Indicate Media Captures The News: July 25, 2016

‘It’s hot outside,’ say most of us across the country. What better time to catch up on your reading than when it is too hot to go outside?  Check out these three top stories we found interesting, relevant, and valuable to businesses today. 

These Are The Companies With The Best Work-Life Balance
We can all agree that having a good life / work balance is paramount for long term success. For anyone who runs a business or is a direct manager of employees, it’s a no-brainer (in today’s digital and distracted world) to make sure hardworking employees have the time to explore and enjoy the many other things happening in their lives. Yet, some companies understand this just a little bit more than others. Check out which companies have the best Life Work Balance according to Fast Company. 

8 Secrets Of Great Communicators
‘Closeness-communication bias’ is a term recently used by researchers at the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business to explain our tendency to overestimate our ability to communicate when interacting with people we know well. In other words, even though you think you know someone well, you may have no idea what they are thinking and if you are actually breaking through to them. However, there is some good news. Check out these eight strategies that can help to overcome the communication bias that may be holding us back with everyone we encounter, especially those we know well. 

PR Insight of the Week
5 Ways to Score a Winning Media Tour

For many of us in the PR business, media tours, when executed perfectly, can be a top moment of the year. Unfortunately for most of us outside of Hollywood and the sporting world, media tours are few and far between. However, they do roll around every so often and it’s very important to be ready when they do. Here are 5 ways to score a winning media tour.

Enjoy the week ahead!