PRSA 2016 International Conference: Be Aggressive, Be Audacious, Be Bold

Cision

The PRSA 2016 International Conference in Indianapolis brought together some of today’s top thought leaders in the field of communication– and then some. I think I can speak for everyone when I say the only downside to attending this conference was having to choose which speakers I wanted to see and not having enough time in the day to see them all! “Focus on building a community among the #influencers.

How to turn virtual teams into real communities

PR Daily

While many of these changes have been positive, one challenge that we see with many of our coaching clients has to do with their internal cultures The feeling of belonging to a community and a “team” is dwindling. The importance of community.

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10 Takeaways From PRSA’s 2018 International Conference

PRSay

Austin, Texas, was the backdrop for PRSA’s International Conference this past week. Here are 10 takeaways from this most important industry conference: 1. When you take one community that loves one brand and another community that loves another brand, and create unique experiences that both communities can celebrate, that’s the holy grail.” — Jonathan Mildenhall , CEO, TwentyFirstCenturyBrand. Props to PRSA for a stellar conference.

When approaching DE&I, lean on your communities

PR Daily

17 during Ragan’s The Communicator’s Role in Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Virtual Conference. More leaders are coming into the conversation, and internal DE&I efforts are seeing higher rates of participation in areas including training events and resource groups.

Monday Roundup: PRSA 2015 International Conference

Waxing UnLyrical

I’m here for the 2015 PRSA International Conference where there’s absolutely no shortage of awesome speakers this year. What do you hope to learn at the PRSA 2015 International Conference? area, she loves helping for- and non-profit clients, both small and large, turn corporate codswallop into community cool™. Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn Monday Roundup: PRSA 2015 International Conference. Good morning from Atlanta!

How to build community during the current global pandemic

PR Daily

This means considering the mental and physical health of their teams, their safety, the economic health and safety of their communities and the survival of the cities they live in. RELATED: Tune in June 18-19 for our Social Media & Digital Communications Virtual Conference ].

What are the key skillsets for internal communicators in 2021 and beyond? 6 comms pros share their views

PR Daily

Those personal relationships from communicator to elected official are required to cut through the noise in the media, in our communities, and in our break rooms to keep all ambassadors informed and our businesses moving forward.”.

Conference Recap: Leaders on Facing Unimaginable Crises

PRSay

There’s a real ripple effect in communications and how you tell a story,” said Acker, who moderated the crisis keynote panel on Sunday afternoon at the PRSA 2019 International Conference in San Diego. Communities were at the center of everything we did,” she said. And there continue to be activities that are human-based and community-based.”. As all the communities were in the same circumstances, they had to put together solutions, Torres said. “We

Future of PR and social media for International Air Transport Association crisis communications conference

Stuart Bruce

Stuart Bruce speaking at the IATA Crisis Communications in the Social Media Age conference. (c) This morning I gave a keynote at the global ‘Crisis Communications in the Social Media Age’ conference in Istanbul. We can understand how Facebook and Twitter conversations can represent different parts of the community. Conference Speaking Crisis Communications CSR Ethics Measurement and Evaluation Media public relations Reputation Management

How to use brand journalism to engage your community

PR Daily

When looking to engage internal audiences and highlight important stories within your organization, having a journalist’s eye can help you find the story gold. RELATED: Stream our Crisis Communications Virtual Conference on March 31—without leaving your desk ].

10 takeaways from PRSA’s 2018 conference

PR Daily

Austin, Texas was the backdrop for the Public Relations Society of Americas’ International Conference #PRSAICON2018. RELATED: Join us in New York City for our Best Practices for Communicators in Highly Regulated Industries Conference.]. Here are 10 takeaways from this important industry conference: 1. PRSA deserves kudos for a stellar conference. What’s on the mind of PR pros these days?

5 ways Microsoft boosts engagement and internal culture

PR Daily

Unite through internally viral video. Here’s a sneak preview of a Microsoft session from Ragan’s big Disney World conference. Just about every organization these days is embracing the need to boost employee engagement and internal culture. Know your values.

Celebrating the PR Profession’s LGBTQ Community

PRSay

Let’s recognize the power of public relations to shape ideas and forge opinion,” said Galloway, vice president of communications for Wells Fargo Bank and chair of the PRSA 2020 International Conference. “PR

6 ways internal communicators can spark employee development and growth in 2021

PR Daily

It also gives employees feelings of significance, community, and value. RELATED: Join us for our Social Media & Digital Communications Virtual Conference ]. The post 6 ways internal communicators can spark employee development and growth in 2021 appeared first on PR Daily.

Why Internal Communications Should Be Part of Your Marketing Strategy

PRSay

PoliteMail was a proud sponsor of Connect 19 — the PRSA Employee Communications Section’s annual conference. By including internal employee communications as a significant component of marketing and branding efforts, and putting a dedicated team behind it, companies transform employees into brand advocates — employees who truly believe in the organization and can speak accurately on behalf of the brand. Expanding beyond internal memos.

What Does A Community Manager Do? +Bonus: The CM Toolbox

Doctor Spin

I like to think of the community manager as a classical conductor, dedicated to showing the online community (the orchestra) how to get in sync, never through force or coercion, but by using the magical powers of suggestion alone. ‘Community Manager’ has become an increasingly popular job title. But what exactly is the role of a community manager? What does a community manager do? Here goes: Community Management As A PR Specialisation.

20 of the Coolest Marketing Conferences to Attend in 2020

PR 20/20

Marketing conferences have shaped my top team memories. The South by Southwest Conference & Festivals “celebrate the convergence of the interactive, film, and music industries.” The only conference where marketers, sales and leadership teams get aligned on digital and ignite true business transformation.”. Read DigiMarCon’s Top 10 Reasons to Attend to decide if this is a conference for you. Marketing AI Conference (MAICON).

16 stellar blogs and websites to fuel internal communication success

PR Daily

FREE REPORT: Benchmark your internal comms efforts against your peers ]. Backstitch’s writers cover a broad range of internal comms-focused topics, including legal tips and specific how-tos that might make your job easier. Institute of Internal Communication. The Institute of Internal Communication (IoIC), located in the UK, is dedicated to promoting a deeper understanding of internal communication. The Conference Board Marketing & Communications Blog.

Maxim Behar Announced as New International Growth Chair for ICCO

Maxim Behar

The globally renowned PR expert Maxim Behar was announced as International Growth Chair for the most influential PR organization in the world – the International Communications Consultancy Organisation ( ICCO ).

Cruise lines embrace CDC restrictions amid government fight, P&G works to overcome Apple’s privacy measures, and eBay removes auction for art made in Japanese internment camp

PR Daily

Take care to preserve your brand reputation by framing any position around the wellbeing of your internal and external stakeholders. Listen to your audiences, and the communities you serve, by opening channels for consistent dialogue. CONFERENCE ALERT.

Conference Recap: Reaching Rural Americans, Preventing Social Media Crises and Using the PESO Model

PRSay

Here are some highlights from three professional development sessions at the PRSA 2017 International Conference in Boston on Oct. When PR professionals target people in poor, rural communities, relying on stereotypes and misconceptions often hinders their campaigns, said Deana Rachelle Haworth, M.A., She also believes that one of the best ways to reach rural Americans is in their community.

Applauding the community at the Fringe

PR Conversations

It’s understood that the play’s the thing; however, it was the vibrant community found around each performance that proved an unexpected volunteer adventure at The Toronto Fringe festival 2015. Boom (as she calls herself) promised a fun and rewarding experience, with a fierce declaration about how much volunteers were valued as stakeholders within the Fringe community. The social Fringe community.

International PR thought leader videos from the Davos World Communication Forum

Stuart Bruce

Roman Vassilenko, Chairman of the Committee for International Information at the Kazakhstan Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Flavio Oliveira, community manager, Brazil and Netherlands. Conference Speaking corporate communications public relations Video Photo by Olga Bereslavskaya. The sixth Davos World Communication Forum (#WCFDavos) was probably the best ever with almost 150 participants from 30+ countries and every continent (except Antarctica).

A bizarre visit to the PeRsian conference bazaar

PR Conversations

Toni Muzi Falconi details his equal parts fascinating and frustrating visit to Tehran to participate in the International Conference on Public Relations. I took a few days to round up my thoughts in order to describe to PR Conversations readers the experience of attending the 11th International Conference on Public Relations , held in Tehran in November 2015. Use of my Blackberry with an international carrier was impossible.

Bringing Open Community To Public Relations

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali Bringing Open Community To Public Relations November 22nd, 2010 Tweet Color me thrilled When Maddie Grant and Lindy Dreyer asked me to participate in a virtual book tour to explore concepts from Open Community (they call it “a little book of big ideas for associations navigating the social web&# ), I was thrilled.

Trust: A Communicator’s Lifeline

Cision

On social media during last year’s PRSA conference, trust happened to be one of the most popular topics of conversation. Cision found more than 3,000 comments on social in reference to trust and last year’s PRSA International Conference. As the communications industry prepares for this weekend and next week’s PRSA 2016 International Conference , the question is: How has the conversation around trust evolved over the past 12 months?

Growing value through video at Yorkshire Water’s Six Capitals Conference

Prohibition

As a creative and eco-conscious Yorkshire -based agency, we were eager to win the opportunity to work with Yorkshire Water in the promotion of their ‘Six Capitals’ conference, an event aimed to tackle some of the biggest ecological issues facing both the region and the whole of the UK. This in turn would be shown at an internal stakeholder event and be shared across social media. Sustainability Conference 9.

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Growing value through video at Yorkshire Water’s Six Capitals Conference

Prohibition

As a creative and eco-conscious Yorkshire -based agency, we were eager to win the opportunity to work with Yorkshire Water in the promotion of their ‘Six Capitals’ conference, an event aimed to tackle some of the biggest ecological issues facing both the region and the whole of the UK. This in turn would be shown at an internal stakeholder event and be shared across social media. Sustainability Conference 9.

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7 crucial factors in preparing for that internal speech

PR Daily

RELATED: Join us in Miami for the Do-It-All Communicators Conference. ]. Research internal audiences—not just external. Most executives are mindful of the need to research an external audience, but it's important to prepare for internal audiences as well, says Bill Corbett Jr. He and Corbett recommend asking these questions for both internal and external audiences: Who's in the audience? Say, "One thousand people in this community do not have clean tap water.

Why COVID-19 communications plans must prepare messages for kids and families

PR Daily

Here are some key considerations for building a communications plan that will effectively mobilize these communities: 1. RELATED: Join us May 19 for our Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Virtual Conference ].

ICON Recap: Carolynn Johnson’s ‘Uncomfortable Truths’

PRSay

Carolynn Johnson delivered what she called some “uncomfortable truths” during her General Session talk today at PRSA’s ICON 2020 virtual conference. Thought Leadership ICON PRSA International Conference

The Benefits of Mentoring an Intern

Solo PR Pro

Poor grammar aside – and keeping in mind no one in our scenario is a dog – I find a lot of parallels between this sentiment and the experience of mentoring a talented intern. Whether to work with an intern or hire an assistant requires some thought (Mary Deming Barber lays out the considerations in PR Interns or Assistants – Which is Right for You? ). An intern brings new energy, ideas and a fresh perspective to your practice – I like to say they keep me young!

Brands celebrate International Women’s Day, Hollywood Foreign Press issues DE&I commitments, and 60% of Google searches are on a mobile device

PR Daily

Here are today’s top stories: Brands celebrate International Women’s Day. Many social media and brand managers are tweeting messages of empowerment and inspiration for International Women’s Day. Internal communicators should follow this advice for employee communications, too.

ICON Recap: Laurie Garrett on Disinformation Around COVID-19

PRSay

Our country has reached a state of all-out rage, she said today during her keynote address at PRSA’s ICON 2020 virtual conference. Thought Leadership COVID-19 ICON PRSA International Conference

PRSA Hoosier Chapter Excited to Welcome 2016 ICON Attendees

PRSay

Learn more about the PRSA 2016 International Conference or register to attend. When I learned that Indianapolis would be the site of the 2016 PRSA International Conference, I considered turning down the role of 2015 Hoosier Chapter president-elect/2016 Hoosier Chapter president. But then I realized that the conference was an ideal way to show off a city that many of our Hoosier Chapter members – and I – love.

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Analyzing “results” from a communications performance measurement conference

PR Conversations

It was Fraser Likely who once said that until we relate one public relations measure to another—whether it be an internal communications or a social media metric—we will never be able to show causation from our communication programs. I am happy to share with readers of PR Conversations some of the measurement best practices discussed at this conference: Develop strategic objectives before defining measurement tools.

Navigating the aftermath: Top 10 communication trends for 2021

PR Daily

RELATED: Join Ragan's Communications Leadership Council, exclusively for leaders in employee and internal communications ]. Communicators, as the eyes and ears of internal and external audiences, can play a major role in sharing data and opinions that will help avoid missteps.

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3 Reasons the AMEC International Summit in London Rocked

Waxing UnLyrical

I’ve been in London the last few days, attending my very first AMEC International Summit. I was struck by how, at this conference, very little of the relevant discussion was around what PR “should” and “shouldn’t” be tasked with. Founder and publisher of Waxing UnLyrical, Shonali Burke helps smart businesses make bank by taking their communications from corporate codswallop to community cool™.

4 employee engagement tips from Volvo, Microsoft, NRMA and more

PR Daily

That means engaging them is more than just a line on internal communicators’ to-do lists. Rather, it’s a crucial part of organizations’ success—both internally and externally. Yammer has insights for each community, but beyond the numbers, it all goes back to basics,” says Florance.

ICON Recap: Alice Randall on Storytelling and the Influence of African-Americans in Country Music

PRSay

“Find the untold story, the rest of the story, the suppressed story… Collective art is transformative,” Alice Randall said during her presentation at PRSA’s ICON 2020 virtual conference. Every time you write something that engages your audience, you are helping people feel connected and helping them redefine their relationship to community. Thought Leadership diversity and inclusion ICON PRSA International Conference