Daily PR Brief – Fri 10/25/19


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PRovoke19: Lessons From A 30-Year Client/Agency Relationship (The Holmes Report – October 24, 2019)

Three Tips To Align Social Media And Public Relations (Forbes – October 24, 2019)

Why PR’s may need to widen their pitch (Influence (UK) – October 24, 2019)

WPP Breaks into Growth Column (O’Dwyer’s – October 25, 2019)

Don’t let open offices or ‘connectivity’ ruin your workplace (Ragan – October 25, 2019)

How Emotional Intelligence Can Help Improve Communications (PR News – October 24, 2019) [VIDEO]

IPR Welcomes Four New Trustees: Jerilan Greene of Yum! Brands, Inc., Jennifer Mauer of Merck, Grace Leong of HUNTER, and Barbara Bates of Hotwire (Institute for Public Relations – October 25, 2019)

Are we set for a PR winter of discontent? (PRmoment (UK) – October 25, 2019)

Around the bases with Situational Leadership (Schnake Turnbo Frank – October 25, 2019)

How PR and Marketing Pros Can Get the Most Out of Measurement (PAN Communications – October 24, 2019)

Summary Section:

PRovoke19: Lessons From A 30-Year Client/Agency Relationship
By Diana Marszalek
The Holmes Report – October 24, 2019
Microsoft’s Doug Dawson and WE Communications’ Dawn Beauparlant discussed how their organizations have sustained a three-decade long partnership on Wednesday at PRovoke19.

Three Tips To Align Social Media And Public Relations
By Farra Lanzer, PR and Community Relations Director at Madwire and Marketing 360
Forbes – October 24, 2019
Nothing has impacted the public relations realm more profoundly than social media, and it can be a double-edged sword for those wanting to leverage the power it can wield.

Why PR’s may need to widen their pitch
By Influence
Influence (UK) – October 24, 2019
In a media landscape where only stories which are already popular can fly, the range of publications and topics covered will further narrow.

WPP Breaks into Growth Column
By Kevin McCauley
O’Dwyer’s – October 25, 2019
WPP broke into the growth column during Q3 as like-for-like revenues inched ahead 0.7 percent as CEO Mark Read works to achieve “sustainable growth” comparable to Interpublic and Omnicom by 2021.

Don’t let open offices or ‘connectivity’ ruin your workplace
By Maarten Albarda
Ragan – October 25, 2019
You can thank medieval monks for your getting stuck in a cubicle. More recently, you can also blame Frank Lloyd Wright and the SC Johnson Co. for ushering in the era of the open office.

How Emotional Intelligence Can Help Improve Communications [VIDEO]
By Nicole Schuman
PR News – October 24, 2019
Check out this video discussion between Deirdre Breakenridge and PRNEWS content manager, Nicole Schuman, regarding the impact emotional intelligence can have on communications in the workplace.

IPR Welcomes Four New Trustees: Jerilan Greene of Yum! Brands, Inc., Jennifer Mauer of Merck, Grace Leong of HUNTER, and Barbara Bates of Hotwire
By Taylor Vasquez
Institute for Public Relations – October 25, 2019
The Institute for Public Relations is thrilled to announce the addition of four new Trustees to its Board.

Are we set for a PR winter of discontent?
By Daney Parker
PRmoment (UK) – October 25, 2019
There are many challenges looming this winter, I won’t mention Brexit (oh no, too late!), and there are economic, seasonal and career issues to face too… we asked PROs for their top tips on keeping on top of things and staying cheerful no matter what the cold season throws at you, whether it be extra work or snowballs.

Around the bases with Situational Leadership
By Russ Florence, Partner at Schnake Turnbo Frank
Schnake Turnbo Frank – October 25, 2019
Some people complain that baseball is slow. But if you contemplate every possible scenario between every play, it’s a miracle we ever finish a game. With each pitch, hundreds of data points come together to form a plan for everyone on the field – pitcher, fielders, batter, runners. The successful anticipation of those scenarios and …

How PR and Marketing Pros Can Get the Most Out of Measurement
By Samantha Rushovich
PAN Communications – October 24, 2019
Learning how to properly measure the impact of your integrated marketing and PR efforts is a must. Here are some key measurement questions to ask yourself this quarter.


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