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Below you'll find a list of all posts that have been tagged as “Off the Record”

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Bloomberg News Turns Tables

Bloomberg News turned the tables on me today. I just returned from a fascinating briefing given by the San Francisco Bureau Chief, and top tech editors/reporters at Bloomberg’s swanky waterfront San Francisco bureau and I had to agree to keep everything off-the-record about what was said about Bloomberg’s inner workings and plans. How many times have I asked that of reporters? Irony …

Okay, So You’ll Only Talk “Off the Record”

Television-Wall-757447Not everyone takes PR 101 or Journalism 101 in college and perhaps for that reason there is often confusion in the PR profession and even journalism circles about what terms like “Exclusive” and “Deep
Background” mean. Add bloggers into the mix, and “On the Record,” “On
Background,” “On Deep Background” and “Off the Record” are open to
interpretation.