Daily PR Brief – Fri 05/21/21


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Check out some of today’s best

PR/Comms industry news clips:

 

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Announcing the 2021 Bulldog PR Award winners—congrats, top dogs! (Agility PR – May 20, 2021)

15 Ways To Gain Control Of The Narrative During A PR Crisis (Forbes Agency Council – May 20, 2021)

PR’s Top Pros Talk: Julissa Marenco (O’Dwyer’s – May 20, 2021) [VIDEO]

Ragan and PR Daily honor the 2021 top women in communications (PR Daily – May 21, 2021)

Creative Hiring: How to Think Outside the LinkedIn Box (PRNEWS – May 21, 2021)

Building a Culture of Inclusion: Women of Color and Diversity Management in Public Relations (Institute for Public Relations – May 20, 2021)

AMA: The Best Project Management Tools (Spin Sucks – May 21, 2021)

How Collaboration Enriches Communication (PRSay – May 21, 2021)

Thirteen tips for writing the perfect press release (PRmoment (UK) – May 20, 2021)

Employees and Crisis Communications (CommPro (UK) – May 20, 2021)

Is Diversity, Equity and Inclusion a Waste of Time? (HMA Public Relations – May 21, 2021)

Summary Section:

Announcing the 2021 Bulldog PR Award winners—congrats, top dogs!
Agility PR – May 20, 2021
Bulldog Reporter is pleased to announce the winners of the 2021 Bulldog PR Awards, recognizing both the most outstanding PR and communications campaigns, and the most extraordinary individual and agency contributions to the industry.

15 Ways To Gain Control Of The Narrative During A PR Crisis
Forbes Agency Council – May 20, 2021
When the worst happens and all eyes are on them, it’s key for company leaders to limit the damage. Here, 15 members of Forbes Agency Council explain how to take control of the narrative before it does real damage.

PR’s Top Pros Talk: Julissa Marenco [VIDEO]
By Steve Barnes
O’Dwyer’s – May 20, 2021
Julissa Marenco, the Smithsonian’s assistant secretary for communications and external affairs & chief marketing officer, talks with Doug Simon about the unique challenges of managing communications for the organization’s 19 museums in the latest “PR’s Top Pros Talk” video interview.

Ragan and PR Daily honor the 2021 top women in communications
By Ted Kitterman
PR Daily – May 21, 2021
From the many outstanding leaders who are being recognized this year, we are highlighting a few exemplary individuals—women who went above and beyond for their colleagues and communities in a year of crisis, turmoil and doubt.

Creative Hiring: How to Think Outside the LinkedIn Box
By Mallory Blair
PRNEWS – May 21, 2021
Traditional recruiting attracts traditional candidates. When seeking creative, diverse communicators, consider non-traditional tactics.

Building a Culture of Inclusion: Women of Color and Diversity Management in Public Relations
By Juan Meng and Marlene S. Neill
Institute for Public Relations – May 20, 2021
The communication profession has been criticized for lacking racial diversity and inclusion. At the same time, gender inclusion in the industry remains skewed in top leadership.

AMA: The Best Project Management Tools
By Gini Dietrich, Founder and CEO of Arment Dietrich
Spin Sucks – May 21, 2021
On this week’s Spin Sucks AMA, Gini Dietrich answers the question, ‘What are your favorite easy-to-use team project management tools?’

How Collaboration Enriches Communication
By Tia Over
PRSay – May 21, 2021
As social and public-health factors intensify an already noisy communications environment for organizations, agencies whose communicators collaborate well to address such challenges help build lasting partnerships with their clients.

Thirteen tips for writing the perfect press release
By Daney Parker
PRmoment (UK) – May 20, 2021
Despite the revolutions that have happened in PR, writing a great press release remains a vital skill. Although it may seem to be a straightforward endeavour, it is incredible how many press releases fail to follow basic rules (like having clear contact details included!). Here are 13 tips that will make sure your release gets noticed for all the right reasons.

Employees and Crisis Communications
By Ronn Torossian, CEO of 5WPR
CommPro (UK) – May 20, 2021
After over a year of unpredictability and drastic change, plenty of people around the world are still looking to feel safe. Although many have already gone back to feeling relatively normal after the tumultuous months that have passed, there are still people who are operating on high alert and stressed about potential disruptions.

Is Diversity, Equity and Inclusion a Waste of Time?
By Abbie Fink
HMA Public Relations – May 21, 2021
The conversation of diversity, equity and inclusion (DE&I) has been around in the workplace for many years. Read more from Abbie Fink.


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