college, […]

Brand Reputation, Visualizing Content, Making Headlines and More

Brand Reputation, Visualizing Content, Making Headlines and More

QUICK PR READS YOU CAN TACKLE BETWEEN BITES  Happy Tuesday, Lunch breakers! As we head into May, we’re celebrating summer weather and hoping for a win for the Capitals in tonight’s game against the Penguins. In this week’s edition, we cover visualizing your content, making headlines, Twitter content calendars, and Amazon’s brand reputation strategy. Reputation […]

A Black History Month Remembrance

A Black History Month Remembrance

As Black History Month is upon us, it occurred to me that an important African-American figure in the public relations profession would be worthy of recognition. As I had a small personal experience with this individual, I hope I might be permitted to offer that recognition. Ofield Dukes was a public relations professional in the […]

Listen and Learn: A Lesson in Communication and Perspective

Listen and Learn: A Lesson in Communication and Perspective

Like the rest of the working world, the Stanton team is diving deep into 2018 and drifting away from post-holiday blues. Two important things we are keeping in mind this year are communication and perspective. These two key elements are needed for any PR professional to succeed. This industry is all about one-on-one relationships with […]

Meet Elaine: From Politics to PR, Qualities That Make You Marketable

Since moving to D.C., the bulk of my professional experience has revolved around Capitol Hill. From learning the art of networking and office politics to interacting with politicians and distinguished professionals, every job has been challenging and fulfilling at the same time. But, six months ago, I became a part of the PR world and […]

Pitch Perfect, Brand Reputation, and Pizza Wars

QUICK PR READS YOU CAN TACKLE BETWEEN BITES Happy Tuesday, Lunch Breakers! The holidays are right around the corner, as is the inevitable sound of early Christmas music, shopping and the consumption that defines every holiday season. In this week’s edition, we bring you a look at what’s to come for PR in 2018, successful […]