Category Archives: Public Relations

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Debbie Hilt

Making the Most of Our Time in the Big Easy

With multi-colored Mardi Gras beads overlaying convention credentials, Bill and I recently joined hundreds of traffic safety officials and exhibitors in New Orleans for the American Traffic Safety Services Association (ATSSA) 46th Annual Convention and Traffic Expo. As Mardi Gras floats paraded outside the Convention Center, we made our way through the Expo – learning

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Bill Ervin

Define Public Relations

Ask someone to define public relations and you’ll get a million different answers, even among PR pros. When I taught graduate-level courses in PR, I would always provide the textbook definition from Fraser P. Seitel (The Practice of Public Relations), which was rather long and convoluted and something about managing relations across various organizational platforms.

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