Why food/hospitality brands must shore up reputation management

Agility PR Solutions

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Uber CEO Hopes to Remake the Brand’s Reputation

Ronn Torossian

The post Uber CEO Hopes to Remake the Brand’s Reputation appeared first on 5WPR CEO Ronn Torossian Founder's Blog. The past two years or so have been a rough road for ride-sharing company, Uber.

Reputation Management: Making Employees Brand Ambassadors

Ronn Torossian

Reputation management is no easy feat for any company. As a result, many companies turn to a more subtle form of brand management, which involves creating new brand ambassadors. The post Reputation Management: Making Employees Brand Ambassadors appeared first on 5WPR CEO Ronn Torossian Founder's Blog. Brand PR Crisis PR Pubilc Relations Ronn Torossian

Online Reputation Management: How to Make Your Brand Stand Out

B2B PR Sense

And that means that, as a business, online reputation management should be a top priority. With the right reputation management services, you can change and improve how the world perceives you as a brand. Why is Your Online Reputation Important?

The Importance of Building Brand Reputation in Today’s Social World

PR Expanded

We’ve seen in recent months, and even in the last few years, just how bad things can get for brands on social media. This is all part of the importance of having a concrete plan for a brand’s social networks. A Guest Post By Jason Mollica.

How brand journalism boosts U. of Alberta’s visibility—and reputation

PR Daily

Look no further than the University of Alberta’s brand journalism site, folio , which hosts and posts robust reporting on a tantalizing array of topics related to science, tech, business, research and wellness. What’s next for U of A’s brand journalism efforts? Brand Journalism

Fix (or Establish) Your Brand Reputation

Shift Communications

Brand reputations can make or break a company; a few bad reviews or questionable comments on social media could turn away customers instantly. People trust online reviews and peer recommendations more than advertising and brand content.

Wegmans tops brand reputation list

PR Daily

Which major brand has the best reputation, according to the Harris Interactive Reputation Quotient ? Wegmans, a grocery chain with a scant 85 stores, is this year’s reputational champ.

The Complicated Business of Mixing Brand and Politics [Survey]

Sword and the Script

That’s the backdrop for brands considering taking a public stand on a political position. That’s not what we’re talking about here and in my observation, there have been more voices urging brands to take a political position. The Politics (and Brand Risk) Will Change Tomorrow.

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Reputation gone north—Canadian brands using CR to build connections 

Agility PR Solutions

In its newly released rankings, the global reputation research […]. The post Reputation gone north—Canadian brands using CR to build connections appeared first on Agility PR Solutions. Public Relations branding

How PR Measures Corporate Reputation

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Most public relations professionals know that a company’s reputation can be big factor in its long-term success. A positive public perception helps inspire employees, recruit new talent, protect a brand from negative PR, and differentiate its offering from that of the competition.

Report: The best (and worst) brand reputations

PR Daily

According to Virgin CEO Richard Branson, “Your brand name is only as good as your reputation.”. It’s tough to sum up the importance of brand reputation in a single quote, but this comes close. Here are the top 10 companies with the best reputations, in ascending order: 10.

Just DON’T It: Brands Fight Culture Wars at their Peril

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Should brands get involved in culture wars? E.g. some thought that Nike was very shrewd in hiring Colin Kaepernick as a brand ambassador. He’s polarizing, but the bold move seemed to sync with their brand. Some say that brands should express human, relatable qualities.

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Should Brands Take A Stand?

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

The common public relations wisdom about brands and politics is that they don’t mix. The bigger the brand, the more risk-averse the marketing team tends to be, with good reason. But nowadays there’s pressure for brands to take a stand. The answer depends on the brand.

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How brands can nurture and grow a positive reputation

Agility PR Solutions

A business reputation is one that is hard won, but can be lost in a matter of minutes, especially in today’s digital world where consumers are constantly connected. One wrong move online and your brand can take a serious hit. Analysis Public Relations branding

Purpose is a key driver of overall reputation—which brands have found theirs?

Agility PR Solutions

Consumers are increasingly demanding that the brands they do business with take stands on societal and cultural issues and get more involved in improving their communities—and this new sense of involvement and opinion has become a major factor in brand reputation.

Journalists in Ogilvy study say they trust earned media most to drive brand reputation

Agility PR Solutions

Media coverage has always been PR’s best tool for earning reputation-boosting credibility for clients, and new research announced at the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity affirms that even journalists themselves believe earned media is the top reputation driver for brands and businesses.

Does brand reputation matter to Spirit Airlines?

PR Daily

The opposite of what PR folks paid to build positive brand reputations want to see. How could Spirit have such a negative reputation and still be in business? We''ve seen negative comments about airlines and brands before, but nothing like this (outside of maybe Comcast).

Report: Sporadic donations won't boost brand reputation

PR Daily

A new survey from Aflac says that organizations that donate sporadically won’t boost their brandsreputations. Businesses give untold billions to charity every year.

IT’S BACK! Reputation Revolution podcast is relaunched

PR Warrior

I’ve relaunched my podcast REPUTATION REVOLUTION. Reputation Revolution explores how motivated individuals can strategically build visibility, influence and trust in today’s reputation economy. Reputation Revolution podcast is relaunched appeared first on PR Warrior | Trevor Young. Personal branding Podcasting Thought leadership Reputation Revolution podcast

4 Brands Running Successful Brand Journalism Programs

Cision

Your audience is looking for stories, and the ones that resonate with them will generate leads and drive results for your brand. But is your brand telling the right story? For your brand’s content to be successful, you need to implement brand journalism.

4 Ways PR Creates Brand Attachment

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

While top-tier marketing and advertising are valuable, associated PR campaigns can help propel a brand to the next level of emotional attachment. You feel connected to these brands. Some customers are initially attracted to certain brands because they like their ad message.

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5 tips for online branding and reputation management

Agility PR Solutions

Business owners and entrepreneurs can take full advantage of their online presence to maximize online reach while learning more about those who have a genuine interest in their business and brand. Web-savvy companies also have an advantage when it comes to protecting brand reputation.

An Ode to the Authentic Brand

Onclusive

and rarely it falls under a brand strategy function — the last of which is most surprising since PR plays such an important role in brand perception and positioning. This is How You Build a Brand With Soul ”. How Brands Benefit From Exuding Real Human Emotion ”.

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IT’S BACK! Reputation Revolution podcast has been relaunched

PR Warrior

I’ve relaunched my podcast REPUTATION REVOLUTION. Reputation Revolution explores how motivated individuals can strategically build visibility, influence and trust in today’s reputation economy. Reputation Revolution podcast has been relaunched appeared first on Digital Citizen. Personal branding Podcasting PR Warrior Thought leadership Reputation Revolution podcast

Report: 2016's most reputable brands

PR Daily

The importance of a brand’s reputation can’t be stressed enough. The Reputation Institute has released its annual list of the world’s most reputable companies, and there are some familiar faces in the top 10: Rolex.

Brand Image vs. Reputation: What’s the Difference?

TrendKite

Most PR professionals would agree that both brand image and reputation are important, but it is not uncommon to use the terms interchangeably or confuse one for the other. Brand Management Brand Reputation Management

Conservative coffee? That’s Black Rifle’s brand

Ronn Torossian

But, in recent years, one big international brand has built a reputation for being incessantly and fundamentally political. That’s Black Rifle’s brand appeared first on 5WPR CEO Ronn Torossian Founder's Blog. Brand PR Business BRANDING MARKETING Strategy

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3 bad reasons for changing your branding

PR Daily

Clients frequently come to PR pros for help developing a new logo and brand identity. Here are three reasons NOT to change your brand identity: 1. Organizations work hard to establish a familiar logo and brand identity that connects with audiences.

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Reputation tool shows how brands stack up globally

PR Daily

A positive brand reputation is paramount to its success. The Reputation Institute. says 60 percent of a consumer’s decision to buy, recommend or invest in a company is based on their perceptions of the brand.

Report: PR pros aim to increase online reputation monitoring

PR Daily

What consumers say about your organization can quickly spread through digital channels, affecting your brand image. What people say about your organization can either bolster or erode your brand reputation, especially in the digital media landscape.

Quantitatively Measuring Reputation for your Brand

TrendKite

It’s our brand reputation. It’s funny though, that we find that companies that are fanatical about gathering objective data on every other part of the business often make no effort to quantitatively measure the reputation of the brand.

Leverage Your Brand’s Poker Face Into a Competitive Edge

Cision

In business, the point of keeping a poker face (aka “brand identity,” for the purposes of this article) is to encourage consumers and competitors to make choices that benefit you, without having to directly nudge them into making those decisions. Executive Insights Featured brand identity

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How to generate authentic brand advocacy from your employees

PR Daily

Consumers trust personal connections more than brand marketing or promotion. Many companies offer employees incentives—such as prize drawings, company logo items, extra time off or cash—to promote the brand’s message on their personal social media accounts.

7 PR Tips For Digital Reputation Management

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

One foundation of a good public relations campaign is reputation management. The growth of social and digital media, of course, presents both challenges and opportunities for reputation management. imPRessions public relations reputation Crenshaw Communicationse digital PR PR

Marketing And Brand Activism 

5W PR

We’ve seen some large companies take positions on controversial issues and even brand some of their product lines to reflect their feelings. One study reported that 91% of millennials said they would switch to a brand that supports a cause they embrace rather than simply feeding corporate profits. To many, such a mandate goes against people’s basic value of freedom of choice and could have adverse effects on a company and its reputation.

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How a robotic duck calms young cancer patients and boosts Aflac’s brand

PR Daily

The beloved brand and pop culture icon, the Aflac Duck, proved to be a great jumping-off point. Aflac is a $36 billion market cap company, with the brand (of which the Aflac Duck is a large part) representing almost $20 billion of that total number.

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Brand identity: How to maintain when a CEO or leader leaves

Public Relations Sydney

The post Brand identity: How to maintain when a CEO or leader leaves appeared first on Public Relations Sydney. Uncategorized brand identity Catriona Pollard CEO credibility leadership reputation

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Five Tips to Differentiating Your Brand

Cision

Brand differentiation is becoming increasingly difficult as more and more brands hit the market. Knowing how to promote a brand in a way that sets them apart in their market space, speaks to consumers and helps them succeed is my focus as the owner of Strong Marketing.

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How to more effectively manage your brand’s reputation

PR Daily

Reputation management—especially online—is crucial for tracking customer experiences and influencing consumers’ perception of your brand. So, what should you look for in a good online reputation management (ORM) tool?