Leading With Ethics During COVID-19

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Each September, PRSA celebrates Ethics Month, featuring programs presented by the PRSA Board of Ethics and Professional Standards (BEPS). With such a wide-ranging group to reach, we wanted to ensure that we did so ethically and honestly during the standup.

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Ethics and ghostwriting

Axia PR

ethicsGhostwriting is a commonplace practice in public relations and can be found everywhere, from your favorite books to the most notable speeches. But what exactly is ghostwriting? It may be easier to start with what ghostwriting isn’t. Ghostwriting isn’t plagiarism.

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#PR Expanded Guest Post: Ethical Awareness … It’s Never Too Early

PR Expanded

I know that ethics is “taught” in various forms in most colleges and universities, but I have serious concerns as to whether or not the “real world” is included in the process. Mr. Bernays makes it pretty clear here… ethical people will behave ethically.

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Sometimes, the Ethical Choice Means Caring When Others Don’t

PRSay

Each September, PRSA celebrates Ethics Month, featuring programs presented by the PRSA Board of Ethics and Professional Standards (BEPS). Please join the discussion via #PRSAChat and #EthicsMonth, and follow along with our ethics-related blog posts, webinars and Twitter chats throughout the month. For me, keeping the money without doing the work conflicted with the business ethics and personal morals that I had learned early in my career.

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Journalism ethics versus public relations ethics

Axia PR

How do we ensure that communication pros abide by their codes of ethics? Despite unfortunate widespread beliefs, both PR pros and journalists follow strict codes of ethics in their work. Ethics Earned media

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#PRStudChat Celebrates Ethics Month with a September 21st Twitter Chat

PR Expanded

Throughout the month of September, the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), holds several different activities and events to educate members, professionals and students on modern ethics. Dr. Neill will be engaging with students, professionals and other educators in a community chat session via Twitter, discussing today’s ethics and sharing her professional advice. Here are some of the questions and topics that we will be discussing; What does ethics in PR really mean?

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When Passion Meets Ethics

PRSay

This pretty much frames most ethical dilemmas, doesn’t it? Real ethical dilemmas are more nuanced, with deep roots, long histories, serious ramifications and lots of gray areas. Ethics Ethics Month PRSA Code of Ethics

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How PR students see ethics as the foundation for future work

PR Daily

For young pros, already developing projects as part of their agency groups on campus, an ethical backbone to PR work offers path through uncertain future. Ethics is the underlying principle upon which all great PR lessons are based. Ethics build trust.

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Ethics and You: Leading the Way

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As PR counsel to clients or employers who rely on our input to ensure that their actions are viewed favorably by the public and the media, proactive ethical guidance is paramount. With this in mind, we turn back to our ethical responsibilities. Ethics BEPS Ethics Month

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The #PRStudChat Community Celebrates “Ethics Month” With a September 15th Discussion

PR Expanded

PRSA has designated September as “Ethics Month” with a wide variety of activities to educate and inform members and industry professionals. In the spirit of Ethics Month, #PRStudChat welcomes Kirk Hazlett , APR, Fellow PRSA, on Tuesday, September 15th at 8:30 p.m. ET, as our guest host and moderator, to lead a discussion on ethics and ethical conduct. Ethics Mentoring PR 2.0 PRStudChat Ethical Conduct Ethics Month Kirk Hazlett PR PRSA public relations

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Around the Clock Ethics

Solo PR Pro

Why it's important to make ethical behavior more than what you do at work but who you are all the time. This study validates the importance of not simply “towing the line” for professional purposes but also integrating ethics into our overall conduct. Through this lens, the PRSA Code of Ethics can serve as a valuable reference point for helping PR professionals to behave ethically inside, as well as outside, of their work environments. Living the Life ethical behavio

A Foundation in Ethics Is Built in Our Childhood

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According to Michael Josephson, founder and president of the Joseph & Edna Josephson Institute of Ethics , one of the central pieces of teaching children about ethics is that “parents need to have a focused notion of what values are important to the family.”

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The #PRStudChat Community Joins Together for “Ethics – The Heart of Leadership” Twitter Discussion on September 13th

PR Expanded

September is PRSA Ethics Month and #PRStudChat will be holding an ethics discussion on Tuesday, September 13th at 8:30 p.m. Our community of PR students, educators and pros will join together for a dynamic Twitter chat on “Ethics – The Heart of Leadership.” He is also a member of PRSA’s Board of Ethics & Professional Standards. Ethics Event PR 2.0 PRStudChat Ethical Conduct Kirk Hazlett Leadership PRSA Ethics Months public relations

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AI Ethics guide foresaw “mutant” A Level algorithm

Stephen Waddington

The CIPR and CPRS has published a best practice guide to the ethical application of artificial intelligence. A new artificial intelligence (AI) ethics guide published by the CIPR and CPRS foresaw this situation.

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Bringing Your Whole Self to Ethical Behavior

PRSay

This study validates the importance of not simply “towing the line” for professional purposes but also integrating ethics into our overall conduct. Through this lens, the PRSA Code of Ethics can serve as a valuable reference point for helping PR professionals to behave ethically inside, as well as outside, of their work environments. Professional communicators are in a unique position to drive trust in organizations and support creating ethical cultures in the workplace.

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An Ethical, Decision-Making Model to Consider

PRSay

How do we ethically communicate and make decisions in a manner that considers the best interests for all — including employers, clients, members of key publics and stakeholders? Ethics BEPS Code of Ethics Ethics Month

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Ethics Month 2019: A Celebration of ‘Ethics Every Day’

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On any given day, PR professionals from entry-level associates to senior executives face ethical dilemmas. How can PR professionals ensure ethical decision-making on a daily basis? In honor of PRSA’s annual Ethics Month in September, the Board of Ethics and Professional Standards (BEPS) will host programming focused on the theme “Ethics Every Day,” to emphasize how we as communicators can integrate ethics into our decisions and actions 365 days a year.

Public Relations Is at the Intersection of Artificial Intelligence and Ethics

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Each September, PRSA celebrates Ethics Month, featuring programs presented by the PRSA Board of Ethics and Professional Standards (BEPS). Since then, and for the foreseeable future, no small amount of conversation centers on the ethical issues at play.

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Saying ‘No’ to the Boss: Building Your Ethics Portfolio

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In its recently released report , the Commission on Public Relations Education recommended adding a course in ethics to the core PR curriculum. According to the Commission, ethics is “more essential than ever in our current age of disinformation, alternative facts and ‘fake news.’”.

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Code of PR Ethics: The Gray Area of Communicating a Point of View

Sword and the Script

I think I could make a case arguing the ethics either way. PR Ethics of Communicating a Point of View As with many of the questions on this survey, we offered an optional open-ended comment field asking “why?” Communicators are “always” accurate and truthful: Business ethics. “If

The Ethics of PR Consultancies in “Choosing” Clients

Ishmael's Corner

The post The Ethics of PR Consultancies in “Choosing” Clients appeared first on Ishmael's Corner ~ Storytelling Techniques For Business Communications. The Art Of Storytelling In Business Communications And Public Relations. Techniques For Effective Business Communications. As the world becomes increasingly transparent, professional service firms need to know more about their clients and their potential clients.

Ethics Right at Your Fingertips

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Each September, PRSA celebrates Ethics Month, featuring programs presented by the PRSA Board of Ethics and Professional Standards (BEPS). This year’s theme is “Ethics Every Day.” ” Please join the discussion via #PRethics, and follow along with our ethics-related blog posts, webinars and Twitter Chats throughout the month. Take moment and scroll to the middle of the page on the left and check out the ethics tab that says Explore.

An Introduction to Ethics Month, With Thanks

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Each September, PRSA takes the opportunity to spotlight ethics, which must be a constant focus for the PR profession regardless of which month we’re in. They do an exemplary job of pointing the way toward sound ethical concepts and best practices. Ethics BEPS Ethics Month

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PR Ethics … “You CAN Handle the Truth”

Waxing UnLyrical

It most often bubbles up when I find myself confronted by a situation that presents an ethical challenge. The Public Relations Society of America makes it crystal-clear that “Honesty” is a key element in its Code of Ethics. “We Guest Post by Kirk Hazlett.

Hate Speech and Ethics: A 3-Dimensional Issue

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Each September, PRSA celebrates Ethics Month, featuring programs presented by the PRSA Board of Ethics and Professional Standards (BEPS). This year’s theme is “Ethics Every Day.” Please join the discussion via #PRethics, and follow along with our ethics-related blog posts, webinars and Twitter Chats throughout the month. Ethics BEPS Ethics Month free speech

20 Top PR Pros Share the Ethical Advice That’s Guided Them Through Their Careers

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Editor’s note: To promote the Global Alliance’s first Global Ethics Month , PRsay is posting wisdom from thought leaders on the subject to help showcase that #EthicsMatter. During interviews for my blog and podcast EthicalVoices.com , I always ask my guests the following: What is the best ethics advice they’ve received in their career? ” Kirk Hazlett, APR, Fellow PRSA: “Ethics is just this: Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.”

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Essential Requirements for Serving as an Ethics Counselor

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This year’s theme for PRSA’s Ethics Month is “ PR Ethics Counsel: Be Prepared ” and one of the ways to be prepared is to build relationships inside your company or organization so colleagues are willing to listen to your counsel when an issue arises.

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Ethics: It’s All About Honesty

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Each September, PRSA recognizes Public Relations Ethics Month, supported by programs presented by the PRSA Board of Ethics and Professional Standards (BEPS). This year’s theme, Public Relations Ethics: Strengthening Our Core, guides a special focus on the six core values highlighted in the PRSA Code of Ethics. Recently, a PRSA member asked me for ethics advice: His company had asked him to write glowing online reviews of a company product that had slumping sales.

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A lesson in PR ethics, courtesy of ‘The Great Hack’

PR Daily

The Great Hack” raises many ethical red flags that public relations professionals must address. As PR pros, are we being ethical when we create fearmongering content to convey our message? As PR pros and according to PRSA’s Code of Ethics, we have an obligation to be honest and accurate in all communications and avoid deceptive practices. Can we be ethical when dealing with a crisis?

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It’s time to put PR ethics front and center

PR Daily

Public relations and corporate communications experts are urging corporations to more strongly embrace strict ethical standards. Ethical mishaps can cause corporations to lose customers, business partners, income and stock value, according to the Consequences of Managerial Indiscretions: Sex, Lies, and Firm Value , a study published in the Journal of Financial Economics. Organizations can avoid such problems only by adhering to high ethical standards.

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Legal and Ethical Dimensions: Using Online Data for PR Strategies

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Each September, PRSA celebrates Ethics Month, featuring programs presented by the PRSA Board of Ethics and Professional Standards (BEPS). This year’s theme is “Ethics Every Day.” Please join the discussion via #PRethics, and follow along with our ethics-related blog posts, webinars and Twitter Chats throughout the month. 18, BEPS hosted a Twitter chat to discuss the legal and ethical issues surrounding online data use in PR practice.

Are Millennials Equipped to be Ethical PR Leaders?

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Moving from tactical positions to more strategic roles is a significant milestone, but are they equipped to recognize and manage the ethical challenges they will face? Page Center and the PRSA Board of Ethics & Professional Standards (BEPS). The 19% who responded indicated: They do not feel prepared to provide ethics counsel. Only one-third indicated they felt prepared to offer ethics counsel. Only 41 percent said they were familiar with PRSA’s Code of Ethics.

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The Ethics of Silence and of Speaking Up

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Keeping a secret can be a form of silence that is highly ethical. Two of the fundamental values of the PRSA Code of Ethics are fairness and loyalty. Emmanuel Tchividjian is the principal and owner of The Markus Gabriel Group , an ethics and communication consulting practice. Emmanuel was for close to 20 years a senior vice president and chief ethics officer at Ruder Finn. Tchividjian was certified Compliance & Ethics Professional from the SCCE in 2006.

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An Ethical Test: Why I Blew the Whistle on Corruption at My Organization

PRSay

As PR practitioners, every day presents a new opportunity to reinforce our commitment to ethics. I believe we play a crucial role as ethics advocates, and at PRSA, we have the Board of Ethics and Professional Standards and the Code of Ethics to guide us along a moral path in our work. As PR professionals, we have the capacity to build an organization’s moral compass, drive its ethical culture and foster relationships based on trust, respect, empathy and compassion.

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5 Public Relations Trends to Watch in 2019, Starring AI, Ethics and More

Garrett Public Relations

The post 5 Public Relations Trends to Watch in 2019, Starring AI, Ethics and More appeared first on PR Consultant Garrett Public Relations Columbus/Worthington OH. 2019 AI B2B crisis communications crisis management ethics PR public relations public relations trends reputation management trends PR trendsThe times they are a-changin’. Never have these lyrics rung as true as they do when we look at the way the PR profession is evolving.

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New international ethical principles for PR welcomed, education and enforcement required

Stephen Waddington

A cross industry group of international PR associations has developed a common set of principles for ethical practice. The International Communications Consultancy Organisation (ICCO) proposed a list of ten ethical principles for the PR industry at its annual meeting on Helskini in October.

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Ethics: Not Just a Policy

PRSay

To paraphrase a friend of mine “Ethics should not just be a policy. Ethics is central to effective public relations. I wrote a few years ago about training your ethical mind and the lessons still hold true today. It’s why we have ethics month every year and why we created the PRSA ethics app. It’s why every member of PRSA pledges to adhere to the code of Ethics. Supporting Ethical Journalism – Sept. EST. Let’s Talk Ethics!

The Integral Role of Ethics in Investor Relations

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A few months ago, I read something from a PR professional that revealed a certain amount of confusion over the matter of investor relations (IR) and ethics. More to the point, it occurred to me that the confusion could simply be due to some communicators who rarely get involved in IR matters assuming that investor relations presents a higher number of ethical challenges than other communications disciplines. The PRSA Code of Ethics does provide some help.

Ethics: Making It Part of Your Core Culture

PRSay

Each September, PRSA recognizes Public Relations Ethics Month, supported by programs presented by the PRSA Board of Ethics and Professional Standards (BEPS). This year’s theme, Public Relations Ethics: Strengthening Our Core, guides a special focus on the six core values highlighted in the PRSA Code of Ethics. There may be several reasons a business thrives decade after decade, but at the very core is a strong culture steeped in high ethical expectations.

How CEOs are boosting ethics engagement to fuel corporate culture and brand trust

Agility PR Solutions

CEOs are deepening their engagement in the areas of ethics, values, trust and transparency, according to new research on the marketing and communications practices of leading companies from EthicOne and the Ethisphere Institute. The new, jointly released Ethics in Marketing & Communicationsstudy examined all 135 companies on the 2018 World’s Most Ethical Companies list as […].

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