6 Things PR Agencies Should Never Say

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

PR agency teams, like all creative services people, love to keep our clients happy. While a big part of what our clients ask of us is generating media coverage, what any agency team does will go way beyond that.

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Top Entrepreneur Podcasts PR Agencies Should Know

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

In the last ten years or so, podcasts have shot up in popularity, especially for PR agencies. The post Top Entrepreneur Podcasts PR Agencies Should Know appeared first on Crenshaw Communications.

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A Toast To Independent PR Agencies

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Lots of ad and PR agencies tout their independent status in their marketing. Early in my career, after stints at two very different independent PR firms, I worked in the PR unit of a large ad agency. Traditional ad agencies like the one where I worked have been badly disrupted.

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5 Tips For First-Time PR Agency Clients

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

The role of a PR agency in this alignment, and in building an organization’s reputation among customers, employees, and stakeholders, is central. After selecting an agency partner, it’s imperative to lay out expectations, deliverables and success metrics for both sides.

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Five Benefits of Working at a Small Agency

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

PR agencies come in all shapes and sizes. Other agencies — often described as “boutique” — are smaller and less known, yet capable of producing work of the highest quality. Smaller agencies are often less formal and can be less organized when it comes to personnel matters.

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What PR Agencies Should Be Thankful For

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

As a PR agency team , we also have a lot to be thankful for at our firm. The post What PR Agencies Should Be Thankful For appeared first on Crenshaw Communications. As we prepare for Thanksgiving, it’s a good moment to reflect on the past year and what we’re thankful for.

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7 Signs You’re Not Ready For A PR Agency

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

The PR investment could be squandered if goals aren’t clear, or if the client and agency aren’t aligned on what they need to achieve. A common aspect of the fuzzy-goals problem is a lack of internal alignment on the agency role or goals.

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Notes From A Virtual PR Agency Intern

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Starting an internship at a top PR agency can be a little nerve-wracking even under ordinary circumstances. The post Notes From A Virtual PR Agency Intern appeared first on Crenshaw Communications. Guest post by Crenshaw Communications intern, Sarah O’Connell.

10 Rules For Keeping (PR Agency) Clients

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

For a PR agency , what’s better than winning a new client? In the PR business, client retention is tied to staff retention, and both impact the health of any creative services agency. At a prior agency we had a nifty client selling proposition known as the 10/10/10 guarantee.

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Taking on the PR Agency Haters

Flack's Revenge

It is once again de rigueur to slam PR agencies. I learned this from a prospect who clued me in to a podcast and Forbes article (the former by uber influencers who should know better; the latter was generally negative on agencies but had some great points).

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How to Grow Your Agency During Tough Times

Cision

3 Ways to Ensure Your Agency’s Profitability Amid Uncertainty. Best Practices

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Public Relations Agencies and Public Opinion

Ronn Torossian

The post Public Relations Agencies and Public Opinion appeared first on. Business PR Agency PR Inspiration Ronn Torossian 5WPR CEO Insights MARKETING PR Firm Pubilc Relations StrategyPublic Relations (PR) may be a misconstrued element in marketing, but it has the potential to shape public opinion. Day-to-day decisions on products and services bought are closely linked to efforts of public relations.

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Enter to win one of Ragan’s Top Agencies Awards

PR Daily

Your agency—or agency partner—deserves recognition for such remarkable dedication to its client(s)’ success this past year. We created Ragan’s new Top Agencies Awards to salute the agencies that have helped their clients shine amid ongoing obstacles, upheaval and uncertainty.

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10 questions PR pros should be asking SEO agencies

Agility PR Solutions

It’s true to say that some clients can only afford to hire agency support from […]. The post 10 questions PR pros should be asking SEO agencies appeared first on Agility PR Solutions. Analysis Public Relations profession SEO agencies

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Can Your Company Afford a PR Agency?

Bianchi Biz Blog

Sadly, after a week of waiting, we learned from Mark that Company B’s executives decided not to hire a PR agency at this time. Having been in the PR agency business for more than three decades, I can guess what happened. The post Can Your Company Afford a PR Agency?

6 ways the student-run agency prepares future PR pros

PR Daily

The director of public relations for TCU’s student-led Roxo Agency shares how the experience is preparing her and her peers for a dynamic career. After more than a year with Roxo Agency at Texas Christian University, I have never been more excited for post-graduation life.

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How a PR agency can contribute to your communications strategy, and how to select the right agency for your business

Onclusive

A strong PR agency that aligns with and understands your business can be an invaluable strategic adviser and resource for your brand in this endeavor. However, not all brand and PR agency relationships are created equal. Why work with a PR agency, and is it right for your organization?

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ICO Public Relations: PR Agency Strategy for Initial Coin Offerings

Ronn Torossian

The post ICO Public Relations: PR Agency Strategy for Initial Coin Offerings appeared first on. Brand PR Business Featured Public Relations Ronn Torossian 5WPR CEO Insights MARKETING PR Agency PR Firm Pubilc Relations StrategyThere are a countless number of promotional tools and strategies that can make an ICO successful; however, one of the most effective ones has been public relations.

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The multiple ways the gig economy could save the PR agency business model

Agility PR Solutions

The post The multiple ways the gig economy could save the PR agency business model appeared first on Agility PR Solutions. About a decade ago, layoffs and lack of growth were rampant in the public relations industry.

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Hoffman Asia Pacific Named “Best Technology Agency” in the Region

Ishmael's Corner

I rarely use this real estate to talk about the Agency, much less brag about the Agency. The post Hoffman Asia Pacific Named “Best Technology Agency” in the Region appeared first on Ishmael's Corner ~ Storytelling Techniques For Business Communications. The Art Of Storytelling In Business Communications And Public Relations. Techniques For Effective Business Communications. As we coach our clients, no one likes the person who comes off as “OK, enough about me.

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3 tips for agency leaders to reengage their teams

PR Daily

And in the agency world, we already deal with higher turnover than many other others. Here are some things I’m considering and urge my fellow agency leaders to consider as well: 1. The post 3 tips for agency leaders to reengage their teams appeared first on PR Daily.

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How a PR Agency Can Help Maximize Exposure During Your Funding Announcement

Konnect Agency

PR Agency Provides Resources to Stand Out in a Record High Investment Year. Why Work With a PR Agency For Your Funding Announcement. A PR agency provides ultimate media training for investors to ensure your accomplishments are showcased how you envision them.

How To Get The Best From Your PR Agency

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Bringing on an external PR agency , or really any outside firm, is an investment of time and budget for any company, no matter its size. Naturally, things will go better for both parties if the agency team gives their all, and the client manages for the best possible outcomes. ” It’s a great question, and there are many answers, from the bare essentials to the ultimate agency wish list. If you can cut the red tape, your agency will love you for it.

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Why healthcare PR agencies should require the COVID-19 vaccine

Agility PR Solutions

Requiring my team at MediaSource, a public relations agency that works mainly in health care, to get vaccinated against COVID-19 was the right thing to do. The post Why healthcare PR agencies should require the COVID-19 vaccine appeared first on Agility PR Solutions.

Lockdown boom for agency startups - Wadds Inc. report

Stephen Waddington

COVID-19 has seen an explosion of new PR agencies. More than 50 new PR agencies have been founded in the UK during the COVID-19 pandemic according to a report published today by Wadds Inc. COVID-19 UK PR Agency Startup report. agency

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Marketers and agencies are miles apart: A potential shift in the sphere of influence?

Agility PR Solutions

The post Marketers and agencies are miles apart: A potential shift in the sphere of influence? appeared first on Agility PR Solutions. Public Relations profession

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The remote agency gets another look after COVID-19 disruption

PR Daily

The fully remote agency is nothing new for the PR world. When we started in 2015 as a work-from-home remote agency with no thoughts of an office, people were really skeptical,” he adds. Now, the commitment to a virtual agency is coming through in spades. “We’ve

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Make Sure Your Reputation Management Agency Doesn’t Ruin Your Reputation | Business Wire Blog

Business Wire

Reputation has always mattered. We might not have had to worry about “cancel culture” or bad online reviews in our past, but there’s never been a time when people didn’t gossip with their friends and neighbors about other people.

PR Agency Search: Priorities in a PR Expanded World

PR Expanded

Almost four in 10 respondents to a survey of corporate communications, marketing and industry leaders for CommunicationsMatch’s new PR and Communications Agency Search Report said they were looking to hire new agencies in 2017. That’s a lot of new agencies being hired, but it also means other agencies will be dropped. The report shows the primary reason for engaging agencies was not dissatisfaction with existing firms, but a need for new capabilities.

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For PR agencies, clients should dictate internal vaccine action

PR Daily

Here’s how one PR pro is thinking about her health care industry partners in pushing her agency staff to get the jab. As many businesses weigh internal messages and regulations on COVID-19 vaccines, PR agencies are thinking about their work holistically.

Agencies not responding to the technology needs of marketers

Agility PR Solutions

The post Agencies not responding to the technology needs of marketers appeared first on Agility PR Solutions.

Hoffman Agency Names Thomas Franky as General Manager in Indonesia

Ishmael's Corner

By Caroline Hsu, Managing Director, Asia Pacific We have doubled down on Indonesia, today announcing that Thomas Franky will join the Agency to lead our Indonesia team. The Art Of Storytelling In Business Communications And Public Relations. Techniques For Effective Business Communications.

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Meeting the COVID-19 agency start-ups

Stephen Waddington

Nine entrepreneurs talk about the agencies they’ve launched during the pandemic. If you’ve started an agency during the COVID-19 crisis please get in touch. Why start an agency in 2020, during lockdown? Why start an agency in 2020, during lockdown? agency

3 Things a PR Agency Can Offer Every Client

Ronn Torossian

The post 3 Things a PR Agency Can Offer Every Client appeared first on Ronn Torossian 5WPR Founder Blog. Brand PR PR PR Agency Ronn Torossian BRANDING Public RelationsPublic relations is essential to success for every business, especially when online PR has the possibility of spreading to thousands of potential customers within a matter of minutes. While most business owners know what PR is, they have little knowledge about how to implement an effective PR strategy.

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??Starting Your Own PR Agency: How to Start a Public Relations Company

Prowly

Launching my own agency would’ve been crazy, and I guess that tells you almost […]. Starting Your Own PR Agency: How to Start a Public Relations Company appeared first on Prowly Magazine. Magazine PR Agencies PR IndustryLet me begin with a bit of honesty.

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3 ways your PR agency can get quality feedback

Agility PR Solutions

The post 3 ways your PR agency can get quality feedback appeared first on Agility PR Solutions. As a public relations professional, you understand that it’s vital to put your best foot forward each day.

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There’s no debate: Not paying an intern as a PR agency is unethical.

Ishmael's Corner

By Chris Owen, Director, Hoffman Europe We recently had a call with a potential PR intern, as part of a series of chats we’re having for new agency hires for the year ahead. The post There’s no debate: Not paying an intern as a PR agency is unethical.

The Complete Guide to Building an Impactful Relationship with your PR Agency

Onclusive

A strong PR agency that aligns with and understands your business can be an invaluable strategic adviser and resource for your brand in this endeavor. However, not all brand and PR agency relationships are created equal.

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Six Time Management Tips for #PR #Agencies

PR Expanded

And for agencies, time is not merely a concept — it’s our currency! Technology ClickTime David Klein PR Agencies public relations Time Management TimesheetsA Guest Post By David Klein, Director of Marketing at ClickTime. David Klein is the Director of Marketing at ClickTime. What if you could magically pause time? Think of everything you could do! Work would be easy. You’d have ample time to spend with friends and family. Your to-do list would be a joke. Back to reality.

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5 Reasons PR Agency Relationships Fail

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Nobody enters into a PR agency partnership thinking it will fail, just like no one gets married thinking they may one day divorce. But when client-agency partnerships end prematurely, there are often avoidable factors involved. Here are some of the key reasons for the early demise of an agency-client relationship. Why do some agency relationships fail? This is probably the single biggest reason why PR agency relationships go wrong. The agency model.

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