Top Skills for 2016 from LinkedIn

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This list of the top 25 skills that can make you more marketable in 2016 and beyond was published on the Official LinkedIn blog.   The data was gathered by analyzing all of the hiring and recruiting activity that occurred on LinkedIn in 2015 to find the 25 hottest skills required.  Since LinkedIn has access to the hiring data of millions of companies and … [Read more...]

New PR Skills Needed to Fill Talent Gap

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The Holmes Global Communication Report 2016 revealed that in-house execs and agency leaders agree that talent is the top challenge for PR today. Although the outlook for growth is good, there is concern that the industry is not adapting fast enough to the new media landscape and there is a lack of talent to allow brands and agencies to achieve their expansion goals. The PR … [Read more...]

PR Poised to Become the Digital Leader

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A recent article in AdAge reports that " the emergence of skippable, blockable, opt-out-able advertising, not to mention ever-more integrated campaigns, means PR can suddenly demand more than a supporting role—and maybe even take center stage." That's great news for PR. It seems that instead of being bombarded with ads, the public prefers good storytelling accompanied y … [Read more...]

15 Digital Skills for PR & Marketing Pros

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Technology is advancing and changing at such a rapid pace it's tough to stay  current.  These 15 digital skills are essential for anyone working in PR and marketing today. Start learning these skills today and by the end of the year you'll already be ahead of the pack.   DOWNLOAD THE PDF GET THE FREE 15 LESSON EMAIL COURSE … [Read more...]

Search Dominates Top News Sites for September 2015

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  The News search websites are still at the top of the list. These are the Top 15 News sites for September 2015 (Source www.ebizmba.com) Yahoo News - Still holding on to the top spot with 175,000,000 visitor per month Google News - Nipping at their heels with 150,000,000 visitor a month Huffington Post - now a real contender with 11,000,000 visitors a month CNN - … [Read more...]