Copyblogger A Quick Note About the History of Labor Day That You May Not Realize "¦ September 1, 2014, 6:00 am The first Monday of September is upon us, which means that it is Labor Day in the United States (and Labour Day in Canada). Have you ever wondered why North America celebrates Labor Day in September, while many parts of the rest of the world celebrate International Workers’ Day on the first day of May? [ Continue Reading.
NYT > Media & Advertising P.R. Firm for Putin's Russia Now Walking a Fine Line August 31, 2014, 6:17 pm Ketchum's staff members who provide public relations advice to Russia must avoid being seen as defending acts contrary to American interests while still providing some luster for a lucrative client.
NYT > Media & Advertising Mental Floss Is Buoyed by Online Video August 31, 2014, 5:24 pm Mental Floss has become one of the magazine industry's biggest video success stories by deploying a secret weapon "” the author and YouTube star John Green.
NYT > Media & Advertising ISIS Displaying a Deft Command of Varied Media August 30, 2014, 8:59 am ISIS, the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, is using every contemporary mode of messaging to recruit fighters, intimidate enemies and promote its claim to have established a caliphate.