5 tips for building strong social media communities during difficult times

PR Daily

During these difficult times, more people are appreciating the value of real community, not just the number of likes on a post. To build stronger social media communities, try these five tips: 1. Your efforts can go a long way toward building a loyal community.

Behind-The-Scenes: The Life of a Summer Intern

PR Expanded

With the new school year fast approaching, interns are beginning to reflect on their experiences this summer. As a summer intern at Atlantic Health, I have gained a great deal of knowledge that I believe will be useful to me at college, and ultimately, throughout life.

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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. The social Fringe community.

Walmart KOs violent-video displays but keeps guns, Uber spins bad financials, and blackface at Belgium’s Africa Museum draws ire

PR Daily

“We will be thoughtful and deliberate in our responses, and we will act in a way that reflects the best values and ideals of our company, with a focus on serving the needs of our customers, associates and communities.”

LinkedIn Social Selling for MDRT Financial Services and Insurance Pros


I'm excited to present LinkedIn social selling marketing strategies for financial services and insurance pros at MDRT's annual conference in Vancouver!! MDRT membership is recognized internationally as the standard of sales excellence in the life insurance and financial services business.

Health news site targets community, but draws employees

PR Daily

Brand journalism is often billed as a way for organizations to reach the community and news outlets through newspaper-style content. Rather than writing up a press release that might never get picked up, organizations can produce stories that reach audiences internally and externally.

Bank Stress Tests Complete. Could Your Bank Now Pass a “Reputation” Test?

Reputation Us

Each year the Federal Reserve conducts a financial health checkup on banks, called a stress test , to determine how solid they are. banks have significantly rebounded from the 2008 financial shock. Are there issues related to the communities they serve (e.g.

Three things to consider when your U.S. company is looking to expand internationally

PR in High Definition

According to Index Ventures , nearly all successful North American tech companies have an average of 30 percent of revenue coming from international markets, usually led by Europe. company is looking to expand internationally appeared first on Firefly Communications.

How COVID-19 has taught comms pros to lean into their strengths

PR Daily

Now with (just) a moment or two to reflect, I see that our ability to tap into available information about our internal and external audiences—combined with pivoting to new engagement models—were pivotal to our success.

Three things to consider when your U.S. company is looking to expand internationally

PR in High Definition

According to Index Ventures , nearly all successful North American tech companies have an average of 30 percent of revenue coming from international markets, usually led by Europe. company is looking to expand internationally appeared first on Firefly Communications.

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

Stuart Bruce

We can understand how Facebook and Twitter conversations can represent different parts of the community. When Tom Foremski quit the Financial Times he was the first big mainstream media journalist to start making a living from a blog.

4 Big Content Marketing Lessons from General Mills, 3M, Ameriprise Financial & SCHERMER


Maura Ryan , Digital Content Marketing Manager, Ameriprise Financial. When it comes to internal content marketing teams and resources, nearly half (45 percent) of B2C marketers have a dedicated content marketing group in their organizations, according to the Content Marketing Institute.

3 keys to keep employees focused while working from home

PR Daily

Companies keen on maintaining engagement and productivity should bend over backward to provide support and create a sense of community. Create a sense of community. Using collaborative tools, like Microsoft Teams, is one way for organizations to create a virtual community.

30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

PR Daily

Millennials are earning a decent income, but many financial factors keep them from flourishing. Millennials claim a large chunk of consumer purchasing power, but they aren’t quite as well off as their baby boomer predecessors when it comes to financial stability.

How to offer ‘greater good’ in your COVID-19 communications

PR Daily

With many organizations looking to offer help to their communities, it’s crucial to communicate these efforts in a way that feels authentic and thoughtful.

As public trust ebbs, workers turn to employers for info and assurances

PR Daily

Edelman SVP Jonathan Jordan taps polling data to explain how communicators can deliver reality to fact-starved internal and external audiences—and look toward the ‘next normal.’. One of the smartest things we can do is to partner with the science community.

Merger Talk: How Credit Unions Can Communicate & Safeguard Their Reputations

Reputation Us

That is the question that credit unions (and financial institutions at large) are discreetly asking. If financial institutions decide to come together, communication must be considered in the context of logistics and cultural sensitivities, member nuances and understandings.

Zoom chief focuses on winning back trust, Hobby Lobby closes and furloughs most employees, and Apple makes COVID-19 face shields

PR Daily

In a blog post titled, “ Mobilizing our Community in Times of Need ,” Silverman wrote, in part: We believe that the Etsy community is uniquely positioned to address this crucial need during a global health crisis. And I have no doubt that our community will rise to this challenge.

WhatsApp limits forwarding to slow misinformation, SeaWorld CEO resigns, and measuring PR in a crisis

PR Daily

VIRTUAL CONFERENCE: Best Practices in Internal Communications & Culture ]. Companies should take a step back and consider how they can address the needs of their communities and demonstrate good corporate citizenship,” Mackie wrote.

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Cisco, Florida Realtors, JBL, Pan Communications among Communicator of the Year Award winners

PR Daily

Dozens of remarkable professionals—including two Hall of Fame inductees—light up Ragan’s Communicators of the Year Awards for outstanding efforts in social media, marketing, internal communication and more. Internal Communications PR Industry Ragan Awards

Levi’s COVID-19 response, metrics to watch during the crisis, and why it’s time to consider TikTok

PR Daily

Employees can feel a sense of whiplash when furloughs and layoffs are announced when mere months ago your organization was enjoying strong financial growth. You want to be seen to make a difference in your community, but the truth for many organizations is that your options are limited.

Formulating a comprehensive stand on thermal coal and oil sands

PR Daily

The specialty insurer Axis, seeking to publicize its stepped-up efforts on climate-risk mitigation, started its campaign internally and touched all the bases on its way to a coordinated rollout. We also assessed the financial impact to Axis of reducing our underwriting and investment. .

The right and wrong ways to approach workplace humor

PR Daily

As the International Journal of Management and Information Systems explains: “It is important to note that what one demographic group might consider as humor might be considered insulting by another demographic group.”. A version of this post first appeared on Business 2 Community.

Stockholders in the Corporate Family – or contemporary activists?

PR Conversations

The 1980s was the boom period decade for the financial PR sector – making Chases’ chapter seem genteel in comparison: What should be the goals of a program for stockholder relations: Simply put, the aim should be to cultivate the investor’s friendliness and loyalty to his company.

Female Founded Startups


5WPR is celebrating Women’s History Month internally, by thanking our female employees for everything they do, and externally, by highlighting female founded startups that are making an impact. The Financial Gym.

Announcing PR Daily’s 2020 Corporate Social Responsibility Awards finalists

PR Daily

PR Daily’s Corporate Social Responsibility Awards finalists championed causes and initiatives that improved their communities, countries and the world, and communicated about them in compelling ways. Moguls in the Making, Ally Financial. Internal Communications Campaign.

Pride in a Time of Pandemic


The month of June marks the traditional celebration of LGBTQ Pride in communities across the nation and world. Pride is more than just a party — although it’s often the biggest LGBTQ-specific celebration in a given community each year.

What is Investor Relations?

Shift Communications

Investor relations (or IR) is a specific sub-discipline of public relations that revolves around how a company communicates with investors, shareholders, government authorities, and the financial community. conduct financial analyst briefings. What is investor relations?

Business leaders honor Juneteenth amid renewed conversation around race

PR Daily

Over the past few weeks, the Steam and I have spent a lot of time listening to customers and employees and thinking about how recent events in our country have laid bare the systemic racism and injustices that oppress Black individuals and communities.

5 Ways to Create a Successful, Integrated B2B Marketing Campaign

B2B PR Sense

A few years ago, I checked in with Lincoln Financial Group , a historically, sales-based organization, which made a complete, 180-degree turn over the course of one year. Lincoln Financial -- A Story of Success.

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Lockdown letter: brainstorming second order COVID-19 effects

Stephen Waddington

Business and society Building better business - as organisations rebuild and reinvent they’ll look beyond focus on people and planet in addition to financial return. The college and university campus - the market for international students won’t recover until we learn to live with COVID-19.

Learning From Past Crises to Navigate Post-COVID-19

Reputation Us

Then, at the beginning of the financial crisis, I was the director of public relations at AIG, and later started a public relations firm representing banks and credit unions communicating through TARP. You can tailor communications to the needs and wants of your community.

Who talks to (and about) colleagues like that?

PR Conversations

One would hope that a similar consciousness of respect is at the heart of most corporate communications functions , particularly when companies are large enough to commit resources not just to HR but also staff (or a team) dedicated to internal communications.

Pornhub donates 50k masks and offers free subscriptions, digital platforms and tech partner to share COVID-19 information, and Tony Awards postponed

PR Daily

To help models who have been financially impacted by COVID-19, Pornhub will offer them 100% of their video sales after processing fee — for a total payout of 85% of video sales earnings on both Pornhub and its clip site Modelhub — for the month of April. Internal communications.

Business’s Best Path to Racial Justice

Mindful Marketing

By interacting intentionally with their surrounding communities, businesses can help heal broken relationships, including those that cross racial lines. However, on the other side of this endeavor are meaningful relationships and networks with communities of color.

Why diversity and inclusion warrant PR’s rapt attention

PR Daily

SURVEY: Measure how well your internal comms stack up ]. Every racial and ethnic minority group in America is making financial gains; the nation’s Hispanics command $1.5 As PR practitioners, we are the bridge to our communities. Multicultural consumers are transforming the U.S.

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Why Newswires? The Past, Present & Future of Trusted News

Business Wire

Business Wire has partnerships with 60 national and international news agencies facilitating reach to more than 89,000 media outlets in 162 countries.

Canceling over coronavirus: Should your event go on?

PR Daily

Many organizations worldwide are canceling trade shows, internal events and media happenings. I will always love this community and ask that you please be kind to the board and tiny staff, people who are working so hard and believe in you.

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Announcing PR Daily’s Corporate Social Responsibility Awards finalists

PR Daily

Our finalists championed causes and initiatives that improved their communities, countries and the world, and communicated about them in compelling ways. Internal Communications Campaign. Employee Community Service Fair, Maritz. Moguls in the Making, Ally Financial.

Lockdown letter: humanising business and media

Stephen Waddington

If this happened in 2020 it wouldn’t attract a murmur of attention let alone become an international news story and clock up 40 million YouTube views. Jack Munroe, food writer, journalist and activist is helping her community cook its way through lockdown.

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