The One Hack Rarely Discussed to Increase Productivity at Meetings

Ishmael's Corner

Let me say up front that this post does not address the age-old quandary: “To meet or not to meet, that is the question.” Moving from Hamlet to Ford trucks, the company meeting is “built to last.” The post The One Hack Rarely Discussed to Increase Productivity at Meetings appeared first on Ishmael's Corner ~ Storytelling Techniques For Business Communications. The Art Of Storytelling In Business Communications And Public Relations.

When Passion Meets Ethics

PRSay

It was a weekend morning and I was hastily dressing for an impromptu business meeting. And then I left for that meeting. On that weekend morning, I went to the meeting and I made my case. “Passion is when you’re willing to quit your job over something in which you believe.”.

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11 tactics to streamline meetings

PR Daily

Meetings that consume vast amounts of time annoy communicators, and rightly so. PR and marketing meetings can produce plenty of talk but few valuable conclusions or action items. Establish who’s in charge : Make clear who is directing the meeting.

A Simple Customer Philosophy: “Meet Me Halfway”

Onclusive

Musings customer philosophy Jimmy Wayne meet halfway public relations RetailROI sales tip Walk To BeautifulTwo people stand on opposite sides of a two-lane highway, separated by a four-foot wide, one-foot high, concrete median. Cars fly past them at nearly break-neck speed. They need to figure out a way to reach one another to exchange a backpack (which is full of vital information), but the noise from the highway makes […].

Part II: Finding The Time To Treat Every Meeting Like a First Interview

PR Expanded

Last week’s blog post focused on the reasons why you should Treat Every Meeting Like a First Interview. I offered several tips on meeting preparation from research on the meeting attendees to planning your own goals and objectives.

The Importance of Team Meetings

HMA Public Relations

Between phone calls, client meetings, business travels, tight deadlines and outside appointments, a full day can go […]. The post The Importance of Team Meetings appeared first on HMA Public Relations. Featured HMA Public Relations internal team meetings together

Part I: Treat Every Meeting Like a First Interview

PR Expanded

This post is Part I of a two-part series on Treating Every Meeting Like a First Interview. A lot of emphasis is placed on preparation, which includes doing your homework on the company and the interviewer prior to your meeting. 4: Immediate meeting follow up is critical.

7 alternatives to time-wasting, morale-draining meetings

PR Daily

Meetings are killing productivity. Unproductive meetings cost organizations money, productivity and morale. What if you could reap the benefits of sharing ideas without hosting a traditional meeting? Meet one on one. Do you really need your entire team in a given meeting?

Arizona’s Family Meet-and-Greet Luncheon

HMA Public Relations

The post Arizona’s Family Meet-and-Greet Luncheon appeared first on HMA Public Relations. Last week, I attended a broadcast media luncheon with Arizona’s Family, put on by PRSA Phoenix. Attendees had the chance to hear from a diverse panel […].

Meet the Dogs of Barokas

Barokas

Office quirk: sitting at the table like a human during meetings and conference calls. The post Meet the Dogs of Barokas appeared first on Barokas Communications. Is there anything better than puppy kisses in the middle of a busy day?

The digital achievement gap—why companies struggle to meet expectations

Agility PR Solutions

The post The digital achievement gap—why companies struggle to meet expectations appeared first on Agility PR Solutions.

Bringing social back to social media: Power of meet-ups

Karen Freberg

In many ways, I owe a lot to social media since it has allowed me to establish myself in my role as a professor while giving me the opportunity to meet some incredible people in the industry over the years. I am a big believer of in person meetings. The meet up was a huge success!

Meet the Corpsumer

Return on Reputation

The post Meet the Corpsumer appeared first on Return On Reputation - MWWPR. If you are a Corporate PR practitioner in a full-service PR firm, it is easy to feel a little bit like the Ugly Duckling.

Share of Voice Gets A Big Data Makeover: Meet The Improved Power of Voice™

Onclusive

The post Share of Voice Gets A Big Data Makeover: Meet The Improved Power of Voice™ appeared first on AirPR. Increasingly in PR and communications, simply measuring the quantity of content that you publish or the number of earned media pieces you garner is not enough. Counting the number of articles that mention your brand and your competitors’ brands is not a reliable indication of the quality of your communications or its impact on your business.

How to optimize one-on-one meetings

PR Daily

In-person meetings are essential to doing business—but how do you get the most out of them? Managers and employees disagree on how well meetings are conducted. Respondents across the board agreed that it’s a waste of time if meetings lack a clear purpose or specific outcomes.

How to crack your first client meeting

The Resolution Blog

This can be a little daunting, so here’s a quick guide to preparing for your first client meeting: Make them succeed If you can make your client look good in their role, you are onto a winner. Tip: If it is an important meeting, manually write yourself a script, read it once and throw it away.

Meeting the Needs of a Diverse Client Base

Cision

Cision’s new case study, “ Using Cision Communications Cloud™ to Meet the Needs of a Diverse Client Base ,” explores how Carrie On Communication turned to Cision to help improve workflow efficiencies and offers inspiration to communicators everywhere.

8 Insider Secrets For Meeting Senior Executives

Shift Communications

Meeting with one, two, even ten would-be careerists would be easy to do over the course of several months. Hook yourself into the networks frequented by the executives you want to meet. Think about it from the executive’s perspective: “You want to meet me?

4 things your town hall meetings should be doing

PR Daily

Your organization just announced its next town hall meeting. If it’s the latter, it’s time to rethink the way you approach internal meetings. 2018 Great Town Halls & Internal Meetings Virtual Summit.

The Recipe for a Good Kick-off Meeting

Shift Communications

Ah, kick-off meetings. If you’ve spent a few years in PR, you’ve probably had your fair share of good and bad kick-off meetings. A solid kick-off meeting can truly set your team up for success. But what makes a kick-off meeting “solid”?

When Medicine and Media Meet

HMA Public Relations

The post When Medicine and Media Meet appeared first on HMA Public Relations. The line-up features some of the most interesting people of our time from across a variety of industries and political backgrounds.

Share of Voice Gets A Big Data Makeover: Meet The Improved Power of Voice™

Onclusive

The post Share of Voice Gets A Big Data Makeover: Meet The Improved Power of Voice™ appeared first on Onclusive. Increasingly in PR and communications, simply measuring the quantity of content that you publish or the number of earned media pieces you garner is not enough. Counting the number of articles that mention your brand and your competitors’ brands is not a reliable indication of the quality of your communications or its impact on your business.

Survey: Are you meeting your remote workers’ needs?

PR Daily

The post Survey: Are you meeting your remote workers’ needs? New data shows that telecommuters crave more training—and collegial connections—though productivity from home offices remains sky high. Employers still don’t quite know what to make of—nor how to make the most of—remote workers.

9 ways to have more efficient meetings

PR Daily

We all know how it feels to be trapped in a pointless, seemingly endless meeting. If we all feel that way, why do we call meetings that so often amount to time drains? Before you snooze through another dull meeting, take control and make your confabs useful. Cancel that meeting.

Meet Minnesota’s Power PR Couples

Communications Conversations

If you’ve worked in this industry long enough, you’ve probably met one: A PR “Power Couple.” ” You know, that couple that either met in college in PR classes, or met early in their careers while working at an agency in town.

Meeting the media—Q&As with two Bay Area journalists

Agility PR Solutions

As part of PRSA’s mission to advance the PR profession—and the professional—PRSA’s San Francisco Bay Area chapter recently introduced its Meet the Media Q&A series, where chapter members interview leading Bay Area journalists for insights into their coverage and pitching preferences. The post Meeting the media—Q&As with two Bay Area journalists appeared first on Agility PR Solutions.

Study: Content marketers find meetings, plans integral to success

PR Daily

When compared to B2B marketers, the report found that B2C marketers exceed their counterparts in four key areas: Nearly half meet with their teams frequently (daily or weekly) to discuss their content marketing progress. 59 percent get value out of their team meetings.

5 Essentials For Meeting Your Social ROI Goals

Cision

To earn greater investment in the future, you need to prove how you’re already meeting ROI goals. By 2020, social media spending will account for 21 percent of marketing budgets.

Five TED Talks to Get You Through a Rough Day of Meetings

Shift Communications

You come into work, check your calendar, and see that your day is packed full of meetings. David Grady: How to Save the World (Or At Least Yourself) From Bad Meetings. The Takeaway: We can all be more thoughtful in how we plan for meetings. Everyone has been there.

Gamification meets accounting

PR Daily

Gamification meets accounting was originally published in Trajectory IQ on Medium, where people are continuing the conversation by highlighting and responding to this story.

Has content marketing helped you meet major business goals?

PR Daily

Meet PR’s New Best Friend: Data

PRSay

*This article was provided by Cision, a PRSA partner. The big data revolution has pushed the public relations industry forward. No longer should gut feeling or instinct be the sole determinant for strategy and progress.

W Bellevue: Where Green Meets Global Glamor, and Where PR Meets Influencers

Barokas

The post W Bellevue: Where Green Meets Global Glamor, and Where PR Meets Influencers appeared first on Barokas PR - PR minus the BS. June 15 marked a momentous occasion, the Grand Opening of W Bellevue, the newest hotel opening for W since 2010.

Report: 49 percent say brands don’t meet customer experience expectations

PR Daily

The majority of marketers (87 percent) say they’re meeting consumer expectations when it comes to online interactions and customer experiences, revealed Acquia’s Closing the CX Gap: Customer Experience Trends Report 2019.

Edelman’s new Trust Barometer finds CEOs failing to meet today’s leadership expectations

Agility PR Solutions

The post Edelman’s new Trust Barometer finds CEOs failing to meet today’s leadership expectations appeared first on Agility PR Solutions.

W Bellevue: Where Green Meets Global Glamor, and Where PR Meets Influencers

Barokas

The post W Bellevue: Where Green Meets Global Glamor, and Where PR Meets Influencers appeared first on Barokas Public Relations. June 15 marked a momentous occasion, the Grand Opening of W Bellevue, the newest hotel opening for W since 2010.

Launching new book, meet ups, and presentations: Reflections of #AEJMC18

Karen Freberg

I manage a social media professors group on Facebook, and we had our second meet up at AEJMC. ” We had several meetings where we had some brainstorming sessions and ideas for what we want to do next. Second, it allowed us to meet each other for the very first time!

How you can network and meet potential clients at Disney World

PR Daily

The post How you can network and meet potential clients at Disney World appeared first on PR Daily. Get in front of 300+ digital communicators at our Social Media Conference for PR, Marketing & Corporate Communications. Mobile. Chatbots. Social listening. Video.

6 tips to help you meet your media relations goals

PR Daily

Most pitches I receive are terrible. As a public relations pro who also fields pitches for the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) blog , I view pitches from two angles—the sending and receiving ends.

Meet the Team: Michael Kramer, Senior Data Scientist

Zignal Labs

The post Meet the Team: Michael Kramer, Senior Data Scientist appeared first on Zignal Labs