Tue.Mar 31, 2020

Starting A New Job, But On Zoom

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

It’s safe to say that things have changed dramatically for most people in just three weeks. For me, they’ve changed even more. It was only 12 days ago that I began my first week at Crenshaw Communications, a technology PR agency in Manhattan.

How offering historical context helps in a crisis

PR Daily

Your crisis communications should be able to lean on your past record. Here are some ways to tell that story to help bolster your reputation and build trust. During this unprecedented time, people are eager for assurance.

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Content Marketing: Is Now a Good Time to Double Down? [Coronavirus]

Sword and the Script

Buyers were taking in content before talking to sales even before the Coronavirus hit; now is a great time to double down on content marketing Today is the last day of the first quarter of 2020. The pressure has been on for sales in most businesses to close deals.

How to evaluate if your coronavirus message is necessary

PR Daily

Though some PR experts call for erring on the side of over-communicating, inundated and anxious audiences will appreciate any effort to avoid unnecessary outreach. The military has well-defined etiquette for radio network traffic.

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Harness the Power of Influencers and Advocates

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

How to Be a Great Writer

ReimaginePR

How to Be a Great Writer. The important point to keep in mind when composing college admission essays is that all these are equally as with some other type of composition. Composing about what you believe the entry personnel would love to hear isn’t a fantastic notion possibly. College creating is a striving course for several new students. Now you’re prepared to start creating a school essay.

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4 ways technology is transforming PR in 2020

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Technology is changing every facet of business management, and the PR department is not immune. Many factors are contributing to the changing face of public relations in the digital age, and emerging technologies continue to cause disruption.

Are you or your team creating influential comms campaigns?

PR Daily

Enter PR Daily’s Nonprofit PR Awards to earn recognition for your campaigns and content. Deadline for entries is April 24. The post Are you or your team creating influential comms campaigns? appeared first on PR Daily. PR Daily Awards

COVID work crisis—top stress points for Americans working from home vs. going into work

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For many people, one of the toughest lifestyle adjustments they’ve had to make is going from in-office positions to working at home. Meanwhile, many others are unable to work from home, and are forced to deal with the psychological strain (and physical risk) of reporting to work as usual.

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Instacart, Amazon employees strike over COVID-19, Macy’s furloughs employees, and Google thanks health care workers in video

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Also: Brand managers join the COVID-19 conversation with ‘social distancing’ messages, Girl Scouts moves cookie sales online, PR pros advise skipping on April Fools’ Day, and more.

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.

Now what? Down-to-earth advice for startups when the world is upside down.

Barokas

How the hell did this happen? How did it happen so fast? When will it end? I’ve asked and been. asked these questions dozens of times over the last month. Even before the pandemic, this year was already off to a difficult start.

How are you giving back during this crisis?

PR Daily

Many organizations are trying to be essential resources for their people and the places they do business. We want to hear how you are reaching out. This is a stressful time. And that—I know—is an understatement. We could all use some good news, and there is some.

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6 tips for productive remote meetings

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How Guest Posting Should Be Done In 2020

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Rightly or wrongly, guest blogging has taken a bit of a hammering in recent years. Despite my heart being firmly in the world of link building, I understood why.

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How to “Kill It” During Your Next Big Change

When it comes to change communication, employees need your help to understand what’s happening. Use these four steps to help employees navigate change.

Staying the Course In a Crisis

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In this age of social distancing, it is been more important than ever to be more intentional about connecting with our fellow humans. Now more than ever we need to be a community, so it feels right to bring back our popular Twitter chats.

4 engaging PR strategies to improve your business performance

Agility PR Solutions

Developing a strong PR strategy is key to running a successful business. How your company is perceived by the public plays a big part in how well you perform. These days, consumers are less likely to patronize an establishment that has what they perceive to be a bad public image.

UK Media Moves including Hearst, Channel 4, STYLIST and more!

Cision

Louisa Compton is appointed Channel 4's Head of News and Current Affairs and Sport, STYLIST updates 'Strong Women' team, and Hearst appoints Zoe Galloway as Content Manager. Media Blog

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The Importance of Self-Care During Times of Uncertainty

Konnect Agency

Self-care is important to practice on a regular basis, but due to the recent events of COVID-19 across the globe, self-care is even more critical than usual. Professionals are working from home, homeschooling is now in full swing, laws are changing, and there’s still more to come.

Media Moves at Bloomberg News & The Wall Street Journal, Callaway Climate Insights Debuts Website.

Cision

Jason Grotto joins Bloomberg News, David Callaway debuts new website, and more. Media Blog

Tips to Set up a Video Interview from Home

5W PR

Thanks to work-from-home mandates, closures, and quarantines, almost all on-camera interviews with media are being conducted via skype or video conference. While this may be the new norm for a while, there’s the possibility that video interviews become a go-to option beyond the COVID-19 pandemic.

Who’s mic’d up? I’m mic’d up

HMA Public Relations

Have you ever wondered what athletes are saying on the field? A few team including the Arizona Diamondbacks and Chicago Cubs have hot mic'd their players and coaches for an entertaining twist on America's favorite pastime. Click the link to hear more about these iconic moments!

Media Moves at Bloomberg News & The Wall Street Journal, Callaway Climate Insights Debuts Website.

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Jason Grotto joins Bloomberg News, David Callaway debuts new website, and more

Survive So You Can Thrive

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This is the ultimate goal, and you should already be focused on what you will achieve after we get through the CV-19 crisis. Because we will get through it. This crisis has, or soon will, expose the weaknesses in our processes, our culture and our vision.

UK Media Moves including Hearst, Channel 4, STYLIST and more!

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Louisa Compton is appointed Channel 4's Head of News and Current Affairs and Sport, STYLIST updates 'Strong Women' team, and Hearst appoints Zoe Galloway as Content Manager

Communications Considerations Amidst COVID-19

Konnect Agency

As the global community continues to experience the impact of the health and economic crisis of COVID-19, we as a PR Agency are continuing to keep current on best marketing practices during this unprecedented time.

Being of Service During COVID-19

Waxing UnLyrical

“It’s the end of the world as we know it…” Before I go any further: I hope you and yours are safe and well. Talk about the world being turned upside down, right? I imagine I’m not alone in R.E.M.’s

Newsjacking with David Meerman Scott

PR for Anyone

“You can provide value to others through your expertise.” Christina Daves (02:10-02:15) Every news story breaks in a typical bell-shaped curve.

Chat Recap: Staying the Course In a Crisis

Solo PR Pro

On the last Tuesday in March, we held a special chat, where top independent communication professionals shared thought leadership, tips and advice in response to questions submitted by the community ( learn how to join us here ).

Musing on Lessons Learned

Konnect Agency

As we settle into our third week of “stay home” quarantine, there is no shortage of advice, feedback, opinion and self-help blogs, posts, videos, live sessions and more to keep us informed and entertained.

Twitter Calculator: How Much Are Tweets Worth?

5W PR

Many people seem to be unaware of the fact that it’s not just Instagram and YouTube where people are able to gain a profit from sharing content. The same thing is also possible on Twitter, as every single account, hashtag, and tweet has an economic market value that anyone is able to calculate.

Valuable HR Resources

Konnect Agency

Your HR team should be a crucial part of your internal and external communications structure, however not all companies are yet at the stage where they have a dedicated HR team. The following helpful resources are made available by government agencies and HR organizations and may help you navigate the needs and rights of your employees during this crisis. The official websites for federal COVID-19 updates by the US Department of Labor provides FAQs on CV-19 and FMLA here: [link].