How comms pros are assisting government vaccination messaging

PR Daily

Many PR leaders are helping local governments craft and promote messages that can reach skeptical audiences as vaccination rates stagnate. For PR pros looking to start similar programs in their states, Jensen recommends relying on personal relationships with government officials.

Public Relations for Tribal Governments

HMA Public Relations

The post Public Relations for Tribal Governments appeared first on HMA Public Relations. Featured Public Relations Arizona Tribal Affairs Arizona Tribes Supai Tribal Tribal Affairs Tribal Communications Tribal Governments Tribal Public RelationsOur work in tribal affairs over the past 25-plus years has put HMA Public Relations at the forefront of some of Arizona’s and the Southwest’s highest profile issues.

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ESG gets a C-suite boost: How leaders are prioritizing environmental, social & governance efforts

Agility PR Solutions

The firm’s new exec survey finds more companies are looking to improve their Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) goals. The post ESG gets a C-suite boost: How leaders are prioritizing environmental, social & governance efforts appeared first on Agility PR Solutions.

Why We Still Respond to Government RFPs — #HMATurns40

HMA Public Relations

Click to read more about the value that PR agencies bring to government organizations. The post Why We Still Respond to Government RFPs — #HMATurns40 appeared first on HMA Public Relations. 40th Anniversary Featured HMA Public Relations #HMATurns40 government work RFPThis year as #HMATurns40, we're taking a look back at the work we have done in the public sector.

Video – What is Crisis Governance; Interview with John Tishler

The Stalwart Blog

David: Yeah, I was really interested when we talked and got together a couple of weeks ago, about your specialty in crisis governance. So let me first talk about what I consider a governance crisis to be. So a governance crisis is a particular type of crisis where the historical lines of authority in an organization suddenly get disrupted. Not all crises are governance crises. I mean, any organization can have a governance crisis.

Amid Covid-19, we’re relying on news media and government—but do we trust them?

Agility PR Solutions

The media and government are supposed to be keeping us informed and encouraging us to take responsible precautions. The post Amid Covid-19, we’re relying on news media and government—but do we trust them?

UK Government cracks down on spread of coronavirus disinformation, announces DCMS inquiry

Stephen Waddington

The Government has stepped up its fight against disinformation on the internet. It may have taken the coronavirus pandemic for the UK Government to take a coordinated approach to tackling fake news but today’s move to create a Rapid Response Unit is welcomed.

How corporate boards are navigating governance challenges in the COVID era

Agility PR Solutions

The post How corporate boards are navigating governance challenges in the COVID era appeared first on Agility PR Solutions.

A few tips for the government’s COVID comms

Mark My Words

Public confidence in the government’s coronavirus response is at an all-time low—and for good reason. The cabinet’s communications have been piecemeal, difficult to follow, and subject to last-minute revision. The latest assurances that the military will be called in are no real improvement—Ben Wallace’s announcement was more parade, without any substance.

UK government communications and PR leads the world

Stuart Bruce

The UK’s Government Communication Service is at the forefront of this innovation, but you also see some amazing work and brilliant PR professionals in the NHS, local government and other areas of the public sector. The Government Communications Service (GCS) has just released figures that claim to show it has spent £330 million less last year compared to 2009-10, by making its campaigns more cost effective. Alex Aiken, Director of Government Communications, UK.

Media Moves at Bloomberg Government & Skift, The New York Times Hires a Finance Editor

Cision

Shaun Courtney joins Bloomberg Government, Cameron Sperance tapped by Skift and much more. Media Blog

How to Develop a Strong and Practical Crisis Management Governance Model

Melissa Agnes

Your crisis management governance model serves as one of the foundational elements of your entire crisis management program. When working with clients to develop a scalable crisis management program, their governance structure is one of the first things I focus on developing. Following are some tips and guidelines to help you develop or strengthen your own crisis management governance model. How to structure your crisis management governance model.

Trust: Business Tops Media and Government in Ethics and Competence, Finds Survey

Sword and the Script

The annual Edelman Trust Barometer found business is trusted more than government, media and NGOs; this presents an opportunity to build trust through content. Businesses are increasingly viewed as more ethical and competent than government, media and non-governmental organizations (NGOs).

Report: Amid Growing Mistrust of Governments and Media, Business Must Provide Credible Information

PRSay

The PR firm’s annual survey, which tracks public sentiment about business, government, nongovernmental organizations and media, says ordinary citizens feel misled and don’t trust the leaders of those institutions “to do what is right.”.

Good Governance: Strengthening PRSA’s National Leadership Framework

PRSay

I applaud 2017 PRSA National Chair Jane Dvorak, APR, Fellow PRSA, the Board of Directors and the Governance Committee for their effort to update the Board’s representation model. In recent years we have received an overflow of interest in National Board service from highly capable members who do not fit the current geographic governance framework. Thought Leadership Governance PRSA PRSA Board of Directors

Policy & Government Journalists: Don't Miss Out on Election News

TrendKite

It can be tough to keep up with all the news surrounding Election Day. Here's how to get started with a custom newsfeed to receive the latest political news from PR Newswire

The Changing Face of Public Relations in Government; Off Script #30: Merritt Allen of Vox Optima

Sword and the Script

Merritt Allen is the owner and executive director of Vox Optima , which is a strategic communications firm with a long history of working with the government. So much has changed in PR, I wanted to understand how it has impacted communications in government. 1) Vox Optima Your business seems to do a lot of work with federal government agencies. 2) Do you think communications in government has gotten harder or easier in the last 10 years? .

Federal marketers’ challenges in a media-distrusting government

Agility PR Solutions

The level of distrust in the media levied by the current administration is clearly filtering to the consumer level—but it is also impacting media buying and content placement goals throughout government. According to new research from business intelligence and research firm Market Connections, how much confidence federal government decision-makers and influencers have in the news […].

Media Moves at Bloomberg Government & Skift, The New York Times Hires a Finance Editor

TrendKite

Shaun Courtney joins Bloomberg Government, Cameron Sperance tapped by Skift and much more

Twitter rallies to support HBO Max intern after email gaffe, smartphone is essential tool for low income Americans, and airlines seek government help on messaging

PR Daily

airlines, along with unions for pilots and flight attendants, have sent letters to the Justice Department and Federal Aviation Association (FAA) asking for the government’s help with messaging to enforce federal law and aviation safety amid record numbers of unruly passengers.

Authenticity is Key for Brands During the Government Shutdown

PR News

The post Authenticity is Key for Brands During the Government Shutdown appeared first on PR News Blog. It wasn’t too long ago when PR pros counseled brands against making overt forays into politics. ‘Stick to your knittin’, ‘stay in your lane’ or some other cliché was the standard response. It’s no longer so simple. We know, there’s much research showing that consumers want brands to take stands on issues. Some tend to… Continued.

Media Moves at The New York Times & Bloomberg Government, Variety Hires International Editor

TrendKite

Shira Ovide to join The Times, Tiffany Stecker moves to Bloomberg Government, and more

Cruise lines embrace CDC restrictions amid government fight, P&G works to overcome Apple’s privacy measures, and eBay removes auction for art made in Japanese internment camp

PR Daily

In June last year it began labeling media outlets which are ‘wholly or partially under the editorial control of their government.’”. Why It Matters: Communicators, take note to always consider the optics surrounding efforts to push back against government regulations.

ICCO engages with European governments on digital media and misinformation

Stephen Waddington

What is the Council of Europe, how does it influence governments, and how is it funded? It is funded by annual fees from the 47 member state governments. ICCO is working with the Council of Europe to shape European policy around digital media and misinformation.

The Government’s latest communications snafu is appalling because it is revealing

Mark My Words

Regardless of the fact that this advertisement came out several years ago, and that it refers to a scheme originally aimed at young people looking to retrain careers, it fits so snugly into what we believe of this government that we feel that this could easily be them. We know this government looks down on the arts. All their communications team had to do was to avoid giving the impression that the government would be this high-handed and cruel.

3 Attributes of a Strong and Practical Crisis Management Governance Model

Melissa Agnes

The importance of solid and practical crisis management governance model. A crisis management governance model dictates who within an organization makes up the crisis management team. Governance models define everything from the structure, roles, and responsibilities of a crisis management team, straight through to the internal escalation processes. These three attributes are: 1- Alignment with the governance structure of your organization.

UK Government report calls for social media regulation

Stephen Waddington

This is among the recommendations from the UK Government’s interim report on fake news. A new Government Select Committee report tackles fake news, foreign interference in elections, and the EU Referendum. It calls for the Government to reject the term fake news and put forward a definition of the words misinformation and disinformation. The social media educational levy should be used, in part, by the Government, to finance this additional part of the curriculum.

Media Moves at Tampa Bay Times & Minneapolis Star Tribune, Bloomberg Hires Government Reporter in Ottawa Bureau

Cision

Emily L. Mahoney changes beats at Tampa Bay Times, Thom Kupper promoted at the Star Tribune, and more. Media Blog

Using PR to Launch a Cannonball at the Opposition

Ishmael's Corner

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Mark Borkowski: The Tories have campaigned in haiku and are governing in gibberish.

Mark My Words

The famous mantra of hard-nosed political communication is that you ‘campaign in poetry and govern in prose.’ Well, the Tories have campaigned in haiku and are governing in gibberish. Is there anyone that is willing to stand up and defend Her Majesty’s Government’s dodgy Powerpoint played over the sounds of an unfortunate table being firmly pounded by the Prime Minister? It brings me no pleasure to attack the Government at this horrible time. The Drum.

GitHub apologizes for firing employee over ‘Nazi’ remark, hospitals and governments turn to influencers for COVID-19 campaigns, and the NRA declares bankruptcy

PR Daily

Hospitals and governments work with influencers and companies on COVID-19 efforts. The Indonesian government is also leaning into the power of influencers for COVID-19 awareness campaigns, especially considering its nation is one of the top global users of Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

The Generally Understood Rules Governing the Recycling of Blog Content

Prowly

The post The Generally Understood Rules Governing the Recycling of Blog Content appeared first on Prowly Magazine. Following these few general guidelines will help both new and experienced bloggers avoid some of the most common pitfalls associated with recycling blog content. How To blogging content marketing how to recycling

PR stakeholders—closing gaps in reporting of environmental, social and governance issues

Agility PR Solutions

In recent years, Fortune 500 companies have begun disclosing their environmental, social and governance issues (ESG) strategies to allow institutional investors to assess risk and make decisions, but many are just beginning their sustainability journeys—and gaps still exist within the implementation and reporting of these ESG initiatives. The post PR stakeholders—closing gaps in reporting of environmental, social and governance issues appeared first on Agility PR Solutions.

#FuturePRoof guide tackles influencer marketing governance for public relations

Stephen Waddington

FuturePRoof has published a guide that addresses the need for influencer marketing governance in public relations. It aims to give public relations a voice around the critical area of governance for influencer marketing. Tackling influencer marketing governance The value exchange between an organisation and influencer is the driver of the relationship. In the UK influencer campaigns are governed by existing ASA and Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) laws.

Amid historic government shutdown, organizations offer discounts and freebies

PR Daily

The 800,000 government employees and contractors affected by the shutdown can obtain payment plans, grab free meals, learn languages and watch films for free. It’s the 24th day of the United States government shutdown, and hundreds of thousands are feeling squeezed during the longest funding lapse in U.S. About 800,000 government workers are going without pay under the partial government shutdown, sparked by a debate between President Trump and Congress over funding a border wall.

Universal Accreditation Board Welcomes National Association of Government Communicators

PRSay

Universal Accreditation Board (UAB) members are very excited to welcome the National Association of Government Communicators to the now nine-member consortium of public relations professional organizations. NAGC was founded in 1976 and serves 350–400 members in a variety of government public affairs and related positions in federal, tribal, state and local government agencies.

Media Moves at Tampa Bay Times & Minneapolis Star Tribune, Bloomberg Hires Government Reporter in Ottawa Bureau

TrendKite

Emily L. Mahoney changes beats at Tampa Bay Times, Thom Kupper promoted at the Star Tribune, and more

Join #PRStudChat on April 18th to Discuss Marketing Consumer-Based Products with a Government Agency

PR Expanded

There are opportunities that exist for consumer brands to market within the purview of a government agency. However, there are also several restrictions in place for these businesses because they have to follow government guidelines. ET, special guest and co-host, Tyler Madison, Program Manager at Kentucky Proud, will lead a #PRStudChat discussion on “Marketing Consumer-Based Products With a Government Agency.”

Maxim Behar for Bloomberg TV: The Seychelles Government with a quantum leap in world tourism

Maxim Behar

Maxim Behar observed the government’s major breakthrough in global tourism and the opening of the country’s borders for tourists around the globe on March 25.

3 Ways to Increase the Influence of Your Government Relations

Zignal Labs

The post 3 Ways to Increase the Influence of Your Government Relations appeared first on Zignal Labs