According to Dove published survey data, over half (54%) of women globally—equating to an astounding 672 million women worldwide—agree that when it comes to how they look, they are their own worst beauty critic. The three-minute “Dove Real Beauty Sketches” video that launched last month has garnered more than 114 million total views, making it [...]
Posts Tagged 'Media Relations'
As a former print journalist, I remember two of my biggest pet peeves were receiving information from public relations professionals that was not appropriate for our audience and submitted way past our publication deadline. These annoyances soon became the driving force behind my transition from journalism into public relations. Now that I’m working on the [...]
From left: Lynn Sweet, Howard Arenstein, Doug Stanlin
I’m clearly a geek, but I’m going to proudly say it: it’s an exciting time to be in media relations.
I started my career in media a decade ago and as the field has changed, the practice of getting key messages in front of target audiences via the media [...]
“Can you believe what she’s wearing?”
“That guy doesn’t know what he’s talking about.”
“This is booooring.”
We’ve all made off-the-cuff remarks like these assuming that we wouldn’t be overheard. We know it’s not appropriate, but let’s be honest: we all have opinions. We’re human and occasionally there’s too short of a delay [...]