11 tips to earn media coverage for your construction company

Axia PR

Did you know that positive news coverage helps to improve your construction company’s reputation? Far too often, customers don’t know which company to turn to when they have a construction need because all of them seem the same. Luckily, earned media coverage assists in creating a thought leader and puts your company at the forefront of people’s minds when they need to make a building and construction decision. construction news media

How construction industry marketing will evolve after coronavirus – and what you can do to prepare

Axia PR

The rapidly spreading coronavirus (COVID-19) has caused major disruption for a vast number of industries worldwide, including the construction industry. construction

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Calculating the final date for payment under a construction contract

Practical Law Construction

Rochford Construction Ltd v Kilhan Construction Ltd. I’ve always thought section 110(1) was one of the more straightforward of all the provisions in the Construction Act 1996 (and it is one that wasn’t amended in 2011).

Six Ways You Can Make Criticism Constructive When It Comes to Communications


Giving and receiving constructive criticism isn’t easy, but it is vital. All criticism should be taken as constructive and of intrinsic value, intended to amplify client successes – not roadblock it. . The post Six Ways You Can Make Criticism Constructive When It Comes to Communications appeared first on Barokas Communications. No BS Blog Constructive Criticism Client/Agency Relationships Feedback Professional Growth

Copyright in construction: some common queries

Practical Law Construction

Questions about intellectual property rights routinely arise during construction contract negotiations and serve as a refreshing reminder that COVID-19 issues are not the sole focus of negotiations at the moment. Why are copyright works critical to a construction project? Construction projects rely on the preparation and use of the kinds of copyright material described above, by multiple parties at various stages of the project life-cycle.

Strunk and White’s step-by-step manual of sentence construction

PR Daily

In first section, “Elementary Rules of Usage,” Strunk, the Cornell University egghead, and White, the author of the beloved children’s books “Charlotte’s Web” and “Stuart Little,” move step by step from the smallest details (apostrophes) to greater matters of sentence construction. “Do The post Strunk and White’s step-by-step manual of sentence construction appeared first on PR Daily.

Hands off! Ownership of goods and materials on construction projects

Practical Law Construction

There is significant financial uncertainty in the construction industry. If there are no such provisions the Supply of Goods and Services Act 1982 (for construction contracts) and Sale of Goods Act 1979 (for supply contracts) will apply. The supplier’s contract with the contractor is likely to be a contract for the sale of goods rather than a construction contract, and different considerations apply. The future is very uncertain at the moment.

Guidelines for delivering constructive criticism

PR Daily

Constructive criticism, ultimately, is an act of caring. What’s the best way to tell someone they’re not cutting the mustard? An infographic produced by Headway Capital offers guidance for navigating the sticky wicket of reproaching a colleague. The graphic opens by affirming that negative (and specific) feedback can lead to higher performance and more cohesive teamwork. It has to be a two-way street, though: Managers should create a space in which employees can voice their own concerns.

Drones in construction – designing for urban air mobility

Practical Law Construction

While data collection is a common and continuing use of drones in the construction industry, their potential goes much further. Data collection in the construction industry. The use of drones for data collection before, during and after the construction phase includes: Building surveys and maintenance: Performing a building survey using a drone can save time and money. It is clear that the use of drones will continue to increase in the construction industry.

Supreme Court’s decision in Bresco is ground-breaking for construction insolvencies

Practical Law Construction

The Supreme Court has handed down a judgment that will fundamentally affect construction insolvencies by allowing insolvent companies the unfettered right to start adjudications. The decision firmly redresses the balance that was previously in favour of solvent construction companies and firmly against insolvent construction companies. Most of the commentary confirmed the construction market’s view that a company in liquidation lost its right to adjudicate.

Construction Starts in November Slide 12% Nationwide

Karen Freberg

Less activity reported for the month in nonresidential building and public works

COINS appoints Firefly to spearhead COINS Construction Industry Grand Challenge

PR in High Definition

Firefly has been appointed by Construction Industry Solutions (COINS) to handle the international PR surrounding the inaugural COINS Construction Industry Grand Challenge (CCIGC). This puts us in charge of an exciting opportunity to promote and encourage sustainability in the construction industry. The post COINS appoints Firefly to spearhead COINS Construction Industry Grand Challenge appeared first on Firefly Communications.

Constructing the Organizational Narrative: PR definition in the making

PR Conversations

Graphic recording by Liisa Sorsa of "A Heart to Art Chat" unconference at the Art Gallery of Ontario. There’s an insidious, four-letter word that continues to haunt and largely define the public relations industry (at least in the public’s estimation): Spin. We know this. We fight it. But a big part of the problem is that the average person still does not know what it is we do. For that matter, some practitioners appear confused, limiting PR to media relations and/or publicity.

Living The Heretically Productive Life [Redux]

Waxing UnLyrical

A while back, I was asked by the estimable Thursday Bram to contribute to a blog post on Constructively Productive that would focus on “heretical’ productivity. That’s constructively productive. Business Career Shonali Burke back yard squirrel constructively productive cw bulletin heretical productivity iabc lateral action thursday bram Ed: WUL will be back next week with brand new posts, but for now enjoy this post that originally ran on July 14, 2010.

How The Right Brand Partnerships Can Build Audience Loyalty

PR News

Brands that constructively feed off each others ideas, perspectives, and resources can effectively expand both audience and reach through collaboration. Hence, successful brand partnerships can optimize brand loyalty through maximum exposure. While consulting metrics about media engagement proves useful in mapping future campaigns, deeper rapport is built when your brand’s message is integrated into every… Continued.

At Crenshaw Communications, We Stand For Racial Justice

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

We will continue to use this space for updates on our progress on this front and we’re open to constructive suggestions. We hope to be among the many who are determined in ways large and small to make this crisis work for constructive change. The past week has been painful, disturbing, and enlightening. It’s time to speak up.

6 PR Tips For Staffing A Media Briefing

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

We like to be constructive, but candid. Constructive feedback will strengthen the relationship and help all parties improve even a good performance. In B2B public relations , one of the things we do regularly is arrange media briefings on subjects relevant to our clients’ business.

Axia Public Relations promotes Clarissa Schearer

Axia PR

She works closely with regional and national construction, home services and professional services clients. Axia Public Relations promoted Clarissa Schearer to public relations associate.

In defence of argument and debate

Stephen Waddington

Healthy, constructive debate results in better creative and organisational performance. Feedback should be constructive and never personal. People that are prepared to challenge the status quo should be celebrated. I had some feedback on a document this week that was brutal.

Find your brand archetype to boost your business image

Agility PR Solutions

A good image is incredibly valuable for a company of whatever size, but if you’re just starting, you should take the opportunity you have to construct one yourself.

Moral rights: why should developers care?

Practical Law Construction

Yes “moral rights” caused all the trouble for these projects – not its more famous cousin, copyright which many regard as the chief culprit for construction IP disputes. Moral rights on construction projects.

Why small businesses struggle with PR firms

Axia PR

This includes a special focus on construction, professional services, and consumer services companies as well as franchisors. This is one story about PR and small businesses. Read How small companies do PR and what big companies can learn from them for more. Our public relations agency specializes in helping regional and national companies with news, social, and web services to build awareness, consideration, and sales for their companies' experts, products, and services.

Preparing for post-COVID—6 tips on how to start planning your pandemic recovery now

Agility PR Solutions

During this phase, pandemic management protocols (PMPs)—ways of working, traveling, socially congregating, and connecting—will have to be constructed and […]. Many countries across North America and Europe are now entering phase three (management) of the coronavirus pandemic, expected to last from mid-May through the end of the year 2020 and into the year 2021, according to new research from Forrester.

Netzero Mohawk's new newsroom


A net zero building is a form of construction which reduces greenhouse emissions by using less fossil fuels. The journey to build this construction can be followed step by step in their new newsroom which features social media sharing and will include regular video updates. By using live streaming and virtual tours, visitors of the newsroom get a unique insight in the construction. NetZeroMohawk is Canada’s largest net zero institutional building.

AI’s infiltration and other 2019 trends comms pros need to know

Agility PR Solutions

Markets such as healthcare, retail and construction—ones that have historically been slower to evolve—are now embracing innovation to better serve their clients, meet business goals and increase the value of their brand. Innovation, across all verticals, has fueled significant growth in the tech industry.

How Punch’s Kara Latta manages the digital overload

PR Daily

Construction in my area starts promptly at 7. Trying to put a positive spin on the construction that surrounds me. Construction. Does your cellphone feel like both your best friend and weight holding you down? Here’s how one PR pro balances the need for connectivity and downtime.

What next for the CLC’s site operating procedures?

Practical Law Construction

Although a host of non-essential hospitality, leisure and retail premises were temporarily shuttered during the COVID-19 outbreak , construction sites across England, Wales and Northern Ireland were permitted to continue operations.

The landscape after Bresco continues to evolve

Practical Law Construction

Fraser J’s judgment in John Doyle Construction Ltd v Erith Contractors Ltd is the latest in line. John Doyle Construction v Erith Contractors – the facts.

10 tips for pitching major media outlets

Axia PR

A poorly constructed pitch can really harm your company’s reputation. Confessions from a daily newspaper editor. Pitching major news outlets requires skill and finesse. To effectively pitch a major media outlet, it’s important to put yourself in the journalist’s shoes. Here are 10 tips from the newsroom for getting noticed and earning that coveted major media outlet coverage for your company. Media Relations PR Tips Earned media

A tough (PI insurance) market: why it matters, and what parties can do about it

Practical Law Construction

Other economic headwinds have caused insolvency to become more prevalent in the construction industry. This has impacted the availability of PII in the construction industry. That is not to mention the other economic headwinds that are currently impacting the construction industry.

Growing out of lockdown: how to scale an agency

Stephen Waddington

In my next post I’ll look a growing areas of the economy namely construction, COVID-19 resilience and the focus of local and national industrial strategies. COVID-19 is an opportunity for assertive agencies to scale and grow. Lean into the recovery with confidence. Good luck.

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Global supply chains in the Covid-19 era: 10 things we have learned so far…

Practical Law Construction

With construction and infrastructure sites increasingly operative around the world, and most governments keen to lift lockdown restrictions more broadly across their economies, it seems like an opportune time to ask ourselves what we have learnt about supply chains during the unprecedented times (in peacetime at least) we have been journeying through, and what that might mean for construction and infrastructure supply chains going forward.

New study reveals disparity between AI talk and AI knowledge—where do you fit in?

Agility PR Solutions

While artificial intelligence is the buzzword of the moment with everyone talking about its attributes and a future powered by AI, new research from digital transformation firm Orion Business Innovation aimed at testing the industry’s understanding of AI’s context and history reveals that enthusiasm for AI exceeds knowledge of its origins and fundamental mathematical constructs. […].

Product | Project Manager


Constructively gain alignment on scope, timelines, project goals and secure cross-functional support. . The role of the Product | Project Manager is to help manage products in our portfolio and run a number of development projects within the Engineering-Product teams. The product | project management focus is crucial to the company as there are a number of initiatives which need to be accomplished, that are impacted from the interrupt nature of the organization. . Responsibilities: .

5 common grammatical errors in modern writing

PR Daily

Parallel construction. These days you can’t swing a dead albatross without hitting this construction: He bought peanuts, Cracker Jack and went to the ballgame. For those who didn’t clamor to diagram sentences in Mrs. Pickering’s English class, some basics of syntax and structure can be elusive. Here are a few stumbling blocks to sidestep. With ever-tightening deadlines, burdensome workloads and looming burnout, even seasoned writers can slip up on grammatical tenets.

Anonymous apps like Sarahah suck

Axia PR

A new app, Sarahah, is flooding news feeds with anonymous message requests and “honest and constructive criticism” snapshots. 4 reasons the popular app is rated only two stars. Users can share their Sarahah link asking for feedback and then share the messages on their social media. The app claims its purpose “ helps you in discovering your strengths and areas for improvement by receiving honest feedback from your employees and your friends in a private manner.”

Reference of Literary Terms


Seeking additional outside help may soon be useful that you learn more knowledge and construct your vocabulary lender. Reference of Literary Terms. Critiquing your terminology is imperative to all kinds of article. Concentrating on a particular issue makes it less hard that you simply compose an article. You should know whether you’re writing an article, term paper, dissertation or any added sort of academic papers.

How-to Publish a Methodology


Teaching without resources is very similar to attempting to construct a home without electricity tools. How-to Publish a Methodology. Decide on the radio button beside No if you would like to conceal that item from pupils. Intrinsically motivated pupils truly take pleasure in the learning interaction and sense some kind of accomplishment when the learning procedure is finished. When reading an guide, they can select the Mark as Read button at the bottom of the article view.

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Pearson Podcasting: How ‘This Is Us’ Can Help Us Become Better Podcasters

PR Expanded

Your supporters can provide constructive feedback to keep your podcast fresh and exciting. A Guest Post By Brittani Riddle, Graduate Student, American University & PR Expanded Blog Contest Winner. By now I’m sure you’ve seen the hit series This Is Us , the one-hour drama known for its heartfelt storylines, family-friendly themes, and of course, “The Big 3” Kate, Kevin, and Randall. And I promise, there will be no Season 4 spoilers in this post!)

4 content marketing lessons from Caterpillar

PR Daily

Yes, Caterpillar, the 90-year-old company that makes heavy-duty construction and mining equipment—all those bulldozers, backhoes and excavators. With that in mind, let’s take a look at four lessons you can learn from this construction equipment manufacturer: 1. The innovative manufacturer of construction equipment created a supersized version of the game, demonstrating the strength and precision of its machines.