Iger returns in Disney’s hour of need, AT&T’s wireless offer for frontline health care workers, and Pinterest’s heartwarming video

PR Daily

The video is one of many tweets that the social media platform has shared, reminding people about the variety of ideas, instructions and information they can find on Pinterest: In which house will you #StayINspired ? AT&T gives frontline nurses and physicians free wireless.

Announcing the finalists for the 2015 Media Relations Awards

PR Daily

We asked to see your plans, pitches and earned media coverage. You displayed your hard work and imagination again and again in the categories of integrated marketing communications, issue and cause advocacy campaigns, press events/media tours, use of video and many more. Next, they will study the finalists’ entries again and name the winners of the 2015 Media Relations Awards. Best Global Media Relations: Eastwick, Zuora Takes the Subscription Economy Mainstream.


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The Art Of Analyst Relations: A PR POV

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Media relations is a huge part of any PR program , given the third-party validation that comes with earned media. Industry analyst relations (AR) can be a foundation for lead generation. And much like media relations, there are nuances involved.

Stronger PR reporting is hidden in keyword data

PR Daily

It used to be that a splashy media hit in Men’s Journal kept our clients happy for the remainder of a quarter. It’s not all our fault; implicit in “earned media” is that we give up an element of direct control while basking in the warm approval of a third party.

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How to reduce noise and increase knowledge at work

PR Daily

Ragan Training offers hours of streaming sessions from Ragan conference held around the country, and this month, we’re offering you a complimentary pair of Bose wireless on-ear headphones. 31 and we’ll give you a complimentary pair of Bose wireless on-ear headphones. Media relations. Register now for a free set of Bose wireless on-ear headphones. Workspaces can be noisy, and not just with sound.

Ford to cut 1,000 jobs, Verizon to hire nearly 1,000 WFH employees, and Twitter rolls out ‘Quote Tweet’ feature

PR Daily

As Ford is seeking to cut its overhead further, Verizon Wireless announced that it’s hiring 950 customer service positions that are permanent work-from-home jobs. Social media and digital marketing pros, the move should prompt you to evaluate your social media KPIs—and not just on Twitter.

Viral snark over a Peloton ad, McDonald’s enters ‘chicken sandwich wars,’ and Twitter launches data-privacy hub

PR Daily

However, as one Twitter user pointed out, the backlash caused Peloton to trend and delivered additional video views and media coverage: If you really think the "creepy" Peloton commercial is going to hurt their brand, you probably shouldn't be in marketing.

Brand managers celebrate Groundhog Day, Verizon commits $10M to helping small businesses, and JetBlue highlights Black florists

PR Daily

If your reaction is aligned with this tweet from Verizon’s wireless customer service team, you’re not alone: After the way 2020 went, that furry little bugger better give us an early spring. — Verizon Wireless CS (@VZWSupport) February 2, 2021. Social media teams have been warming up their fingers for Groundhog Day, with Disney Parks, Waffle House, Orlando International Airport, Redbox, Hershey Park and more sharing brand-related tweets about Phil: Happy Groundhog Day!

Penman PR’s Talicia Bosso shares hope for 2021

PR Daily

RELATED: Enter Ragan's Workplace Wellness Awards to earn recognition for your healthy workplace ]. Bosso: My wireless headphones! Public relations is still relevant now than ever. A Day in the Life COVID-19 Crisis Communications Leadership Communications Media Relations Storytelling The WorkplaceThis Washington, D.C. pro says it’s time to acknowledge we are at our best when facing a challenge.

How Amazon lost and Rhino Security Labs won the media with Amazon Key

Axia PR

Cybersecurity company Rhino Security Labs exploited an authorization point in the wireless connection to take the entire device offline. Here is where public relations professionals’ dreams and nightmares coincide. Media Relations Public Relations Featured2 companies respond in very different ways to a PR crisis. In October 2017, Amazon debuted Amazon Key, its answer to the ongoing problem of porch theft.

IBM stops facial recognition work, employees seek fewer open workplaces, cosmetics brands drop talc, and more

PR Daily

Experts warn that Bluetooth wireless can have connectivity problems and sound quality could suffer, especially when compared against a microphone setup. RELATED: Tune in June 18-19 for our Social Media & Digital Communications Virtual Conference ].

Google, Microsoft and Verizon challenge Zoom, retail sales decline to new low, and PlayStation launches ‘Play at Home’ campaign

PR Daily

As the streaming wars continue, another battle in the digital media landscape has surfaced—this time, over videoconferencing platforms. Organizations that will survive and even thrive despite the crisis are those who can pivot from a brick-and-mortar model to e-commerce and social media sales.

LVMH buys Tiffany as Charles Schwab snaps up TD Ameritrade, Tesla’s smashing PR stunt mishap, and T-Mobile data breach hits 1M

PR Daily

The wireless carrier announced that more than a million prepaid customers’ names, contact information and account details were compromised in a security breach.

J&J recalls sunscreens over carcinogen concerns, content marketing strategies that work, and Amazon’s response to CPSC lawsuit

PR Daily

The Institute for Public Relations, Ragan Communications, and the University of Florida are conducting a follow-up survey to their 2020 report, “The Career Path of a Social Media Professional.”.

56 Communications and Public Relations Jobs Available Now

Media Bullseye

Check out these public relations jobs that have come across our desk recently. Media Relations Program Manager , Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority, Washington, DC – apply by Dec. Vice President, Communications , CTIA/The Wireless Association, Washington, DC. Director, Public Affairs , CTIA/The Wireless Association, Washington, DC. Communications Associate , CTIA/The Wireless Association, Washington, DC. Public Relations Jobs

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No. 1 press interview tip: The microphone is always on

PR Daily

He is under arrest on murder charges, because of a major media interview goof-up. While being videotaped for a documentary on HBO, he went to the bathroom while still wearing the wireless microphone. In every media trainin g class I''ve ever taught, I''ve said, "Assume the camera is always rolling and that the microphone is always recording.". RELATED: Get the latest media relations tips at our upcoming PR and Media Relations Summit. ].

Ragan celebrates 2022 CSR Awards: See full list of winners

PR Daily

Cricket Wireless: 12 Days of Cricket. Yulu Public Relations: Yulu Public Relations. Media Relations or PR Campaign. Aflac: Aflac Engages Media to End Sickle Cell Silence. Social Media Campaign.

Spotify announces platform policies to combat misinformation, a record number of scams hit social media in 2021 and Meta’s civil rights chief shares company progress

PR Daily

A new report published by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) found that over 95,000 people reported about $770 million in losses to fraud initiated on social media in 2021—up from $258 million in 2020—accounting for about 25% of all losses to fraud last year.

2016 – A Year in Traditional Media

Shift Communications

As SHIFT and the entire industry continues to evolve there is always the question… Is traditional media relations dead? After an aggressive media relations push, we began to pick up traction in the local market. The Verge , Thomas Ricker (UVM: 16,157,798): Blink wireless security cameras run for two years on a pair of AA batteries. Media Public Relations media relations traditional media

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

PR Daily

Leaders from Fortune 500 companies and other prominent organizations will gather to hear case studies from organizations including McDonald’s and Verizon Wireless. SVPs, EVPs, VPs, and directors of: Public relations. Media relations. Social media. Tackle topics such as the changing role of PR, media relations and how to broker exclusives, content marketing, crisis communications and reputation management strategies.

Ragan’s CSR & Diversity Awards finalists announced

PR Daily

Cricket Wireless: 12 Days of Cricket. Yulu Public Relations: Yulu Public Relations. Media Relations or PR Campaign. Aflac: Aflac Engages Media to End Sickle Cell Silence. Social Media Campaign. Community Relations and Engagement.

Pfizer says third dose protects against Omicron, business travel meets hesitancy, and an alliance forms to combat AI hiring bias

PR Daily

Crandall’s statement illustrates how your brand or organization can come across as relatable in its nontraditional campaigns with personal quotes and anecdotes. Also: The largest marijuana brownie grabs headlines, AT&T and Verizon respond to 5G restrictions from the FAA, and more.

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How and why PR pros should take the lead on CSR

PR Daily

RELATED: Join us in NYC for the PR & Media Relations Conference.]. The first step for PR is to complete an audit of social media habits and an inventory of needed communications materials, such as news releases, fact sheets, biographies and articles, advises Kristie Byrum , assistant professor of public relations and media law at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. Employ media monitoring and measurement.

Dear PR People: Calm Down


Quite the opposite really: I was feverishly working on a set of talking points that were due in 90 minutes when my wireless connection crashed. “I But also because a few weeks prior, the account lead had instilled the fear of God in me and my colleagues after our monitoring team missed an article in our daily media scan. Not so long ago, the world of communication and media relations was both widely misunderstood and seriously undervalued.

30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

PR Daily

RELATED: Join us in Washington, D.C. Here are a few choice openings from organizations on display at Wimbledon: Nike seeks a media relations manager for North America. Senior manager of PR and social media—Staples Inc. Director of communications – media relations—American Heart Association and American Stroke Association (Texas). Social media consultant—Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota (Minnesota).

Etsy and Facebook remove ‘QAnon’ content, Ruby Tuesday files for bankruptcy, and Hotels.com offers the chance to ‘live under a rock’

PR Daily

The online marketplace and social media platform have both announced they’re removing content from “QAnon,” an unsubstantiated far-right conspiracy theory that President Donald Trump is secretly fighting pedophiles that exist in the government, media and other organizations. For Etsy, that includes all QAnon-related merchandise, while Facebook has been taking down groups, pages and accounts on its platform as well as on Instagram.

AT&T, Verizon delay 5G over FAA concerns, top places to promote a podcast, and IBM’s IT services becomes Kyndryl

PR Daily

The major wireless trade group, the CTIA, said last week that companies should be able to use C-band 5G “without causing harmful interference to aviation equipment,” Reuters reported.

FDA authorizes vaccine booster for immunocompromised, 2020 Census data highlights American diversity, and McDonald’s responds to diaper mask lawsuit

PR Daily

” [RELATED: Showcase your engaging videos, visuals or virtual events ]. Be sure to consider the highly polarized, bipartisan news media ecosystem when building your media relations strategy.

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Announcing PR Daily’s Corporate Social Responsibility Awards finalists

PR Daily

Media Relations or PR Campaign. Social Media Campaign. Cricket Cares Capital Grant Contest, Cricket Wireless. CSR Agency of the Year, Yulu Public Relations Inc. Congratulations to this year’s honorees. Stay tuned for the winners announcement. PR Daily’s Corporate Social Responsibility Awards sought organizations that did their part to make the world a better place.

Verizon, T-Mobile and Sprint rip AT&T for fake 5G

PR Daily

RELATED: Join us at Paypal HQ for our PR & Media Relations Conference. ] . It read, in part: The potential for 5G is awesome, but the potential to over-hype and under-deliver on the 5G promise is a temptation that the wireless industry must resist. That’s why we’re calling on the broad wireless industry to commit to labeling something 5G only if new device hardware is connecting to the network using new radio technology to deliver new capabilities.

My Internship Mantra: There is No Growth in Comfort

The Hoffman Agency

For anyone considering an internship in public relations, The Hoffman Agency truly sets you up for success. They do so by allowing you to jump right in on pitching, media relations, content development, social copy, client calls and so much more.

Behind the Headlines With Sophie Raine


Here, she shares the biggest lesson she’s learned throughout her career, what it means to deliver impactful media coverage and how the rise in influencers is affecting the PR industry. I desperately wanted to break into the media industry once I’d graduated so I took a job as a secretary at OK! Firstly, we proved that we can deliver on large-scale events from our work with Live Nation, including the execution of Wireless 2015 and the Kopparberg Urban Forest 2014 and 2015.

Making the case for small and mid-size PR agencies

PR Daily

Of all trends that cross American sub-cultures, industries, and media, nothing is winning like minimalism. Size changes how members of a group relate to one another. RELATED: Take a two-minute comms audit—and get instant personalized results! ]. At the 5,000-person agency, the managing director in San Francisco won’t know about the rock star social media analyst in Philadelphia who could turn around one of SF’s struggling accounts. More and more, less is more.

Announcing PR Daily’s 2019 Digital PR & Social Media Awards finalists

PR Daily

The impressive finalists for our Digital Marketing & Social Media Awards checked all the boxes. DIGITAL & SOCIAL MEDIA ACTIVITY. Launching the Wireless ATH-M50xBT Headphones, lotus823 and Audio-Technica. The Flack Pack PR podcast, Washington Media Group. Inside the Media Minds Podcast, W2 Communications. Social Media customer support, Dell Technologies. USE OF DIGITAL & SOCIAL MEDIA FOR. Road to Coachella, Mirrored Media and BMW.

Verizon strike—and high-profile supporters—put CEO on the spot

PR Daily

Verizon Wireless experienced one of the largest corporate walkouts this century as 36,000 workers joined the picket lines on the East Coast on Wednesday. Media relations reps said that it is prepared to serve its customers despite the strike, and that thousands of non-union workers have been trained to cover new assignments in the event of a strike. RELATED: Utilities communicators: Inspire trust in your community with quick and effective crisis management plans.

Paid Social: Cliff Notes to 3 Social Media Studies

Sword and the Script

In either case, I’ve paused to delve into three social media studies or surveys that crossed my screen in recent months and distilled them to the most important findings. These three studies seem to, in part, answer these three questions: How is our brand doing in social media relative to comparable brands? What is the impact of social media engagement on the business? The cliff notes to three recent social media studies follow below.

Your audience with the public

Stephen Waddington

A n essay about the impact of the internet on corporate communication, marketing and public relations over the past 20 years. billion use social media. This is when telecom operators such as BT started to offer broadband to consumer users, and wireless networks appeared in public spaces. As traditional media has fragmented, individuals have created their own media on almost every form of social network.

How PR pros should put data and tech to work

PR Daily

Technology, data, and the desire for validated insights are changing our roles as public relations professionals and the organizations for which we work. We begin with a review of public relations technology, data, and insights and a discussion of the forces driving these trends.

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Wells Fargo criticized for diversity comments, Ralph Lauren to cut 15% of its workforce, and Bumble Bee Seafoods responds to Trump

PR Daily

Bumble Bee Seafoods is trending on social media after President Donald Trump claimed that protesters used the company’s cans of tuna as projectiles aimed at law enforcement. Add the response to the list of social media best practices, particularly when faced with an unforeseen crisis.

Anaheim Mayor Pitches American Idol?

Bad Pitch Blog

Cingular Wireless subscribers may text the word VOTE to the Text Messaging 4 digit number provided for Tucker. tags | public relations | PR | media relations | media | good pitch | bad pitch | bad pitch blog | American Idol Ex-journo Gary Goldhammer sends us this waste of taxpayer dollars as the Mayor of Anaheim tries to cash in on one citizen''s 15 minutes of fame.