PR Measurement – New Tools and New Skills

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Of all the new digital skills PR pros need to learn, measurement is perhaps the most important. Unless you know what to measure, and how to measure it, you'll  never be able to show the value of your work. It is a numbers game.  That's what gets the attention of the C-suite. How much went in, what did you achieve and what did we get in return? The statistics execs pay … [Read more...]

PR Measurement – What to Measure

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  Yesterday I was the guest on the #measurepr Twitter chat. Here are the questions and answers, with some expanded content. Q1. What outputs, outtakes and outcomes must you measure, and how can you tie them to the bottom line? Answers: Let's first define what these terms mean: Output: The actions you take, the product you create and distribute. (releases, … [Read more...]

PR, Big Data and Actionable Insights

Deirdre Breakenridge, Adjunct Professor at NYU and CEO of Pure Performance Communications, was part of the panel on PR and Big Data at the PRSA conference in Philadelphia in October 2013. With powerful monitoring and social media intelligence tools, pulling and analyzing large sets of data, “big data” is seen as the future of public relations. However, using the information … [Read more...]