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5 Tips for Maintaining Media Relationships Under Pressure

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

The relationship between PR professionals and media is often seen as a necessary evil , especially by media. In my sector of tech PR , reporters rely on us to connect them with brands and keep them in the know about upcoming news.

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Small Business PR Campaign Pre-Launch Checklist

Ronn Torossian

Small business PR is not “simple” or “easy” just because you’re marketing a small business. In many ways, developing a brand presence and media connections for a small business is more complex and riskier than working a similar campaign for a big business.

Infographic: How should you size images for social media platforms?

PR Daily

In a highly competitive digital ecosystem, visuals are crucial for earning audience attention and engagement. Consult this graph to ensure images are optimized for differing online channels. Few things bring the social media scroll screeching to a halt quicker than a compelling image.

Comms School set to tackle practical communication skills to get ahead in your career

Stephen Waddington

Marcel Klebba and I are creating a virtual school to share our expertise in communications. We hope you’ll join us. There’s a gap between what students are taught at college or university and what you need to know to get ahead at work.

Harness the Power of Influencers and Advocates

Learn how to find and use influencers and advocates to gain buyer's trust on your behalf.

LinkedIn embraces video with livestreaming tool

PR Daily

‘LinkedIn Live’ is currently only available to select users in the United States. The platform faces competition from Facebook, Twitter and more, but the video offering can boost content efforts. It’s never too late to embrace video content and livestreaming.

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6 ways a spokesperson can embody authenticity

PR Daily

Honesty and trustworthiness are more important than ever, with cratering public trust and a divided public. How can speakers project an authentic presence to help sway listeners? This article originally appeared on PR Daily in February of 2018.

Six tips for marketers on how to host a successful influencer relations event

Agility PR Solutions

If you walked by the Quincy Street Kitchen in Minneapolis a few weeks ago, you’d have seen guests enjoying dinner featuring Armenian holiday grilled chicken served with guasacaca sauce, along with Venezuelan pulled chicken empanadas and seasonal panna cotta.

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16 helpful words for PR pros

PR Daily

PR is a highly collaborative industry. These four-word phrases can help smooth over the rough patches in working with clients and co-workers.

Social media promotions don’t influence millennials—here’s how to reach them

Agility PR Solutions

It should be no surprise that there is a generational difference in the content that influences people to visit a company’s website from social media, according to a new survey from creative portfolio website Visual Objects. One key difference involves eye-catching visuals. Images are more likely to persuade millennials to click through to businesses’ websites from […].

Top 15 Free PR Ideas to Grow Your Online Business

You've got a great idea, you've built your killer team, and you've maybe even gone through the first round or two of funding.

How to prepare for—and respond to—a leader leaving

PR Daily

Hear from experts on how to steady the ship in the aftermath of a prominent exec exit. Workplace shakeups can be jarring—even scarring. Especially when it involves a prominent leader, the aftermath of an unexpected departure can take a severe toll on your team’s morale.

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Words, Phrases and Writing Mistakes to Banish in 2019

PRSay

Bad writing can damage your professional reputation. In a post on Fast Company in December, professional writing coaches shared the most common mistakes they encounter, and advice for how to avoid them.

Show off your media relations efforts

PR Daily

We want to see how you’ve successfully landed placements in magazines, digital publications and more. Enter PR Daily’s 2019 Media Relations Awards. Save $50 when you enter by the early-bird deadline on March 8. The post Show off your media relations efforts appeared first on PR Daily.

Is a positive digital shopping experience as important as a great price?

Agility PR Solutions

New research from digital performance firm Riverbed explores insights and perspectives of consumer opinions on the digital retail experience—and what they desire from retailers to stay engaged, satisfied and loyal.

10 romantic Valentine’s Day gifts for writers

PR Daily

Forget flowers. Get your valentine chocolate inscribed with a line from ‘Pride and Prejudice’ or perfume that smells like a paperback. Valentine’s Day is here, and with it comes the pressure to get your loved one something that’s just the right mix of romantic, thoughtful and personal elements.

Storytelling Structures

Doctor Spin

Is there a way to tell a good story? I written about storytelling elements 1 before, but how about the over-arching structure of a good story? Well, it turns out that there are quite a few different takes on the subject. Ways to Structure a Story. 1,462 Stories — or just One?

Chuck E. Cheese responds to rumors after viral video

PR Daily

The family-focused chain has been on the defensive after a YouTube creator with an audience of millions claimed it pieced together old pies for future customers. Family restaurant and entertainment chain Chuck E. Cheese was recently sent scrambling after an old urban myth went viral online.

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Storytelling Structures

Doctor Spin

Is there a way to tell a good story? I written about storytelling elements 1 before, but how about the over-arching structure of a good story? Well, it turns out that there are quite a few different takes on the subject. Ways to Structure a Story. 1,462 Stories — or just One?

Wishing for a Valentine’s Day Gift for PR

PR News

Since it’s Valentine’s Day, it’s the right time to discuss what we love about PR and marketing. There’s plenty to say. We’re unsure if PR pros love their jobs, but we know they like them. Three editions of PR News’ Salary Survey (2018, 2017, 2016) show the majority of PR pros are “either satisfied” or… Continued. The post Wishing for a Valentine’s Day Gift for PR appeared first on PR News Blog. Crisis Management

Mitigating Adverse Childhood Events

Scott Public Relations

The pre-schoolers seem to get smaller and cuter every year, their faces glowing, and eyes wide gazing at the strangers who have come to hear them sing. The middle-schoolers look and act even more mature than last year.

Top publications and articles for January, according to journalists

Muck Rack

Top publications and articles for January, according to journalists

Bezos Flips Script on National Enquirer

David PR Group

In the 1996 movie Ransom , Mel Gibson stars as an executive whose son is kidnapped by a bad guy played by Gary Sinise. The boy is held for ransom, and in the movie’s most famous scene, Gibson appears on the local news and pours $2 million in cash onto the anchor desk.

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HackWeek 2019: Q&A with Jonathan Dodson, Zignal Labs VP of Engineering

Zignal Labs

The post HackWeek 2019: Q&A with Jonathan Dodson, Zignal Labs VP of Engineering appeared first on Zignal Labs

Arizona: America’s Valentine!

HMA Public Relations

Whether you love it, like it or want to run away and hide from it… it’s Valentine’s Day! And we in the Arizona desert have another […]. The post Arizona: America’s Valentine! appeared first on HMA Public Relations. PR and HMA PR