Tag Archives: Morrissey & Co.

Perhaps there is a light at the end of the tunnel

(and what PR can do to help) Bloomberg reports that the number of job openings in the U.S.  rose by 225,000 in September, the most in a month for the last three years. That may not seem like a lot, … Continue reading

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Establishing Online Connections: M&Co. Web Footprint

As a new year approaches, just about every corporation is creating a strategic plan for 2011. At Morrissey & Company, part of that plan is answering the question, “How are we going to connect better?” Be it clients, students or … Continue reading

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LinkedIn and Facebook Expand Platforms

LinkedIn is the latest of the social media/connectivity tools to offer a “share” button, linking articles and news items back to its site. Among those offering the new tool are news sites Bloomberg and Forbes . Users can even sign … Continue reading

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TSA, Four Loko Respond to Critics

Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano announced two months ago that full-body scans at U.S. airports would be paid for through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. Since the announcement, 68 airports now utilize these devices, including most recently Orlando, Dulles, … Continue reading

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Spam Cruise Docks Safely in San Diego Harbor

Carnival cruise ship The Splendor made headlines this week as an engine room fire left the vessel without enough power to continue on the cruise – let alone get back to land. The Splendor lost almost all power 500 miles … Continue reading

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Danger and Opportunity

The Web 2.0 has become an integral part of globalization and the biggest source of our information anxiety. We have been given the opportunity to create bigger impacts as individuals, but also as individuals, we no longer share a similar set … Continue reading

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Making Strides from “Dude, You’re Gettin a Dell!” to “You Can Tell It’s a Dell”

Dell is making news headlines as of late for the launch of their newest advertising campaign , in addition to drawing praise for their social media and customer integration efforts. The campaign focuses on providing something for everyone, and is … Continue reading

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Boston Brains

The Daily Beast has rounded up the smartest cities in the USA, and Boston tops the list this year… but not if you ask the Metro. The front page of this morning’s Metro claimed that Boston came in 3rd place … Continue reading

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Reputation Wrap Week 10/17

Juan Williams Fired from NPR Making headlines this week was Juan Williams, an NPR analyst who got fired after making controversial comments on Fox News: “I mean, look, Bill, I’m not a bigot. You know the kind of books I’ve … Continue reading

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The Starbucks Digital Network: A Super-Caffienated Multimedia Experience

Today Starbucks, in a partnership with Yahoo!, goes live with its new Starbucks Digital Network, giving customers access to a large library of content via the chain’s free Wi-Fi service. Now Starbucks patrons, already notorious for wiling away the time … Continue reading

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