The show must go on, even during a pandemic

October 6, 2020By Craig NoldenAMEC, Burrelles, Communications, Content Marketing, General Information, Industry Events, Marketing, Media Industry, Media Measurement, Media Monitoring, Media Outreach, Media Pitch, Media Relations, Mobile Media, Productivity, PRSA, PRSSA, Public Relations, Social Media, Technology No Comments

As we’ve all noticed (and probably experienced), the COVID-19 pandemic has wreaked havoc on almost every industry. From travel & leisure to auto sales to commercial real estate and everything in between, virtually all business has been impacted in one way or another. One of my favorites, the entertainment industry, is no exception. How these … Read More

Ethics in PR Matters—Especially Now

September 29, 2020By Tressa RobbinsAMEC, Burrelles, Communications, Content Marketing, General Information, Marketing, Media Industry, Media Measurement, Media Monitoring, Media Outreach, Media Relations, Mobile Media, News Coverage, Productivity, PRSA, PRSSA, Public Relations, Social Media, Technology 4 Comments

Trust and ethics go hand-in-glove, and in today’s disrupted environment, they aren’t just important; they are crucial. So what exactly is “ethics”? The Merriam-Webster dictionary states, ethics plural in form but singular or plural in construction: the discipline dealing with what is good and bad and with moral duty and obligation. A set of moral principles: a … Read More

How the “Decade of the Home” is impacting retailers

September 22, 2020By Craig NoldenBurrelles, Communications, Content Marketing, General Information, Marketing, Media Industry, Media Measurement, Media Monitoring, Media Outreach, Media Relations, Mobile Media, News Coverage, Productivity, Public Relations, Social Media, Technology No Comments

If there’s one thing I’ve noticed during the pandemic, it’s that friends and family alike are seizing on the opportunity to do activities, hobbies and work around the house that they might not otherwise have done pre-COVID-19. And why not? From cleaning out the clutter and re-organizing, to taking on home improvement projects, to playing … Read More

Social Media: Moving Beyond Vanity Metrics

September 15, 2020By BurrellesAdvertising/Marketing, Burrelles, Communications, Content Marketing, General Information, Marketing, Media Industry, Media Measurement, Media Monitoring, Media Relations, Mobile Media, News Coverage, PRSA, PRSSA, Public Relations, Social Media, Technology No Comments

In the COVID era, there’s one thing across the board that we are all doing—attending and participating in virtual events—whereas, in the past, we would have attended in person. This blog post includes key takeaways from a recent PRSA St. Louis (and other Midwest PRSA chapters) professional development webinar. My friend and PRSA colleague, Aurora … Read More