Crisis & Reputation Management Top Financial Services Concerns

The Proactive Report

Financial Services PR execs and agencies are still struggling to combat an industry peppered with regular fines, lawsuits and other scandals. Online PR crisis financial services management online online PR reputation

The #PRStudChat Community Discusses Financial Services & Social Media on April 19th

PR Expanded

Social media participation in the financial services industry is expected to increase as social networks expand in the coming years. Jenn and the JConnelly team have been working with financial companies for years helping them to navigate the social media landscape.

#measurePR Recap (April 2017): Measuring Financial Communications

Waxing UnLyrical

The April #measurePR chat fell the Thursday before Tax Day, so Shonali invited some of PR’s best financial communications pros with measurement advice for everyone—from those just starting out to seasoned pros. Shonali asked how financial PR and IR differ when it comes to the practice of PR.

How Does EMV Impact Financial Services Brands?

Cision

Thieves stole more than 500 million financial records in 2014. That’s one financial record for every 14 people on earth. helps financial organizations better understand and cater to the needs of this new breed of cautious consumer.

Financial services marketing trends—how do banks acquire customers today?

Agility PR Solutions

New research from financial services consultancy BAI uncovers data on trends in marketing and customer acquisition. The post Financial services marketing trends—how do banks acquire customers today?

Brexit Sparks Global Financial Concerns: A Look at Social Reaction

Cision

Imagine if New York state, home of the largest stock exchange in the world and an important cultural hub in America, voted to secede from the Union. Translate that to a trans-Atlantic perspective and that’s what happened with Brexit, or Britain’s referendum from the European Union.

The Rise of Mobile Payment: What Financial Institutions Need to Know

Cision

Recent data breaches as well as increased credit card fraud have shaken consumer confidence in payment security. As U.S. credit card issuers and merchants adopt new EMV (Europay, MasterCard and Visa) chip-card technology to address certain types of fraud, some consumers are already looking ahead.

Financial industry group sets social media rules

PR Daily

Financial services companies have new guidelines to follow in social media. The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has released its guidance on financial promotions in social media after “detailed engagement and consultation with the industry.”.

What Are the Real Consequences of Fake Financial News?

Business Wire

The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, or AICPA, released the results of a new survey revealing the startling impact that fake financial news is having on Americans' ability to make retirement, investment and healthcare decisions.

Help us Make Your Kids the Most Financially Literate in History!!!!!

ReimaginePR

The United States if the richest nation in the world but it ranks 14th when it comes to financial literacy! 90 per cent of teachers think that kids need financial literacy education — but they’re not getting it and most don’t feel equipped to teach it. To make your kids the most financially literate in history. The post Help us Make Your Kids the Most Financially Literate in History!!!!!

Social Selling Training for Insurance Agents and Financial Advisors

wiredPRworks

Wondering how social selling training for insurance agents and financial advisors really works - and how it can work for you to attract leads, convert sales and build referrals? Presented for insurance and financial advisors by Barbara Rozgonyi.

What Shadow Banking Means for Your Financial Services PR Program

Shift Communications

Financial services, as an industry umbrella term, includes personal finance, M&A, credit card related services, and robo advisors—just to name a few. What does Shadow Banking mean for a financial PR program? The Rise of Shadow Banking.

Financial Editor - Baltimore, MD

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Company: Agora, Inc. Location: Baltimore, Maryland Industry: Not Specified Career Level: Mid Level Career (5+ yrs experience) Minimum Education: None Required Job Status: Full Time

Financial Times reporter calls out corporate communicator over 'threat'

PR Daily

Financial Times. There are times when calling out a journalist can serve you or your brand well. Factual errors come to mind, or unwarranted attacks on one’s character.

Financial CHOICE Act of 2017 Act Brings Change to Dodd-Frank Disclosure Requirements

Beyond PR

While we were all enthusiastically traveling back (on June 9) from the 2017 NIRI Annual Conference in Orlando, the House of Representatives passed the Financial CHOICE Act of 2017 (FCA2017), a bill predominantly intended to undo various aspects of Dodd-Frank.

How to beat the stress of financial services communications

PR Daily

As a financial services communicator, you face countless regulations, and the slightest misstep could cost your organization hefty fines. Financial Communicators Conference. You’ll stride out of this conference with the know-how to highlight organizational stories, build a loyal following in the financial community, and woo millennial audiences on social media.

Build or Buy an Audience? This Startup Just Bought a Media Publication

Sword and the Script

Marketing advertising audience development content marketing financial communicationsThe traditional purposes for one company to acquire another – merge and acquisition – boil down to four driving reasons: 1) To buy customers or access to customers for cross-selling purposes.

LinkedIn Social Selling for MDRT Financial Services and Insurance Pros

wiredPRworks

I'm excited to present LinkedIn social selling marketing strategies for financial services and insurance pros at MDRT's annual conference in Vancouver!! MDRT membership is recognized internationally as the standard of sales excellence in the life insurance and financial services business.

Financial Analyst - San Francisco, CA

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Company: Landor Associates Location: San Francisco, California Industry: Not Specified Career Level: Mid Level Career (5+ yrs experience) Job Status: Full Time

Financial Analyst - San Francisco, CA

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Company: Landor Associates Location: San Francisco, California Industry: Advertising - Other Career Level: Mid Level Career (5+ yrs experience) Job Status: Full Time Salary Range: Commensurate with Experience

Financial Times needs to know Thomas Cook didn’t need better communications advice

Stuart Bruce

4 Big Content Marketing Lessons from General Mills, 3M, Ameriprise Financial & SCHERMER

MaccaPR

Maura Ryan , Digital Content Marketing Manager, Ameriprise Financial. Remember when public relations required you to persuade gatekeepers – news editors, TV and radio producers and reporters – to carry your company or client''s content to their audiences?

Financial Analyst - San Francisco, CA

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Company: Landor Associates Location: San Francisco, California Industry: Advertising - Other Career Level: Mid Level Career (5+ yrs experience) Job Status: Full Time

How a leading financial services company harnessed the power of media intelligence to achieve customer centricity

Zignal Labs

The post How a leading financial services company harnessed the power of media intelligence to achieve customer centricity appeared first on Zignal Labs

Holiday Rest & Rejuvenation Through Reading

PR Expanded

Video Creativity Financial Management Holiday Reading Immigration public relationsA Few Favorite Books in 2016. During the holidays you should never be too busy to step back to give thanks and to also take a little time to rest and rejuvenate.

Key Lessons from the 2015 State of Trust in Financial Services Survey

TrendKite

In 2011 the firm began tracking financial services as a separate category. The 2015 State of Trust in Financial Services report was recently released and it includes some very interesting findings.

Financial and Real Estate Assistant - Baltimore, MD

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Company: Agora, Inc. Location: Baltimore, Maryland Industry: Advertising - Account Management Career Level: Mid Level Career (5+ yrs experience) Minimum Education: None Required Job Status: Full Time

9 Years after the Financial Crisis, the PR Industry in the United States Continues Its Slow but Steady Recovery Process

Prowly

The post 9 Years after the Financial Crisis, the PR Industry in the United States Continues Its Slow but Steady Recovery Process appeared first on Prowly Magazine. One of the key indicators of sector strength, job growth in the U.S.

Sr. Designer, Financial Wellness - Brentwood, TN

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Company: Ramsey Solutions Location: Brentwood, Tennessee Industry: Not Specified Career Level: Mid Level Career (5+ yrs experience) Minimum Education: Bachelor's Job Status: Full Time

The financial value of PR and why measurement needs a reality check

PR in High Definition

The post The financial value of PR and why measurement needs a reality check appeared first on Firefly Communications. The CEO said “Send out the sales team that have already smashed their targets. Tell them, don’t come back until our awareness has skyrocketed and every C-suite exec knows who we are.”. Did you do a double take? In the last few years, we’ve seen PR teams manoeuvre themselves closer to ‘core’ marketing skills.

A Case for Uber’s No. 2 Executive Coming from the PR Ranks

Ishmael's Corner

The Art Of Storytelling In Business Communications And Public Relations. Techniques For Effective Business Communications. Uber’s CEO, Travis Kalanick, posted on the company’s website last week that the hunt is on for a No.

Financial & Property Management Assistant for Family Office - Baltimore, MD

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Company: Agora, Inc. Location: Baltimore, Maryland Industry: Not Specified Career Level: Mid Level Career (5+ yrs experience) Minimum Education: None Required Job Status: Full Time

Managing Media Relations for a Publisher; Off Script No. 32: Rachael Wolensky of ALM

Sword and the Script

Today, she works for ALM Media , a publisher which grew its roots in trade publications for the legal community, but now owns titles beyond just legal including financial services, insurance, and consulting.

Longtime Hensarling aide named CFPB's chief of staff

Sword and the Script

Kirsten Sutton Mork, the House Financial Services Committee's staff director, will become chief of staff at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Women in Banking Law and regulation Policymaking Jeb Hensarling Steven Mnuchin CFPB House Financial Services Committee

Vice President, Marketing (Financial Services) - New York, NY

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Company: JCPR Location: New York, New York Industry: Not Specified Career Level: Senior Level Career (10+ yrs experience) Minimum Education: Bachelor''s Job Status: Full Time Salary Range: Commensurate with Experience

Is blockchain for public relations?

Axia PR

Many people associate blockchain solely with financial applications. High Tech Financial Services InvestmentBlockchain has received a lot of attention in recent months, especially after the explosive growth of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in December. Others see potential for blockchain technology in nearly all aspects of life.

Marketing Strategy Manager/Director (DOE) - Financial Svcs - New York, NY

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Company: HNW, Inc. Location: New York, New York Industry: Not Specified Career Level: Mid Level Career (5+ yrs experience) Minimum Education: Bachelor''s Job Status: Full Time Salary Range: Commensurate with Experience

The Art of Your Message and Visual Storytelling

LTPR

In the modern business landscape, visual storytelling takes center stage. Lately, more video e-newsletters have been rolling into my inbox. They take at least 4 minutes longer to ingest than those with still images, but they are infinitely more interesting because the images keep moving.

Guilty by PR Association: 86% of Financial Services Pros Say 2008 Still Impacts Reps

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Category: Flack Me Summary: Nearly a decade after the 2008 financial crisis, many financial services companies are still feeling its impact when it comes to reputation, according to new research from integrated communications firm Makovsky, which recently released its 2016 Wall Street Reputation Study.

Welcome Kevin Gaboury: LTPR’s New Intern

LTPR

It’s the New Year and that can only mean one thing: A new intern! Please help us welcome Kevin Gaboury to our team for the winter.

The Competition and Industry Gets a Vote on Your Marketing

Sword and the Script

This might occur during the development and launch preparation for a new product, the turmoil caused by cost-cutting, or the chaos of a reorganization, and sometimes, in preparation for a financial transaction. Situational awareness is a concept I first learned in the military.

How Solo PR Pros Can End the Year Strong

Solo PR Pro

How can you set your business up for a strong financial finish to your year? Living the Life solo pr financial solo pr pro solo success strong year-end year end year end planning year end review

2014: Year of the data breach

LTPR

Data breaches were an unfortunate theme of 2014. Target, Home Depot and a dozen other companies are just a drop in the bucket, all of whom are likely looking forward to putting this year in the rearview mirror. Communication is crucial throughout any crisis – including data breaches.