6 Stories That Are Not Pitch-Worthy

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Category: Flack Me Summary: In public relations, it’s not always obvious what constitutes a good story. It’s important to differentiate between legitimate story ideas and self-serving fluff

Hope, Lies, And Public Relations

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

As an industry, public relations has a PR problem. To paraphrase the president, when it comes to those who stand behind the press podium or craft statements for public release, Trump may not be sending his best.

Medical Industry Public Relations

Ron Torossian

Here let’s look at public relations for physicians and other healthcare providers. Family doctor didn’t have to worry in the past so much about public relations, it was more about keeping current with advances, doing a good job, and building a reasonable bedside manner.

Public Speaking Myths

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In a recent Forbes post, author and lecturer Ken Sterling debunks three myths about public speaking. The post Public Speaking Myths appeared first on HMA Public Relations. Can you guess which three they are? Click below for more].

Public Relations ROI

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Public Relations And The Big Lie

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As journalists grapple with “ alternative facts ” and the Trump administration’s war on the media, some professional public relations people are putting ourselves in the shoes of those who act as spokespersons for the new president.

6 Public Relations Tips For Brands In 2018

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A recent study by the Association of National Advertisers (ANA) and the USC Center for Public Relations found that marketers plan to increase staffing and overall spending on public relations over the next five years. Crenshaw Communications PR Fish Bowl public relations PR

Public Relations and Activism

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In these highly charged times silence is no longer golden, as people engage in public discourse on a wide range of issues from societal to business. While Demetrious’ book addresses activism directed toward brands, her ideas offer a new way at viewing the profession of public relations.

Should Public Relations Change Its Name?

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A few years ago I dropped in on a client’s booth at an industry conference, and the company CEO introduced me – the founder of his company’s public relations agency – as the “publicist.” Long live public relations.

Marketing & Public Relations For Cyber Currency Companies

Ron Torossian

The post Marketing & Public Relations For Cyber Currency Companies appeared first on 5WPR CEO Ronn Torossian Founder's Blog. Public Relations MARKETINGCryptocurrency or cyber currency has become big business, and that change has been lightning fast. Some of the blockchains have seen a change in value during 2017 of as much as 7000% or more. That market is volatile, but still growing.

Public Relations for Tribal Governments

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Our work in tribal affairs over the past 25-plus years has put HMA Public Relations at the forefront of some of Arizona’s and the Southwest’s highest profile issues. The post Public Relations for Tribal Governments appeared first on HMA Public Relations.

Public relations in 2018

Stephen Waddington

Here’s my analysis of the opportunities and challenges that I believe public relations faces in the next 12 months. This is an article and deck about the outlook for public relations and social media in 2018. I’ve also published a blog of key international events in the public relations calendar as part of the project. 1 Professional status: public relations. There’s a growing shift to public relations becoming recognised as a management discipline.

Frequently Asked Questions about Public Relations

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The students were split down the middle as to whether they were looking to go into careers in journalism or public relations. The post Frequently Asked Questions about Public Relations appeared first on HMA Public Relations.

Public Relations Terms To Know

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The post Public Relations Terms To Know appeared first on Crenshaw Communications. Crenshaw Communications PR Fish Bowl public relationsEvery industry has its jargon, and PR is no exception.

How Public Relations Can Fight Fake News

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We shouldn’t get lazy about attribution, even when it’s about widely cited information that’s publicly available. The post How Public Relations Can Fight Fake News appeared first on Crenshaw Communications.

5 Ways Great Visuals Enhance Public Relations

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Excellent writing is the backbone of all good public relations , but today, any great story is made better by adding compelling visuals. The post 5 Ways Great Visuals Enhance Public Relations appeared first on Crenshaw Communications.

State of the Public Relations Industry

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The post State of the Public Relations Industry appeared first on HMA Public Relations. Alison shares her takeaways on a PR Underground blog post about the salary of a PR specialist versus a PR manager, along with other surprising statistics. Click below for more].

A Public Relations Mixtape For The Season

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There’s a certain rhythm to working in public relations – agencies tackle new business opportunities, work closely with client teams and do the day-to-day work of media relations and thought leadership.

Public Relations for Fun

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The post Public Relations for Fun appeared first on HMA Public Relations. Featured HMA Public Relations Public Relations fun WorkplaceWhat do you think of when you think of a fun workplace? Does it involve companies such as Facebook and Google?

What Public Relations Can Learn From The Golden Globes

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If part of your public relations planning this year features a thought leadership initiative including speaking engagements and awards for clients, there were some lessons to be learned from last night’s Golden Globes celebration of all things TV and movies.

#MediaMonday Special – SPJ Publicity Summit

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In addition to gaining valuable pitching insight at SPJ's 14th annual Valley Publicity Summit, Bre Krager was able to ask the media some fun questions! The post #MediaMonday Special – SPJ Publicity Summit appeared first on HMA Public Relations.

How Public Relations Is Like High School

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As a PR professional, I am constantly educating those around me that do not work in the industry about what public relations is and does. PR Education PR 101 PR definition PR education PR industry Public Relations 101 public relations definition public relations education

Improve Your Public Relations Writing With These Tips

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Writing is one of the most important parts of a successful public relations campaign. Writing for public relations differs from other types like newspaper, magazine, essay or novel writing: The main purpose is to gain positive exposure, or get a message across to the public.

Top Public Relations Trends in 2018: Introduction

Shift Communications

What’s ahead for the public relations profession amidst a world of disruption? cta] The post Top Public Relations Trends in 2018: Introduction appeared first on SHIFT Communications PR Agency - Boston | New York | San Francisco | Austin. Data-Driven PR Public Relations Trends

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First Black PR History Month Kick-off Event Hosted by the Museum of Public Relations

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A Guest Post by Julien Perocheau, The Museum of Public Relations and Spector & Associates. You may have heard about these public relations trailblazers in school or from working in the industry. He enjoys learning about public relations and exploring history.

Bisquick’s Flapjack Flap? Public Relations Weighs In

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When companies seek clever ways to leverage hot topics and gain some positive public relations in the process, it helps to vet the idea for relevance and the execution for tone. And the public didn’t bite. Public Relations Weighs In appeared first on Crenshaw Communications.

4 Keys to Distributing Public Service Announcements

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Public Service Announcements (PSAs) can be an excellent way to raise awareness for a nonprofit organization — to help bring their mission to life and drive intended actions to help support a cause. Although PSAs have been around since World War II and have been a tactical public relations mainstay for decades, the methods of distribution and best practices for PSAs have definitely evolved over the years.

How to Put the Social into Your Public Relations Activities

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Featured Social Media social media PR public relations Earned MediaSocial media—or shared media as we refer to it in the PESO model —is increasingly becoming your most important brand communications channel. Not only does it give you an unprecedented ability to get to know and build relationships with journalists and industry influencers you want to work with, it’s a direct communication line between you and your customers.

Data analytics for public relations

Axia PR

In the public relations sphere, knowing what to focus on, given the data analysis capabilities available in the crowd of business software applications, can be overwhelming. Public Relations Featured PR Tips DataWhich analytics matter most in PR? How do I know what to measure? Within the business world, the volume and velocity of data continues to command attention.

Public Relations for Toys ‘R’ Us

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The post Public Relations for Toys ‘R’ Us appeared first on HMA Public Relations. Featured Public Relations Amazon PR Toys 'R' Us Toys 'R' Us Bankrupt Toys 'R' Us PR Toys 'R' Us Public RelationsEarlier this week, Rachel's son informed her that she should no longer shop on Amazon Prime as it's bankrupting small businesses. And here are her thoughts on this.

Public Relations is not Advertising…or Marketing

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Rarely a day goes by without someone mistaking my job in strategic communications and public relations with advertising and/or marketing. The post Public Relations is not Advertising…or Marketing appeared first on HMA Public Relations.

PR Tips For Moving Past A Public Mistake

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This week the Trump campaign and the Republican National Convention reminded the PR community — and everyone else — of the perils of mishandling a public mistake. It’s a pretty fair guide for what not to do if you break a rule or make a public mistake.

Why Do Public Relations Professionals Love Lists?

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The post Why Do Public Relations Professionals Love Lists? appeared first on HMA Public Relations. PR and HMA PR Public Relations HMA Public Relations Holiday Puns Laura Hale Brockway PR Daily PR Pros love lists Public Relations Professionals Rachel Brockway why do pr pros love lists

Why Should You Hire a Public Relations Agency

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We've hit on the "what is" when discussing public relations but we haven't written much on the reasons "why" a business should hire a PR agency until today. The post Why Should You Hire a Public Relations Agency appeared first on HMA Public Relations.

New Approaches to Public Relations

Ron Torossian

The older and more mature public relations becomes, the more it relies on less traditional approaches to getting results. The post New Approaches to Public Relations appeared first on 5WPR CEO Ronn Torossian Founder's Blog. Brand PR Public Relations 5WPR PR FirmIt also relies on connecting more with a younger audience through the use of social media marketing and online campaigns. These ads feature content geared towards a millennial audience.

Strategic Public Relations Leaders Are All of These Things

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My guess is that you already embody these oh-so-necessary PR leadership characteristics; But in case you need a few reminders for staying on top of your game, read through these traits of highly effective strategic public relations leaders. Do you like taking assignments or leading the charge?

Public Relations in the Age of Sinclair

Barokas

With all of the twists and turns of our industry, the art and science of media relations has remained one of the cornerstones of public relations. How does public relations play into that, and given recent revelations of inequality in the media, how should we move forward?

Making sense of modern public relations

Stephen Waddington

There’s never been such an exciting time to work in public relations as we shift to direct engagement with publics thanks to the internet. I’m calling peak pain for public relations. Public relations is no different. Public Relations

Public Relations Strategies: Redux

Shift Communications

A few years ago we published a blog post titled “ Public Relations and Media Relations: What’s the difference?” The post highlighted how to differentiate between public relations and media relations – essentially explaining that media relations is just one of many public relations strategies.

The Public Relations of 40

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The post The Public Relations of 40 appeared first on HMA Public Relations. Yesterday I turned 40 and as I was at lunch having lunch (tacos for #TacoTuesday of course) with one of my good friends we were […]. What is.Wednesday matt jackson Rachel Brockway