Book Review: Social Media for Strategic Communication By Karen Freberg

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Social Media for Strategic Communication by Author, Consultant and Professor Karen Freberg is a book that’s jam-packed with strategy, creative techniques and communication tactics.

Hope, Lies, And Public Relations

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As an industry, public relations has a PR problem. Lou Hoffman recently posed the question in his post , “Will The Communications Industry Change Because Of President Trump?” But what about the president’s own communications and press staff?

Tech Lingo Public Relations Professionals Should Know

Ronn Torossian

Any public relations professional knows the importance of being tech savvy when it comes to sharing information, communicating with your audience, and creating your online brand. Public Relations Ronn Torossian 5W Public Relations PR Agency Strategy

Evolving Roles and Responsibilities in Public Relations

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Their study, “ Roles in Social Media: How the Practice of Public Relations is Evolving ” was published by PR Journal in Summer / Fall 2016. To be effective, practitioners have to be able to adapt to new technologies in order to research and communicate with their target publics.

The Modern Communicator Builds Relationships that Last

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It’s well known that public relations professionals are very good at building relationships. Modern Communications is about building lasting relationships. It’s not about knowing their resume, or the latest public accomplishment. A Guest Post by Corina Manea, Founder of NutsPR.

Public relations in 2019

Stephen Waddington

Here's my analysis of the opportunities and challenges that public relations faces in the next 12 months. Society is demanding that companies, both public and private, serve a social purpose. Whatever your view of Brexit or the future of our relationship with the EU, public relations practitioners have an important role in helping unite the country and heal the tear in society that has resulted. Neither has gained traction with the public beyond niches such as gaming.

Public Relations And The Big Lie

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As journalists grapple with “ alternative facts ” and the Trump administration’s war on the media, some professional public relations people are putting ourselves in the shoes of those who act as spokespersons for the new president.

In public relations correlation is not causation

Stuart Bruce

Then his daughter Ruth needs to go on maternity leave so… Continue Reading → corporate communications Measurement and Evaluation public relationsBill runs a small family owned toy shop that’s doing okay.

PR 2.0 for Communicating Research

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A Guest Post By Kevin Anselmo, Founder of Experiential Communications. That said, Team Fact could reverse the trend by stepping up its game on the communications front. But all too often, no effort is put into communicating research.

Book Launch: Answers for Modern Communicators

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Answers for Modern Communicators, A Guide to Effective Business Communication was published by Routledge and is available online in hard copy, soft cover and digital versions.

3 practices for public health communicators

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Administrators in health care and public policy must be adept in varied communication practices. In addition to effectively disseminating information to the public, they have to be mindful of messaging guidelines within the workplace and beyond. External communication tips.

6 Public Relations Tips For Brands In 2018

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A recent study by the Association of National Advertisers (ANA) and the USC Center for Public Relations found that marketers plan to increase staffing and overall spending on public relations over the next five years. Crenshaw Communications PR Fish Bowl public relations PR

Should Public Relations Change Its Name?

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A few years ago I dropped in on a client’s booth at an industry conference, and the company CEO introduced me – the founder of his company’s public relations agency – as the “publicist.” Long live public relations.

Crowdsource Your Team’s Creativity for More Influential Communication

Ronn Torossian

Done properly, narratives are bolstered by a regular stream of positive and connective messages communicated through a variety of media, with input from a variety of sources in your organization. Communications Agency PR Inspiration Ronn Torossian Insights PR Agency Public Relations Strategy

How Public Relations Can Fight Fake News

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We shouldn’t get lazy about attribution, even when it’s about widely cited information that’s publicly available. Storytelling hasn’t been done through mass media channels for a good while, but in the post-factual universe, communicators need to adapt.

5 Ways Great Visuals Enhance Public Relations

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Excellent writing is the backbone of all good public relations , but today, any great story is made better by adding compelling visuals. The post 5 Ways Great Visuals Enhance Public Relations appeared first on Crenshaw Communications.

Public Relations Terms To Know

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Scoring: (1-4 correct answers) PR Beginner – Gain some fluency with these terms so you can be a better communicator in the industry. The post Public Relations Terms To Know appeared first on Crenshaw Communications. Crenshaw Communications PR Fish Bowl public relations

If You’re a Modern Communicator, Then You THINK AHEAD

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But, here’s a little profile test to see if you’re a modern communicator who shares stories that resonate and create impact with your audiences. In addition, your approach to storytelling is flexible and you easily adapt to a global communications landscape.

A Summer of Public Relations: An Intern’s Perspective

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This summer, I had the opportunity to intern for Cheray Keyes-Shima , APR, CPRC, at KSC, a marketing, advertising and public relations agency in Sarasota, Florida. Headed into my senior year, this summer showed me various experiences and positions that are available in public relations.

[Guest Post] The Umbrella Model of Public Relations: A New Way to Approach #PR

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A Guest Post by Jason Sprenger, President & Founder, Game Changer Communications . As I’m sure you’re well aware by now, whether you work in PR or not, it’s really hard to define public relations. But now, with the Umbrella Model of Public Relations , we have a tool to solve them.

What Public Relations Can Learn From The Golden Globes

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If part of your public relations planning this year features a thought leadership initiative including speaking engagements and awards for clients, there were some lessons to be learned from last night’s Golden Globes celebration of all things TV and movies.

Public relations in 2018

Stephen Waddington

Here’s my analysis of the opportunities and challenges that I believe public relations faces in the next 12 months. This is an article and deck about the outlook for public relations and social media in 2018. I’ve also published a blog of key international events in the public relations calendar as part of the project. 1 Professional status: public relations. There’s a growing shift to public relations becoming recognised as a management discipline.

New Study: Should Brands Take a Public Stand on Politics?

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However, in this environment, businesses are increasingly finding themselves wrestling with that question: Should brands take a public stand on political issues? Younger people, ages 18-29, were more likely to say brands should take political sides publicly (56%).

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The Changing Face of Public Relations in Government; Off Script #30: Merritt Allen of Vox Optima

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Incidentally, her arrival at her first duty station in the Philippines coincided with a volcanic eruption and, in need of communications help, her commanding officer reassigned her to public affairs. What are the biggest challenges such agencies face in strategic communications? .

Improve Your Public Relations Writing With These Tips

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Writing is one of the most important parts of a successful public relations campaign. Writing for public relations differs from other types like newspaper, magazine, essay or novel writing: The main purpose is to gain positive exposure, or get a message across to the public.

The Introvert’s Guide to Public Speaking

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Public speaking is tough, but for introverts, it’s even tougher. Jeanne Salvatore, President of JMS Consulting, discusses her thoughts and provides tips on public speaking to help introverts turn around their presentations. Public speaking is simply a skill.

A Public Relations Mixtape For The Season

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There’s a certain rhythm to working in public relations – agencies tackle new business opportunities, work closely with client teams and do the day-to-day work of media relations and thought leadership. Crenshaw Communications media relations PR Fish Bowl

5 enduring functions of public relations

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Any effective communication program must begin by identifying the target audience. Two is the new five. When people ask what will happen in the next five years, chances are that whatever it is will happen in just two.

On October 19th #PRStudChat Discusses Answers for Modern Communicators

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With technology advancing rapidly, new media channels proliferating daily and consumer behavior changing, modern communicators need answers to practical PR, marketing and social media questions. In one tweet, please tell us what is “Answers for Modern Communicators?”

PR is not just communications

Stuart Bruce

Is PR just communications? PR is public relations. The clue’s in the name – public relations. Are relationships really so shallow as just to be about… Continue Reading → Business PR strategy public relations Reputation Management

Public relations strategy and communications measurement are what senior PR practitioners need most

Stuart Bruce

Public relations strategy, planning, measurement, evaluation and crisis communications emerge as key skills and knowledge areas in the 2018 State of the Profession survey from the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR).

On Thursday, July 19th, #PRStudChat Discusses Social Media & Strategic Communications

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It may be summer, but #PRStudChat, sponsored by Spin Sucks, is focused on strategic communications all year round. ET to discuss social media and getting into the strategic communications mindset. Give us your best definition of strategic communications?

50 Communications and Public Relations Jobs Available Now

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Check out these public relations jobs that have come across our desk recently. Public Affairs Specialist , DC Dept. of Public Works, Washington, DC – apply by Jan. Public Affairs Specialist , FEMA, Washington, DC – apply by Jan. Communications/ PR /Other Consulting Firms.

8 Surprising Reasons To Raise Your Internal Communications Game

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It can be easy for a corporate PR team to neglect a critical aspect of business communications — internal PR. Yet employee communications is correlated with business success. But the culture and values aren’t best communicated through a new employee orientation booklet.

3 Ways Communicators Can Help Restore Public Trust in the Media

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The concern over “fake news” isn’t just a problem for the journalism industry — it’s an issue for all professional communicators. These are three, key ways that PR agencies and communications professionals can help with the cause: 1.

First Black PR History Month Kick-off Event Hosted by the Museum of Public Relations

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A Guest Post by Julien Perocheau, The Museum of Public Relations and Spector & Associates. You may have heard about these public relations trailblazers in school or from working in the industry. He enjoys learning about public relations and exploring history.

Bisquick’s Flapjack Flap? Public Relations Weighs In

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When companies seek clever ways to leverage hot topics and gain some positive public relations in the process, it helps to vet the idea for relevance and the execution for tone. And the public didn’t bite. Public Relations Weighs In appeared first on Crenshaw Communications.

Top 10 Public Relations Trends for Those Paying Attention (Plus, One Call to Action)

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The post Top 10 Public Relations Trends for Those Paying Attention (Plus, One Call to Action) appeared first on PR News Blog. It comes up in most conversations and lingers, unresolved: how can I find and then retain great talent?

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PR Tips For Moving Past A Public Mistake

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This week the Trump campaign and the Republican National Convention reminded the PR community — and everyone else — of the perils of mishandling a public mistake. It’s a pretty fair guide for what not to do if you break a rule or make a public mistake.

Public Relations for Tribal Governments

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Our work in tribal affairs over the past 25-plus years has put HMA Public Relations at the forefront of some of Arizona’s and the Southwest’s highest profile issues. The post Public Relations for Tribal Governments appeared first on HMA Public Relations.