Ron Smith APR

Public relations educator, author, consultant & researcher

Public Relations

Public relations is
an exciting and

growing profession

with many career



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ethics, law, diversity, research and planning; strategy, tactics and measurement, as well as careers and professional organizations.


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Books & Research

Ron has written three books on public relations and co-authored one on converged media writing.


All together, these texts are have been adopted by more than 420 colleges and universities and have been acquired by 2,900 academic libraries. They have been cited in 200 other books and academic journals.


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schools that have

adopted them. Also

research reports

and current

research interests.

Also video productions.

Look here for information on graduate and undergraduate courses in public relations and related areas that Ron has taught. You'll also find some advice and tips on achieving academic success.​

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Consulting. Smith Communication Counsel offers research, stragtegic planning, and media/interview training