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Mergers and Acquisitions: Effective Communication Goes Beyond Just the Financials | Business Wire Blog

Business Wire

2021 delivered a record year for mergers and acquisitions (M&A) globally, with a total value of $4.7 trillion in deals — 32% above the prior single-year high in 2015. This was propelled by $2.8 trillion worth of deals in the U.S., which exceeded the previous high by 44%.

Increasing Personalization in Content

Ronn Torossian

Many companies have been trying to personalize the content they create for the target audience as much as possible, since that’s common advice they get and is supposed to be one of the best ways to really engage with customers.

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PR Myth #2

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’m on a mission to debunk PR myths. I’m not sure how many I’ll have but you can see PR Myth #1 here. Hiring a PR firm will not make you famous.

How PR Can Boost A B2B Brand

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

With its splashy headlines and viral tweets, consumer PR gets all the attention. But a well crafted PR program can have a powerful impact on B2B businesses, too. And it’s often very cost-effective relative to consumer public relations.

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How Startup Leadership Can Inspire the Team to Deliver Results and Become Great

Inspiring the team to do their best, break through barriers and achieve milestones is the core responsibility of the startup leadership. Inspiring people to do great requires installing confidence and the ability to learn from setbacks and failures.

3 timeless tips to score more press

PR Daily

There’s a reason journalists think PR pros spam them. Here’s how to change their minds, build better relationships with the reporters you pitch—and a better collection of clips. Turning heads and earning headlines is no easy task.

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3 key areas companies are missing when it comes to social listening

Communications Conversations

Historically, social listening has been one of those things only the big companies with big budgets and social media monitoring tools do. At least, that’s been my perception (and experience with clients) over the last 13 years as an independent.

5 Qualities Of Top PR People

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Many seasoned PR veterans will tell you that success comes with experience. But experience isn’t the only factor in professional excellence among PR people. In my experience the best PR specialists tend to have certain qualities in common. Here are five of them. A positive outlook.

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Most would take working from home over getting a raise, Ragan survey says

PR Daily

The Ragan Salary Survey mostly polled those who work in communications, but there are valuable lessons here for all wellness professionals. During the coronavirus pandemic, working from home became a necessity for many as we were forced to hunker down to reduce the spread of the deadly virus.

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Summer Entertaining Must Haves

PR for Anyone

Summer is here. Covid is slowing down so we’re starting to entertain again and doing outside makes everyone feel more comfortable. I’m poolside today on Good Morning Washington with my summer entertaining favorites. I love entertaining by the pool and these are must-haves.

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Generating Leads with Facebook: A Guide for Businesses

In this Facebook guide for businesses, we’ll help you strategize with tips and techniques straight from our playbooks. We also let you in on the best practices for improving your lead gen campaigns, starting with a review of your performance metrics.

4 reasons your business’s public reputation is crucial to its success

Agility PR Solutions

Many things factor into a business’s overall success, including profit margins, retention rates and the effectiveness of its products or services. One of the most important things is your business’s public face and reputation.

Community management lessons from the Guild Community Summit

Stuart Bruce

The global pandemic and work from home has seen an explosion in interest in community management and professional communities.

How to conquer nerves for public speaking

PR Daily

Here’s the PR pro’s guide to settling into important opportunities to share your message with a crowd. Some people would rather die than speak in public; just ask Jerry Seinfield.

PR Myth #4 – Size Doesn’t Matter

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 work with so many people who only care about the size of the audience.

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.

7 sensible ways to gain exposure for your business

Agility PR Solutions

Your business is competing in a world of compelling ideas and innovative products. The steps that you take to stand out now will contribute to your future opportunities. Potential clients are waiting and you have a number of options through which to meet them.

Why are our social media marketing priorities so messed up in 2022?

Communications Conversations

When it comes to social media marketing, our priorities seem to be messed up. And, truth be told, they have been for a while. What am I talking about? Where do we focus the bulk of our time and energy in social media marketing? If you’re like most brands, it’s probably spend in content creation and ads. Think about how much work it takes for a company or agency to produce one Instagram post. Sometimes 5-7 hours.

5 components to a successful PR mentorship program

PR Daily

Consider these tips for building your bench of comms talent. As PR firms reflect on key lessons learned during the pandemic and begin returning to the office, investing in employee professional development and career growth should be a top priority.

PR Myth #3 – PR Generates Sales

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’m still debunking PR Myths and this week is PR Myth #3 which is that PR generates sales.

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.

5 tips for writing website service page content that gets results

Agility PR Solutions

The service pages of your company’s website will outline what you do, how you do it, and why you’re so great at it.

Telegram Marketing: A Guide For Beginners

Brand24

A rapidly growing instant-messaging app requires a special marketing approach. Here's how you can use Telegram to help your brand. The post Telegram Marketing: A Guide For Beginners first appeared on Brand24 Blog. Digital Marketing Social Media Social Media Marketing

How future PR pros are weighing careers amid the ‘Great Resignation’

PR Daily

Even young pros who haven’t started their careers are taking in the massive workplace changes that have disrupted the working world. Through November, an average of more than 3.9

Kid Inventions

PR for Anyone

In honor of Kid Inventor Day, I had the pleasure of showcasing amazing products invented by kids. . Basketball is super fun but when you’re little, where do you put your hands? Check out this ball that has the handprints on the ball to help teach you how to shoot the ball. .

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Spreading the Good News: Four Best Practices for Construction Projects

The I-5 High Occupancy Vehicle Improvement Project upgraded a 3-mile segment of the I-5 traversing Santa Ana and Orange, CA. Hill developed a public awareness and community outreach plan in collaboration with key stakeholders, organizations, communities,

Public relations and the abortion issue: Do’s for PR people, don’ts for clients

Agility PR Solutions

Ever since the May 2 leak of Justice Alito’s draft opinion overturning Roe V. Wade, the questions on how corporations should react to the brief has been a constant topic of news articles.

How do you solve a problem like proving the value of public relations to management?

Stephen Waddington

A fundamental public relations problem lies at the heart of public relations practice. “We We have a reputation problem of our own. People don’t often understand what we do, and we don’t help ourselves,” said Chris Foster, CEO, Omnicom Public Relations.

Essential rules for creating research for thought leadership

PR Daily

Data can underpin thought leadership campaigns. Make sure you avoid these pitfalls. Creating your own survey is a great way to build thought leadership platforms and drive a conversation with your subject matter experts.

Why You Should Consider Hiring Military Service Members and Veterans in Your Organization

PRSay

May is Military Appreciation Month and an opportunity to recognize those who have given a portion of their lives to defend our freedoms. You have likely heard about the rigors our military and veterans face, including moral injury from the travesty of war or service in difficult times.

A CHRO’s Perspective on Substance Use in the Workplace: Supportive Strategies to Help Your Workforce Thrive

Speaker: Smita Das, MD, PhD, MPH, Medical Director, Psychiatry and Naj Wright, MBA, C-Suite HR Executive

Through advances in technology and access to care, managers can be empowered to serve as the front line of defense to help identify employee AUD and SUD concerns before they escalate. Understanding AUD and SUD, and providing tools for your workforce to overcome the challenges that they pose, is key to fostering strong mental health at work. Join us for this important how-to discussion.

How retailers can meet consumer expectations for the metaverse, sustainability, and more

Agility PR Solutions

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Word Salad and Words of Wisdom

HMA Public Relations

Should you fake it until you make it? In today's post, Alison Bailin analyzes her favorite and least favorite sayings for work, goals and life and determines if they are words of wisdom or just word salad. Read more! Odds and Ends quotes sayings words of wisdom

On the 2-year anniversary of George Floyd’s murder, let’s pause and reflect

PR Daily

Remember Floyd as a person and reflect on how your organization has honored its promises. On May 25, 2020, George Floyd was murdered in Minneapolis when a police officer knelt on his neck for an agonizing nine and a half minutes. His senseless death transformed a nation.

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