?Primitive? is a handbook for navigating uncertain times using primal instincts
MAY 19, 2020
‘Primitive’ is a handbook for navigating uncertain times using primal instincts
MAY 19, 2020
‘Primitive’ is a handbook for navigating uncertain times using primal instincts
MAY 1, 2016
The post College Grads: Do Not Follow the Resume 101 Handbook 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. A zillion college graduates are about to descend on civilization with shiny apples in hand. My daughter Grace is among the throng though I suspect she’ll take a pass on the apple (always the rebel).
HMA Public Relations
MAY 23, 2018
those that are outlined in our handbook and those that we’ve created over time. Featured PR Observations and Preferences Employee Handbook Home Office Office Hours Policy Work From Home Work HoursLike most offices, HMA Public Relations has a few rules and procedures. The post The No-Policy Policy appeared first on HMA Public Relations.
Agility PR Solutions
APRIL 19, 2020
There is no handbook for creating the right content. What makes things worse is the fact that the world of content is ever-changing. That being said, success in the content marketing realm isn’t rare. A winning strategy is the product of trial and error, evaluation, and alterations.
AUGUST 1, 2018
The Adweek Copywriting Handbook ” by Joseph Sugarman. “ The Sketchnote Handbook ” by Mike Rohde. “ If you’re mired in a writing rut, read. More specifically, to revive and refresh your creativity—and possibly recapture your passion for prose—it’s wise to read about writing. RELATED: Craft engaging stories that inspire audiences, build brand loyalty and more. ].
NOVEMBER 11, 2021
The old CEO handbook is no longer enough. . With multiple stakeholders now expecting a clear vision from leaders, it’s time to embrace a new handbook: identity, leadership and communication in the service of authentic executive influence.
Mark My Words
APRIL 26, 2022
The Guardian It seems like simple advice for the Earl and Countess of Wessex’s Caribbean tour: avoid taking references from Netflix drama The Crown, ditch anything that smacks of 1950s colonialism and instead try to create a modern monarchy handbook to swerve the PR pitfalls that befell the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s recent controversial visit to the region.
APRIL 6, 2022
The Complete Agency Management Handbook ” by Darryl Salerno. Here are the top reads from industry veterans on developing your PR skills and business acumen. What are the books you are reading to build you PR skills and career opportunities?
Solo PR Pro
OCTOBER 5, 2021
The handbook guides new or experienced public information officers on best practices for communicating life-safety and other urgent information during an emergency. Looking ahead, Doug is about half-way finished with the second edition of his public information officer handbook.
JUNE 15, 2020
An inclusive language toolkit is necessary as part of our code of conduct, employee handbook, brand, marketing, communications, sales materials and editorial processes to set the expectations of how employees will relate to each other and foster a culture of respect.
MAY 16, 2016
Yet, most companies churn out job descriptions that sound like they came from the same HR 101 handbook. The Art Of Storytelling In Business Communications And Public Relations. Techniques For Effective Business Communications. Why don’t companies care about job descriptions? It makes no sense. Every company claims “people are our most valuable asset.” Every company is fighting competitors for talent. Every company recognizes that first impressions count.
JANUARY 11, 2022
Publicizing employee handbook policies like paid family leave and other benefits might seem counterintuitive to building a strong reputation. TheSkimm’s #ShowUsYourLeave campaign is joined by Pinterest and others to highlight an important workplace issue.
JULY 13, 2016
Since starting the blog back in 2008, I’ve strived to offer perspectives that you won’t find in the Communications 101 handbook. The Art Of Storytelling In Business Communications And Public Relations. Techniques For Effective Business Communications. I’m with the seagull. As my Mom will attest, I wasn’t big on rules. This is the time of year when I reflect, calling out what I consider to be the 10 best posts.more.
JANUARY 19, 2022
Another book I’m reading is “The Complete Agency Management Handbook.” The managing partner for the Nashville, Tennessee agency shares about her career so far and how she is tackling new challenges in the year ahead.
OCTOBER 21, 2021
Updating the language your company uses around mental health policies in employee handbooks is important. It matters what words we use—and what actions we take that back up all the talking.
OCTOBER 6, 2021
And Tesla now has a comprehensive Employee Handbook (replacing the Anti-Handbook Handbook) where all of our HR policies, employee protections, and ways to report issues are published in one easy-to-find online document.
AUGUST 27, 2019
Now, you could say a lot of that digital media time is spent consuming traditional news media showing up in online and social channels (and you might be right), but another big piece of that is merely social content that is definitely not ruled by the AP Style Handbook. I would even throw content written by professionals on platforms like LinkedIn in here, too, as it often contains misses and mistakes as laid out in the AP Style Handbook.
MAY 27, 2015
Don’t follow the Resume 101 Handbook. Do not follow the Resume 101 Handbook. It’s that time of the year. About 19.9 million college graduates are about to descend on civilization with shiny apples in hand. Unfortunately, the demand versus supply equation doesn’t work in their favor. Finding that elusive first job puts a premium on the resume and its associated cover letter.
SEPTEMBER 3, 2019
No company is ever immune to a crisis, but the way in which they react to one when it strikes is perhaps the most important strategy in the business handbook. It might feel like tired advice to exhort brand managers to prepare for a PR nightmare, but with so many communicators getting it wrong, it’s time to take another look at the basics. Both Volkswagen and Enron have been on the receiving end of a public relations crisis.
MAY 30, 2018
Not every situation is the same, and there is no tragedy response handbook. Now more than ever, it seems like every day brings with it more bad news from all over the world. From politically and religiously charged acts of terrorism to racially offensive advertisements to relentless school shootings, the wide spectrum of public screw-ups and tragedies have one thing in common: someone needs to comment. This is seemingly when bad gets worse. Take it from University of Oregon.
NOVEMBER 2, 2020
Along with your social media policy and your employee handbook, a code of conduct comes in handy to remind folks of acceptable and unacceptable behavior. Ahead of an historic presidential election—and amid deep national division—how should your organization engage employees?
JULY 19, 2021
Rick Gould, who wrote “The Ultimate PR Agency Financial Management Handbook,” has consulted with hundreds of creative service businesses and CEOs. Check out this quiz to test your business and finance knowhow and see where you should invest more time to develop your career.
SEPTEMBER 12, 2019
The BEPS Handbook gives historical context to why the Code of Ethics exists and has evolved. If you are a new Chapter ethics officer the Handbook. 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.”
MARCH 29, 2015
It’s human nature to resist change, and from my unscientific observations, the language of HR still takes its cues from the mahogany row handbook drafted during the Reagan administration. I’m not referring to fiction or fabrication. The question relates to the role of storytelling techniques in the HR function. The question also happened to be the thrust of my talk at the Alexander Mann Solutions (AMS) conference last week in Hong Kong.
JULY 29, 2020
This effort requires more than some simple updates in your employee handbook. Ongoing COVID-19 disruptions offer an opportunity to revisit areas of your company that need improvement. Focus on these crucial yet often overlooked aspects of success. The pandemic caught many of us off guard.
AUGUST 28, 2017
You also mentioned you share a “Blog Handbook” with authors before they contribute content–can you talk more about that? The blog handbook simply introduces authors to the certain types of content we write about. The 10-page handbook also includes a post template–title, subhead, how to link to stories, how to use WordPress. If you live in the Twin Cities, chances are, by now you’ve probably heard 2017 is the Mall of America’s 25th birthday.
NOVEMBER 1, 2018
Consider Gitlab’s 1,000+ page employee handbook. Yours doesn’t have to be a massive employee handbook; a simple microsite, knowledge library or even a document will suffice. Remote working has gone mainstream. Forty-three percent of employees have worked remotely at some point in the last year , though some companies are still resisting this trend. IBM , for example, recently reversed its remote working policies. Will (and should) others follow IBM’s lead?
JUNE 3, 2020
Many companies have thick employee handbooks that specify hours of operation, attendance policies and parameters for career advancement. Remote work should be a part of PR and marketing’s future, says one comms leader, no matter how fast we recover from the COVID-19 crisis.
JANUARY 27, 2019
Help me write a new handbook for 2019 I’m working on a new how-to book for marketing, PR and SEO for 2019. It’s intended as a practical handbook. Community teaching and newsjacking tools, Edelman on trust, putting the paid in PESO, a how-to book for 2019, Amazon data driven brands, Instagram marketing offline, and more. I spent Friday morning at the BETT Show in London with a colleague from Metia.
MAY 4, 2021
While the Debunking Handbook , the Media Manipulation Casebook and Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security offer research-tested debunking strategies and tools, experts agree that disinformation and supposed conspiracies are difficult to reverse and debunk.
OCTOBER 28, 2020
FREE GUIDE: Workplace EX Comms Handbook ]. Learn more about developing a modern employee experience by downloading Facebook’s “Workplace EX Comms Handbook.”. Platforms like Workplace from Facebook make it possible for everyone to participate in internal discussions, solving problems quicker and providing important company-wide insights. In the modern workplace, two-way communication isn’t enough.
The Resolution Blog
AUGUST 11, 2015
He is co-author of two best-selling social media books - Share This: a practical handbook to the biggest changes taking place in the media and its professions (Wiley 2012). There is a latent assumption (certainly in the PR world) that SEO is all about getting your own content to rank well in Google.
JULY 26, 2018
Public relations is not a one-size-fits-all industry; there isn’t a handbook for success. There are, however, guidelines. RELATED: Write clear, bold prose that captivates audiences and promotes business goals ]. PR pros should know when they’re annoying journalists, rather than being thorough. Having clear-cut guidelines of what clients are expecting you to deliver—and what you’re expecting of them—will lead to success for both parties. Don’t forget your writing roots.
Solo PR Pro
JULY 14, 2015
Solo PR PRO Premium members, click here to download our Media Training Handbook Template and here to download the Key Messages and Message Mapping eBook and Templates. A media training handbook can be a great addition to your arsenal. If you do any kind of media or influencer outreach for your clients, basic media training should be part of your services.
AUGUST 22, 2019
No onboarding, policies, rules or handbooks can supercede the importance of employees living the company’s values from within. . How do you define company culture? It goes beyond perks like free snacks or quarterly company outings. Company culture rests on the values every employee brings with them to the office each day. It’s how the environment fosters and promotes growth, creativity and new ideas.
SEPTEMBER 13, 2017
The new rules have been promulgated in the HR Handbook.”. No matter how you try to avoid them, annoying verbs surround us. Maybe you overhear someone use them on the train or while you’re waiting in line to buy coffee. You might have seen them in an online pop-up ad that you can’t close fast enough. Perhaps your kids use them to purposefully annoy you. Here are a few verbs that can drive corporate communicators crazy: 1. Conversate. :
JUNE 10, 2019
Some of our clients have taken a page out of our work-from-anywhere handbook and taken their team to an offsite retreat or introduced a new tool like Slack. As many PR agencies consider working with remote teams and clients, how can they ensure the work doesn’t suffer? Consider these insights. Unlimited PTO. Work from home. Flexible schedules. These are the demands of a younger generation entering the workforce.
B2B PR Sense
JANUARY 24, 2018
A writing powerhouse, he has authored seemingly zillions of educational articles as well as a book titled Content Chemistry: The Illustrated Handbook for Content Marketing. B2B marketing is constantly evolving, with new innovations and strategies that used correctly can stake your success. But how do you stay on the leading edge of these innovations and ensure that your business thrives? Social media just might hold the key.
Solo PR Pro
JANUARY 26, 2021
Creating an “employee handbook” can be especially beneficial if you plan to scale your team up over time to add multiple employees. As a solo PR pro, you’re probably used to doing things on your own, especially when it comes to managing your PR business.
APRIL 7, 2020
There’s no COVID-19 communications handbook; you won’t always know what you’re doing. How you engage your employees during this crisis could set the stage for your relationship with these key stakeholders for years, and control how quickly your organization can bounce back.