Notes From A Virtual PR Agency Intern

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Guest post by Crenshaw Communications intern, Sarah O’Connell. Working from home might be a new experience for an intern, so it’s important to create a productive work environment for yourself.

Are You The Next Intern for Crenshaw Communications?

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It is time for us to add an intern to our team! PR/Marketing Intern. Crenshaw Communications is seeking a paid intern to join our dynamic B2B technology PR team and to assist with our pro bono work for a leading marketing association.

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International Women’s Day: When Good PR Backfires

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The tweet that launched a whopper of a PR backlash for Burger King on International Women’s Day wasn’t really that bad. The salutes to women by Burger King and other brands on International Women’s Day come after a very rough year.

2021 resolutions for internal communicators

PR Daily

Here are a handful of resolutions to jot down to ensure you hit specific internal comms targets instead of wandering aimlessly. Internal communication is ultimately about building genuine relationships and understanding.

Top 2021 internal communication trends

PR Daily

The post Top 2021 internal communication trends appeared first on PR Daily. Employee Engagement Executive Communication Internal Communications Leadership Communications PR Industry The WorkplaceHere’s what to expect—and prioritize—in what’s sure to be another turbulent year ahead.

9 steps for developing your internal communications plan

PR Daily

Here is a nine-step approach to creating your internal communications plan: 1. Measurement transforms internal communications from a shot in the dark to an effective management tool. Create your internal communication plan and your calendar.

5 questions to ask before crafting your internal comms message

PR Daily

The post 5 questions to ask before crafting your internal comms message appeared first on PR Daily. Employee Engagement Internal Communications Leadership Communications PR Industry The WorkplaceMind these guidelines to write more compelling memos, sharper emails and meatier reports.

5 things I learned from engineering an internal comms turnaround during a pandemic

PR Daily

I’ve held a lot of roles during my career, many of them at Philip Morris International (PMI), but nothing could have prepared me for the challenge of effectively communicating to our 71,000+ employees about our company’s historic transformation.

How to use podcasts to reach essential internal audiences

PR Daily

Podcasts are immensely popular—but that’s not biggest reason you should consider creating an internal broadcast for your organization. The internal podcast is a solution for a looming employee-engagement crisis as workers face burnout and overwork, Hammad says.

How to use data to effectively communicate internal changes

PR Daily

Communication about internal changes at a company is one of the most important emails an employee can receive because the changes may affect them directly. Use small, targeted segments when communicating internal changes.

How internal comms and PR can collaborate and harmonize

PR Daily

If you trust your internal communication team to support a business initiative internally, why stop there? Getting approvals from internal stakeholders. Look internally. Look no further than the other side of the aisle to the internal communications team for help.

Share your amazing internal comms—and workplaces

PR Daily

Enter Ragan’s Employee Communications Awards to showcase your impressive internal campaigns, content, projects, intranets, remote experiences and inspiring workplaces. The post Share your amazing internal comms—and workplaces appeared first on PR Daily.

PR pros mark International Women’s Day

PR Daily

For International Women’s Day, many organizations are looking to celebrate the work of their female colleagues—and the PR industry is a focal point. For example, many organizations have created internal resource groups so colleagues can turn to each other for support.

How internal communications will change again in 2021

PR Daily

RELATED: Attend our Internal Communications and Culture Next Practices Virtual Conference ]. However, internal communications is most often devoid of such metrics and data. The post How internal communications will change again in 2021 appeared first on PR Daily.

18 internal communications strategies for 2020

Agility PR Solutions

When it comes to internal communications, this certainly holds true. The post 18 internal communications strategies for 2020 appeared first on Agility PR Solutions. How you communicate a message is as important as the message itself.

A PR Intern’s Guide to Agency Lingo

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PR intern’s guide to agency lingo. Earned media – Interns need to learn this term first, since it’s among the things clients bring on agencies for. Pre-pitch – A new PR intern may know what a media pitch is, and may even know what an exclusive is; but a pre-pitch is an early outreach to media contacts before a piece of news has been officially announced. If you are a new tech PR intern, study the above terms to prepare for that first day.

COVID-19: What?s changed (and has not) about internal communication

PR Daily

Reliance on managers by leadership, human resources and communicators is more important than ever when it comes to internal outreach—even if they have had limited or no experience keeping a remote team engaged. COVID-19 Crisis Communications Internal Communications The Consultant is In

4 reasons why your internal strategy should drive and dictate external efforts

PR Daily

Here’s why your internal messaging should shape, influence and animate all your communication. The line between external and internal communication is thinning, to the point of being erased. If you say one thing and do another, you’ll quickly lose credibility.

How internal communicators can manage and mitigate bad company reviews

PR Daily

Maybe it’s at the bottom of some intern’s to-do list. The post How internal communicators can manage and mitigate bad company reviews appeared first on PR Daily. How should you handle those nasty critiques on Glassdoor? Should you respond at all?

How video bolsters your internal communications

PR Daily

With more employees working from home due to COVID-19 concerns, video is becoming increasingly valuable for internal communications. Video offers many benefits for internal communications, even in ordinary times–and these are anything but.

How internal communicators can help bolster corporate recruiting

PR Daily

RELATED: Attend our Internal Communications and Culture Next Practices Virtual Conference ]. The post How internal communicators can help bolster corporate recruiting appeared first on PR Daily. Nothing pinches productivity like staff turnover and lousy recruiting.

5 Ways To Raise Your Internal PR Game

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Earlier this week, we made the case for raising your internal PR game. The technological and social changes over the past few years have both made internal communications more important, and also opened up opportunities to revolutionize it. 5 ways to raise internal PR standards. In 2017 McKinsey found that only 17% of companies report investing in some form internal communications technology. Internal comms should be easy on the eyes.

What are the key skillsets for internal communicators in 2021 and beyond? 6 comms pros share their views

PR Daily

Bolster your skills and learn from industry experts at Ragan’s 2021 Internal Communications and Culture Next Practices Conference. The post What are the key skillsets for internal communicators in 2021 and beyond? Here’s what professional communicators should prioritize this year.

What will internal communications look like in 2021?

PR Daily

Katie Liston, head of marketing for Contact Monkey, shared some key findings from a recent global survey of internal communicators. With the events of 2020 reshaping so much of the employee experience, it’s no surprise that the internal communications world was transformed as well.

From 2021 PR Trends to Diversity in Hiring to International PR: Business Wire’s 10 Most Sought-After Blog Posts (Q1 2021) | Business Wire Blog

Business Wire

Writing tips, international news distribution, and a frank discussion on hiring practices in the public relations industry – these are just a sample of topics our blog touched on this year.

How To Go From PR Intern To Permanent Hire

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But in case a desirable spot opens at the right moment, it’s important to dazzle not only the bosses, but the full staff – since basically everybody’s your boss when you’re an intern. PR tips to go from intern to perm. Staff might be shy about giving work to inexperienced interns, or they may not be well organized. As an intern, you’ll be thrown into the fray with little knowledge of the workplace culture, dress code, personalities or even workload.

Share your incredible internal comms—and workplaces

PR Daily

Enter Ragan’s Employee Communications Awards to showcase your impressive internal campaigns, content, projects, intranets, remote experiences and inspiring workplaces. The post Share your incredible internal comms—and workplaces appeared first on PR Daily. The deadline is Friday, Oct. Ragan Awards

International Women’s Day 2020

NewsWhip

International Women’s Day 2020. As part of NewsWhip’s International Women’s Day celebrations, we researched and explored the careers of 10 inspirational female journalists, and created a series of posters to represent their extraordinary lives.

8 Surprising Reasons To Raise Your Internal Communications Game

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It can be easy for a corporate PR team to neglect a critical aspect of business communications — internal PR. 8 reasons to invest in internal PR. Internal communications initiatives that foster engagement become even more critical when colleagues are spread across the city, or even the country. Internal comms drives good customer service. Internal comms makes employees happy. Internal comms is a great recruiting tool.

Proud of your internal comms work this year? Send us your case study!

PR Daily

The post Proud of your internal comms work this year? Employee Engagement Internal Communications PR Industry The Workplace

4 tactics for courting international journalists

PR Daily

PR across most sectors has spilled over from domestic to international. Let’s lift the lid on how specifically to approach international writers: 1. International journalists are, for obvious reasons, predominately freelance. For interviews, think about the international angle.

3 Keys to Running Successful Internal M&A Comms Campaigns [Guest Post]

Sword and the Script

You can produce anonymous internal surveys, if nothing else. Internal M&A comms is essentially a reputation and brand management play. Treat internal M&A comms like any other marketing campaign or business initiative.

PR and the International Crisis: 3 Lessons from the Smolensk Crash

Cision

What happens when two countries in an international crisis present to the world two drastically different versions of the same event placing blame on one another?

4 books to help internal communicators lead in 2021

PR Daily

The post 4 books to help internal communicators lead in 2021 appeared first on PR Daily. Looking to inspire your team in the new year? Here are some great places to look for that extra bit of motivation, insight and wisdom. The year 2020, 12 months that felt like a decade, is finally over.

Why The Right Perception of International Experience Matters

Culpwrit

By Daria Siliutina Having an international experience on a resume can become a differentiating factor that would help candidates stand out against the numerous other candidates applying for a job. The post Why The Right Perception of International Experience Matters appeared first on culpwrit.

How employee resource groups enhance internal comms efforts

PR Daily

As organizations grapple with racial and social justice issues facing the world, employee resource groups can be a great way to help advance DE&I both internally and externally. The post How employee resource groups enhance internal comms efforts appeared first on PR Daily.

Share your internal storytelling prowess

PR Daily

Submit your best internal content, campaigns and intranets to Ragan’s Employee Communications Awards. The post Share your internal storytelling prowess appeared first on PR Daily. Don’t miss the Oct. 4 deadline. Ragan Awards

“Internal” PR: Takeaways for Summer 2016

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A wave of mild panic is sweeping over public relations agencies all over the land this week as this year’s crop of summer interns prepares to go back to school. We always want to improve the intern experience, so we interviewed some of our best and brightest and we’re already using the following takeaways to enhance next summer’s program. If you already have a rigid gameplan for a student intern, be prepared to trash it.

PR Expanded Guest Post: My Experience as an Intern

PR Expanded

A Guest Post By Rosaria Robidoux, Intern, Pure Performance Communications. Within these internships there are five things every intern learns in different ways. When Deirdre asked if I would be interested in writing a post to discuss my experience as an intern, I immediately began talking to my friends who also have internships and started my brainstorming. There are times where I feel overwhelmed, but, what intern doesn’t feel overwhelmed at some point in time?

Breaking the language barrier in today’s international influencer marketing industry

Agility PR Solutions

The post Breaking the language barrier in today’s international influencer marketing industry appeared first on Agility PR Solutions. Is influencer marketing just hype or is it here to stay?