Of note: Weiss opened her statement saying, “The issue of certification has been discussed, dissected and debated for years.” Indeed, it has. So what’s the hubub now? Hello!! They’re not doin’ it to make friends! The point is that it’s gettin’ pretty wacky out there and if they don’t take hold of the reins, the government will. That would NOT be good.
But according to Toni Muzi Falconi, who’s presently teaching Global Relations at NYU’s Master Program in Public Relations, the pressure seems to be coming from our global partners... as well as, interestingly, the junior ranks. In a class that he is teaching presently, he was surprised to learn that over 60 percent of his students (young up-and-coming professionals from agencies, profit and non-profit organizations) selected “licensing” for their final paper.
Posted by an Honored Guest Tuesday, August 14, 2007
BIG treat today! We've got a genuine reference piece on the topic of the professional digital divide.
What's that? Well, it happens to be all the rage in the PR Biz today. It's that HUGE, uncomfortable, and growing contradiction that exists presently between PR and PR 2.0. Web evangelists proselytize a paradigm shift; the PR traditionalists cry the end of the profession. And the split isn't just happening from one firm to the next. The battleground is within firms, as well.
Well... she responded like a seasoned even-keeled pro. Marcia not only navigates the great divide but also articulates the bridge. It is surely a must read and something we all should subsequently discuss.
On Thursday, March 8, 2007 at 7:41 AM, Ronn Torossian, President and CEO of 5WPR, emphatically promised that he was going to sue us. No real reason, he was just irritated by our teasing him about getting in bed with pornographer Joe Francis. Anyway, Ronn gave his obscenity-laced word that we'd see the complaint in 72 hours. It's now late by
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