The Results are In: Iowa Social Media Survey 2016

The Results are In: Iowa Social Media Survey 2016

In 2016, social media use by organizations is not new. In fact, 94.9 percent of respondents to Hanser & Associates’ Social Media in Iowa survey in February said that their organizations have been using social media for more than a year. Sixty-six percent of...
A robot will take your job?

A robot will take your job?

The BBC recently built a thing based on a report of the rise of the machines, and that thing says PR people are ‘quite unlikely’ to be replaced by robots. Still, I had a chance to visit with the founders of KeyWee and Narrative Science during the PR...
Watercooler Wednesday: Where will Facebook Reactions take us?

Watercooler Wednesday: Where will Facebook Reactions take us?

This is the first in a series of posts designed to generate conversation (and hopefully some insights) on breaking developments in public relations and marketing. It will be interesting to see how many posts involve Facebook. What is it? Facebook is testing Reactions...

Poll: Relationship Between Iowa Businesses and Media Remains Sound

Survey shows average grades, despite significant drop in media trust of business WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (August 21, 2003) – Despite concerns about business trustworthiness and media bias, Iowa media and businesses give each other passing grades according to the...