PR Lessons from Walmart's Greeter Policy Change

Flack Me

Category: Flack Me Summary: The position, which was originally initiated by Sam Walton in 1980, has become a signature aspect of the Walmart brand

Big CPG Brands Will Start Reusing Packaging

Flack Me

Category: Flack Me Summary: Ice cream, soda, dish soap to be sold in reusable containers; Pepsi, Unilever, P&G sign onto pilot program in Europe, U.S.

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Avoid These 10 Common Rebranding Mistakes

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Do it well, and you set your brand up for success. Category: Flack Me Summary: Rebranding can be tricky. Do it poorly, and you become a punchline

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Brand Lessons From PayPal's Mistake

Flack Me

Category: Flack Me Summary: A man wrote PayPal to say his wife had died. The company's response was heartless

5 Types of Tools For Freelance PR Pros

Flack Me

Category: Flack Me Summary: With the prevalence of social media, brand journalism and digital marketing campaigns, more and more PR pros are cutting the cord on the typical office gig

8 Keys to Reaching Gen Z on Social Media

Flack Me

Category: Flack Me Summary: Publishers and brand managers are already trying to pinpoint what catches the attention of a generation that’s yet to come of age

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Brands: Loved or Left

Ronn Torossian

Calvert closed both of the one-day conferences talking about the high expectations of today’s customers in which brands are either “loved or left.” The post Brands: Loved or Left appeared first on.

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Brand Engagement Through Chat Marketing

Ronn Torossian

The post Brand Engagement Through Chat Marketing appeared first on. Brand PR Business Insights MARKETING Public Relations Ronn Torossian StrategyWhen American humorist and the author referenced the internet and wrote, ”….transforming

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PR and Personal Branding

HMA Public Relations

Your personal brand is an important element to you and your business that can lead to big success. Discover how public relations and your personal brand go hand in hand and the PR tools you can use to improve your brand.

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Creating Unified Brand Strategies

Ronn Torossian

One of the most important goals of a marketing team is to be able to create a unified brand across all of the touchpoints and stakeholders. The post Creating Unified Brand Strategies appeared first on.

Building a Brand in 2020

Ronn Torossian

A strong brand allows consumer advocates to spread your company’s messaging and offerings to a larger audience. To historians, the word “brand” dates all the way back to 2700 BC, but it was popularized in the 19th century […].

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B2B Brand Storytelling – Using Stories to Engage

ReimaginePR

Smiling black businesswoman leader tells a story as part of her B2B Brand Storytelling Strategy. A fav client of ours asked me to review a pitch recently because they wanted to try out some brand spanking new B2B Brand Storytelling. Not a natural brand storyteller among them.

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7 Deadly Sins of Brand Storytelling (or why your brand storytelling sucks)

ReimaginePR

an open book showing an eaten apple and a snake, standing in for at least a couple of the deadly sins when it comes to brand storytelling. There’s so much going on and you’re doing what you can to get some compelling brand storytelling done and out into the world.

When is a Brand Connecting or Pestering?

Ronn Torossian

The post When is a Brand Connecting or Pestering? Brand PR PR Agency 5WPR Insights MARKETING StrategyThere’s absolutely no way American singer/composer and activist Bob Dylan could foresee the marketing changes going on today when he wrote and performed “The Times They’re a-Changin’.”

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Is brand purpose overblown?

PR Daily

Over 70 percent would pay a premium of 35 percent, on average, for brands that are sustainable and environmentally responsible.”. Consumers are also socially “woke” about how brands and businesses behave. They will pay more, and even change their buying habits, for brands that do.”.

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Create Brand Awareness With Niche Marketing

Ronn Torossian

The post Create Brand Awareness With Niche Marketing appeared first on. Brand PR Public Relations 5WPR CEO Insights MARKETING PR Agency Ronn Torossian

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America’s changing brand buzz since COVID-19—who’s winning?

Agility PR Solutions

The post America’s changing brand buzz since COVID-19—who’s winning? Analysis Covid-19 Public Relations brandingThe COVID-19 pandemic has brought countless challenges to Americans over the past year.

What is Your Brand’s Purpose?

HMA Public Relations

Does your brand's reputation match its actions? Today’s consumers pay special attention to how brands act and behave. Featured PRGN Brand Purpose sound prRead more from Abbie about creating a do-good philosophy for your business.

This is How Brand Marketing Will Thrive in 2020

Ronn Torossian

Brand marketing is a hot topic of conversation among marketing professionals. As the traditional norms of marketing give way to the all-out blitz that is digital marketing, it’s beneficial for brands to do their best to look ahead and try to anticipate what’s coming. Instead of operating on a more reactive basis, brands should focus […]. The post This is How Brand Marketing Will Thrive in 2020 appeared first on.

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Is Brand Building Becoming Cool in Marketing Again?

Sword and the Script

Strategic marketing initiatives like brand building are back in style because the pandemic and politics have put trust top-of-mind. In sharing the analysis on Twitter, one digital marketing consultant noted , the study scared him until he “started thinking about branding again.”.

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The Shifting in Brand-Influencer Relationships

Ronn Torossian

It seems that any time a user logs into Instagram, there are countless posts promoting certain brands. The post The Shifting in Brand-Influencer Relationships appeared first on. Brand PR Business Featured PR Inspiration Public Relations 5WPR CEO BRANDING Insights MARKETING PR Agency PR Firm Ronn Torossian StrategyGym wear, supplements, hair products, skincare, sports treatments, CBD — the list goes on and on.

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Ragan survey: Brand storytelling increases in importance

PR Daily

Brand storytelling has dramatically increased in both importance and volume over the last three months, likely driven by the communications urgency of the pandemic and associated crises of 2020. Topics include brand values, products, and DE&I.

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5 tips for more effective brand communications in 2021

PR Daily

As important and timely as a brand audit, pull out your most recent SWOT analysis and give it a quick review. Do a brand audit and get your strategy on. Monitor your competition to see how you can get ahead of other businesses by focusing more on your brand.

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Many brands struggle due to lack of team inclusion and brand ownership

Agility PR Solutions

A new survey from brand management software company Frontify queried in-house branding experts to see how co-creative their brand development and management process is—uncovering critical opportunities for improvement and top challenges in the process. Public Relations branding

How Brands Create Fans

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Too many B2C brands have outsourced their customer relationships to influencers like celebrities for hire. Influencers are effective, but how much more powerful is an authentic fan of that brand? What about more mundane brands and businesses? Here’s how a variety of brands have created or tapped into their natural fan base. ” The backlash that ensued was a great example of a brand learning to get out of its own way.

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PERSONAL BRANDING: Why your online visibility matters

PR Warrior

The post PERSONAL BRANDING: Why your online visibility matters appeared first on PR Warrior | Trevor Young. Personal branding Social media Google LinkedIn Medium TwitterIn a connected world where people do their homework before doing business with you, how do you stack up? Does your online presence do the ‘professional you’ justice?

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Food Brands Face Tough Decisions

Ronn Torossian

The post Food Brands Face Tough Decisions appeared first on. Smithfield Foods was in the news last week after delivering some disappointing news to thousands of company employees.

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How to protect your brand from social media impersonators

PR Daily

With fraudsters creating fake accounts and causing other messaging mayhem that can harm consumer trust and brand reputation, here’s how to defend against digital grifters. What’s the harm in a social media account that spoofs your brand?

Health & hygiene ranks weak in brand intimacy during COVID

Agility PR Solutions

The post Health & hygiene ranks weak in brand intimacy during COVID appeared first on Agility PR Solutions. Public Relations branding

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Employees as brand evangelists—how to tap this huge resource

Agility PR Solutions

Next to customers who rave about a brand to their friends and family and influencers with loyal followers, employees who are evangelists for a brand they work for can be most effective and credible. Analysis Public Relations branding

Brand loyalty in the digital age: How to create a brand that stands out from the crowd

Agility PR Solutions

Communicators are still figuring out the post-COVID consumer (hopefully, we’re almost there)—why they’re loyal to certain brands, how they think about these brands, and what leads them to change their brand loyalties. Public Relations branding

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6 tips for building a compelling digital brand

PR Daily

William Arruda, the “Father of Personal Branding,” explains why creating a digital brand is so important today—and shares six expert tips to help you succeed. The idea of personal branding has been around for quite some time. Brand Journalism Branding Measurement Social Media

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The winners and losers from Super Bowl LV: Brand edition

PR Daily

After a season rife with disruptions from the COVID-19 crisis, punctuated by a limited attendance and many brands foregoing their big airtime plays this year, it was a remarkable evening to cap the National Football League season.

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Brands Tackling Social Issues

5W PR

According to 5W’s 2020 Consumer Culture Report , some consumers are influenced when a brand aligns with a cause they’re passionate about (83%), and others would like to see a CEO of a company speak out on issues they care about (76%).

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How to build a stronger brand to withstand the social media haters

PR Daily

The new rules of business branding are becoming clear, and organizations that have found big success should be prepared for a backlash online. A second big shift is how brands big and small are quick to retreat after even modest criticism.

Why and how companies are turning to brand journalism

PR Daily

Snyder’s letter on TAP and the national publicity that followed are the product of Denver Water’s investment in brand journalism. Brand journalism is very different from content marketing, because it’s not marketing. The story(telling) behind brand journalism.

#PRExpanded Guest Post: Socializing Your Brand … What’s That?

PR Expanded

Just a few short years ago, brands were pondering whether to give this social media thing a try or not. Plus, people would use this opportunity to backslash brands, right? Second, by putting your brand out there, whether as a business or a personal brand, it opens up tremendous opportunities. So, how do you socialize your brand? Socialize Your Brand in Three Steps. Because a brand that takes care of its employees takes care of its customers.

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5 tips for more effective brand communications in 2021

Agility PR Solutions

The post 5 tips for more effective brand communications in 2021 appeared first on Agility PR Solutions. Analysis Public Relations brandingScouring the internet for the most current marketing techniques is like searching for almost anything—there’s too much content.

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Brands Start To Open Up

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

The past two months have been extraordinarily challenging for brand communications and PR people. In the initial weeks of the COVID-19 shutdown, brands struggled to find the right response. Many brands see an opening. ” So what’s a brand to do?

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Automotive industry ranks #2 in brand intimacy—which brands lead?

Agility PR Solutions

Taking a victory lap in the latest brand intimacy rankings, the automotive industry ranked #2 out of the 15 industries studied by MBLM (pronounced Emblem), the agency using emotional science to build more intimate brands during these unprecedented times.