Iger returns in Disney’s hour of need, AT&T’s wireless offer for frontline health care workers, and Pinterest’s heartwarming video

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Also: DoubleTree and Disney Parks share signature recipes, ideas for content during COVID-19, crisis leadership tips from Aflac’s senior VP, the secret to outstanding tweets, and more. Why it’s important: Effective leadership is essential during this time of crisis and uncertainty.

Stronger PR reporting is hidden in keyword data

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It used to be that a splashy media hit in Men’s Journal kept our clients happy for the remainder of a quarter. It’s not all our fault; implicit in “earned media” is that we give up an element of direct control while basking in the warm approval of a third party.

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Ford to cut 1,000 jobs, Verizon to hire nearly 1,000 WFH employees, and Twitter rolls out ‘Quote Tweet’ feature

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Hello, communicators: “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” is returning for a special episode: Now this is a story all about how… the cast of The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air reunites for a one-time special! As consumer behavior has changed, so too has interactions across social media platforms.

Viral snark over a Peloton ad, McDonald’s enters ‘chicken sandwich wars,’ and Twitter launches data-privacy hub

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However, as one Twitter user pointed out, the backlash caused Peloton to trend and delivered additional video views and media coverage: If you really think the "creepy" Peloton commercial is going to hurt their brand, you probably shouldn't be in marketing.

Pfizer says third dose protects against Omicron, business travel meets hesitancy, and an alliance forms to combat AI hiring bias

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Hello, communicators: To mark National Brownie Day on Dec. Crandall’s statement illustrates how your brand or organization can come across as relatable in its nontraditional campaigns with personal quotes and anecdotes.

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Penman PR’s Talicia Bosso shares hope for 2021

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RELATED: Enter Ragan's Workplace Wellness Awards to earn recognition for your healthy workplace ]. Bosso: My wireless headphones! Innovators are continuing to innovate, and executives still need to find ways to connect and communicate with their customers and key audiences. Public relations is still relevant now than ever. A Day in the Life COVID-19 Crisis Communications Leadership Communications Media Relations Storytelling The Workplace

AT&T, Verizon delay 5G over FAA concerns, top places to promote a podcast, and IBM’s IT services becomes Kyndryl

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Hello, communicators: Dove Chocolates’ new program will award $10,000 grants to three female small business owners that submit a 30-second business pitch video on Instagram. Can you spare a few minutes to help us chart the future of the communications role?

Google, Microsoft and Verizon challenge Zoom, retail sales decline to new low, and PlayStation launches ‘Play at Home’ campaign

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Hello, communicators: Ahead of its 100 th birtrhday, Land O’Lakes removed the “butter maiden” from its packaging—an image that Eater described as “a non-specific American Indian woman with a feather in her hair, kneeling and presenting the consumer with a container of butter.”.

LVMH buys Tiffany as Charles Schwab snaps up TD Ameritrade, Tesla’s smashing PR stunt mishap, and T-Mobile data breach hits 1M

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Communicators must stay on top of trends and scout the horizon for impending changes so they can inform business decisions as well as create and execute the necessary campaigns for their organizations to thrive.

IBM stops facial recognition work, employees seek fewer open workplaces, cosmetics brands drop talc, and more

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Good morning, communicators: Google is offering notices on its Maps app to help users avoid crowding and maintain social distance. CRISIS LEADERSHIP BOARD. Looking for more insight on how to address the current global crisis and lead your organization into a strong recovery?

J&J recalls sunscreens over carcinogen concerns, content marketing strategies that work, and Amazon’s response to CPSC lawsuit

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Hello, communicators: Ahead of National Ice Cream Day July 18, several of the most popular purveyors of the frozen confection have launched promotional campaigns intended to capitalize on the holiday—and the summer heat—doing some good along the way.

Verizon, T-Mobile and Sprint rip AT&T for fake 5G

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RELATED: Join us at Paypal HQ for our PR & Media Relations Conference. ] . It read, in part: The potential for 5G is awesome, but the potential to over-hype and under-deliver on the 5G promise is a temptation that the wireless industry must resist. That’s why we’re calling on the broad wireless industry to commit to labeling something 5G only if new device hardware is connecting to the network using new radio technology to deliver new capabilities.

Etsy and Facebook remove ‘QAnon’ content, Ruby Tuesday files for bankruptcy, and Hotels.com offers the chance to ‘live under a rock’

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Hello, communicators: . The online marketplace and social media platform have both announced they’re removing content from “QAnon,” an unsubstantiated far-right conspiracy theory that President Donald Trump is secretly fighting pedophiles that exist in the government, media and other organizations. For Etsy, that includes all QAnon-related merchandise, while Facebook has been taking down groups, pages and accounts on its platform as well as on Instagram.

Spotify announces platform policies to combat misinformation, a record number of scams hit social media in 2021 and Meta’s civil rights chief shares company progress

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Hello, communicators: Captain Morgan announced it will be the first spiced rum sponsor of the Super Bowl by introducing a sweepstakes to give away a branded punch bowl equipped with Bluetooth speakers, subwoofers, “stadium-inspired” lights and a digital display keeping score of the big game.

How to benchmark storytelling, expertise and the latest digital media strategies

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You’re a senior communications pro. You see conferences tailored towards pros just getting their feet wet or communicators with only a few years of experience under their belt. It’s time to attend a summit designed specifically for communication and PR leaders. Leaders from Fortune 500 companies and other prominent organizations will gather to hear case studies from organizations including McDonald’s and Verizon Wireless. External communications. Social media.

Wells Fargo criticized for diversity comments, Ralph Lauren to cut 15% of its workforce, and Bumble Bee Seafoods responds to Trump

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Hello, communicators: The Hershey Company recently embraced the pervading pessimism of 2020 with a new candy: Reese’s Big Cups with pretzels. Add the response to the list of social media best practices, particularly when faced with an unforeseen crisis. CRISIS LEADERSHIP NETWORK.

Announcing PR Daily’s 2019 Digital PR & Social Media Awards finalists

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The impressive finalists for our Digital Marketing & Social Media Awards checked all the boxes. DIGITAL & SOCIAL MEDIA ACTIVITY. Launching the Wireless ATH-M50xBT Headphones, lotus823 and Audio-Technica. Stony Brook News Website, Stony Brook University Office of Communications and Marketing. The Flack Pack PR podcast, Washington Media Group. Inside the Media Minds Podcast, W2 Communications. Social Media customer support, Dell Technologies.