A new PR News survey, "Communications in an Age of Transparency," finds that while some say their employee communications are "excellent," many see room for improvement.
Gone are the days of formality. Now, the relationship between reporter and corporation requires frequency and transparency.
Employees are crucially important stakeholders in all CSR initiatives, and giving them a voice in their development is a sure way to get them involved from inception through execution.
By encouraging the establishment of student-run PR agencies, communications pros can help foster qualified, well-rounded candidates for the profession.
Careful tracking of social networks enables you to get feedback on your products, find out how your competition is perceived, and learn exactly which issues and challenges your customers and potential customers are most concerned about.
Case Study: Baby Giraffe and PR Help Solve Zoo Budget Impasse While Curbing Outcry Over Threat of Animal Sacrifices
Unfortunate comments by Zoo New England’s CEO over zoo budget cuts by the state created a nationwide stir that required quick action by PR agency Rasky Baerlein.
As consumers tighten their budgets and consider simpler lifestyles, how should public relations react?
New and powerful Facebook features, like Connect and @mention, have enabled PR organizations to drive more meaningful eyeballs, registrations and audience interaction.
Two phony press releases hit PR Newswire and Business Wire, causing a change in release submission policy.
Different types of crises dictate different attitudes on the part of spokespersons. During a crisis, effective spokespersons must, primarily through their non-verbal cues, leave stakeholders with the impression that they are compassionate, competent and confident.