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PR/Comms industry news clips:
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Ragan and PR Daily add 4 women to Communications Hall of Fame
By Ted Kitterman
PR Daily – May 20, 2021
As leaders, colleagues and visionaries, these women represent the very best of the industry—and offer examples of just how extraordinary a career in communications can be.
8 Fearless Public Relations Tips From The Ladies Of ‘The Bold Type’
By Erika Montgomery
Three Girls Media – May 19, 2021
I was hooked on “The Bold Type” as soon as I saw a trailer, and five seasons in, I’m obsessed. While I was watching, I started noticing some great public relations tips mixed in with the struggles Jane, Kat and Sutton face while they’re chasing after their dreams, and I couldn’t wait to share them with you!
It’s Not Confusing That Americans are Confused about Masks
By Seth Arenstein
PRNEWS – May 19, 2021
Years from now, it seems inevitable historians will write about how communication was at the center of the country’s pandemic experience.
Good and Bad PR: Aliens, Revolut and the government are tops this week. Bottoms are Shrek and Bitcoin
By Andy Barr, Owner, 10 Yetis Digital
PRmoment (UK) – May 20, 2021
Hey hey Public Relations fans. Another slow news week really demonstrates how crazy the last few years have been in terms of elections, Brexit, Covid and Captain Trump dominating the news agenda.
4 industries that particularly need good PR now
By Steve Conway
Agility PR – May 20, 2021
Good public relations is vital for every single industry in the business world, especially now that most businesses are partially based online and are looking to attract customers from all around the globe.
This month in bad PR pitches: May 2021
By Jessica Lawlor
Muck Rack Blog – May 20, 2021
Here are some of the more cringeworthy tweets from journalists about the PR pitches landing in their inboxes lately.
Do you know what we found annoying about this interview?
By Adam Fisher
Media First (UK) – May 20, 2021
We’ve written before in our media training blogs about spokespeople who start their responses with ‘so’. It’s an infuriating habit we continue to hear in TV and radio interviews. But, after listening to a radio interview yesterday morning where a spokesperson used a filler phrase 31 times, ‘so’ is not the only expression harming responses.
Global PR Agency Rankings 2021: Fast Movers
PRovoke – May 20, 2021
The fastest-growing PR agencies across geographic regions, according to PRovoke Media’s 2021 Global PR Agency Rankings.
How to Win More New Business for Your Agency, with Social Listening
By Lance Concannon
Meltwater – May 20, 2021
A social listening platform is great for providing innovative social media services to your existing clients, but can also be a powerful tool for helping you to find and win new business.
As return-to-work strategies take shape, a comprehensive Ragan report offers key insights
By Tony Silber
PR Daily – May 19, 2021
Ragan’s exclusive Communications Leadership Council Benchmark Report sheds light on office remodeling, social distancing, hybrid work and more.
Consider These PR and IR Best Practices Around an IPO
By Curtis Sparrer
O’Dwyer’s – May 20, 2021
Key recommendations for PR professionals when representing companies that are ready to go public.
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