Information Silos are Hurting your Crisis Preparedness

Melissa Agnes

Information silos can trigger issues and handicap your crisis management. Something that I see many organizations suffer from – especially large organizations that have been around for decades – is an information silo’d mindset, and thus culture.

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Top 10 Game Informer Staff on Twitter


We have the top 10 Game Informer magazine staff on Twitter, ranked by the number of followers. The post Top 10 Game Informer Staff on Twitter appeared first on Cision.

Freedom of Information is More Relevant Than Ever

HMA Public Relations

Today, March 16, is Freedom of Information Day. The post Freedom of Information is More Relevant Than Ever appeared first on HMA Public Relations. This day is an annual event held during Sunshine Week and celebrates the birthday of President James Madison. .

Infographic: Become Informed on Copyright Compliance


But staying informed can help you protect your content, boost your reputation and keep your brand compliant with copyright protection laws. With the latest information on copyright laws, you can protect your brand and learn how to share content safely.

Media Monitoring and The Information Iceberg


With a social analysis tool, brands can segment all of the available data to identify different themes, answer questions and inform future strategy.

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Online newsroom makes college a community information hub

PR Daily

An information hub. Yet if they can drive their community to their newsroom, this could very definitely become an informational hub for the great news and opportunities that individuals can access,” she says.

Facebook and Instagram inform users of media habits

PR Daily

Facebook is hoping to instill trust by showing users how much time they’re wasting on its platform—including on its visual-sharing app, Instagram.

Infographic: Tangible Information Remains a Driver of IR Website Traffic from Wall Street


The post Infographic: Tangible Information Remains a Driver of IR Website Traffic from Wall Street appeared first on Cision.

Online newsroom makes college a community information hub


An information hub The college has been featured in important news stories, and Del Mar officials naturally wish to trumpet the news. With newspapers and TV stations shrinking their staffs these days, how does an organization get attention for its events and accomplishments?

Making That Pesky and Inaccurate Information on the Internet Go Away

Ishmael's Corner

The post Making That Pesky and Inaccurate Information on the Internet Go Away appeared first on Storytelling Techniques For Effective Business Communications. The Art Of Storytelling In Business Communications And Public Relations. Techniques For Effective Business Communications.

Public Relations: The Two Sides of Information Access

Waxing UnLyrical

Boston and the world recently got an unfortunate and disturbing lesson on and reminder of the power…and the perils…of information access. The perils lay in the ability of anyone, anywhere…at any time…to acquire information that, sadly, could be used to inflict harm on others.

What Information Is Not

Waxing UnLyrical

It used to proclaim at program breaks: “WXXX, where information is power.&#. Information of itself (in hands other than Google’s, Facebook’s, or the FBI’s) is useless. “It’s too much information at once!&#

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CONTENT MARKETING CASE STUDY – How Bupa is turning itself into Australia’s go-to destination for health-related information

PR Warrior

The post CONTENT MARKETING CASE STUDY – How Bupa is turning itself into Australia’s go-to destination for health-related information appeared first on PR Warrior | Trevor Young. Bupa is an international healthcare group that serves 32 million customers in 190 countries, and employs 84,000 people.

Using Google Analytics to Inform your B2B Tech PR Program

Shift Communications

cta] The post Using Google Analytics to Inform your B2B Tech PR Program appeared first on SHIFT Communications PR Agency - Boston | New York | San Francisco | Austin. You may have noticed already that we talk a lot about data-driven PR at SHIFT.

42 posts to inform your influencer marketing and PR strategies

Media Bullseye

Media Bullseye has collected some of the best and most useful articles written about tips for influencer campaigns, examples of successful efforts, and how to measure the relationships to provide readers with a comprehensive resource of information on this marketing and PR tactic.

Cloud-based newsroom keeps customers informed during crises


” In such instances, the design changes to elevate key attributes that everyone is searching for, such as the power outage map, contact information and a link to report outages. Jackson Electric Membership Corp.

Cloud-based newsroom keeps customers informed during crises

PR Daily

We were actually very fortunate that we’d launched our site ahead of that, because suddenly we had this great resource that we could point people to get up-to-the minute information,” says April Sorrow, director of PR and communication for the utility. Jackson Electric Membership Corp.

3 essential online monitoring tactics for informed brand building

PR Daily

Yet many businesses put all their eggs in one basket, missing precious information about their brand, competition and industry. After tracking the articles in which a brand is mentioned, you should extract three important pieces of information: · Where was your brand mentioned?

EgyptAir urges a halt to ‘misleading information’ about missing jet

PR Daily

After a jet vanished over the Mediterranean with 66 people aboard Thursday, EgyptAir used Twitter and its website to deny “all misleading information published by news websites and on the social media channels regarding the reasons of the disappearance of EGYPTAIR flight MS804.”.

Don’t bury the lede: Put crucial information first

PR Daily

Corporate communicators know not to “bury the lede,” but that’s not always the case with your clients and executives, many of whom insist on putting background or irrelevant information front and center.

Surprisingly, Tangible Information Remains a Driver of IR Website Traffic from Wall Street

Beyond PR

With Question 4 of the 2017 Shareholder Communications 365 Study, we learned that only 20% of institutional investors visit your investor relations website to read your news releases.

Ill-informed politicians and journalists kicking NHS PR professionals – again

Stuart Bruce

The Telegraph has an incredibly ill-informed article on ‘NHS ‘spin bill’ soars as crisis grows’ Oh the irony of a journalist falling for a politician’s spin about spin.

Will NBC’s Statement on Costas Inform Fox News’ Treatment of Shepard Smith?

PR News

The post Will NBC’s Statement on Costas Inform Fox News’ Treatment of Shepard Smith? And you thought the story of Sean Hannity seemingly changing his tune on Judge Roy Moore’s fitness for office was the only big story coming from Fox News Tuesday night. Well, one of Hannity’s colleagues at Fox News, anchor Shepard Smith, is being trounced today for speaking his mind about the weakness of evidence behind a story… Continued.

Is it always a mistake to repeat inaccurate information?

PR Daily

Three years ago, I published a post called “ Seven things to do when reporters get it wrong ,” in which I offered the following advice: In print journalism, you almost always have forums available to you for a response, such as a letter to the editor or op-ed. If it’s an option, use it.

Who Is Fighting Fake News? [article]

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

has radically changed journalism and public relations , two industries that rely on the free exchange of information and ideas. ” It’s a war of information being waged on keyboards and in the cloud and it affects all of us. Web 2.0

The relevance of informal diction in social media

The Stalwart Blog

And whether or not people agree with the usage of these informal words, it works in the end because people are talking about it. Brands are using this as an informal and uncharacteristic way to be personable with who they are trying to connect with.

Officials use Twitter to spread information, share condolences after Brussels attacks

PR Daily

The crisis is ongoing and officials are still disseminating information. Brussels Airport kept people updated with information, safety warnings and instructions through its Twitter account ( @BrusselsAirport ): There have been 2 explosions at the airport.

How to make pesky, inaccurate information on the Internet go away

PR Daily

It’s not easy to scrub the Web of information about a brand that just plain isn't correct. If the information about you or your company is blatantly wrong on a reputable site, correct the information.

7 Media Statistics from an Annual Survey of Reporters that Gives PR a Glimpse of their Mindset

Sword and the Script

This means thinking about information that can be returned by a “Hey, Alexa/Google/Siri” command. If you work in PR and engage in media relations , it’s a good idea to keep an ear out as to what is on the minds of those that work in the media.

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Information Security Software Engineer - Baltimore, MD

Flack Me

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

7 years of Intelligibility


Industry Insights & Trends business business cycles communicators information intelligibility PR PR tools public relations technology Happy between week: the most highly anticipated time of year for yours truly.

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

Sword and the Script

For military agencies, the biggest challenge is preserving the role of ensuring the fair and free flow of accurate information to a professional and independent press. She says she worked in radio long before earning a commission, but the Navy saw fit to assign her as a weapons officer.

Getting More Coverage! Press Release Best Practices


Provide Tools and Information. Providing journalists with the tools and information they need to use your news release is important. Provide background information about your company – Don’t assume that journalists are familiar with your company or your products.

9 Highly Recommended Marketing Podcasts that Stand Up over Time

Sword and the Script

People are beginning to use their voice rather than typing text to search for information. The information they need back has also got to be in an audio format. Podcasts have been on a steady growth streak for years.

How Media & PR React to a Crisis in the Age of Information Overload and Trump

Flack Me

Category: Flack Me Summary: Donald Trump may be the perfect metaphor for crisis communications today. A crisis has always brought out lots of internal corporate or personal angst and media coverage and the dark art of crisis PR.

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

Sword and the Script

Here’s an example from the FiscalNote blog on Medium : “In FiscalNote’s new paper, Party Matters: An Embedding Model of Roll Call Votes , we combine traditional analysis of bill text with information about the party of the bill sponsors to predict U.S.

Here’s Why GDPR is Good News for PR and Content Marketing

Sword and the Script

As a result, it’s become the status quo to interrupt people, trick them into handing over personal information, and then use that data to follow them all over the web with creepy or “personalized” messages.

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

Sword and the Script

Instead of passing those emails off to an SDR, you should continue to nurture your audience, build trust and weave in well-considered opportunities for an audience member to raise their hand for more information. The surveys have started.

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Prerequisite to Magic: 6 Ways to Get More from Analyst Relations

Sword and the Script

Roundup information from your company on a quarterly basis and send one easy to scan email with links out to assets referenced. Analysts typically do not need information immediately, so sending one off notes with new product announcements merely adds to the volume they get from vendors.

Marketing has Gotten Better as a Profession; Off Script #29: Tom Pick of Webiquity

Sword and the Script

It’s been fascinating to watch that evolution, from information scarcity and limited, expensive distribution channels to information over-abundance and limitless, virtually free distribution.