What to Do When Your Internal Communications Goes External

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Hackers can also find and release damaging internal correspondence and documents. ” So, what are the best ways to lessen the potential negative impacts of your internal communications going external? Treat every piece of internal communication as if it were external.

10 ways to get the writing juices flowing

PR Daily

Writing projects can be like children. FREE REPORT: Benchmark your internal comms efforts against your peers ]. Pull up a new Word document, take a deep breath, and write whatever comes to mind. When slumps happen, it helps to write about something you love.

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Best PR Practices For Working With International Clients

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International business helps put a PR agency (quite literally) on the map, opening doors to expanded business opportunities. To mitigate the challenges, we start by looking at trends in media coverage of international announcements.

International Conference Preview: Bob Woodward on the Importance of Investigative Journalism

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Woodward, who is an associate editor at The Washington Post , a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and the best-selling author of 19 books, will deliver the opening keynote address at PRSA’s 2019 International Conference in San Diego on Oct.

5 ways Assurance creates authenticity internally

PR Daily

Untitled Document. In a new Ragan Training video, “ The Importance of Authenticity in Internal Communications ,” Handmaker offers tips for building authenticity that boosts the bottom line and can cause voluntary turnover to plummet to half that of one’s peer organizations.

7 steps to accelerating your writing

PR Daily

Most of them observed that editing or revising takes much more time than writing—a sentiment I echo heartily. We all have our own grounds for wanting to write faster. The faster they can write, the more they can earn. Writing is no different. Writing is no different.

Why PR Pros Are The Most Versatile Writers

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But according to the 2018 USC Annenberg Center for Public Relations Global Communications Report , writing is the skill most valued by PR recruiters. Successful PR people tend to be good writers; yet even more impressive than the quality of good PR writing is its versatility.

30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

PR Daily

You could spend the summer interning at Marvel Entertainment, if you land this week’s featured position. Marvel Entertainment seeks an editorial intern for summer 2019 in New York City. Internal communications manager—General Electric (Illinois).

Case Study: Blogger Outreach for Oxfam America’s International Women’s Day 2012 Campaign

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One of the most fun projects I’ve worked on recently was Oxfam America’s (OA) International Women’s Day (IWD) 2012 campaign. write their own blog post to promote IWD 2012.

Are You Writing Intelligent Content? Should You Be?

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Have you ever had to write something that you just knew had been written before … but no one could put his or her hands on it in time for you to use it? Translating entire documents is cumbersome and time-consuming. The post Are You Writing Intelligent Content?

Write a killer LinkedIn summary in 3 steps

PR Daily

Before you write your summary: Know your audience and how you want them to feel after reading your summary. Think of your content under the categories described below, then fill in the buckets: Accomplishments: Write a sentence for each of your most important accomplishments.

SpeakerNet News | How to Write a Press Release for Speakers

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“How to Write a Superstar Speaker Press Release to Attract the Attention, Business and Applause You Deserve!” Register or Purchase the How to Write a Press Release for Coaches, Speakers and Authors Replay.

SpeakerNet News | How to Write a Press Release for Speakers

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“How to Write a Superstar Speaker Press Release to Attract the Attention, Business and Applause You Deserve!” Register or Purchase the How to Write a Press Release for Coaches, Speakers and Authors Replay.

How to Write a Press Release that Gets Journalists’ Attention

PR Fuel

Write the release first, edit it later. Keep the release looking good with solid writing and formatting. Never Write a Press Release Without a Plan. When it comes to press release writing, it’s easy to see it as just another task filling up your to-do list.

10 terrific tech tools for PR pros

PR Daily

These apps, plug-ins and other handy helpers can streamline your workday and help you address writing and outreach issues. This tool is super easy to use, and our sales team at AirPR recently began using it for more personalized outreach and interactive demos,” Rebekah Iliff writes in Inc.

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30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

PR Daily

Write a unique résumé for every position (to please the bots). Stephanie Vozza shares six ways to create a technology-friendly CV in her “ How to write a résumé that will impress a bot ” piece. The tandem documents afford you a chance to go into more detail about your experience.

Google slammed for axing pro-union workers, McDonald’s to pay $26M in labor-law settlement, and key lessons from HIMSS’ rebranding

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Days after more than 200 Google employees protested the suspension of two colleagues for accessing internal data, the company fired four employees over “clear and repeated violations” of its data security policies. What kinds of writing topics would you like to read more about on PR Daily?

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Avast scrambles after data-collection reports, Boston Market’s bawdy Twitter fail, and emoji become more inclusive

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Documenting how she got the most bang for her buck, Natalie shares creative inspiration aplenty for wholesome family meals, on a budget. Also: Google turns data into storytelling for Black History Month, how to extend your video’s shelf life, backlash over Aldi UK’s ‘poverty porn,’ and more.

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FedEx takes aim at Amazon, thought leadership shows promise for B2B, and Coca-Cola defends its new brand position

PR Daily

The Washington Post reported : Kent Landers, vice president of public affairs and communications at the Coca-Cola Company, says these internal documents predate Coke’s 2016 commitment to discontinue funding physical activity programs.

How many blog posts should you publish?

PR Daily

Discuss your company’s process and services to educate your leads and your internal employees about how things are done at your company. A documented content strategy. Content Marketing Marketing Writing & Editing blog blogging tips

Product | Project Manager

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Define and document key project metrics such as milestones, delivery dates, action items, risks, and keep information evergreen. . Proactively look for opportunities to meet internal customer and all stakeholder needs . Writing User Stories for new products / Creating Wireframe.

The 20 Responsibilities of PR and What They Entail

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The PR pro either writes some of this content themselves or helps drive strategy with a team of writers/editors and/or guest blog contributors. Internal Communications. Writing/Editing of Miscellaneous PR Assets. Most of us see what our jobs entail at the point of hire.

Behind the Brands: Oxfam Holds Big F&B Accountable

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With International Women’s Day approaching, Oxfam recently embarked on what I think is one of the best-conceived and (so far, at least) executed awareness and activism campaigns: Behind the Brands. At the time of writing, they were more than halfway to their goal of 20,000 actions.

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Press Releases Aren’t Dead — But Do You Need One?

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And how do you write an effective press release? A press release is a formal document from an organization or brand that communicates “newsworthy” information. What’s news that will get someone to write about the story?). How to write a press release.

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Improving Your Press Releases – It’s This Simple?

PR Fuel

Writing just might be the most important skill you can have. It doesn’t matter how many reporters you know or how unique your story angle is, if you can’t write a compelling press release that instantly sucks readers in, everything else is meaningless. Press Release Writing

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Corporate Reputation And The Whistleblower Culture

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Just two months ago, luggage company Away grappled with reputation stumbles after employees shared internal slack messages that unpacked a punitive workplace culture. ” Lepore writes, “Businesses have regulations, compliance departments, and inspections.

7 outstanding tech tools for PR pros

PR Daily

PR people routinely use apps for document design like BeFunky, the industry standard software Cision, and a wire distribution platform like PR Newswire. FREE DOWNLOAD: 2019 Internal Communications Measurement Survey Results ].

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5 essential tools and trends for communications pros

PR Daily

For internal and external communicators alike, the workweek is jammed with an array of challenges and responsibilities. Robust editorial calendar: Gone are the days of simple Word documents or Excel spreadsheets for mapping out the week’s, month’s or year’s content.

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Tell Your Story Like You Speak, Keep Pitching, and Earn Media Coverage

PR Fuel

Determine the chronology of your business story before writing it. The language, idioms, and examples you use in your business story will likely vary depending on whether you’re writing for million dollar home buyers or Kindergarten teachers. Just write like you speak.

Who talks to (and about) colleagues like that?

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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.

4 tips to sustain your career growth as a young PR pro

PR Daily

Many in public relations demonstrate abilities right out of the gate through their media relations, social media, research, writing and other necessary skills. Master your writing style. Solid writing skills are needed throughout your career. Write more often.

30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

PR Daily

Whether you’re a recent college grad or someone planning a career move, this slip of paper (or virtual document) must be polished if you want to impress hiring managers. As you write up a description of your gap year experience, take note of the job posting.

Study: Effective Content Marketing Has One Element

Sword and the Script

In other words, during the process of writing out the answers on his sneaker, he had internalized the answers and could recall them from memory. Walk with me for a moment – to about 30 years ago.

The Ten Commandments of Social Media for 2018

Business Wire

(These rules are loosely adapted from the 2018 All for Content conference ) By Simona Colletta – International Media Relations Specialist, Paris Social Media is changing the way businesses interact with customers. The simplest use of video is to document a live event.

PR Guide To Agency-Client On-Boarding

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The PR firm will ask for lots of existing marketing and PR documents beyond those it can find on its own, like previous owned and earned content.

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How to make the most of your PR internship

PR Daily

From one intern to the next, here are a few tips that I have picked up along my journey: Take notes. Write down what you’re told. Don’t be the intern who has to ask someone to repeat something; it could be perceived as your failure to listen. Working on your writing.

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7 Must-Have PR Tech Tools

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PR people routinely use apps for document design like BeFunky, the industry standard software Cision, and a wire distribution platform like PR Newswire. We have separate channels set up for each client, and we can swiftly share links, images, and documents. Web 2.0

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What those performance review phrases actually mean

PR Daily

Whether you’re writing one for your employees or will soon be the recipient of one from your boss, you should take a moment to unravel the “HR speak” so prevalent in these documents. Phrase : Jordy lacks basic skills in business writing.

12 ways to produce a killer press release

PR Daily

Write concisely. Write a snappy subject line for your email, says Elise Copps of Hamilton Health Sciences. Write snappily. Give the one reason why there is something press worthy, and stick to that for the entire document, Telisman says. Avoid unusual fonts.

How Wray Ward’s Heather Tamol manages her PR career

PR Daily

Whether I need to map out a Q&A, write a statement or make changes to a slide deck, computer access allows me to do those things well. The fear that tracked changes may not have been turned off—making them visible—before we shared a document internally or especially with the media.

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