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

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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.”

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Don’t Overlook Your Office Neighbors: The Importance of Building Internal Relationships

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Many young professionals aspire to leadership roles in their organizations, and senior executives advise the way to the top requires a concerted effort to build relationships across an organization over time. Her research interests include public relations management and ethics.

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An Introduction to Ethics Month, With Thanks

PRSay

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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American Apparel updates code of ethics

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Clothing store American Apparel and the word “ethics” have never gone exactly hand-in-hand. The change is starting from within, with a new 6,200-word ethics code on the company website. RELATED: Harness the power of email for internal communications with this free whitepaper. ].

Research From BEPS Results in Book Providing Guidance on Ethics Counsel

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We are pleased to report that our latest project has resulted in a book, “Public Relations Ethics: Senior PR Pros Tell Us How to Speak Up and Keep Your Job ,” published by Business Expert Press. Chapter 7 How to Prepare for Ethics Counsel: Mentors, Training and Other Resources.

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Ethisphere’s Global Ethics Summit Recap: Diversity as a Business Imperative

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A recurring discussion at Ethisphere’s two-day Global Ethics Summit in New York City was how diversity and inclusion initiatives are changing the way businesses operate, altering everything from hiring practices and internal communications to consumer outreach.

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Future of PR and social media for International Air Transport Association crisis communications conference

Stuart Bruce

I will be talking about mobile, data and wearable technology as the drivers and ethics, real time and content as the issues. We’ll look at ethics and governance. The first and foremost for me is ethics and governance. It has always been ethically wrong to mislead and lie.

The Importance of PR Skills in a Hyper-Globalized World

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In 2000, the company had become part of the DaimlerChrysler alliance, but then Mitsubishi tried unsuccessfully to hide defects in its cars, rather than acting ethically by conducting a mass recall. Thought Leadership global international public relations leadership management

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As public trust ebbs, workers turn to employers for info and assurances

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Edelman SVP Jonathan Jordan taps polling data to explain how communicators can deliver reality to fact-starved internal and external audiences—and look toward the ‘next normal.’. COVID-19 Executive Communication Internal Communications Leadership Communications

Partisan Politics Complicates PR and Comms for Business, Survey Finds

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Media bias and PR ethics. The top five communications tactics based on a weighted average are: data & analytics; storytelling; content marketing , blogging, and brand journalism; business social responsibility; and thought leadership.

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The Bravery of Silence: Responsible Advocacy Starts With Listening

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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). Not only will it help you be a more strategic advocate, it will help you build your practice around a solid ethical core.

International Women’s Day: Lessons in Leadership from the Women of MWW

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March 8 is International Women’s Day (IWD), a holiday that celebrates the achievements of women worldwide and inspires the next generation of women to make their mark on the world. Are we at an inflection point when it comes to female leadership?

Why WE’s “President of International” is Completely Wrong About PR

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” Which is why a recent PRWeek article quoting WE’s “president of international” (yes, this is actually his title) saw my jaw hit the floor in record time. State of PR Thought Leadership Alan VanderMolen future of PR prweek Waggener Edstrom

Responsible communication leadership: putting employees first

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Often fingers point at business schools, regarding their failure to incorporate ethics into programmes. A new term coined: responsible leadership. A new term has emerged for an elevated emphasis on ethical business practice: responsible leadership. By Dr Kevin Ruck.

Wayfair donates to Red Cross amid internal protest over detention camps

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The group sent a letter to the company’s leadership last week, signed by 547 employees, calling for the end of operations that furnish detention centers. “We The post Wayfair donates to Red Cross amid internal protest over detention camps appeared first on PR Daily.

Stuck in the middle

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Focusing on internal communications allows me to help my organization and clients build their brands. Ethical dilemmas are rarely straightforward, especially in internal communications. Ethics Thought Leadership BEPS middle PREthics privacy stuck

Conference Recap: Richard Dreyfuss on the Importance of Civics in the Classroom

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PRSA presented Richard Dreyfuss with its inaugural Civic Engagement Award yesterday during the 2019 International Conference in San Diego. he said, noting he’s “done a lot of movies, and they all share in reflecting my own ethics and beliefs.”.

Aflac’s comms senior VP: ‘Communicators need to be the calm in the chaos’

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Since the coronavirus crisis hit with full force in early March, Aflac’s communications department has produced more than 200 pieces of communications for internal and external stakeholders. Leadership skills that matter most during this crisis: “Communicating hope and having great judgment.

4 steps for adopting a ‘diversity first’ practice in PR

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The Edelman Trust Barometer reports that balancing competence with ethical behavior is out of balance. By doing this, teams think critically about the messages being sent publicly versus the actions taken internally by organizations.

PR Tactics To Boost Executive Visibility

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Here are some key tactics for PR pros to build executive visibility and thought leadership. A leadership campaign should include a robust bylined content program. Crenshaw Communications PR Fish Bowl public relations executive visibility thought leadership

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Panel: Racial injustice demands action, not just rhetoric

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The discussion, spurred by the national upheaval over the death of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis police officers, transcended societal divides and reached into internal and external messaging—as well as hierarchical structures—at U.S. How has your leadership changed?”.

Purpose, diversity and inclusion: Why take a stand?

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Employees—and external audiences—are increasingly demanding a deeper ethic. Considering internal opinions. Leadership Communications Marketing Nonprofit Communications PR Industry Storytelling Visual & Video Communications

Will your culture scale as you grow? Ask these 9 key questions

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RELATED: Join us at Facebook for our Internal Communications and Employee Engagement Summit. ]. distinctive people policies, practices, internal initiatives, social rituals)? The leadership question. Employee Engagement Internal Communications The Workplace

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PRSA 2017–2019 Strategic Plan: “Framework for the Future,”

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We also have contributed to the development of business leaders through our MBA program, added a new Associate membership level, increased sponsorship and attendance at regional conferences dedicated to lifelong learning, and seen one of the most successful International Conferences in recent years.

New Year’s Honours 2015

Stuart Bruce

Professor Anne Gregory @gregsanne – I’ve known Anne for more than 20 years and she’s one of the most impressive advocates I know for increasing professionalism in public relations and emphasising how ethics should be at the heart of what we do.

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Snickers gobbles up a world record, Delta staff bonuses earn kudos, and Edelman reports consumer trust at all-time low

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Edelman’s 2020 Trust Barometer revealed that consumers’ trust of organizations is at an all-time low: None of the institutions measured was considered both “competent” and “ethical.”.

What’s Next in Public Relations? Let’s Ask My Students

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They’re taking a hard look at some of the gaps in our thinking, like the ethics of influencer marketing. Thought Leadership PR education PR studentsI recently finished reviewing my PR graduate students’ thesis proposals. So what’s on the minds of tomorrow’s professionals?

How communicators can change their organization’s objectives

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FREE REPORT: Benchmark your internal comms efforts against your peers ]. That’s our role, and sometimes it is hard to speak up against that internal consensus.”. Crisis Communications Employee Engagement Executive Communication Leadership Communications PR Industry Storytelling

Leading Healthy Teams: Lessons from Leadercast 2019 for Solo PR Pros

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Leadercast Live is a one-day leadership event held in Atlanta, Georgia and simulcast to host sites around the world. Culture building is a requirement of leadership. One size leadership does not fit all. There is no room for “My Way or the Highway” leadership.

McDonald’s to require masks, Everlane addresses claims of racism and toxic culture, and Microsoft teams up with NBA on virtual fan experience

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CRISIS LEADERSHIP BOARD. Join Ragan’s Crisis Leadership Board to network and brainstorm with peers, get the latest intelligence and research, and start to strategize for the future of your organization.

7 Reasons Your B2B Content Marketing Program Fails to Deliver that You Probably Haven’t Heard Before

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We do this to build an audience of likely customers, and to earn a reputation for a smart, factual, and relevant point of view – thought leadership – that customers and prospects find useful. Marketing B2B marketing content marketing marketing leadership marketing strategy thought leadership

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Bank Stress Tests Complete. Could Your Bank Now Pass a “Reputation” Test?

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The 2017 Annual Survey of Bank Reputations released a week after the Fed’s stress test results, revealed that the weight of importance of governance and innovation in banking has increased, as the importance of leadership and performance has declined. Leadership (14.1%).

Walmart KOs violent-video displays but keeps guns, Uber spins bad financials, and blackface at Belgium’s Africa Museum draws ire

PR Daily

We take responsibility for this lapse in judgment, and are working on an ethical action plan for upcoming events so that this will not happen in the future. RELATED: Join us for our Leadership and Executive Communications Conference ].

Looking Back at 2017: What a Year!

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In return, I hope that I was able to serve you well with a vision and leadership that built upon a foundation that will further the organization for many years to come. A highlight of the year was serving as host at the PRSA 2017 International Conference in Boston.

Google employees to WFH until July 2021, Target to close for Thanksgiving, and social media channels remove viral video for misinformation

PR Daily

Consumers are also growing more mindful of social justice reform, with 74% saying that Black Lives Matter protests have caused them to support certain organizations for their diversity and inclusion efforts, and 88% saying it’s crucial for organizations to behave ethically.

The AI tool chasm in PR

Stephen Waddington

Valin has been at the forefront of best practice in PR internationally on topics including AI, ethics, and leadership throughout his career. Tools were benchmarked against the GBOK framework by an international group of practitioners.

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Edelman Falls Short As PR Industry Leader

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On closer examination, the Edelman/GEO Group situation is a great example of what not to do when faced with an ethical quandary. Surely it would have foreseen the possibility of staff misgivings and considered the internal and external ramifications of the decision.

What future PR pros want brands to know about DE&I

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On May 31 st , Reformation, a “cool girls” brand said to be sustainable, accountable and ethical , posted on social media pledging its support of the BLM movement and listing donations it made to several organizations.

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Sepp Blatter, other FIFA heads suspended

PR Daily

On Tuesday, the FIFA Ethics Committee announced that FIFA’s president, Sepp Blatter, along with its vice president, Michel Platini, and its secretary general, Jérôme Valcke, were banned from all European football activities—both national and international—for 90 days.

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An Interview with Richard Bistrong, CEO, Front-Line Anti-Bribery LLC

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From going to prison after being convicted for violating the FCPA (the US foreign anti-bribery law) to founding Front-Line Anti-Bribery LLC, and educating multinationals on current issues and challenges with respect to compliance, ethics and anti-bribery, Richard Bistrong has come a long way.