Weber Shandwick Seattle is looking to fill numerous positions on our growing strategy, social impact and consumer teams. We’re looking for collaborative, entrepreneurial, and inquisitive teammates who love to create things, tell stories, and solve business problems through integrated communications programs. Apply today: Group Manager/Account Director, Tech Communications Sr. Account Executive, Social Impact Communications Manager, […]
It’s kind of the unsung hero of the PR skill set. The PR newbie quickly learns that everything about a story — telling it right, targeting it right, timing it right — has to be based on research.
Say you’re manning the press room on the first day of a huge client conference, and five executive briefings are about to begin. Several reporters have gathered around you with questions about the day’s announcements and requests for power cords. Your phone is ringing and the walkie-talkie just went off. Are you ready for this? […]
Data breaches may not be rare, but they’re still among the most serious reputational threats facing companies today. Advance preparation and disciplined execution are critical to a successful response.
Last week, Weber Shandwick hosted Matt Hooper and Bryce Blum of IME Law, a Seattle-based law firm specializing in interactive media and entertainment law, to familiarize our staff of the many transformations occurring in the entertainment industry today. Specifically, Matt and Bryce focused on the unique role Seattle is playing in this revolution. By way of introduction, […]
With great data comes great responsibility. As data supports and leads more and more of our decisions and communications, we’ve developed a profound need to present it in ways that are compelling and easy to understand at a glance. When done right, infographics (or data visualizations) can be a very effective way to do this. So how […]
We’re in the communications business. And part of being a good communicator is minding your p’s and q’s. In this blog series, senior copywriter Mike Mathieu gives grammar lessons you might actually remember next time you’re communicating something important. Do quotation marks fall outside or inside other punctuation marks? As usual in grammar, it depends. […]
We’re in the communications business. And part of being a good communicator is minding your p’s and q’s. In this blog series, senior copywriter Mike Mathieu gives grammar lessons you might actually remember next time you’re communicating something important. Tip #1: The Hyphen and the Adverb Pop quiz: Is the Grammar Gram an “extremely-useful” resource […]