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#Friday5: Twitter Analytics, Click Bait & More


Here are the top industry stories for today’s Friday5 round up: on Facebook click bait, mass-media business models, the ‘Spiral of Silence,” Twitter analytics, and brand worth.

Logo Design: Behind the Scenes


Logos are everywhere, branding everything from our toothpaste to our cars. But how are these logos created? At Merritt Group, we follow an extensive process when designing logos.

#Friday5: Ice Bucket Challenge, Ferguson & More


Here are the top industry stories for today’s #Friday5 round up: Ice Bucket Challenge, Ferguson, GoDaddy/Mad Mimi, PR Measurement, and ISIS. Join the conversation in the comments or on social media!

Merritt’s Security Team Takes On Black Hat!


Earlier this month, the Merritt Security team traveled out to Las Vegas for one of the hottest industry shows of the year – Black Hat. This year’s show had more attendees than ever, with an estimated 9,000 folks from 91 countries!  We always enjoy observing how diverse the attendee base is and that is apparent from the apparel, which varies from suits to “I Heart Hacking” t-shirts.

#Friday5: Women in PR, Twitter, Robin Williams & More


I’m back from vacation and that means it’s time for another edition of my #Friday5 series. Here are the top industry stories in today’s round up: Print's struggles, BuzzFeed funding, women in PR, Twitter video ads, and media ethics around Robin Williams coverage.

Visual Thinkers vs. Textual Thinkers: How Do You Manage Each?


Are you a visual thinker or a textual thinker? Do you know the difference?

Merritt Group Named One of the Top Places to Work in PR


Merritt Group is honored to be named to PR News' Top Places to Work in PR 2014 list as one of 50 agencies/corporate teams recognized across the U.S. for our innovative workplace.

Hats off to our employees who deserve so much credit for the energy and creativity they bring everyday to reimagine and evolve our agency culture. It's been a major driver of our business success!

The winners will be honored at a luncheon in New York City on September 16.



Achieving Work/Life Balance One Happy Hour at a Time


#Friday5: Ad Bots, BuzzFeed, Twitter Earnings & More


Is it already Friday again? That means it’s time for the second edition of my new #Friday5 series! Check out the top industry stories in today’s round-up: Ad-chatting bots, LinkedIn Mobile, BuzzFeed, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and Twitter earnings.