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10 Media Relations Predictions to Watch in 2023 | Business Wire

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Throughout 2022, the topics of COVID-19, economic uncertainty, work conditions, benefits, and technology continued. As we tackle these issues, the question of what the future holds for the news and communications industries arises.

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Adapting to the Future of Communications and Marketing | Business Wire Blog

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As we move further into the 21st century, how we communicate and market to consumers is rapidly transforming. The rise of digital technologies and social media platforms has completely changed the communications and marketing landscape.

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Business Wire's Top 10 Blog Posts of 2022 | Business Wire

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Last year, visitors to the Business Wire Blog were most interested in tips for enhancing and optimizing the performance of press releases, annual predictions and trends, and hearing from guest contributors on specific topics like ESG and international media relations.

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The IPO and IR Outlook for 2023 | Business Wire Blog

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It would be a massive understatement to say that 2022 will not be remembered fondly by investors and the Wall Street community.

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Which ESG Topics Get the Most Attention?

People are focusing on how companies are responding to the headline issues of the day, says a report from 3BL Media on evolving interests in ESG subjects, which also found a mismatch between the stories brands publish and topics audiences want.

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6 Steps to Launch Your Small Business or Start-Up PR Campaigns | Business Wire Blog

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Small business and start-up professionals wear many hats. You manage the budget, payroll, inventory, website, social media channels, marketing campaigns – and more – all while overseeing your team and providing top-notch customer service.

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Hashtags and Press Releases: How Do They Work Together? | Business Wire Blog

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Number sign. Pound sign. Octothorpe. A hash. Hashtag. #. What is it? What is its purpose? And most importantly: how can you use it to increase your press release’s visibility? public relations

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Format Your Press Release for Improved Readership and Results | Business Wire

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People don’t read the news. education public relations marketing

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Incorporating Keywords in Your News Release | Business Wire Blog

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Any time an organization distributes a press release, the goal is to generate coverage, create buzz, and reach as many people as possible. Public relations and marketing communicators know this is tough and are always looking for ways to improve.

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How to Create and Distribute a Press Release in 5 Steps | Business Wire Blog

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Whether announcing a new product, service, or distributing quarterly financials, your goal is to maximize the reach of your news and engagement among viewers. We’re here to support that.

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How to Earn Executive Support for Your 2023 PR Initiatives

Speaker: Andrea Holland, PR Entrepreneur, VC and Startups PR Consultant

Andrea Holland is here to talk us through how PR efforts, initiatives, and campaigns can support a variety of different business units within an organization to fulfill ultimate company goals.

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Start Your Press Release Journey: How to Prepare Your News | Business Wire Blog

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Vacationing on a whim is fun but taking a little time to prepare can make it a more enjoyable experience. Distributing a press release is similar; you can rush to send out your announcement, or you can take a few minutes to plan ahead to streamline the process and set yourself up for success.

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20 Lessons from 20 Years: Why Storytelling is Key to Success in the Life Sciences | Business Wire Blog

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We have all heard the saying “high risk, high reward.” Nowhere is this more relevant than in the biotech industry where companies push to change the status quo and bring to market groundbreaking new treatments and therapies while also grappling with the challenges of changing market conditions.

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Reach Journalists Outside the United States: Tips for Pitching Internationally from AFP and FPA | Business Wire Blog

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Public relations experts know the world is bigger than ever – which, on one hand, means more opportunity. But the world is also noisier. Media outlets are understaffed, and reporters are doing more.

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How to be a Good PR Client: A Primer | Business Wire Blog

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The relationship between a public relations counselor and their client is an important one. Whether a small freelance, boutique, or top 10 global PR consultancy, everything comes back to the relationship. The success or failure of the overall business arrangement depends on it.

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7 Trends in ESG: What PR Pros Need to Know in 2023

What does the evolution of ESG programs mean for communicators? As it turns out - a lot. New challenges are coming into focus, driven by the increasing attention to corporate sustainability and environmental, social, and governance (ESG) programs, and the evolving state of ESG reporting regulations. This new ebook from 3BL Media explores seven trends in detail and unpacks what they mean for communicators. Access your copy for free today.

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8 Ways to Increase Press Release Results with A/B Testing | Business Wire Blog

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People sometimes forget that the press release is often the most viewed content piece of any organizational launch. Actively pushed to thousands of organizations and audiences, instantly accessible within search engines, this resource is a fundamental support piece of any communications program.

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A Must Read for PR Pros: 7 Journalists Share Pros and Cons to Using Clubhouse | Business Wire Blog

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Everyone is talking about Clubhouse – but is this a chat app, marketing tool, or a new way to connect reporters and industry experts around the globe? We asked seven journalists for their experiences and thoughts on Clubhouse and the opportunities it held for media relations. media relations

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Journalism is Changing—Here’s What You Can Do About It | Business Wire Blog

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Mainstream journalism is in free-fall—or so the headlines warn us. Months after Gallup reported another historic drop in Americans’ trust in traditional mass media, questions about the legacy media’s resonance and longevity continue to stir a cryptic pot of speculation.

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Five Tips to Successfully Communicate SPAC News | Business Wire Blog

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2021 has been a big year for Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs). As of May 2021, more than $100 billion has been raised in SPAC public offerings. However, SPAC issuances often come with communications challenges.

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5WPR 2022 Consumer Culture Report

5WPR’s third annual report takes a look at consumer spending culture, the biggest influences behind buying behaviors, and emerging trends.

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Measuring Success: Three Metrics for PR Agency Employees | Business Wire Blog

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When employees succeed in their careers, every piece of their organization falls in line behind them. From the top down, all team members, work processes, and departments begin to work like a well-oiled machine to achieve the one thing all agencies want: a satisfied and grateful client.

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2022 Public Relations Predictions From PR Experts | Business Wire Blog

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What are the top trends that every PR pro should know for 2022? As 2021 comes to an end, public relations agency owners and leaders share their thoughts on what the communications landscape will look like next year.

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With Great Power Comes Great Corporate Social Responsibility | Business Wire Blog

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Spider-Man’s Uncle Ben popularized the adage: “With great power comes great responsibility.” His wise words are particularly relevant in today’s climate as brands discover their own power.

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Keeping it Real: Using PR to Combat Misinformation and Disinformation | Business Wire Blog

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News and social media can readily be coopted for malicious intent, ranging from taking your money, to damaging a company’s reputation, to political gain. While the internet has many positive functions, it can also act as a fertilizer for untruths. public relations

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A Step-By-Step Guide to Managing a PR Crisis

Any brand is vulnerable to bad press, so we compiled key strategies into our PR crisis management guide. From managing your team and crafting your responses to keeping tabs on the conversation, this guide is for anyone tasked with brand management.

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8 Tips for Maximizing Your International Press Release | Business Wire Blog

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There is no doubt today that we are part of a global economy. With a click, we can purchase goods made next door or halfway around the world. For many companies, this provides exciting opportunities to enter into new markets faster than ever before.

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Business Wire Celebrates 60 Years of Innovation | Business Wire Blog

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Happy 60 th anniversary, Business Wire! We have a lot to celebrate!

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Hola and Hello: When Translation Isn’t Enough to Reach the U.S. Hispanic Market | Business Wire Blog

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We recently wrapped National Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15 - Oct. 15) celebrations, but it doesn’t mean your media outreach efforts must stop right there. For Latinos, Hispanic Heritage is all year round, so let’s make sure you’re not missing out. public relations media relations

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Reaching Latinx Audiences: 6 Reasons to Connect with this Influential Community | Business Wire Blog

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During National Hispanic Heritage Month (HHM), from?September September 15 - October 15, the United States honors and recognizes the many cultural and societal contributions of Hispanics/Latinx. This year’s Month Observance Theme is: "Unidos: Inclusivity for a Stronger Nation.”

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2022 Media Database Buyer’s Guide

To maintain accurate contact information for journalists and influencers, a homegrown database doesn’t cut it. Cision created the go-to guide for selecting a new media database. Download and learn how to choose the right media database for you!

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2021 IPO Highlights and What to Expect in 2022 | Business Wire Blog

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Last year was exceptionally busy for the global IPO market, seeing more activity than any year in the last 20. According to Ernst & Young’s annual global IPO report , there were 2,388 IPO deals in 2021, representing a 64% increase year-over-year from 2020.

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Media and Media Relations in 2022: Predictions and Trends | Business Wire Blog

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The news and public relations industries have faced many challenges this year including extended discussions around COVID-19, vaccination, and masking requirements; remote working; virtual events; shortage of labor; and the Great Resignation.

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Trade Show Publicity: Learn Best Practices and Boost Your Results | Business Wire Blog

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Trade shows provide organizations the perfect opportunity to increase brand awareness and launch new products and services.

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Black Media from 1827 to Today: Creating Impactful News to Empower Readers | Business Wire Blog

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While big, breaking news stories will always be covered, Black media looks for and amplifies the holes in coverage related to their community. By generating those stories and using traditional, digital, and social channels, Black media puts that news front and center. media relations

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Cision's 2022 Global State of the Media Report

For Cision’s annual State of the Media Report, journalists shared their top priorities and what PR and communication pros can do to improve their relationships with the media. Read the report and learn how to create stronger media partnerships.

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7 Reasons to Partner With a PR Agency in 2022 | Business Wire Blog

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What a difference a year makes! With 2021 in the rearview mirror, is it wise to predict what the next year holds? At SKC PR, our team thinks it’s worth a shot. While "change” might still be the name of the game, 2022 already looks full of possibilities.

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Moving Beyond Photos – Use Multimedia to Increase the Value of Your News | Business Wire Blog

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I am sure by now, you’ve noticed that everyone is talking about the value of including visuals with your news release. And for good reason. Media relations today is harder than ever, and so is catching reader attention. Multimedia helps you do both.

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5 Considerations When Translating Your Press Release | Business Wire Blog

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Translation is a key component of any multilingual public relations strategy, and the ROI of accurately translating a press release is well worth considering. public relations

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Mergers and Acquisitions: Effective Communication Goes Beyond Just the Financials | Business Wire Blog

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2021 delivered a record year for mergers and acquisitions (M&A) globally, with a total value of $4.7 trillion in deals — 32% above the prior single-year high in 2015. This was propelled by $2.8 trillion worth of deals in the U.S., which exceeded the previous high by 44%.

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Spreading the Good News: Four Best Practices for Construction Projects

The I-5 High Occupancy Vehicle Improvement Project upgraded a 3-mile segment of the I-5 traversing Santa Ana and Orange, CA. Hill developed a public awareness and community outreach plan in collaboration with key stakeholders, organizations, communities,