Leadership: Humility as Antidote to Arrogance

PR Expanded

Arrogance is a particularly toxic element of leadership. One of the common patterns of poor leadership and of mishandled crises is what crisis guru Jim Lukaszewski calls “ testosterosis ,” a condition that isn’t gender specific. Crisis Guest Post Leadership PR 2.0

#TipForTuesday – What is Leadership?

HMA Public Relations

Abbie made a commitment at the beginning of the year to dedicate the second Tuesday of each month to a post regarding leadership. The post #TipForTuesday – What is Leadership?

Leadership Beyond Your Job Title

PR Expanded

We expect leadership from the ones on the high end of our organizations. I am going to show you how you too can develop leadership skills and behavior, even if you don’t have a corner office just yet. Leadership is More Than a Job Title. Leadership is more than your job title.

#TipForTuesday – What is Leadership?

HMA Public Relations

The leadership words for this month’s #TipForTuesday, selected from the Developing the Leader Within You deck of cards, are wisdom, volunteerism/service and courage. The post #TipForTuesday – What is Leadership?

#TipForTuesday – What is Leadership?

HMA Public Relations

This month's three words regarding leadership are accountable, urgency and fitness. The post #TipForTuesday – What is Leadership? Featured Tip for Tuesday #TipForTuesday accountabilty actions fitness Leadership responsibility Tuesday urgencyToday is #TipForTuesday!

#TipForTuesday – What is Leadership?

HMA Public Relations

Be sure to tune into these posts, which we're calling "What Is Leadership." The post #TipForTuesday – What is Leadership? Featured Tip for Tuesday #TipForTuesday Authority Characteristics of a Leader Competence John Maxwell leader Leadership Leadership Development Quality

Make #Leadership a Priority in 2016

PR Expanded

Now that I’m 25+ years into my career, I’ve experienced leadership as both a part of an individual’s personality and natural ability, as well as what he or she learns through education, mentoring and training. The post Make #Leadership a Priority in 2016 appeared first on Deirdre Breakenridge.

Breaking Down the Failure of Thought Leadership

Ishmael's Corner

Communicators have picked up the thought leadership religion. The post Breaking Down the Failure of Thought Leadership appeared first on Ishmael's Corner ~ Storytelling Techniques For Business Communications. The Art Of Storytelling In Business Communications And Public Relations.

5 Ways PR Can Maximize Thought Leadership

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

In the public relations world, thought leadership is a big deal, but the term can start to feel old, fast. How do you infuse a thought leadership program with fresh ideas and get the most out of it for PR? PR Fish Bowl public relations Crenshaw Communications thought leadership

Donald Trump and the Question of Leadership. How Does He Measure Up?

PR Matters

More specifically, there are certain definable qualities for being a great leader, as discussed in some insightful books on leadership. Yes, it does look like he’s in the middle of saying “Go F k Yourself.” ” The type of leader you are depends on your character.

Leadership Training for Frontline Managers

Ron Torossian

The post Leadership Training for Frontline Managers appeared first on Ronn Torossian 5WPR Founder Blog. Large companies should know that frontline managers should be given training and authority to act.

Foursquare Tries New Leadership

Ron Torossian

The firm has announced a major leadership shift. The post Foursquare Tries New Leadership appeared first on 5WPR CEO Ronn Torossian Founder's Blog. There was a time when no matter where you went, you told the world about in on Foursquare. Well, maybe not you, but millions did. Then Facebook offered its check-in feature, and Foursquare became redundant. Just one more once-popular social app to suffer a precipitous fall from grace.

The #PRStudChat Community Joins Together for “Ethics – The Heart of Leadership” Twitter Discussion on September 13th

PR Expanded

Our community of PR students, educators and pros will join together for a dynamic Twitter chat on “Ethics – The Heart of Leadership.” PRStudChat Ethical Conduct Kirk Hazlett Leadership PRSA Ethics Months public relations

Ethics 202

Thought Leadership Actually Requires Thought and Leadership

Sword and the Script

It’s like asking someone to come in and write a thought-leadership piece and then have no thoughts to offer.”. This is thought leadership at its finest – opening or changing minds, defining markets, and shaping reputations.

Thoughts on Promoting Thought Leadership


There’s another powerful tool in the PR toolbox — Thought Leadership. But, what is thought leadership and who constitutes being a leader of thought? Here are three quick tips to get your thought leadership marketing in motion.

IHG’s Michael Torres on Communications and Leadership


Rounding out the discussion, Torres ended with one of his most important leadership philosophies — it’s important to force failure. Thought Leadership digital age employee communications leadership

Three Things We Can Learn About Leadership from Eli Manning

Return on Reputation

But I did watch that situation unfold through the lens of my interest in leadership. And he might just have a second career opportunity as a leadership coach. The post Three Things We Can Learn About Leadership from Eli Manning appeared first on Return On Reputation - MWWPR.

When Thought Leadership Drives Lead Generation

Shift Communications

In a recent SHIFT blog , our VP of Marketing Tech, Chris Penn, answered the question ‘what is thought leadership?’. PR helps to communicate compelling stories to improve brand awareness, and by integrating thought leadership, it may help to generate qualified leads.

How to Create Thought Leadership, Part 1: Introduction

Shift Communications

Thought leadership. Since 2004, thought leadership’s share of search has risen from approximately 5,000 searches per month globally to nearly 22,000 searches per month as communicators seek ideas for creating it. What Is Thought Leadership? Indicators of Thought Leadership.

Thought Leadership Strategy: The 10 Biggest Mistakes You Need to Avoid

B2B PR Sense

Thought leadership is the goal of many executives and the pinnacle of success in executive branding. But it doesn’t come about by chance, which is why you need to develop a thought leadership strategy. The 10 Biggest Mistakes in Thought Leadership Strategy & How to Avoid Them.

Responsible communication leadership: putting employees first

PR Conversations

A new term coined: responsible leadership. A new term has emerged for an elevated emphasis on ethical business practice: responsible leadership. A new approach to leadership. Much of the business studies literature focuses on transactional or transformational leadership.

Qatar Airways faces backlash after CEO dismisses female leadership

PR Daily

Never one to avoid controversy, Akbar al Baker put his foot in his mouth—ankle deep—when asked how to address gender inequality in air travel.

3 Areas to Measure to Establish Thought Leadership


Look at other metrics, such as share of voice and your website traffic, to see if you notice any improvements since engaging in thought leadership opportunities. Your audience is skeptical of your brand.

What is Thought Leadership & How to Hone Your Skills

B2B PR Sense

What is thought leadership ? What is Thought Leadership? Thought leadership is the ability to influence an industry. What Has Happened to Thought Leadership? Thought leadership today has lost some of its powerful meaning. Thought Leadership

What Is Thought Leadership and How to Attain It

B2B PR Sense

People will often call us for our PR services because they have the goal of becoming thought leaders.Thought leadership is one of those terms that is liberally sprinkled about but often lacks a clear definition. What Is Thought Leadership? Thought leadership is not a one-way street.

The Leadership Lesson from The Super Bowl

PR News

The post The Leadership Lesson from The Super Bowl appeared first on PR News Blog. Communications Crisis Management General Internal Communication PR News Blogger Network leadership Super Bowl Tom Brady

Fighting Sexism in PR: A Need for PRSA Leadership


So, PRSA – as the industry’s largest professional association – I’m calling on you to take an active role in reducing sexism, educating members about implicit and explicit bias, and providing even more opportunities to propel women into leadership positions.

The four Ps of public relations leadership

PR Conversations

The chair of the Global Alliance introduces the Madrid Momentum ( Learning to Lead ) and details four Ps that constitute the cornerstones of PR leadership. The four Ps of public relations leadership.

Uber’s chief: ‘I need leadership help’

PR Daily

In it, he admitted he needs help with leadership, and said he must “grow up”: By now I’m sure you’ve seen the video where I treated an Uber driver disrespectfully. This is the first time I’ve been willing to admit that I need leadership help and I intend to get it.

Leadership Means Looking Forward; Governance Means Making Sound Decisions


Good governance takes leadership. Good leadership takes looking beyond the moment to make decisions that will have an impact long past the decision point. This year, we have several governance initiatives coming before the Leadership Assembly on Oct.

Thought Leadership Series: AI-Washing and PR, Part 1 of a Series

Shift Communications

We must recognize when we need to take a leadership role to help people understand the implications for the future as well as the reality of today. Artificial Intelligence Public Relations Thought Leadership

How to Use a Thought Leadership Strategy for Your CEO

Stern + Associates

When it comes to corporate reputation, the thought leadership strategy of your CEO can make or break your brand. The post How to Use a Thought Leadership Strategy for Your CEO appeared first on Stern Strategy Group. Brand Strategy Thought Leadership Brand Reputation brand value business strategy strategic thought leadershipJust peruse this list of Forbes 100 Greatest Living Business Minds.

Thought Leadership Strategy: Build On What You Have

Stern + Associates

Serve existing platforms to grow your audience and your thought leadership. The post Thought Leadership Strategy: Build On What You Have appeared first on Stern Strategy Group. Public Relations/Communications Social Media Thought Leadership thought leadership reputation Thought leadership strategy

10 Powerful Ways PR Can Boost Thought Leadership Strategy

B2B PR Sense

A thought leadership strategy is a blueprint for industry success. But thought leadership doesn’t happen overnight. PR and thought leadership strategy go hand in hand. Let’s now look at thought leadership and see how you can better position your strategy to reach your goals.

Good Governance: Strengthening PRSA’s National Leadership Framework


Below is a brief history lesson that explains why this is happening and what needs to be done at the upcoming PRSA Leadership Assembly (Oct. Likewise, PRSA leadership is encouraging this tier within the organization to continue to assist in nurturing and recommending viable Board candidates.

6 Leadership Lessons from 6 Women Leaders


Although more and more women are taking leadership positions ( the number of female CEOs is increasing ), the majority of business leaders tend to be male (the top 27 highest paid CEOs in Minnesota are all men, for example).

How to Skyrocket Your B2B Thought Leadership with Quality Surveys

B2B PR Sense

Insightful research combined with shrewd marketing strategies create an unbeatable recipe for B2B thought leadership. The Relationship Between B2B Thought Leadership and Surveys. Let’s first answer the question, what is thought leadership? Boost Your PR Thought Leadership.

B2B Marketing Underestimates Effects of Thought Leadership on Sales, Study Finds

Sword and the Script

Marketing may be underestimating the impact of thought leadership on sales, according to a comprehensive study published in June 2017 by Edelman and LinkedIn. The findings included the following: Thought leadership earns attention. Thought leadership builds trust.

Selling Thought Leadership: How to Get Sales to Buy-In

Stern + Associates

As the marketers and communicators of our organizations’ thought leadership, it’s up to us to get our sales team to buy-in – and spread the word. The post Selling Thought Leadership: How to Get Sales to Buy-In appeared first on Stern Strategy Group. Marketing/PR Strategy Public Relations/Communications Thought Leadership Thought Leadership Communications

Professor Marketing 101: How to Boost Your Thought Leadership Strategy

Stern + Associates

You’re called upon for two reasons: The post Professor Marketing 101: How to Boost Your Thought Leadership Strategy appeared first on Stern Strategy Group. Brand Strategy Thought Leadership Brand Reputation Conferences networking Social Media Thought leadership strategy WebsitesAs a thought leader, corporate decision makers, policymakers and media institutions depend on your research to support changes and ideas happening in the world.