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.
A new study shows a wide social media adoption gap between B2B and B2C, yet among B2B communicators, there is cause for optimism that the gap will close.
Liz Mair of Hynes Communications on what BP could have done better from a digital PR perspective.
For smaller businesses and nonprofits, community access television can be an attractive alternative outreach platform.
Top communications executives imparted advice on how to best deal with the evolving media landscape at the PR News Media Relations Forum.
In advance of PR News’ June 17 Media Relations Forum in Washington, D.C., we asked the PR community one question: “How would you define a good relationship with the media?” See the winning response.
Quick Study: Public Trusts Media in Spill; Companies Socially Wary; Online Stakeholders Important; 50+ Set on Facebook
â–¶ Public Trusts Media in BP Leak: According a recent survey findings by Pew Research Center, the public expresses far more trust in the news media for information about the Gulf oil leak than it …
A Verizon -sponsored study surveyed senior executives worldwide on their views of how an emerging group of nontraditional stakeholders is impacting corporate reputation. 33% say that online communities will be their most important category of “non-traditional stakeholder” in five years.
Most organizations have some sort of area on their Web sites dedicated to news. Unfortunately, many organizations are not leveraging this online news area as a way to increase awareness of their products and services within their industry.
As the media landscape continues to fracture, with traditional outlets shrinking and new digital-based platforms emerging, PR executives are challenged to adjust media strategies and resources to gain maximum media coverage.