4 Reputation Threats Organizations Should Monitor in 2020

PRSay

For organizations of all sizes, the ability to identify, understand and manage an increasingly complex array of reputational threats will be integral to success in the years ahead. In today’s world, being prepared with a comprehensive crisis plan is no longer enough.

5 Public Relations Trends to Watch in 2019, Starring AI, Ethics and More

Garrett Public Relations

The post 5 Public Relations Trends to Watch in 2019, Starring AI, Ethics and More appeared first on PR Consultant Garrett Public Relations Columbus/Worthington OH. 2019 AI B2B crisis communications crisis management ethics PR public relations public relations trends reputation management trends PR trendsThe times they are a-changin’. Never have these lyrics rung as true as they do when we look at the way the PR profession is evolving.

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To Celebrate Ethics Month, We Bring You ‘Reputation Launderer’ Bell Pottinger From Across the Pond

PR News

Unfortunately for the reputation of the PR discipline here and abroad, Bell Pottinger was well known, which helped spread the story. The post To Celebrate Ethics Month, We Bring You ‘Reputation Launderer’ Bell Pottinger From Across the Pond appeared first on PR News Blog. Crisis Management

Edelman Falls Short As PR Industry Leader

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

It’s always instructive when PR teams entrusted with managing the reputations of major corporations run into reputation problems of their own. On closer examination, the Edelman/GEO Group situation is a great example of what not to do when faced with an ethical quandary.

The Death Of A PR Firm, By Bad PR

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

That’s the unhappy fate of James Henderson, the former CEO of now-defunct PR and crisis management powerhouse Bell Pottinger. The leakers clearly crossed ethical lines themselves, but the agency’s controversial practices may have invited their actions.

Your Executives’ Reputations Impact Your Brand, Whether You Like It or Not

Melissa Agnes

I find it interesting that many organizations still believe that the personal brands of their management team (namely their C-suite) and the organization’s corporate brand, are completely separate. What’s wrong with this crisis management approach?

J&J offers to settle in Ohio, consumers question leaders’ ethics, and how TikTok fills a specific niche

PR Daily

Good morning, PR pros: In a bellwether case in the opioid crisis, Johnson & Johnson has reached a potential deal with Cuyahoga and Summit counties in Ohio. When combatting a crisis narrative, you will have to overcome a healthy skepticism if you want to change public perception.

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4 Skills All PR Pros Should Have

Critical Mention

What you once thought was going to bring positive attention to your organization has done the opposite, and now you have to go into full PR mode to protect your brand’s reputation.

Should You Conduct Negative SEO Against a Competitor?

Melissa Agnes

Not only is this an unethical practice (WordPress didn’t let me underline “unethical” 50 times, so once will have to do), but it’s also a crisis waiting to happen. How much of a crisis, you ask? Should you plan for this type of risk in your crisis plan?

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What My PR Degree Would Look Like Today

Waxing UnLyrical

Crisis and issues management: With the growth of social media, the ability for crises and issues to spark and spread across the globe is unprecedented. Communicators need to be able to monitor and manage both emerging and potential issues.

A Look at Today’s Crisis Realities and How To Manage Them

Melissa Agnes

Today’s crisis realities present some of the biggest challenges and obstacles to be faced in a crisis or emergency. In fact, if you aren’t prepared, today’s crisis realities will work against you , rather than for you, in a crisis – making your task of effective crisis management extremely difficult. So what are today’s crisis realities and what do they mean to your organization? Crisis Management Crisis Preparedness

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Facebook PR Exposed

Flatiron Communications

Nick Confessore, one of The New York Times’s better-known investigative reporters, appeared on MSNBC’s “All in with Chris Hayes” within hours of The Times publishing its bombshell exposé on how Facebook dealt with the Russian crisis. disregarded the core tenets of crisis PR.

Maximising resilience of health and well-being assets in crisis situations

PR Conversations

The following is the result of our subsequent shared musings concerning the impact of crisis situations on the health and well-being of public relations practitioners. And that’s just managing the process.

PR problem? Hire a journalist… or rather don’t if you want to have successful PR

Stuart Bruce

I actually laughed out loud when I read this story about the BBC’s world affairs editor John Simpson setting up a corporate consultancy to advise on crisis communications and then even more rapidly closing it again because of the crisis it created.

PRoust Questionnaire: Sean Kelly

PR Conversations

I enjoy the adrenaline rush of crisis communications. Sincerity, loyalty, sound judgment, trustworthiness and a commitment to the values and ethical foundations of the PR profession—which just happen to be expressed in the CPRS Code of Professional Standards —are the qualities I most admire.

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A Look at Today’s Crisis Realities and How To Manage Them

Melissa Agnes

Today’s crisis realities present some of the biggest challenges and obstacles to be faced in a crisis or emergency. In fact, if you aren’t prepared, today’s crisis realities will work against you , rather than for you, in a crisis – making your task of effective crisis management extremely difficult. So what are today’s crisis realities and what do they mean to your organization?

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PRoust Questionnaire: Sean Kelly

PR Conversations

I enjoy the adrenaline rush of crisis communications. Sincerity, loyalty, sound judgment, trustworthiness and a commitment to the values and ethical foundations of the PR profession—which just happen to be expressed in the CPRS Code of Professional Standards —are the qualities I most admire.

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Interview with PRSA’s National Chairman, Anthony W. D’Angelo

Critical Mention

meaning diversity, advocacy, technology and ethics. Ethics is our foundation, and the guidance that we give through our Code of Ethics in concert with our Board of Ethics and Professional Standards is what research has shown our members appreciate and value the most about PRSA.

An AI in PR primer

Stephen Waddington

It’s essential for reputation monitoring and crisis management. There’s a common but misplaced assertion that PR is a special case because of its reliance on human characteristics such as emotional intelligence; ethics; and interpersonal skills.

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FIFA seeks to rebound as ex-honchos are cited in $80M pay flap

PR Daily

For FIFA, it’s a staggering revelation—and perhaps a necessary next step toward restoring its reputation. law firm retained by FIFA during its corruption crisis, told the Associated Press. In response, FIFA’s crisis managers issued a lengthy statement.

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After the End of Journalism – The Revolution that Turned PR Experts into Publishers, Editors, and Reporters

Maxim Behar's Blog

Throughout all those years that I’ve spent in PR business, I’ve been repeating almost every day that the players in this game should be honest, reputable and creative. Who else if not PR business is the king of handling crisis and managing intelligent, creative and impactful content….

Behind the Headlines With Rich Oppel

Cision

Rich Oppel, senior advisor for media strategy and management at Crosswind Media & Public Relations, says brands will successfully land media coverage when they can combine their needs with the needs of journalists and their readers.

Keeping silent – PR lessons for evaluating purpose and influence

PR Conversations

It was easy to predict a backlash from various quarters – including complaints about Nike’s own performance regarding ethics and inclusivity. But I’d also encourage her to think seriously about her business ambitions – and learn more about crisis communications.

Celebrating a commitment to excellence at CIPR graduation ceremony

Stephen Waddington

It’s essential for reputation monitoring and crisis management. There’s a common but misplaced assertion that PR is a special case because of its reliance on human characteristics such as emotional intelligence; ethics; and interpersonal skills. Machines are already undertaking tasks such as data analysis, horizon scanning, and data management, performed by practitioners starting out in their career.

Delta, FedEx seek to strike a balance on NRA backlash

PR Daily

RELATED: Prepare, protect and promote your organization and brand in a climate of crisis. ]. This is poor logic, and ethically disingenuous. Efforts to stay neutral in the heightened national gun debate are landing national corporations in uncharted waters.

TrendKite’s Comprehensive Guide to Crisis Communications

TrendKite

" Sound like the crisis strategy you know you should have in place? Maybe your team hasn't run through it in a while or discussed the chain of command for approving messaging around a crisis during a holiday when people are harder to reach. Is non-crisis coverage rising?

TrendKite’s Comprehensive Guide to Crisis Communications

TrendKite

" Sound like the crisis strategy you know you should have in place? Maybe your team hasn't run through it in a while or discussed the chain of command for approving messaging around a crisis during a holiday when people are harder to reach. Is non-crisis coverage rising?

Exposing PR’s weaknesses

PR Conversations

Why do we blame others for our failure to persuade management of the real value of public relations? All these ideas around the craft skills, management positions and professional status miss how the world of work is changing – which is evident in the careers literature and studies.

Behind the Headlines With Brandon Puttbrese

Cision

In this interview, Brandon shares why brands shouldn’t focus too much on competitors, how to streamline your pitches to journalists and how social media can help your brand in a crisis. What role does social media play in reputation and crisis management today?