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Three Ways Leaders Live Their Ethics

Deirdre Breakenridge

When I think of some of the greatest ethical leaders (the keyword here is “ethical”), a few immediately come to mind, based on what they’ve done for others. From Harriet Tubman and Eleanor Roosevelt to Mahatma Gandhi and Nelson Mandela, there’s no shortage of visionary leaders in history who have placed ethics and values first, tuned into their Ethics GPS, and have accomplished positive change for the good of humanity. .

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Efficient PR Strategies

Ronn Torossian

Creating efficient marketing and PR campaigns are the cornerstones of the success of a business. Unfortunately, companies that are just starting out in their industries don’t generally have the big budgets to make notable investments in marketing and PR strategies. Fortunately, there are several cost-effective marketing and PR strategies that can provide smaller businesses with […].

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Prowly #PRChat with Corina Leslie, PR Manager at ZeroBounce


It’s time for another Prowly #PRChat, where we catch up with leading PR pros for a quick chat on a wide range of PR-related topics. Corina Leslie, PR Manager at ZeroBounce, was kind enough to answer our questions and share her thoughts. Before moving to PR, she worked as a journalist for 12 years, covering arts […]. The post Prowly #PRChat with Corina Leslie, PR Manager at ZeroBounce appeared first on Prowly Magazine.

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The creative comms formula that drives b2b sales 

The Resolution Blog

This episode explores the business success that occurs when two areas of marketing combine and work together really well. I interview Grace Keeling and James Beverage, co-founders of Made by Giants. Launching a B2B communications agency at the beginning of a pandemic may sound may sound like a tall order but for Made by Giants, […]. The post The creative comms formula that drives b2b sales appeared first on PR Resolution — by CoverageBook.

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The Importance of Personalizing Your Press Release for Journalists

Journalists receive an overwhelming number of press releases daily, making it hard for your news to stand out. While some news is valuable, most is not.

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Hail the Superforecasters: Towards Better Predictions in Tech and PR   

Flack's Revenge

I recently listened to a podcast that radically changed my thinking about forecasts. In this post I explain the relevance of predictions in technology and PR, and about armchair superforecasters who can do a radically better job than experts. The cool thing is, apparently the skill can be learned by just about anyone (are you listening, Gartner?). Predictions in PR, Technology and Society.

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How to Stay in the Know About Your Media Contacts and Their Beat


One thing is constant: the media landscape is always changing. In fact, this feels more true than ever before. We’ve grown accustomed to seeing editors move regularly from one publication to the next, and freelance journalists juggle different beats based on the publications they’re currently working with. We also know that keeping up with media […].

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War in Ukraine: Considerations for Speaking Out and Making a Difference


How can we help? That is the question individuals and organizations are asking throughout the world as a devastating humanitarian crisis unfolds in Ukraine. There aren’t any right or wrong answers, but there are myriad ways that people can make a difference. For example, Apple and Disney are just two of the powerful brands taking steps to stop doing business with, and in, Russia.

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Are employee social media advocacy programs really working?

Communications Conversations

One of the questions I’ve heard the most from friends, clients and prospects over the last 6 months or so is: How should I set up a successful employee advocacy program? From a certain perspective, it makes sense why more companies are taking a closer look at Employee Advocacy Programs in 2022. Trust in friends and “people I know” is high.

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5 out-of-the-box tips PR professionals can implement in 2022

Agility PR Solutions

The public relations industry is constantly evolving. Keeping up with the pace of change is vital for PR professionals to stay on top of current trends and best practices. Here are tips for putting your PR team at the top of its game in 2022. 1. Partner with the sales and marketing departments The objective […]. The post 5 out-of-the-box tips PR professionals can implement in 2022 appeared first on Agility PR Solutions.

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Do's and Don'ts: How to Pitch Your Press Release to Journalists

Speaker: Michelle Garrett, PR Consultant, Author, Speaker

Yes - press releases are still relevant in the world of public relations! 🎯 Ever wondered how to write a compelling press release, or what are current best practices for pitching your news to earn media coverage? In this exclusive webinar with Michelle Garrett, PR Consultant, we’ll cover tips and advice to help you get the most out of each piece of news you pitch!

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Mindset and Media

PR for Anyone

Make sure to Like and Subscribe to our YouTube Channel and ring the bell so you’re notified of new videos by clicking HERE. I had no idea how important mindset was when pitching the media until I really dove deep with myself and now with my clients. I remember the first time I pitched, I was a nervous wreck! I was so awful on the phone call, I didn’t get the segment.

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In Memoriam: Craig Toyoki Miyamoto, APR, Fellow PRSA


Craig Toyoki Miyamoto, APR, Fellow PRSA, an active member of the Hawaiian PR community and a former member of the PRSA Board of Directors, died on Feb. 25 in Honolulu. He was 77. Many in Hawaii, whether PR professionals or community members, looked up to Miyamoto as a mentor and friend. His calm and deliberate manner inspired many professionals to give back to the profession.

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How to find influencers on Facebook in 5 steps: the complete guide


Facebook is not exactly the first platform that comes to mind when we hear the words "influencer marketing". Even though it's the biggest and most popular social media network that boasts about 1,62 billion users worldwide, influencer marketing is often implemented on other platforms, such as Instagram and YouTube.

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5 tips for writing a business email that will get read

Agility PR Solutions

Email has long been a vital tool for corporate communications. Whether it’s promoting a new product to clients, trying to negotiate a more favorable contract with a supplier, or launching a PR campaign, you always want your emails to be read. However, people get busy and have very little time to check their inboxes. Many […]. The post 5 tips for writing a business email that will get read appeared first on Agility PR Solutions.

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Are Your Impact Comms Resonating With Stakeholders?

Whether your organization is at the start of its sustainability and impact journey or years into it, many brands share a common concern: the uncertainty of whether they are sending stakeholders mixed messages. Creating content that speaks to your audience's “love language” can be a tricky dance. But, worry not! 3BL has put together tips to ensure that your content not only finds its rhythm but also resonates with your target audiences.

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Unethical practices in PR: The recent industry accusations against Ronn Torossian, 5WPR, and Everything-PR

Axia PR

Google’s algorithm has been based on links ever since its inception. Link building is one of its top three ranking factors Recent reports that an agency executive covertly bought a news site that covers the PR industry and used it for dishonorable activities left the public relations industry gasping. This post objectively unravels the story surrounding Ronn Torossian and his agency’s deceptive activities around acquiring and operating Everything-PR.

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Survey: Better Work-Life Balance, but More Isolation, as People Work from Home in Age of COVID


Two years into the coronavirus pandemic, 59 percent of U.S. workers whose jobs can mainly be performed from their homes are still working from home all or most of the time, a new survey from Pew Research Center has found. And more people say they’re working from home by choice, rather than by necessity. Most U.S. workers (60 percent) don’t have jobs that can be done from home.

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Setting Effective Promotional Goals


An effective promotional campaign can have a very long-lasting impact on a company’s public image and reputation, as long as the campaign is well planned. These days, promotional campaigns entail a lot more than just sharing press releases with media outlets about the latest product from a business. To create a truly effective promotional campaign, companies have to invest a lot of time and effort.

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3 ways to use search data to build your annual PR plan

Agility PR Solutions

The start of the year marks the annual planning season for many organizations. While the classic components of messaging adjustments and media list refinement are still critical, few brands effectively incorporate SEO data to enhance their strategies. If you’re a beginner to SEO, this can seem like a daunting task. But leveraging this data is […].

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Adapting to the Future: The Evolving Role of Crisis Management Firms in a Rapidly Changing World

As the Internet continues to grow and change, the role of Online Crisis Management firms is evolving. This article explores how these firms are adapting to the new topography of Online Crisis Management. Through interviews with industry experts and case studies, we uncover the key strategies and tactics that are driving success in this dynamic field.

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Communicating with Creativity not C.R.A.P. with Beth Nyland on Growing Social Now with Barbara Rozgonyi


This was an interview I was so looking forward to – after all, Beth and I go way, way, way back to the early days when corporate communications was just making the transition to the first evolution of social media: the intranet. Along the way, we’ve collaborated on a variety of projects, met up for all kinds of drinks, and kept with a kind of synergetic sisterhood that only writers and creatives understand.

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Start Burning Bridges Today

Reputation Specialist Michael Toebe

Photo by Yaoqi on Unsplash. Burning bridges with other people is frowned upon and for good reason, as it's shortsighted, yet the practice of burning bridges with some of our impulses, beliefs and habits can be highly protective and otherwise helpful. The phrasing of “going scorched earth” with people is viewed in a deservedly negative context. However, when we choose to examine our thinking and way of mentally processing, deciding and acting, burning bridges with dysfunctional and maybe destruct

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Recognizing 'Kid Concerns'

Mindful Marketing

by David Hagenbuch - professor of Marketing at Messiah University - ​author of Honorable Influence - founder of Mindful Marketing What worried you as a child? Maybe it was not having friends seated at your lunch table or embarrassing yourself in PE class? For kids, those are real concerns. Of course, they pale in comparison to adult anxieties, like deciding who to marry or how to make the next mortgage payment.

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11 ways you can use content marketing as a foundation for your PR strategy

Agility PR Solutions

If you’re looking to improve your PR strategy, you should consider using content marketing as a foundation. Content marketing can help you attract attention from the media, build relationships with key influencers, and more. This article will discuss eleven ways to use content marketing to bolster your PR efforts and provide some tips on how […].

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Peter H. Paulsen’s Inspiring Tale Continues to Resonate in 2024

Two years after its initial release, Peter H. Paulsen’s book, From Brick and Mortar to Prosperity, continues to inspire readers around the globe.

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9 Corporate Characteristics to Look for When Buying Public Relations Software

Sword and the Script

The PR software market has evolved to the point there are more considerations than just the features and functions. That was a key point I tried to impart in a recent presentation (embedded below) at the PR Consultants Group annual meeting (many thanks to Jason Brown ). What I mean by that is most PR software tools on the market will do 80-90% of what you want.

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Airbnb, Starbucks, & Edelman’s Trust Barometer: Daily spotlights for the week of March 7th


Welcome to the NewsWhip Daily spotlight round-up. Every weekday morning we send a newsletter to our subscribers that predicts the top stories and social posts of the day. Here’s today’s , as an example. As part of that, we spotlight a specific topic that is gaining media and public interest across the web and discuss its impact. These are ephemeral by design in the newsletter, so every Friday we publish a blog that catalogs each spotlight so that you can have a full view of what stories mattere

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Advance Your Company’s Purpose To Enhance Its Reputation

Reputation Us

Few business buzzwords arouse more skepticism than the notion of corporate purpose. It’s no surprise that for years some companies have offered simple lip service about their purpose—or a reason for being—in order to look virtuous to staff, customers and the communities they serve. Earlier this month, Harper Business released a new book by Harvard Business School professor Ranjay Gulati titled, “ Deep Purpose: The Heart and Soul of High-Performance Companies ,” which proposes true purpose sho

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3 tips for boosting sales through public relations 

Agility PR Solutions

We will start the discussion by taking a bold stand. The real strength of sales and marketing lies in public relations. Allow us to expound on this point a little bit. If we are to define marketing, it is all about creating brand visibility. Sales are about getting a customer to buy the product. Now, […]. The post 3 tips for boosting sales through public relations appeared first on Agility PR Solutions.

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Communicating During a Crisis & Navigating the Chaos

Speaker: Shawna Bruce, Director of M.D. Bruce & Associates Ltd.

Are you ready to face the unexpected? When the stakes are high and the pressure is on, there's no time to waste - you must be prepared to communicate clearly and confidently. In today's unpredictable world, mastering the art of crisis communication is a must-have skill for any public relations professional. Whether you're facing a weather disaster, a cyber attack, or a PR nightmare, knowing how to craft a clear and compelling message can mean the difference between chaos and calm, confusion and

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TikTok Emerges as Major PR Tool and Money Maker


By Kyrsten Eller For as long as I can remember, the popular social networking app TikTok has filled people’s lives with joy during uncertain times. With over 50 million daily active users in the U.S., it’s no surprise that some TikTok users have become stars overnight. By posting a simple 60-second video that appears on the “For You”… Continue reading TikTok Emerges as Major PR Tool and Money Maker.

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#MediaMonday – Amelia Fabiano

HMA Public Relations

Happy #MediaMonday! Today's feature comes to us from Amelia Fabiano, a reporter at ABC 15. Find out how she got her start in the Valley media scene, the types of pitches she is looking for and more in today's post.

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Meet the Media: Vesna Brajkovic, Managing Editor of Heavy Duty Trucking &

Bianchi Biz Blog

Vesna Brajkovic has been covering the transportation industry since 2016, including trucking, railroading, the automotive aftermarket and aviation. As managing editor of Heavy Duty Trucking magazine and, she writes trucking news and features, manages e-newsletters and social media, coordinates magazine production, and helps to develop content for events and multimedia projects.

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