Advice From a 94-Year-Old Veteran of the Military and Public Affairs

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I’ve had many opportunities in my 20-plus years in public relations, and plenty of stories to go with them. Air Force, where he spent most of his career in public affairs. Then, after his liberation from the Stalag Luft I prisoner of war camp, he spent 41 years in public affairs.

Public affairs vs. public relations: What is the difference?

PR Daily

People often struggle with the difference between public affairs and public relations, yet distinguishing the two can be crucial to an organization’s efficiency. Public affairs relates to matters that concern the public directly.

Royal Mail’s innovative digital public affairs response to attack by Jeremy Corbyn

Stuart Bruce

Corbyn, the leader of the UK’s opposition party who has shifted it far to the left, said: “… hundreds of millions has been paid out into private hands” It’s Royal Mail’s digital public affairs response that was great as instead of just ignoring it or issuing a formal media statement, it sent out a series of tweets ‘trolling’ the Labour leader. Case Study Public Affairs public relations

Ranger Scott Gediman on the Ferguson Fire and 22 Years as Yosemite Park’s Public Affairs Officer

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Over his 22 years as public affairs officer at Yosemite National Park , Scott Gediman has experienced a myriad of crises on the job, from floods and rock falls to hantavirus outbreaks. “It We always attract a lot of local, regional, national and international press.

Brexit – 12 immediate actions for PR, corporate communications and public affairs professionals

Stuart Bruce

Public relations, corporate communications, public affairs and corporate affairs professionals will have an essential role in helping employers and clients to navigate this period of momentous change. The UK has voted to leave the European Union.

Public Affairs Manager of Airbnb Hong Kong and Taiwan Shares Perspectives with Hoffman APAC Team

The Hoffman Agency

You can consider us the largest hotel chain the world,” said Marvin Ma, public affairs manager of Airbnb Hong Kong and Taiwan, who hosted a sharing session with the Hoffman APAC team. By Lauren Lee, Account Manager, Hoffman Hong Kong.

The Chief Reputation Officer (CRO): A New Seat At The C-Suite Table

Reputation Us

A Chief Reputation Officer is deputized within your organization to oversee the important responsibility of safeguarding your reputation through internal and external strategies, and ongoing communications. Managing your reputation crosses over communications, public affairs and public relations. When looking at what to delegate to a CRO role, consider these tasks: Internal.

Sweden’s PR Disaster with A$AP Rocky

Doctor Spin

Sweden’s leading expert on criminal behaviour and the justice system, Leif GW Persson, noted that that this whole matter should have been resolved much faster; his fear is that this whole controversy gave a local prosecutor the opportunity to spend as much time in the international spotlight as possible. Why Public Opinion is Siding with A$AP Rocky. And this is why Sweden’s unison no-one is above the law defence has virtually no effect on public opinion.

PR professionals’ skills and competencies not fit for modern future proof public relations

Stuart Bruce

The State of the Profession 2017 survey by the UK’s Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) reveals that the PR profession still has a very long way to go before the skills and competencies of its practitioners meet the needs of modern future proof public relations best practice.

How PR and corporate communications can use animated gifs

Stuart Bruce

As public relations and corporate communications needs to become increasingly more visual gifs are one of the easiest and most effective ways to do it. One of my favourites is to promote a commuter toolkit from the International Sustainability Institute in Seattle.

PR rising in Africa rising

Stuart Bruce

Stuart Bruce speaking on digital and social media in PR at the World Conference on PR in Emerging Economies at the Kenyatta International Convention Centre in Nairobi, Kenya. By 2020 African consumers will be spending more than a trillion dollars. 80% own mobile phones.

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30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

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Scores of music lovers will flock to Chicago this weekend for Lollapalooza, and you could intern for the organization behind the festival, if you land this week’s featured position. Global senior internal communications manager—International Rescue Committee (New York).

30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

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Internal communications manager—NetApp (California). Public affairs manager—Advocate Health Care (Illinois). Division director of public relations—American Veterinary Medical Association (Illinois). Communications intern—AARP (Pennsylvania).

30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

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See what else we have in our weekly professional pickings: Public affairs manager—Advocate Health Care (Illinois). Senior director of internal communications—NYU Langone Medical Center (New York). Senior public relations associate—Lettuce Entertain You Restaurants (Illinois).

30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

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See what else we have in our weekly professional pickings: Public affairs manager—Advocate Health Care (Illinois). Public relations vice president—Method (New York). Digital engagement manager—Macmillan International Higher Education (United Kingdom).

30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

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On top of all that, they love to promote internally, compensation and benefits are amazing, and you get free lunch 4 times a week!”. See what else we have in our weekly professional pickings: Senior manager of executive and internal communications—GitHub (California).

30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

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Founded in 2006 by Colleen Paige, National Pet Day was created “… to celebrate the joy pets bring to our lives and to create public awareness about the plight of many different kinds of animals awaiting a forever home in shelters and rescues all around the globe,” according to its website.

30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

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SURVEY: Measure how well your internal comms stack up ]. Here are communications jobs in each of the top five states: The Army National Guard is looking for a public affairs specialist in Bismarck, North Dakota. Public relations manager—Walker Sands Communications (Illinois).

30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

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General manager, public affairs—Edelman (Washington, D.C.). Public relations specialist—The University of Georgia (Georgia). Assistant account executive, health care public relations—Ogilvy (New York). Public relations coordinator—Victoria’s Secret (Ohio).

50 Communications and Public Relations Jobs Available Now

Media Bullseye

Check out these public relations jobs that have come across our desk recently. Public Affairs Specialist , DC Dept. of Public Works, Washington, DC – apply by Jan. Public Affairs Specialist , FEMA, Washington, DC – apply by Jan. Public Relations Jobs

Keep communicators calm during their next organizational crisis

PR Daily

Connect with 80+ professionals in PR, media relations, internal communications, public affairs and more. Find business prospects at our conference, then tour Nebraska Medicine’s state-of-the-art biocontainment unit. Communicators need help navigating stormy situations.

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30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

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Countries around the world celebrate their own National Coffee Day on various dates, but International Coffee Day has been celebrated on Oct. See what else we have in our weekly professional pickings: Human resources manager, internal communications—San Diego Zoo (California).

Announcing Ragan and PR Daily’s 2018 ACE Awards finalists

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Government Communications or Government Public Affairs Professional. Chris Floore, assistant to the county manager, public affairs at Macon-Bibb County. Internal Communications Professional. Kevin Cary, internal communications lead at EPRI.

Can your communication solution quell chaos during a crisis?

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Connect with 80+ professionals in PR, media relations, internal communications, public affairs and more. Find business prospects at our conference, then tour Nebraska Medicine—the country’s top Ebola containment center. Communicators need help navigating stormy situations.

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30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

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Green Building Council seeks a communications intern in Washington, D.C. It summarizes the role: The Communications Intern will gain valuable insight into the world of non-profit public relations and communications by working directly with the USGBC Marketing & Communications team.

30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

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Internal communications manager—NetApp (California). Public affairs director—WeWork (Texas). Public relations coordinator—Baptist Memorial Health Care (Tennessee). Public relations manager—Lands’ End (Wisconsin). Communications and public relations associate—Eataly (Canada). Public relations graduate internship—Golin (Illinois). Internal communications manager—Microsoft (Washington). Public affairs specialist—U.S.

58 Communications and Public Relations Jobs Available Now

Media Bullseye

Check out these public relations jobs that have come across our desk recently. Supervisory Public Affairs Specialist , DC Dept. Manager, Operations Communications , DC Public Schools, Washington, DC. Coordinator, Public Affairs , American Wood Council, Washington, DC.

30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

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Global senior internal communications manager—International Rescue Committee (New York). Public relations senior account executive—Denterlein (Massachusetts). Public relations manager—Abercrombie & Fitch (Ohio). PR intern—Havas (Illinois).

45 Communications and Public Relations Jobs Available Now

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Check out these public relations jobs that have come across our desk recently. Public Affairs Specialist , Administrative Office of the US Courts, Washington, DC – apply by Sept. Designer, University Publications , American University, Washington, DC.

30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

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It summarizes the role: The Content Writer on the CareerBuilder Creative team will help us develop new messaging about our products through integrated marketing campaigns, sales materials, internal communications and other channels. Public relations manager—The Walt Disney Co.

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45 Communications and Public Relations Jobs Available Now

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Check out these public relations jobs that have come across our desk recently. Public Affairs Officer , British Embassy, San Francisco, CA – apply by Dec. Public Affairs Specialist , Dept. Press & Public Outreach Officer (pdf), USAID – Office of U.S.

72 Communications and Public Relations Jobs Available Now

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Check out these public relations jobs that have come across our desk recently. Internal Communications Advisor , British Embassy, Washington, DC – apply by Jan 13. Head of Press, Politics & Government Affairs , British Embassy, Boston, MA – apply by Jan.

The 3 biggest mistakes in most crisis comms plans

PR Daily

When comms teams think about reputation, they often focus only on the general public and the news media. These probably include the news media and might include the general public for a consumer-facing organization.

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Should Public Relations Change Its Name?

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

A few years ago I dropped in on a client’s booth at an industry conference, and the company CEO introduced me – the founder of his company’s public relations agency – as the “publicist.” Long live public relations.

59 Communications and Public Relations Jobs Available Now

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Check out these public relations jobs that have come across our desk recently. Airport Public Affairs Assistant , City of Long Beach, Long Beach, CA – apply by Mar. Associate Director of Government Affairs (frequent travel to DC), Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD.

30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

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CoverMyMeds is searching for a public relations specialist in Columbus, Ohio. Global senior internal communications manager—International Rescue Committee (New York). Public relations specialist—LEGOLAND California (California).

30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

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Public relations manager—Amazon (California). Public relations and marketing director—Volunteers of America, Colorado (Colorado). Public relations director—Water Mission (South Carolina). Sports marketing intern—Nike (Germany).

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Treating Employees as VIPs: Six Staff Communication Tips

Reputation Us

A solid communications strategy starts with prioritizing your internal audience. One of the most overlooked types of communications for companies is addressing their internal audience. In my 22 years of professional business experience, I have rarely seen a client have really solid internal communications. My best public affairs advice: Employees should be addressed first and foremost, not last.

Starbucks announces price hike on beverages

PR Daily

The price changes are expected to impact fewer than 20 percent of Starbucks’ customers, and the average purchase would increase 1 percent, according to Lisa Passe, Starbucks’ senior vice president of global communications and international public affairs.

30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

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It summarizes the purpose of the position: To create, deliver and manage outstanding and profitable marketing campaigns and strategies for UK and international releases. Public relations specialist—Project Management Institute (Pennsylvania). Public affairs manager—WeWork (Florida).