Internal Communication

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What PR Pros Can Learn from Google’s Internal Response to EU Charges

April 15th, 2015 by

Google has prepared a response to antitrust charges from the EU, and it may hold some key lessons for communicators who want to keep employees in the loop while grappling with difficult cases.

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How PR Pros Can Break Down Organizational Silos

April 14th, 2015 by

Today’s communicators need to practice a kind of integrated leadership that allows for collaboration and connection. In particular, they need to be proactive in forming bonds with marketers in their organizations, instead of engaging in turf warfare.

Listen to Your Team and be Listened to

April 13th, 2015 by

If you’re not listening to employees closely and vesting them with legitimate responsibilities, they eventually are going to stop listening to you.

For PR, Vying for Attention is Becoming the New Currency

April 13th, 2015 by

The major takeaway of Arthur W. Page Society’s spring meeting was that for PR pros the future is uncharted but, in light of some of the cultural indices, loaded with opportunity.

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5 Tips for Communicating Complex Subjects

April 7th, 2015 by

For communicators, particularly on the B2B side, it’s a constant challenge to make sure that when they or their boss is presenting new information and/or ideas to the public the message is clear and unequivocal.

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PR Insider: The Business Case for PR

April 6th, 2015 by

By better educating company executives (or empowering clients to educate theirs), you can increase the level of understanding around the broad potential impact of PR.

Lessons Learned from the Kraft Heinz Press Release

April 6th, 2015 by

When H.J. Heinz Co. announced its acquisition of Kraft Foods Group recently—creating the third-largest food and beverage company in North America—a smorgasbord of PR accompanied the move.

Serving Up Content for a Snackable World

April 6th, 2015 by

The death of long-form writing may be greatly exaggerated. But when it comes to distributing PR- and marketing-related content that your constituents will pay attention to (and maybe even share), “snackable” content is the most promising recipe for success.

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3 Tips for Making Meetings Less Painful and More Productive

April 2nd, 2015 by

With a “more-with-less” model seeping through corporate America, brands and organizations no longer have the luxury of constantly having meetings.

Keys to Content Success: People, Processes, Data

March 30th, 2015 by

The success of branded content is more contingent now on PR pros’ ability to crunch numbers and analyze data.