Tag: public relations

How is Social Media Changing the News Landscape?

In the age of Twitter and other social media networks, where anyone can “break news,” how is traditional journalism changing, who are the true journalists, and what is the difference between news and information?  Those were just a few of the interesting questions examined at The Media Landscape: How Social Journalism Is Changing the News […]

Royal Dutch Shell's PR problem

Even after agreeing to pay $15.5 million to settle suits accusing them of human-rights abuses in Nigeria, the Royal Dutch Shell oil company still has a major PR problem there.  College of Communication Professor Peter Morrissey, a reputation-management expert who helped Johnson & Johnson in the Tylenol case, has some suggestions for Shell — including naming […]