3 ‘firefighting’ lessons for public affairs pros

PR Daily

Here’s a peek at how public affairs pros can keep pace with change—courtesy of Scott Thomsen, who will share more insights in Ragan’s March 4 Speechwriters & Public Affairs Conference. Public affairs pros need to prepare the same way.”. “It’s

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. The longer you keep giving out tidbits, the longer you will remain in the public eye. Learn everything you can about what they’re doing internally and externally.

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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. Both qualify in building relationships with the public and implementing strategies and campaigns, but their methods and goals differ. Public affairs relates to matters that concern the public directly. Messaging tends to be less commercial and short-term in the world of public affairs.

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

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. Establish an internal management working group supported by the appropriate professional advisers as required. corporate communications Crisis Communications Politics Public Affairs public relations Reputation Management Brexit EU European Union

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 Here in the public affairs office there are just two of us — there used to be five, and then there were four, and then three. As the PR person, I have to look at impacts to visitors, including international visitors whose flights and hotels were being canceled.

The ESG opportunity for public relations 

Stephen Waddington

A paper by Jon White and I, published by Vuelio, examines ESG risk and opportunity for public relations practice. The role of public relation in supporting management decision-making has been at the forefront of the response to COVID-19 for many organisations.

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. One of the most alarming is that ‘monitoring and evaluation’ is only looked for by 59% of employers when recruiting for senior public relations roles.

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.” Each offers its own nuances, with “public affairs” implying government relations or legislative goals and “corporate communications” referring to all internal and external communications activities as a management function.

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

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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.

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 Information Officer 2 , Ohio State Highway Patrol, Franklin County, OH – apply by Jan. Public Affairs Specialist , US Agency for International Development, Washington, DC – apply by Jan.

Sweden’s Communication Response to the Coronavirus Pandemic

Doctor Spin

After the webinar, I was asked which nations I thought had done a good job communicating with their publics during the coronavirus pandemic. From a public relations perspective, the stakes are seemingly high. Safeguard international relations.

Sweden’s response to the coronavirus pandemic

Doctor Spin

After the webinar, I was asked which nations I thought had done a good job communicating with their publics during the pandemic. From a public relations perspective, the stakes are seemingly high. Safeguard international relations.

International Conference Preview: Frank X. Shaw Talks Diversity, Disruption and 10 Years at Microsoft

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In anticipation of his keynote address at PRSA’s 2019 International Conference in San Diego on Oct. I worked for my school newspaper, and when I joined the Marines I was a public affairs officer. Then there’s the specific technical skills of media relations and internal communications. As a public affairs officer, you’re working to make sure that people understand the implications of the decisions that they’re making.

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. Congressional Relations Specialist , US Commission on International Religious Freedom, Washington, DC – apply by May 26. Senior Specialist, Public Relations , American Bar Association, Washington, DC. Press Officer (pdf), Public Citizen, Washington, DC.

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. Public Safety Information Officer , Fairfax County, Fairfax, VA – apply by Sept. Assistant Director, Communications with Wagner School of Public Service , New York University, New York, NY.

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. Those were just some of the amazing statistics I learned when I spoke about digital and social media in PR at the first ever World Conference on PR in Emerging Economies held at the Kenyatta International Convention Centre in Nairobi, Kenya.

53 Communications and Public Relations Jobs Available Now

Media Bullseye

Check out these public relations jobs that have come across our desk recently. Assistant Director, Government Affairs , Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD. Publication Specialist , Southern Nevada Health District, Las Vegas, NV. Vice President, Federal & State Government Affairs , Aircraft Owners & Pilots Association, Washington, DC. Senior Associate Director, Federal Government Affairs , Alzheimer’s Association, Washington, DC.

55 Communications and Public Relations Jobs Available Now

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Check out these public relations jobs that have come across our desk recently. Associate Director, Federal Government Affairs , American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Washington, DC. Communications Officer (Internal Communications), International Monetary Fund, Washington, DC – apply by Oct. Associate Director of Media Relations & Advocacy , NAFSA: Association of International Educators, Washington, DC. Public Relations Jobs

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. Senior Marketing Associate, School of Public Health , George Washington University, Washington, DC. Press & Public Outreach Officer (pdf), USAID – Office of U.S. Public Affairs Specialist , USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service, Huron, SD.

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. Division Chief, Public Affairs , Bureau of Land Management, Washington, DC – apply by Jan. Digital Media/Public Relations Coordinator , City of Delray Beach, Delray Beach, FL – apply by Jan.

62 Communications and Public Relations Jobs Available Now

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Check out these public relations jobs that have come across our desk recently. Senior Public Relations Specialist , Gwinnett County, Lawrenceville, GA – apply by Oct. Public Information Officer II , Nebraska Department of Education, Lincoln, NE – apply by Oct. Public Policy Associate , Child Care Aware, Arlington, VA. Public Affairs Coordinator (pdf), Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology, Bethesda, MD. Public Relations Jobs

42 Communications and Public Relations Jobs Available Now

Media Bullseye

Check out these public relations jobs that have come across our desk recently. Assistant Professor of Public Relations & Strategic Communication , Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX. Director, Public Relations , AAA, Washington, DC. Communications Associate, Publications , Catholics for Choice, Washington, DC. External Affairs Assistant , International Republican Institute, Washington, DC. Public Relations Consultant , LIMRA, Windsor, CT.

47 Communications and Public Relations Jobs Available Now

Media Bullseye

Check out these public relations jobs that have come across our desk recently. Assistant Vice President of Public Relations & Social Media , Boston University, Boston, MA. Public Relations Administrative Specialist , Central Carolina Technical College, Sumter, SC. Public Education Specialist , City of Grand Prairie, Grand Prairie, TX – apply by Feb. Public Information Officer , City of Mount Dora, Mount Dora, FL. Public Relations Jobs

80 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 Engagement Coordinator , Jefferson County Public Health, Golden, CO – apply by Oct. Public Information Officer , Maricopa County Dept. Public Affairs Specialist , Patent & Trademark Office, Washington, DC – apply by Oct. Congressional Affairs Analyst , US Marshals Service, Washington, DC – apply by Oct. Content Coordinator , Care International, Atlanta, GA.

73 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 Information Specialist , City of Miami Beach, Miami Beach, FL – apply by Apr. Legislative Analyst , DC Office of the Deputy Mayor for Public Safety & Justice, Washington, DC – apply by Apr. Public Information Officer , Frederick County Sheriff’s Office, Frederick, MD – apply by Apr. Account Exec, Public Sector , Adfero, Washington, DC. Public Relations Jobs

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. Program Specialist with Washington Institute for Public Affairs Research , American University, Washington, DC. Public Affairs Specialist , Bureau of Land Management, Washington, DC – apply by Aug. Zoo Public Relations , NC Department of Natural & Cultural Resources, Randolph County, NC – apply by Aug. Director, Public Policy (pdf), ALS Association, Washington, DC.

59 Communications and Public Relations Jobs Available Now

Media Bullseye

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. Director, Public Relations & Marketing with Bloomberg School for Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD. Creative Marketing Writer , ICF International, Fairfax, VA.

64 Communications and Public Relations Jobs Available Now

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Check out these public relations jobs that have come across our desk recently. Senior Policy Advisor, International Appointments , British Embassy, New York, NY – apply by Nov. Public Affairs & Events Associate, School of International Affairs , George Washington University, Washington, DC. Public Affairs Specialist , Metrolink/ Southern California Regional Rail Authority, Los Angeles, CA. Public Relations Jobs

58 Communications and Public Relations Jobs Available Now

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Check out these public relations jobs that have come across our desk recently. Briefings/Visits & Events Manager, International Trade , British Embassy, New York, NY – apply by Nov. Director with International Forum for Democratic Studies , National Endowment for Democracy, Washington, DC. Senior Director of Public Relations , National Pork Producers Council, Washington, DC. Account Executive, Public Affairs , Racepoint Global, Washington, DC.

66 Communications and Public Relations Jobs Available Now

Media Bullseye

Check out these public relations jobs that have come across our desk recently. Special Assistant to the Director of Communications (Job ID: 1700306), International Monetary Fund, Washington, DC – apply by Mar. Director, Government Relations & Public Policy (PDF), American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Rockville, MD. Franklin Fellow , Agency for International Development, Washington, DC or New York, NY – apply by Mar. Public Relations Jobs

65 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 , US Mint, Washington, DC – apply by Aug. Managing Director, Airline Industry Public Relations & Communications , Airlines for America, Washington, DC. Public Relations Manager , American Academy of Ophthalmology, San Francisco, CA. Regulatory Affairs Manager , American Heart Association, Washington, DC. Public Relations Jobs

53 Communications and Public Relations Jobs Available Now

Media Bullseye

Check out these public relations jobs that have come across our desk recently. Communications Coordinator, School of International Service , American University, Washington, DC. Public Affairs Specialist , Department of State, Washington, DC – apply by Feb. Executive Director, Public Engagement , Department of Veterans Affairs/National Cemetery Administration, Washington, DC – apply by Jan. Programs Assistant, Public Policy , Amazon, Washington, DC.

62 Communications and Public Relations Jobs Available Now

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Check out these public relations jobs that have come across our desk recently. Government Affairs Coordinator , American Crystal Sugar Company, Washington, DC. Vice President of Public Relations , Strayer University, Herndon, VA. Associate Director, Strategic Communications & Public Relations, American Diabetes Association, Alexandria, VA. Specialist, Communications, Association of Public Health Laboratories, Silver Spring, MD. Public Relations Jobs

63 Communications and Public Relations Jobs Available Now

Media Bullseye

Check out these public relations jobs that have come across our desk recently. Communications Specialist, School of Public Health , Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD. Director of Communications , US Commission on International Religious Freedom, Washington, DC – apply by Jan. Manager, Federal Affairs/Transportation , AAA, Washington, DC. Government Affairs Professional with CSAA Insurance , AAA, Washington, DC. Public Relations Jobs

69 Communications and Public Relations Jobs Available Now

Media Bullseye

Check out these public relations jobs that have come across our desk recently. Publications Officer , Central Intelligence Agency, Washington, DC. Public Relations Coordinator , City of Lynchburg Water Resources Dept., Public Relations Specialist , Timberland Regional Library, Tumwater, Washington – apply by Apr. Public Relations Manager , Associations International, Lexington, KY. Director of Labor Policy , Mackinac Center for Public Policy, Midland, MI.

50 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 Information Associate , Jefferson County Public Library, Golden, CO – apply by May 21. Public Information Coordinator , State Dept. Senior Public Relations Specialist , American Nurses Association, Silver Spring, MD. Director, Government Affairs , Center for American Progress, Washington, DC. Health Communications Manager , ICF International, Rockville, MD.

44 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 Relations Specialist/Digital Marketing Coordinator , City of Norfolk’s SevenVenues, Norfolk, VA – apply by Jan. Director, Public Information and Governmental Relations , Hayward Unified School District, Hayward, CA – apply by Jan. Public Affairs Analyst , Los Angeles Community Development Commission, Alhambra, CA – apply by Jan. Public Relations Jobs

42 Communications and Public Relations Jobs Available Now

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Check out these public relations jobs that have come across our desk recently. Supervisory Public Affairs Specialist , Federal Aviation Administration, Washington, DC – apply by Nov. Publications Specialist , Maryland-National Capital Park & Planning Commission, Prince George’s County – apply by Nov. Public Relations Specialist , Wyoming Department of Transportation, Cheyenne, WY – apply by Nov. Manager, Internal Communications , Exelon, Washington, DC.