10 Zoom Meeting “Hacks” You May Not Know

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

A month ago how many Zoom meetings had you attended? PR pros and others are using Zoom and its competitors — Hangouts, MS Teams, and others — to check in with teammates, host new business meetings, conduct weekly calls with clients, and even arrange media interviews. While a calendar that’s chock-full of virtual meetings may seem overwhelming, check out a few tips and hacks that not everyone knows. Users will be reminded 10 minutes before the meeting starts.

Top 11 Meet the Media Profiles of 2020

Bianchi Biz Blog

Here are the top 11 most visited of our Meet the Media profiles in 2020: 1. Meet the Media: Jennifer Vuong, Automotive News TV. Meet the Media: Kirsten Korosec, Senior Transportation Reporter at TechCrunch. Meet the Media: John Voelcker, Freelance Writer & Analyst.

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Meet the Team: Abbey Gray!

Prohibition

For our first Meet the Team feature of 2021, get to know all about Abbey, our loveable, resident star-baker, Senior Account Executive! Meet The Team Leeds Based Pr Agency leeds social media agency PR Agency yorkshire pr agency

Meet the Media: Rebecca Lindland, Automotive Industry Analyst & Freelance Writer

Bianchi Biz Blog

Meet the Media: Sebastian Blanco, Automotive Freelance Reporter. Top 11 Meet the Media Profiles of 2020. The post Meet the Media: Rebecca Lindland, Automotive Industry Analyst & Freelance Writer appeared first on Bianchi PR.

Meet the Media: Erica Schueller, Editorial Director, Commercial Vehicle Group at Endeavor Business Media

Bianchi Biz Blog

For the interview, I would typically meet the distributor early in the morning and ride along on the truck for an entire day as s/he made customer stops. Meet the Media Uncategorized journalist media interviews Media relations meet the media Public relations reporter

Meet the Media: Peter Fretty, Technology Editor at IndustryWeek

Bianchi Biz Blog

You might also be interested in: Meet the Media: Rebecca Lindland, Automotive Industry Analyst & Freelance Writer. Meet the Media: Sebastian Blanco, Automotive Freelance Reporter. Meet the Media: Eric D.

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.

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 […].

Meet the Media: Sebastian Blanco, Automotive Freelance Reporter

Bianchi Biz Blog

The post Meet the Media: Sebastian Blanco, Automotive Freelance Reporter appeared first on Bianchi PR. Meet the Media Uncategorized automotive reporter journalist media interviews Media relations meet the media Public relations reporter

Meet The Team: Katie Bibby!

Prohibition

That’s why we’re adding a new series to our blog content – ‘Meet The Team’ Each month, we’ll introduce a different team member who will share a little bit about themselves and offer their wisdom and advice for all things PR, marketing and social media.

Meet the Media: Kevin Jost, Editorial Director & Founder of Futurride

Bianchi Biz Blog

The post Meet the Media: Kevin Jost, Editorial Director & Founder of Futurride appeared first on Bianchi PR. Meet the Media Uncategorized journalist media interview Media relations meet the media Public relations reporter

3 keys to better, less painful video meetings

PR Daily

Follow these “three rules of Zoom” to make your meetings more tolerable in 2021. Then, in the middle of the meeting, take a break for some casual chat to keep the relationships strong. The result is meetings that seem to last forever.

Meet the Media: Kirsten Korosec, Senior Transportation Reporter at TechCrunch

Bianchi Biz Blog

Any article that meets that criteria is one that I’m proud of. The post Meet the Media: Kirsten Korosec, Senior Transportation Reporter at TechCrunch appeared first on Bianchi PR.

Meet the Media: Eric D. Lawrence, Automotive Reporter at the Detroit Free Press

Bianchi Biz Blog

The post Meet the Media: Eric D. Meet the Media Uncategorized automotive reporter journalist media interviews Media relations meet the media mobility Public relations reporter transportation

Meet the Media: Vince Bond, Reporter at Automotive News

Bianchi Biz Blog

The post Meet the Media: Vince Bond, Reporter at Automotive News appeared first on Bianchi PR. Meet the Media Uncategorized journalist media interviews Media relations meet the media Public relations reporterI cover the Fiat Chrysler Automobiles beat for Automotive News.

When and when not to hold a meeting

Muck Rack

When and when not to hold a meeting

Meet the 2030 Consumer

5W PR

These facts, along with the findings of a study into how the customer experience will be evolving by 2030 give a hint as to how brands might begin preparing to meet these upcoming challenges. 2030 will be an important year for a couple of reasons. For starters, every boomer in the U.S.

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. Like other professionals, many marketers and PR pros suffer through unproductive meetings, not knowing how to streamline them. Those details help prevent the meeting from getting derailed into unproductive, irrelevant conversations, as Corey Wainwright writes for HubSpot.

In your first client meeting, don’t ignore the budget

PR Daily

If the retainer is too high, clients will be annoyed at the cost, feeling the waste of outsized meetings and calls. The post In your first client meeting, don’t ignore the budget appeared first on PR Daily.

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. Of course, treating every meeting as if it were a first means more time and effort on your part. However, the extra energy equates to better relationships and more opportunities post meeting.

6 tips for productive remote meetings

Muck Rack

6 tips for productive remote meetings

Saving you, and the world, from poorly executed meetings

Axia PR

A guide to avoiding bad meetings. A symptom of this is, in Grady’s words, “an involuntary reflex in which a person accepts a meeting invitation without even thinking why.” Many of us subconsciously accept invitations to meetings without even asking what the meeting is about.

Meeting the COVID-19 agency start-ups

Stephen Waddington

Innovation in the PR industry is alive and well. Nine entrepreneurs talk about the agencies they’ve launched during the pandemic. COVID-19 is creating a wave of disruption and opportunity in the media, marketing and public relations. Our industry is responding with a wave of new startups.

Meet Board of Directors Nominee Ray Day

PRSay

Each week this fall, PRsay will interview one of the nominees for the 2021 PRSA Board of Directors. Name : Ray Day. Location : Detroit. Current title : Vice Chair, The Stagwell Group. Board nominee position : Director-at-Large. Alma mater : Wayne State University.

Why we should stop pretending virtual meetings are working—and how to fix them

PR Daily

The novelty of the Zoom meeting has long-since evaporated. At the center of hybrid workspace models is the video conference which bridges gaps in geography and enables meetings from anywhere at any time without the need for travel. Rethink the way you run meetings.

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. However, what would you think if I told you that preparing for every meeting, as if it were a first interview, would lead to stronger relationships and more valuable outcomes? Do you have common interests and why is this person meeting with you?

Evergreen Content to Help You Meet Holiday Writing Deadlines

Cision

It's holiday time, and you've got to fill the news site. We've got some releases that will help. Media Blog

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. It’s a meeting place for everyone’s core values, which in turn informs the core values of our profession. It’s been a chance for me to get to know a group of some of the most impressive people you’ll meet in this profession.

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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 togetherOur days are pretty busy around here at HMA.

How often should we meet with our PR agency?

Axia PR

A step-by-step guide to creating effective recurring meetings. But just how often should you be meeting with your PR agency? Depending on the volume and urgency of a project, you might meet with your PR agency weekly, biweekly, or monthly.

Meet PRSA Board of Directors Nominee Felicia Blow, APR

PRSay

and meeting with Bob Hastings, along with Rear Admiral Hal Pittman of the U.S. I am looking forward to building connections with organizations that will help each of us achieve our visions and meet our long-term goals.

4 tips from the Ragan Community for better virtual meetings

PR Daily

Our latest #RaganChat dissected the best practices for running great virtual meetings, from equipment and tech tools to camera angles and speaking habits. On Tuesday, April 21, 2020, members of the Ragan community partook in our twitter chat discussing the best practices for working remotely and attending or hosting virtual meetings. Broadcast rules for video meetings are a great fallback if you are unsure. Don’t be afraid to try different platforms for meetings.

5 Ways To Ensure A Worthwhile Analyst Meeting

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Ultimately, it all starts with an analyst meeting, and in maximizing the opportunity once secured. I’ve sat in on hundreds of analyst meetings over the last seven years. Every analyst meeting, unless otherwise directed, should start with a cogent presentation that outlines a company’s mission statement, positioning and differentiators, core features, pricing, clients, use cases, and scale. I find that the best meetings, however, are more conversational.

PR meets the money: CFOs now playing larger roles in digital strategy and execution

Agility PR Solutions

The post PR meets the money: CFOs now playing larger roles in digital strategy and execution appeared first on Agility PR Solutions.

Meet PRSA Board of Directors Nominee Jeff Wilson, APR

PRSay

I’d gone to several meetings before joining the Society, and I was impressed by the professional development opportunities and networking. Each week this fall, PRsay will interview one of the nominees for the 2021 PRSA Board of Directors. Name : Jeff Wilson, APR. Location : Richmond, Va.

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. One meeting I was flummoxed when my slide with logos and ideas was replaced by Ray Mears’ face and I stuttered over trying to remember the story angle we were pitching along with the example media. It will help break down barriers and create a more relaxed meeting.

COVID-19 Pandemic Sparks Innovation in Meeting Unprecedented Newsroom Challenges

Cision

How the newsroom is creatively rising to the challenge of reporting from home, all across the globe, as told by Voice of America. Comms Best Practices