Can Military Influencers Ethically Use Their Status to Sell Services?

PRSay

However, one retired Army veteran who worked in public affairs before leaving the service disagreed that influencers who display their military service should be banned from selling products on those same social media platforms.

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Announcing Ragan’s Employee Communications Awards finalists

PR Daily

This past year has had its share of crises and obstacles—and internal communications was not spared. Entrants in Ragan’s Employee Communications Awards never cease to amaze, though. We received a flurry of incredible internal communications work from the past year.

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Communications Week welcomes comms leaders to 2022 Advisory Board

PR Daily

As the comms industry continues to chart its path in the wake of the pandemic and so many other changes, Communications Week promises a vital conversation on the future of the profession. Here’s a look at these distinguished industry leaders: Diane Schwartz, CEO, Ragan Communications.

Communications Week welcomes comms leaders to advisory board

PR Daily

So much has changed for communicators and business leaders in 2021. It’s an amazing time to be a communicator, but to keep their seat at the table, communicators must become adept agents of change for their organization. Jenny Caven, Director of External Affairs, Slimming World.

Announcing Ragan’s Employee Communications Awards finalists

PR Daily

Entrants in Ragan’s Employee Communications & Top Places to Work Awards never cease to amaze. We received a flurry of incredible internal communications work from the past year—and leared a lot about the best workplaces. Employee Communication Campaign of the Year.

10 imminent changes and challenges for communicators to anticipate

PR Daily

What will the communications challenges of 2020 and beyond bring? 10-11 to find out what the future of communications holds ]. There will be a public relations backlash to the #MeToo movement.

Top Women in Communications honorees for 2022 announced by Ragan, PR Daily

PR Daily

Hundreds of candidates entered Ragan and PR Daily’s 2022 global awards program that celebrates the top women in the communications field. Honorees include PR and communications veterans, rising stars of the profession, mentors and superstars that hold the community together.

How Big Data Will Modernize Your Crisis Communications Plan

PRSay

For every enterprise, brand or organization, a crisis always looms as a persistent — yet inevitable — threat on the horizon. For a global enterprise that has built tremendous brand equity across its product portfolio, a crisis can translate into lost sales and public trust, and erosion of shareholder value. In an interview with the New York Times , Hans-Gerd Bode, Volkswagen’s communications chief described the crisis as a “tsunami.”

Hidden PR Tools In Top Movies

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

The iconic publication sends a 15 year-old reporter to travel with the band on tour in order to write an in-depth piece. At the confluence of advertising, marketing, and public relations was the genius stunt by the fictional Wonka Corporation to release golden tickets hidden inside their popular candy bars throughout England. When it’s a crisis communications nightmare about the highest of high stakes: nuclear war. Almost Famous (2000) — Media Relations.

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Examining the (weird) science of communication presentations

PR Conversations

Whether it is a field of scientific endeavour, a corporate communications challenge or an attempt to communicate the position of a government or government department, a diverse talent pool will eventually do a better job than a single demographic. Older generations of communicators likely have deep experience in figuring out how government and citizens interact and they (including me!) Diversity key in communicating ideas.

Why COVID-19 should prompt questions about cybersecurity

PR Daily

Here’s what communicators should be sharing with their networks. Bad actors are also using the increase in HR email traffic regarding the virus to impersonate internal employee communications. Crisis Communications Employee Engagement Internal Communications PR Industry The Workplace

3 ways PR pros can build their business acumen

PR Daily

After I got my first job in corporate communications, my boss suggested that I start attending professional development meetings. I remember hearing a recurring theme, framed as a question, at many of these: Why didn’t PR and communications practitioners have a seat at the table?

30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

PR Daily

which is headquartered there, seeks a marketing communications specialist. It summarizes the position: The Marketing Communications Specialist interfaces with key leaders and the sales force to ensure assigned projects and deliverables are executed seamlessly and on time. See what else we have in our weekly professional pickings: Assistant dean of marketing and communications—University of California, Riverside (California). Assistant editor—Enterprise Media Group (Nebraska).

Examining the (weird) science of communication presentations

PR Conversations

Whether it is a field of scientific endeavour, a corporate communications challenge or an attempt to communicate the position of a government or government department, a diverse talent pool will eventually do a better job than a single demographic. Older generations of communicators likely have deep experience in figuring out how government and citizens interact and they (including me!) Diversity key in communicating ideas.

The “data-led approach” of MHP + Mischief: Q&A with Digital Director, Darika Ahrens

NewsWhip

Darika: MHP + Mischief brings together more than 200 strategic communications professionals with expertise spanning areas from consumer and corporate comms to financial PR, health communications, policy and crisis. We recently had a conversation with a public affairs client.

Beam Suntory’s Clarkson Hine highlights the value of writing for comms pros

PR Daily

The communications leader argues that being able to write well, tell compelling stories and grasp the business strategy of your client or organizations are the keys to success. 15-19 for the most important week of events for communicators and marketers ]. “We

Ragan honors the 2022 PR Daily Awards in New York City: list of winners

PR Daily

Winners were celebrated at a special awards luncheon in New York during Communications Week on November 2. “Innovative, measurable and thoughtful campaigns are the hallmarks of the winners, who’ve set a new bar for their fellow communicators.” Public Affairs Campaign.

Ragan’s PR Daily Awards finalists announced

PR Daily

During another year of consistent surprise and endless news cycles, public relations professionals were once again central to engaging audiences through all the noise. NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises: Our Girls, the Unstoppable Women of the Future. Corporate Communications Campaign.

30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

PR Daily

Founded in 2006 by Colleen Paige, National Pet Day was created “… to celebrate the joy pets bring to our lives and to create public awareness about the plight of many different kinds of animals awaiting a forever home in shelters and rescues all around the globe,” according to its website. The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) is looking for an internal communications coordinator in New York City.

Barbie grows more inclusive, Zuckerberg says Facebook needn’t be liked, and Popeyes Chicken debuts clothing line

PR Daily

for our Speechwriting & Public Affairs Conference ]. The New York Times reported : In marketing, Lyft is shifting from city-by-city marketing groups to regional teams, while its enterprise sales group is shuffling which markets are its top priorities.

How PR and corporate communications can use animated gifs

Stuart Bruce

As public relations and corporate communications needs to become increasingly more visual gifs are one of the easiest and most effective ways to do it. For consumer PR and marketing it’s not hard to imagine how you can use these gifs, but corporate PR, public affairs and corporate communications professionals often find it harder to to see how animated gifs will benefit them. Seven ways PR and corporate communications can use GIFs.

Readers share which Disney character most resembles their approach to work

PR Daily

Learn more about all the dynamic communicators in our midst, and find out if you won a night at the Swan & Dolphin Resort. Conjuring up fun at work can be a difficult task these days, so Ragan created a contest to keep all you hardworking communicators in good spirits.

30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

PR Daily

See what else we have in this week’s professional pickings: Account manager—HKA Marketing Communications (California). Senior communications and engagement officer—Milton Keynes (United Kingdom). Marketing and communications manager—4H Canada (Canada). Marketing communications specialist—Polaris (Minnesota). Communications coordinator—NBC Universal (New York). Principal communications manager—Microsoft (Washington).

3 Content Marketing Hacks Driven by Listening

Beyond PR

Listening at an enterprise scale requires specialized tools that can collect, sort and tag mentions from millions of authors in real-time. Learn more tips and learn how listening can drive business direction, prevent crises and improve your communications, read our new white paper Listening: Turn real-time media channel insights into communications action plans. Public RelationsEvery brand listens in one way or another to its audience.

Women PR pros, follow firm’s urging to be ‘fearless’ with these job openings

PR Daily

You can start with an opening in a tech organization: Dropbox is looking for an internal communications lead. Candidates should have at least six years of experience in PR (with at least two years experience in internal communications), excellent writing skills and experience developing an organization’s brand, including implementing its messaging strategy. PR senior associate, corporate communications —Ciena (Maryland). Communications intern—eBay (United Kingdom).

Announcing the finalists for the 2014 Social Media Awards

PR Daily

Dodge Communications for Navicure, ICD-10 Hub. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Public Affairs and Research Departments, Where are the jobs? Goldstein Group Communications for Littelfuse, Inc., Best Government/Public Affairs. Facebook communications/Online community/Use of Facebook. Best Internal Communications. Enterprise Community Partners. Pace Communications for Walmart, Walmart World Magazine – Social Media.

30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

PR Daily

Equinix client services manager Jason Alcantara says to start from the top with your communication and empower your employees to drive change. EXECUTIVE COMMUNICATORS: Join us at Facebook HQ for the Facebook Leadership Communications Summit! Social media manager— Smithsonian Enterprises (Washington, D.C.). Publications officer— University of London (United Kingdom). Public relations internship— ICF (Illinois). Public affairs broadcast specialist— Natl.

International Conference Preview: Frank X. Shaw Talks Diversity, Disruption and 10 Years at Microsoft

PRSay

As corporate vice president of communications at Microsoft , Frank X. I worked for my school newspaper, and when I joined the Marines I was a public affairs officer. Then there’s the specific technical skills of media relations and internal communications. As a public affairs officer, you’re working to make sure that people understand the implications of the decisions that they’re making. Internal communications can be challenging at large companies.

30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

PR Daily

Though it didn’t make the top 10 list, communications manager earned a spot at No. In this role, your primary focus will be to drive a cohesive, enterprise-wide strategy to connect and deepen our relationship with youth and families in Chicagoland. Communications manager—Ciena (Maryland). Communications representative—Jackson EMC (Georgia). Senior public relations coordinator—Youth Villages (Tennessee). Senior manager, public relations—Visa (United Kingdom).

How Amazon Uses Brand Storytelling to Inspire Investment

Beyond PR

Communicating brand value to executives and investors isn’t about splashy websites or luxurious launch events. Amazon.com serves consumers and AWS serves enterprises that need web based services. Author James Rubec, Cision Content Strategist, is a content marketer, researcher and brand journalist who for the past year with Cision has told data stories about global news events, public affairs and what motivates people to take action.

Hyundai's 'Message to Space' video: masterpiece or brilliant illusion?

PR Daily

NASA said they advised Hyundai about public domain footage shot inside the International Space Station, as well as footage of Earth as seen from the station, footage that, of course, was shot before the events depicted in Hyundai's spot. "If Does it matter that Hyundai's footage of an astronaut receiving a love note from his daughter down below may, in fact, have involved generic public footage shot prior to the "Message to Space" event?

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