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Earning the APR: My Thoughts on The Process

Someone recently asked me why I pursued the APR credential. The APR is the Public Relations profession’s only voluntary post-graduate certification program representing the most prestigious credential in the communications industry. I highly recommend the APR. Social media has accelerated the number of people entering the PR profession – in a bad way. You hear of reports of unethical edits…


RE: APR Critics: Down With Education!

There are so many public relations and marketing professionals who criticize the APR.

Yet, here I am, studying for the APR exam and hoping to achieve this monumental credential before the year is out.  I am not fazed.

I don’t mind the chatter and I don’t let other people’s definition of the APR persuade my decision to go for the credential. Getting the APR for me is showing my commitment to public relations. That’s it! I love the aspect of striving for a higher standard – this is much needed in PR due to those in the profession who give it a bad name. Even when I was a news reporter I didn’t mind PR people or give them names like “flack,” but I understand they were just doing their job. And on some days, I needed them to help me with my stories, give me access to the CEO or official, or help me round out my perspective.

I appreciate PRSA recognizing that it was time to update the credential and do better. This is a positive step in diversifying the types of people who obtain the APR, and give it more meaning to those who already possess it.

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The rise of account-level scoring to qualify leads

Through the use of nurturing, inbound marketing, lead scoring, marketing automation platforms and other technol-ogies, many have achieved a level of measurable business contribution they couldn't imagine 10 years ago. However, while there is much to …See all stories on this topic » from http://www.google.com/url?sa=X&q=http://www.btobonline.com/article/20120514/LEADGEN05/305149934/the-rise-of-account-level-scoring-to-qualify-leads&ct=ga&cad=CAcQARgAIAAoATAAOABAxP3E_QRIAlAAWABiBWVuLVVT&cd=LXv1SxmCDtg&usg=AFQjCNGMuqcEJ0ayN4ROCFCFK_f2_-aCFQ

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SoPo Spread: Top Inbound Marketing Tips 5/14 | Spectate

Tweet. SoPo Spread Did everyone have a happy Mother's Day? Our top inbound marketing tips this past week hit some real highlights, especially if you're a user of WordPress. Be sure to check these out: …Spectate Inbound Marketing from http://www.google.com/url?sa=X&q=http://spectate.com/2012/05/sopo-spread-top-inbound-marketing-tips-514/&ct=ga&cad=CAcQARgAIAIoATAAOABAtb7E_QRIAlgAYgVlbi1VUw&cd=AA2MV7HvFAQ&usg=AFQjCNGmHQavkkI6WEQVl2jiTtb2ku1mTg

6 Steps to Inbound Marketing Success [Infographic]

This is an excellent companion to my 7 steps to effective inbound marketing. Create and maintain a powerful website. An effective website is the hub of all your online marketing and lead generation activities. Generate more traffic through effective …See all stories on this topic » Business 2 Community from http://www.google.com/url?sa=X&q=http://www.business2community.com/marketing/6-steps-to-inbound-marketing-success-infographic-0177014&ct=ga&cad=CAcQARgAIAAoATAAOABA5PXD_QRIAlAAWABiBWVuLVVT&cd=EQP_yaTq4tc&usg=AFQjCNE9Pq7K1KFzc8Hqr1_nXFwyscXSxg

Lead-gen by phone: The ultimate in content marketing

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Yahoo names Levinsohn interim CEO » Public Relations | Blog …

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