Mon.Aug 19, 2019

Keeping Ahead of the Media

Ronn Torossian

In today’s rapidly-moving world of social media, it’s critical to be proactive to pre-empt rumors and some of the potentially negative things that may be written and said about your company.

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6 vital ingredients for a successful career

PR Daily

Finding fresh perspectives, building coalitions and staying calm under duress are among the key elements needed for ascent and accomplishment. Though there’s no one-formula-fits-all recipe for career success, there are common ingredients in the form of behaviors and skills.

Why CEOs botch media interviews—and ways you can help them

PR Daily

Communication often is not the primary fuel rocketing a professional to the top-floor corner office, so thoughtful preparation is essential. Consider these five common liabilities. . It seems not a week goes by that we don’t hear of one CEO or another taking heat for something they’ve said. .

Speaking up for graduates in the workplace

Stephen Waddington

As the graduates of 2019 enter the workplace here’s some ideas for helping them succeed. Managing an ambitious team of young people is as hard as it gets in agency land. This isn’t another whiny post about millennials. The internet is full of that s**t.

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 your social media can help recruit talented team members

PR Daily

How you find new employees and engage with your wider community is moving on to social media channels—and that means PR pros should be involved in the process. Does it feel like everyone’s trying to hire from a shrinking pool of talent right now? There’s a good reason. As of April, there were 1.6

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Infographic: Your social media video cheat sheet

PR Daily

What does your audience want from video content on each of the major social media platforms? This infographic can help guide your strategy. Some audiences are more likely to use one platform than another—which means each social media site has a unique user base with specific wants.

New report explores best practices for PR agency search & hiring

Agility PR Solutions

When companies search for mid- or senior-level employees, they cast the net wide, engage recruiters to identify qualified candidates, conduct numerous interviews, shortlist finalists, and check references before making the hiring decision. So what do large companies and associations do when they hire PR agencies—on which they spend $15 billion a year? New research from […]. The post New report explores best practices for PR agency search & hiring appeared first on Agility PR Solutions.

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Novartis’ crisis response missteps, Target’s one-stop-shopping formula, and Twitter’s private message filter

PR Daily

Also: WW’s bid to slim down youngsters, America’s fluctuating back-to-school timeline, PR pros’ thirst for learning, a funeral for a glacier, and more.

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Despite fake news concerns, consumers say earned media drives brand awareness best

Agility PR Solutions

2019 marks the first year that digital marketing spend will outpace spend across traditional channels like TV, radio, and newspapers—which gives digitally native brands the opportunity to effectively compete with legacy companies on their own digital turf.

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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.

What’s TVs Place in the PR World? We Chat to Producer Danny Bell

The Resolution Blog

You could say that the relationship between PR and TV is facing some tension at the moment, what with the move to more on-demand and online content.

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Have recent scandals diminished Facebook’s influence? Not one bit, new study finds

Agility PR Solutions

Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica scandal brought the issue of social media and data-sharing trust to the forefront, and even though Mark Zuckerberg seemed to smooth the issue with his media-sharpened testimony, the social industry braced for a consumer trust crisis that never fully materialized.

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Celebrating Photography Innovation on #WorldPhotographyDay

wiredPRworks

Thanks to Tamron for lending me the world’s first ultra-telephoto all-in-one zoom lens for the APS-C format at a recent photowalk. What a lens!! Happy #WorldPhotographyDay! Photography innovation goes way, way back. Thanks to National Inventors Hall of Fame for submitting this historical news.

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In College and Need Cash? Apply for Scholarships

Culpwrit

As students begin to return to colleges throughout the U.S. and abroad, paying for tuition and room and board are top of mind. So should finding ways to help pay those costs.

National Park Foundation Photography Contests Celebrate #WorldPhotographyDay

wiredPRworks

Happy #WorldPhotographyDay! Who else loves taking pictures in National Parks? Here’s a recent pic from a trip to the Blue Ridge Parkway. Now you can share your pics and enter two contests when you #FindYourPark. Thanks to National Park Foundation for submitting this information.

Stand Out From The Crowd By Going Old School: Write Personal Thank-You Notes

Maine PR Maven

In today’s world, more people than ever have a voice. Technological innovation, namely in the realm of social media, has democratized discourse in ways that few thought possible only two decades ago.

Fixing the broken web

Stephen Waddington

A new #FuturePRoof guide highlights the ills of the web. It’s the start of an important conversation about how communicators tackle disinformation and fix the broken web. The great hope of the world wide web in 1989 was that it would democratise the publication and sharing of information.

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#MediaMonday – Dale Hellestrae

HMA Public Relations

For this week’s #MediaMonday – and just in time for football season – we’re introducing Dale Hellestrae, color analyst for COX YurView’s prep football broadcasts and heard weekday mornings on NBC Sports Radio. The post #MediaMonday – Dale Hellestrae appeared first on HMA Public Relations. PR and HMA PR #MediaMonday - Dale Hellestrae COX YurView’ Dale Hellestrae and The Angry Fan NBC Sports Radio Scott Hanson

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Day in the life: Get to know Eddie Major, social media coordinator, Flinders University

Muck Rack

Day in the life: Get to know Eddie Major, social media coordinator, Flinders University

Journalists on the move – Week of August 19th

Agility PR Solutions

Here you have it! The most notable journalist and media industry moves of the past week. USA AND CANADA Follow us on Twitter @Press_Moves News and Media Gannett and Gatehouse Media: have struck a deal for a $1.4 billion merger that will create the largest newspaper group in the country. The newly formed company, which […]. The post Journalists on the move – Week of August 19th appeared first on Agility PR Solutions. Media Moves

In defense of Facebook: Why I’m still a daily user

Communications Conversations

My Talking Points Podcast partner, Kevin Hunt, is not a fan of Facebook. I give him grief about it on the show all the time. He doesn’t like the data mining. He doesn’t like the lying. He thinks it toxic. And you know what, he’s right on all counts. No doubt about it, really.

Clutch Names Tribe Builder a Top Advertising and Marketing Agency!

Tribe Builder Media

We’ve Built a Reputation! Clutch Names Tribe Builder a Top Advertising and Marketing Agency in a Recent Report! Trust is at the core of what we do here at Tribe Builder, as it is the key ingredient for success in public relations.

Can educators become influential?

Karen Freberg

This was the question and overall focus I had to answer during a digital summit I participated in last week.

Clutch Names Tribe Builder a Top Advertising and Marketing Agency!

Tribe Builder Media

We’ve Built a Reputation! Clutch Names Tribe Builder a Top Advertising and Marketing Agency in a Recent Report! Trust is at the core of what we do here at Tribe Builder, as it is the key ingredient for success in public relations.

A Dummies Guide to Digital PR

5W PR

In the world of public relations, digital PR refers to the online marketing strategy utilized by businesses to increase their online presence and boost their brand. Digital PR carries any similarities to traditional PR, but in reality represents an opportunity to reach a broader audience- global, in fact- in a way that offline techniques are unable to achieve.

Introducing Chris Owen

The Hoffman Agency

You may have seen in the Holmes Report that Chris Owen recently joined The Hoffman Agency as director, UK. On his first day, Chris and Mark Pinsent, managing director of the agency’s European operations, jumped into a podcast studio and had a chat.