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.

Facebook And The Perils Of Opposition PR

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

The picture is one of a company doing its damnedest to work all contacts, tap all allies, and thwart all critics to salvage its reputation. Oppo is particularly perilous in Big Tech, where the industry has experienced a steep reputation decline.

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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.

FedEx takes aim at Amazon, thought leadership shows promise for B2B, and Coca-Cola defends its new brand position

PR Daily

Thought leadership” might be a hackneyed PR phrase, but there is no disputing that the tactic works. In a study, Edelman found that half of decision-makers consume thought leadership at a rate of an hour or more of reading per week. Thought leadership video.

Why you should address the coronavirus with employees

PR Daily

By not communicating and engaging employees on sensitive matters like the coronavirus, companies could experience decreased productivity, increased costs, reputational risk and other performance challenges. for our Speechwriting & Public Affairs Conference ].

Brands donate to frontline workers, Yelp pauses GoFundMe effort after backlash, and Ralph Lauren to make 250k masks

PR Daily

Jennifer Rankin Byrne, vice president of corporate communications for PBS, shared her takeaways on crisis and reputation management during Ragan’s Speechwriting and Public Affairs Virtual Conference on March 26.

How to respond when you can’t answer a question

PR Daily

RELATED: Craft messaging that maintains trust and protects reputations ]. Learn how to keep your company’s messaging on point at Ragan’s Speechwriting & Public Affairs Conference in Washington, D.C. Executive Communication Leadership Communications Marketing PR PR Industry

Marriott, Norwegian Air and more announce layoffs; Target, other chains offer special hours for at-risk shoppers, and EU asks Netflix to slow streaming

PR Daily

Beginning March 16, 2020, 3BL Media will waive fees to use CSRwire for public service, non-commercial press releases that are contributing to the COVID-19 response.

Pornhub donates 50k masks and offers free subscriptions, digital platforms and tech partner to share COVID-19 information, and Tony Awards postponed

PR Daily

AARP’s Reshma Mehta spoke at Ragan’s Speechwriting and Public Affairs Virtual Conference on March 25 about how the organization’s rapid response team has helped in its approach to COVID-19.

Why Business Students Should Learn Strategic Communications


Warren Buffett famously said, “It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it.”. They presented this research during a panel discussion at the Institute for Public Relations’ (IPR) Bridge Conference in Washington, D.C.

The Value of Strategic Communications in the PRSA MBA/Business School Program


Nearly a decade ago, the PRSA Foundation sponsored research that found only 23 percent of graduate business schools consistently provide instruction in reputation management, corporate communications and related ethical dimensions. Thought Leadership leadership management MBA Initiative

The 3 biggest mistakes in most crisis comms plans

PR Daily

RELATED: Deliver powerful leadership messaging in a digital landscape ]. The organization’s reputation, maybe even its survival, hangs in the balance. Forgetting what reputation is really about. Everyone knows intuitively that a crisis can hurt an organization’s reputation.

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


Shaw oversees the narrative and reputation of one of America’s most ubiquitous companies. . I worked for my school newspaper, and when I joined the Marines I was a public affairs officer. Dean Essner is the editorial assistant for PRSA’s publications.

How Big Data Will Modernize Your Crisis Communications Plan


In today’s digitally-fueled world, the tiny spark of a crisis can erupt into a massive fire overnight, leaving a corporate brand and reputation in a heap of smoldering ashes. Thought Leadership Crisis Communications Data plan public relations

How to benchmark storytelling, expertise and the latest digital media strategies

PR Daily

Join us at the UPS Headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia, April 13-14 for an entirely new conference, The PR Executive Leadership Summit. SVPs, EVPs, VPs, and directors of: Public relations. Public affairs. You’re a senior communications pro.

Hidden PR Tools In Top Movies

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

The iconic publication sends a 15 year-old reporter to travel with the band on tour in order to write an in-depth piece. Jerry McGuire (1996) – Reputation Management. His bad reputation prevented him from getting paid well and being able to support his family.

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You Really Did Learn This in Kindergarten: Be Fair


Each September, PRSA recognizes Public Relations Ethics Month, supported by programs presented by the PRSA Board of Ethics and Professional Standards (BEPS). Our industry’s reputation depends on it. Ethics Thought Leadership Code of Ethics Ethics Month

Announcing PR Daily’s Media Relations Awards finalists

PR Daily

Crisis or Reputation Management Campaign. Carbon Engineering, Yulu Public Relations and Carbon Engineering. Government or Public Affairs Media Relations Campaign. Thought Leadership Campaign. Thought Leadership of President Ronald A.

Are we (finally) starting to phase out the a++holes?

Communications Conversations

Are we starting to see the phasing out of **holes in communications leadership positions? Not qualities that define great leadership. Let’s just look at a few people who have seen success of late, and who are climbing the leadership ladder in communications here in Minneapolis/St.

Six social media and digital communications trends for 2015

PR Conversations

As a result of the recent course, I’ve been reflecting on how in 2015, professional use of social media and digital communications will be essential for anyone working in PR, internal communications, public affairs, marketing and many other functions, in almost every type of organisation.

Amazon, others restrict employee travel, social media’s growing dominance for marketing, and airlines halt flights over coronavirus fears

PR Daily

for our Speechwriting & Public Affairs Conference ]. Ragan Communications and PR Daily , in partnership with the Institute for Public Relations and the University of Florida, will deliver the answer through the inaugural Social Media Career Survey.

Announcing PR Daily’s 2018 Media Relations Awards finalists

PR Daily

Beyond Ad Trade: Elevating The Trade Desk as a Key Player in the Media and Tech Ecosystem, 5W Public Relations and The Trade Desk. Crisis or Reputation Management. Weather, Power and Fire: Managing Reputation in a Safety Crisis Situation, SaskPower. Thought Leadership Campaign.

Creative New Business Development – Providing Value Through Research

Solo PR Pro

And one of the main roots of business development is relationship building, which is formed through familiarity, reputation, credibility and thought leadership. He was looking to expand on this and reach schools focused on public policy and international relations.

Facebook PR Exposed

Flatiron Communications

Rather than come clean quickly with the facts as they knew them when they knew them, The Times alleges that Facebook’s leadership purposely misled the public (and its own board) in an effort to downplay the depth of the Russian breach of its global social influence platform.

3 former PR pros who made mid-career shifts and lived to talk about it

Communications Conversations

Former role: Vice president of communications and public affairs with Berkshire Hathaway Energy (BHE). I resigned my last full-time PR job in December 2014, as vice president of communications and public affairs with Berkshire Hathaway Energy (BHE).

Maximising resilience of health and well-being assets in crisis situations

PR Conversations

The following is the result of our subsequent shared musings concerning the impact of crisis situations on the health and well-being of public relations practitioners. It may be that practitioners highlight the issue during planning discussions, engage with HR or their leadership team.

PRoust Questionnaire: Kim Blanchette

PR Conversations

The PRoust Questionnaire provides a quick insight into a public relations practitioner’s interests and point of view, as well as her or his professional beliefs and values. This may sound pandering and cheesy, but it’s right now, working with my team at the Alberta Energy Regulator, as well as the opportunity to volunteer as an executive with the Canadian Public Relations Society. These leaders believe in the power and value of public relations.

Announcing PR Daily’s 2017 Media Relations Awards finalists

PR Daily

We’re honoring the most impressive videos, press events, thought leadership campaigns, crisis management case studies and more. Elevating Bank of America’s Leadership Through Exploration of Modern Homebuying Trends, Burson-Marsteller with Bank of America. Thought Leadership Campaign.