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

PRSay

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.

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 indiscretions are also associated with an increased probability of shareholder-initiated lawsuits, high employee turnover and government investigations.

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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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6 Ways to Improve Your Business Expertise and Strengthen Your Ethical Core

PRSay

Each September, PRSA recognizes Public Relations Ethics Month, supported by programs presented by the PRSA Board of Ethics and Professional Standards (BEPS). Page Society in preparation for a book on PR ethics.

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Question of the Month: What Does Acting Ethically as a Communicator Mean to You?

PRSay

” In honor of September being PRSA’s Ethics Month, we posed the following: “ What does acting ethically as a communicator mean to you?” ” “Acting ethically as a communicator to me starts at a person’s core.

Research From BEPS Results in Book Providing Guidance on Ethics Counsel

PRSay

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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How APR Training Impacts Perceptions And Readiness To Provide Ethics Counsel

PRSay

New research published in the journal, Public Relations Review , supports the value of the Accredited in Public Relations (APR) credential when it comes to preparedness and likelihood to offer ethics counsel. Ethics management in public relations: Practitioner.

#Leaders Listen Up: #Millennials Share what Gets their Attention on Social Media

PR Expanded

Use a writing style that’s personal or journal-style writing. Leadership Media PR 2.0 Technology Social media Emotional Intelligence Empathy Ethics FEEL First Millennials Research ProjectSocial media continues to capture time and attention.

The four Ps of public relations leadership

PR Conversations

The chair of the Global Alliance introduces the Madrid Momentum ( Learning to Lead ) and details four Ps that constitute the cornerstones of PR leadership. The four Ps of public relations leadership. She is editor-in-chief of the Journal of Communication Management.

The Key to Overpowering Arrogance

PR Expanded

Humility and empathy are the antidote for arrogant leadership. On PR Expanded, guest contributor Helio Fred Garcia , President of Logos Consulting Group, discusses Leadership: Humility as Antidote to Arrogance. Ethics Guest Post Leadership PR 2.0

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Partisan Politics Complicates PR and Comms for Business, Survey Finds

Sword and the Script

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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Civility as Professional Imperative

PRSay

Some of the answers lie in PRSA’s Code of Ethics , and I believe that acting on its principles is imperative for those who would call themselves PR professionals. In a Wall Street Journal article published on Aug. Ethics Thought Leadership Code of Ethics

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

PR Daily

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.

A Glimmer of Hope for Journalism?

Flatiron Communications

The “fitness” category includes news reports on candidates’ policy positions, personal qualities, leadership abilities, ethical standards, and the like. Sure, quality journalism abounds in today’s news ecosystem. The post A Glimmer of Hope for Journalism?

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

Stuart Bruce

And thank you Aaron for that fascinating insight into how social media has changed journalism. 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.

Wendy’s drags McDonald’s in breakfast rollout, key elements of public trust, and Barnes & Noble’s Black History Month misfire

PR Daily

When it comes to building your reputation, is it more important to exhibit competence or ethics? Can yours be a company that is really good at what it does and still hold public trust without also touting ethical behavior on the environment, employment and comensation and other issues?

What lies ahead in 2020? Predictions from 20 industry experts

PR Daily

Finally, and maybe most significantly, I see 2020—especially as an election year—bringing even more concern about Big Tech and its dominance, and a growing ‘tech-lash’ by consumers, not just about data privacy and misinformation, but around issues of automation, ethics and AI, and income inequality.”

Review — The Loudest Voice (TV Series)

Doctor Spin

Anyone interested in public affairs , crisis communication , and media logic will definitely gasp at the absurdity by which one single man can influence such a large numbers of people by using non-ethical propaganda techniques.

5 Insights On Corporate Activism From Top PR Experts

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Values-Based Decision Making in a Provocative Environment was produced by the Museum of Public Relations , which has grown into an impressive thought leadership organization since its founding by Shelley Spector. PR Fish Bowl public relations reputation corporate corporate activism CSR ethic

PR problem? Hire a journalist… or rather don’t if you want to have successful PR

Stuart Bruce

New Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn went one step farther and rather than even hiring a news journalist hired Seamus Milne who was a Guardian columnist so not even at the frontline of hard, investigative news journalism.

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

Sword and the Script

See these related posts: The PR Opportunity for Brands as Publishers Tinker with Journalism. 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.

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Looking Back at 2017: What a Year!

PRSay

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. Pulse of the Profession Governance leadership PRSA Public Relations Society of America

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.

WeWork IPO debacle dings JP Morgan, Nike’s digital strategy pays dividends, and CEOs who speak out get a reputation boost

PR Daily

Will a leadership change make a big difference? When sharing news about a leadership change, how can communicators frame the move to preserve trust and bolster stakeholder confidence? Related Reading: How brand journalism boosts U.

Why separating editorial and marketing is essential for PR

PR Daily

We’d love to develop an entire issue on your client including an interview with your CEO, several other members of the leadership team and a feature video that will run online. Pay for journalism so the media isn’t forced to rely on brand dollars to survive.

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In Memoriam: Reed Bolton Byrum, APR, Fellow PRSA

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He then moved to Texas, where he held corporate leadership roles for EDS Corp. A former journalist and editor, he worked for numerous newspapers and a wire service, earning numerous accolades and journalism awards. Reed Bolton Byrum, APR, Fellow PRSA, died on Oct.

Interview with PRSA’s National Chairman, Anthony W. D’Angelo

Critical Mention

Together with our board of directors and staff leadership, I’m guided by our three-year strategic plan. meaning diversity, advocacy, technology and ethics. We have the highest satisfaction scores among members for our support of the Code of Ethics and that’s where we need to stay.

PRoust Questionnaire: Gregor Halff

PR Conversations

more ethical colleagues. During his many years of political leadership (1978-1992) he had a number of faces, but was above all the architect of economic reforms that lifted hundreds of millions of Chinese citizens out of poverty.

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

Critical Mention

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.

Why separating editorial and marketing is essential for PR

PR Daily

We’d love to develop an entire issue on your client including an interview with your CEO, several other members of the leadership team and a feature video that will run online. or codes of ethics. Pay for journalism so the media isn’t forced to rely on brand dollars to survive.

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Future of PR: 2020 edition

Stephen Waddington

Tackling fake news and disinformation: an ethical issue that strikes at the heart of practice 6. This covered the glass ceiling, pay gap, lack of mentorship opportunities and stereotyped expectations of leadership style, where leadership is usually seen as a masculine trait.

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Behind the Headlines with Poppy MacDonald

Cision

As a veteran who helped to launch POLITICO PRO, she was excited to rejoin the company after spending time as the publisher and president of the National Journal. I’m also excited about the next generation of POLITICO leadership running the company as we enter our second decade.

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5 ways brand managers can ‘newsjack’

PR Daily

Seizing stories that are trending in the news and online—a concept known as “newsjacking”—is an excellent way to share key messages where others can see them, provide expert opinions and build thought leadership.

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15 Up-and-Coming PR and Social Media Marketers to Watch

Communications Conversations

A North Minneapolis native, Tess excelled in her journalism program at Drake University, during which she presided over the Coalition of Black Students and interned in business development with The Integer Group and in marketing/group sales with Iowa Events Center.

Creative Headlines Will Drive PR SEO & Success in 2017

Cision

Many times, the agency spearheads the job of launching and maintaining multiple content marketing platforms to deliver the client’s message — journalism aside. In this polemicized media environment, journalism becomes reliant on reach to new audiences in a unique new way. Expanding upon the future of content brings to light the rise of ‘selfie” journalism.

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PR and Content Marketing Insights from the Edelman Trust Barometer

Sword and the Script

I study organizational persuasion for a living and I knew this was not bona fide journalism. Some clever guy with a political bent bought a domain and polished up a site to look like journalism. Search Engines, Social Media and Journalism.

Facebook PR Exposed

Flatiron Communications

Rather than come clean quickly with the facts as they knew them when they knew them, The Times alleges that Facebook’s leadership purposely misled the public (and its own board) in an effort to downplay the depth of the Russian breach of its global social influence platform.

Starbucks’ Howard Schultz announces retirement

PR Daily

The Wall Street Journal reported : Mr. Schultz laid the groundwork. The New York Times reported : Under Mr. Schultz’s leadership, Starbucks has waded into debates over social issues such as gay rights, race relations, veterans’ rights, gun violence and student debt.

Edelman: Trust in Organizations Collapsing Worldwide

PRSay

Two-thirds of those surveyed distrust these institutions, a figure that doubled over the previous two years, he says in a Ragan Training video, “Engaged Leadership in the Age of Populism.” In Japan—a country long known for its deference to leadership—trust is down 18 percent.

The transition from media to PR: Four former journalists talk about the surprises, struggles and wins

Communications Conversations

Paul Business Journal). You know you have skills but you don’t know how they will translate outside of journalism. The journalism world is much more fast-paced. Teaching people on the PR side about the journalism side.