Monthly archives: June 2015

Posted by Amy Derjue

Facebook Rolls Out Lead Ads

June 29, 2015 In SM& Team Comments Off on Facebook Rolls Out Lead Ads

The Solomon McCown digital team let out a cry of glee at the news that Facebook is experimenting with “lead ads.” This new objective will make it easier for Facebook

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Posted by Marissa Lalli

Apple Guides the Evolution of How We Stay In Touch

June 26, 2015 In SM& Team Comments Off on Apple Guides the Evolution of How We Stay In Touch

I was recently chatting with a friend when he sent me a screenshot of an article he was reading. I couldn’t even pay attention to the article’s content because I

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Posted by Kelly Smith

Dropping a Beat

June 19, 2015 In Public Relations Comments Off on Dropping a Beat

Journalism, and therefore how we PR professionals work with journalists, is changing. Tried and true print publications have to compete with all-digital outlets, a 24-hours news cycle and an audience

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Posted by T.J. Winick

An Unbelievable End to Brian Williams’ Suspension

June 19, 2015 In Executive Comments Off on An Unbelievable End to Brian Williams’ Suspension

NBC News announced Thursday that disgraced anchor Brian Williams will return to the air in a diminished role, covering breaking news for cable outlet MSNBC, as well as filling in

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Posted by Rachel Dobbs

What I’ve Learned after a Month in Public Relations

June 17, 2015 In Corporate Comments Off on What I’ve Learned after a Month in Public Relations

It was a month ago this week that I started the first day of my first job after graduating from college. I remember reading the Solomon McCown blog and thinking,

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Posted by Molly Munroe

Brands Continue to Adapt to Fit Customer Needs

June 15, 2015 In SM& Team Comments Off on Brands Continue to Adapt to Fit Customer Needs

Pinterest’s decision to begin incorporating a “buy button” into its feed got me thinking about how companies are constantly adapting to fit their target audiences’ needs. In such a competitive

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Posted by Alyson Cleaves

Windows 10 and the Evolution of Professional Communication

June 15, 2015 In SM& Team Comments Off on Windows 10 and the Evolution of Professional Communication

The technological world is a place where interpersonal relationships become lost behind the screens of phones, tablets and computers. Removing technology is certainly not the answer. Rather, we should use

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Posted by Solomon McCown Staff

Starting the End of Life Care Conversation

June 12, 2015 In SM& Team Comments Off on Starting the End of Life Care Conversation

This week, the Boston Globe ran a story about how we, as a society, approach the treatment and decision-making around end of life care. This is a topic we are

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Posted by Jackson Murphy

San Francisco Warns Against Big Beverage

June 12, 2015 In SM& Team Comments Off on San Francisco Warns Against Big Beverage

The city of San Francisco is exploring new ways to cut down on sugar consumption through legislation that would undoubtedly prompt the Kool-Aid man to cry, “Ohh noo!” This week,

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Posted by Michelle Mastrobattista

Solomon McCown Webinar Provides Title IX Guidance

June 11, 2015 In Executive, SM& Team Comments Off on Solomon McCown Webinar Provides Title IX Guidance

Solomon McCown Webinar Provides Title IX Guidance   More than 100 representatives from some of the nation’s most prestigious colleges and universities tuned in Thursday to our Solomon McCown webinar:

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