We’re just five days into the new year and already projections show that this just might be the year of technology. Will another platform overtake Facebook this year? How will the technology behind Google Glass advance in the marketplace? What’s going to be the next big thing? While we wait as the new year takes shape, let’s take a look back at some of the ups and downs from 2013.
With just as many winners, there were some doozies from last year – names like Anthony Weiner, Paula Deen and Justine Sacco, to name a few, have already slipped our minds. The Wrap put together this list of the Most Memorable Publicity Disasters of 2013. You’ll remember most of these names and the incidents that we can all learn from.
Infographics were king this past year and with social media continuing to be a force this Social Media Year in Review: 13 Must Know Stats from 2013 by Entrepreneur includes some nuggets worth noting.
And while we lost some of our great leaders in PR this past year, Richard Edelman’s recap The Year in PR does an excellent job highlighting global trends and industry standouts. Be sure to read all the way to the end for a refresher on PR values.
Now that you’re all caught up, use these 7 Ways to Start 2014 Strong in PR and Marketing to set the stage for a great 2014. There are some great tips for entry level and senior practitioners alike.