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COVID-19: Not the Time to Stop Communications | Business Wire Blog

Business Wire

We may think that the world will never be the same. Partly, we’d be right. Yes, there is a new normal, and our lives will continue to be significantly disrupted in the coming months—perhaps a year.

STUDY: A Third of Brand Emails Offer Free or Discounted Services Amid Pandemic

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

A Third of Brand Emails Offer Free or Discounted Services Amid Pandemic. Companies prioritize empathy in COVID-19 communications.

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6 tips for building a compelling digital brand

PR Daily

William Arruda, the “Father of Personal Branding,” explains why creating a digital brand is so important today—and shares six expert tips to help you succeed. The idea of personal branding has been around for quite some time.

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5 ways to leverage LinkedIn and boost your PR strategy

Agility PR Solutions

LinkedIn has always been looked at as a job search or recruiting tool. In reality, it’s a lot more than that.

Harness the Power of Influencers and Advocates

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

Journalists reveal what makes them open your email pitches

PR Daily

Having a hard time getting through to your target outlet? Consider these essential steps. You found great data, you crunched the numbers, visualised them, put it all together into an amazing press release, and hit “send” to your top-notch list of media contacts.

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How businesses can address and remedy systemic social injustices

PR Daily

Communicators must play a central role in helping executives navigate the current upheaval and reverse centuries of inequality. The momentous journey must begin with small, yet crucial steps.

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Media Moves at USA Today & McClatchy, Nashville Public Radio Hires a Metro Reporter

Cision

Karen Weintraub joins USA Today, McClatchy elevates Stephanie Pedersen, and more. Media Blog

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How your comms can mitigate disinformation

PR Daily

During these difficult times, its more important than ever to highlight and share accurate, relevant messages. Here are some tips to help fight the chaos. The threat from disinformation is greater now than ever.

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Which industries are faring best with their COVID response—and which ones are blowing it?

Agility PR Solutions

Even in these unprecedented times, consumers still have high expectations of the brands and businesses they choose to use. But even above the brand level, they form opinions about entire industries based on the experiences they have at the individual outlets they have patronized.

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 think about events during the rest of 2020

PR Daily

With many staples and opportunities changing due to COVID-19 and public health concerns, here’s how you can reimagine your efforts—with a little help from Freddie Mercury. In the 1980s, “Another one bites the dust” was a chart-topping hit by Queen.

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Blackout Tuesday

Solo PR Pro

The year 1920 was known as the “roaring 20s.” It was a time of economic growth and prosperity following the devastation of war. The year 2020 has been a time of upheaval, displacement and economic uncertainty fueled by a public health war.

Remote lawmaking changes the game for public affairs pros

PR Daily

With some lawmakers now voting remotely due to COVID-19 measures, even greater attention must be paid to local media outlets. The House of Representatives changed the landscape when it amended House rules, allowing virtual hearings and remote voting by its members.

Becoming a change leader—it’s time to replace the broken contract with America

Agility PR Solutions

The contract with America is broken. As a child of the 1970s, I was born into a nation fresh out of the Civil Rights movement and one focused on equal opportunity for all. I thought I had bought into a contract with America. One that if I followed the rules, I could expect certain freedoms […].

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.

Don?t miss Wednesday?s Top Women in HR Awards deadline

PR Daily

Ragan will recognize the most influential female HR professionals. Nominate yourself, your colleagues or your clients by this Wednesday, June 3! The post Don’t miss Wednesday’s Top Women in HR Awards deadline appeared first on PR Daily. Ragan Awards

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UK Media Moves including Times Radio, BBC, Property Week and more!

Cision

Times Radio announces launch date & more presenters; Rachel Platt made Commissioner on BBC Daytime & Early Peak Commissioning Team; Grace Howarth now Market Reports Editor for Property Week. Media Blog

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Measurement experts: Solid metrics and trust go hand in hand

PR Daily

Learn what matters in the ‘new normal’ and why frequent pulse surveys are key. You can’t succeed without engaged employees, so ‘test, test, and test some more.’. In times of unease, trust is a premium commodity. The new normal requires trust,” Katie Delahaye Paine says.

Dr Martin Luther King: "I have a dream"

Stephen Waddington

A speech from almost 60 years ago to the US nation is as relevant today as the day it was delivered. That’s shameful. In a speech in 1963 civil rights activist Dr Martin Luther King called for civil and economic equality and an end to racism in the US.

A letter from PRSA Chair Garland Stansell to members reflecting on the country’s recent events

Agility PR Solutions

As chaos follows in the wake of injustice, and the U.S. and now the world) faces dark days of violence and destruction, PRSA’s 2020 Chair T.

Case Study: Bauer

NewsWhip

CASE STUDY. How Bauer Media uses NewsWhip to unify content strategy across all of their brands. Ali Wilkinson, Digital Content Manager. —. Industry. Publisher. Company Size. 1,000+ employees.

Media Moves at USA Today & McClatchy, Nashville Public Radio Hires a Metro Reporter

TrendKite

Karen Weintraub joins USA Today, McClatchy elevates Stephanie Pedersen, and more

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Case Study Turbine Labs

NewsWhip

CASE STUDY. How Turbine Labs uses NewsWhip to understand what the news is prior to it becoming an event. Leigh Fatzinger, CEO and Founder. —. Industry. Marketing and Advertising. Company Size. 25-50 employees.

UK Media Moves including Times Radio, BBC, Property Week and more!

TrendKite

Times Radio announces launch date & more presenters; Rachel Platt made Commissioner on BBC Daytime & Early Peak Commissioning Team; Grace Howarth now Market Reports Editor for Property Week

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Strugglers and smugglers

Doctor Spin

At 40 years old, I’ve adopted a new way of looking at achieving success. One thing that I’ve always struggled with is cognitive endurance for monotonous tasks.

This Week?s HA Jamz Roundup

The Hoffman Agency

By Shereen Masoud-Jointe, Account Executive (Europe). The tunes continued rolling in this week with some sounds from around the world — including Hong Kong, South Korea, Japan, Lebanon, Canada, and even a rom-com soundtrack fave from the U.S. . 12. ???? George Lam. 13.

Spotify adds silent tracks for #BlackoutTuesday, Facebook donates $10M amid employee criticism, and Starbucks embraces conversation

PR Daily

Also: OKCupid, Verizon and Peets Coffee focus on strategic plans to fulfill Black Lives Matter efforts, Microsoft highlights black employee voices, and more.