Here is the third installment in my series about maximizing "secret sauce" in tech marketing.
In the first post, I explored the meaning and history of the term, and shared examples. In the next one, I outlined steps to turn your core IP
In my last post I explained the history and significance of secret sauce, or IP, in tech marketing. I also laid out the challenges of getting PR mileage from your core tech.
To summarize, "secret sauce" underpins a solution or component. This almost magical ingredient has given
The EV blog Electrek broke the news last week that Tesla is dissolving its PR department. Editor-in-chief Fred Lambert's story covered journalists' growing frustrations with the comms team leading up to its shutdown. He wrote:
Electrek can confirm that Tesla has dissolved its PR department — technically becoming
The fourth wall is a figurative one at the foot of a stage (the other three walls shape the room of the set). Actors breach this wall when they talk to the audience. Similarly, PR is being challenged to break through mass communications and take
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I love the band Talking Heads, and saw them for first time in college many years ago. Back then, I thought they had a cool name - but only found out that it refers to the disembodied heads of yakking
They come in various flavors. The too-good-to-be-true TV spot. The “Pssst I can get you into XXXX, guaranteed, just pay me $YYYY.” The endless procession of awards and articles with price tags attached.
Many PR people reflexively dismiss these and spend a lot
As we enter a new decade, I implore PR to do its part in protecting the journalistic info supply chain.
Be truth-tellers. Be great fact-checkers.
Now wait a second, I can hear you protest. That is not our job. We are paid to put the
best possible spin
Some may assume that those who work in technology PR have similar gigs - but the assignments can vary substantially.
First, almost every company is a tech company today, right? So just adding "technology" to PR does not shed much light. Job requirements for those
People sometimes wonder how I started out in engineering and wound up in PR. Something that happened recently really made an impression and brought my career journey full circle, 35 years later. Read on to learn more, and I hope you enjoy the story!
You Don't Need a CMO invited us to host a seminar earlier this month about PR tips for blockchain initiatives. The recorded session, called Thinking Out of the Block ran on YouTube and is also share above in this post.
Chris Nicholas of the