Why PR Firms Should Media Train Their Clients | Media Training

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PR Firm Offers to Pay Media for Placements | Media Training

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Why Lawyers Give Bad PR Advice | Media Training

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LegalShield Looking for PR Agency

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

LegalShield has decided to search for a public relations agency to assist with its communications. That's what Jon Gingerich reports on Odwyer.com.    Known at one time as Pre-Paid Legal Services, Inc.,

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Paradise Needs Some Heavy-Duty PR

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Marie Kuhnla was vacationing on the Turks and Coicos Islands. No, she wasn't traveling solo. She wasn't traveling in a primitive go-native manner. She and her traveling companions were bunking at Club Med. 

2018 52

PR Representatives - Are they lobbyists?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"Five PR agencies filed suit against the New York State Joint Commission on Public Ethics on Tuesday morning, seeking a temporary restraining order blocking the body from enacting regulations that would reclassify public affairs professionals as lobbyists." 

2016 56

Media Training Blunders – Why Lawyers are Lousy at PR – Jones Day

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How to Get the Most Results from Your PR Firm | Media Training

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What Should a PR Executive do Right After a Media Interview? Media Training

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Podcast: PR Skills for the Next Generation

Communication Steroids

But what about the changing world of PR? Podcast: PR Skills for the Next Generation [15:08m]: Play Now | Play in Popup | Download From → Communication Steroids TV , Podcast , Public Relations Comments are closed.

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Odds Are PR/Marcom Firm Owners Want to Sell

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"The pace of mergers and acquisitions in the public relations and integrated marketing communications sector show little sign of slowing down, according to a survey just released by legal firm Davis & Gilbert."  "  - Steve Barnes, Odwyerpr.com, November 8, 2018.

2018 52

PR Week Needs to Establish 60-over-60 Awards

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

No surprise, PR Week is honoring 40-under-40 in communications. So, it's about time that PR Week establish a new category of recognition: 60-over-60. How we the over-60 have been able to remain at the top of our game should be explained in an article in PR Week.

2016 56

Guest Posting: HARO — A Speaker’s Secret Weapon, by Mickie Kennedy

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Mickie Kennedy founded eReleases PR back in 1998 when he saw how hard it was for independent startups and businesses to achieve really quality PR. Marketing Public Speaking PRFor more, download some of Mickie’s free ebooks and whitepapers. HARO: A Speaker’s Secret Weapon, by Mickie Kennedy First of all, congratulations on being one of those people who don’t […].

2015 162

VW - Stephen Gruhsem Out In PR

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

He is replaced by the  head of Porsche PR Hans-Gerd Bode. During crisis the head of public relations can have bullet-proof job security, at least temporarily. Or be among the first to go in the mandated ritual of the Clean Sweep.

2015 65

Amazon's Brilliant PR Initiative: But Could It Back Fire?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It's a new day for Amazon branding. Like Donald Trump's presidential campaign focused on The Working Man (TWM), Amazon is positioning and packaging itself as champion of that distressed group in America. Among the woes of TWM have been stagnant wages.

2018 52

Mitt Romney Insults Palestinians and Creates yet another PR/Diplomatic Disaster

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Harvey Weinstein Gets New PR Spokesperson - Potential Career Gold

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"Harvey Weinstein has turned to Juda Engelmayer, president of Herald PR, for spokesperson duties following the April 3 decision of Sitrick & Co.

2018 56

PR Newswire - To Be Acquired By Cision

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"Cision has inked a deal to acquire PR Newswire for $841 M from UBM   With the deal, Cision adds a legacy news dissemination service to its tech-based offerings, which include the low-cost PR web.

2015 56

Professional Services (including PR), Power & #MeToo

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The media spotlight on alleged sexual harassment has widened the territory covered to include professional services. No surprise, the high-stakes career world of law has surfaced on the radar. Whether it's teaching law or practicing it, lots of money, status, and shot at celebrity are involved.

2017 52

Beyond Bad PR - Uber's Business Problems

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Members of the media gleefully reported on its PR woes. What company has been having the worst week? No question, it's Uber. They range from former employee Susan Fowler's allegation of sexual harassment to being sued for alleged poaching of IP from Google.

2017 52

PR - Can it stand alone as a business?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In PR Week , editor-in-chief Steve Barrett releases some early numbers from PR agencies. For example, some firms such as Omnicom report Q4 figures as down in organic revenues for PR but significantly up in their advertising units.

2016 56

Roseanne Barr - Not Following the Usual PR Post-Scandal Drill

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

She's back.    Roseanne Barr didn't learn anything about the public relations drill post-scandal. You are supposed to lay low, then be guided every step of the way by a top public relations agency. That usually is a formula which allows just about anyone to start over.

2018 52

Apple (AAPL) Exploits Greatest PR Gimmick Ever

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Apple (AAPL) just enacted the greatest PR Gimmick ever. And when it comes right down to it, having a devoted fan base is the best PR of all. As a media trainer, I am often critical of Apple because they violate almost every rule of good media relations.

Flashpoints in PR Industry - The 5 Coolest Costumes for Attending/Hosting Client Halloween Parties

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

So, forget templates from a less volatile era, as Grabowski explains here in PR Week. One of the time/interactional burdens of being in professional services, such as public relations, is the requirement to attend or host so many client events.

2018 56

Uber - Oh, No, More PR Trouble

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

At 10:08 P.M. London time, the attack in London became public. Those on London Bridge and in nearby bars targeted by the bad guys were desperate to leave the sites. However, in the immediate areas of the attack, Uber didn't shut down its surge pricing until 10:50 P.M.

Mom, PR, Marketing, Survival - Everything Sends Message, Intended or Not

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"Don't slouch." " Mom was the first to tell us that not sitting straight signaled that we were not the alert, ambitious hustlers employers would hire.

2018 52

Podcast: PR for the Nuclear Industry After Japan | Communication.

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How would you spin the story to your advantage, or is there any advantage that you can grab on to as a PR person? Tim ‘Gonzo’ Gordon and Roger Pike discuss the PR challenges of the nuclear industry in the wake of current events.

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LaForce+Stevens - Genius In Its Own PR

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

And, you bet, if prospects are shopping for something a bit off-center, now they know exactly what PR firm to go to. Public relations/marcom firms have to do their own public relations, of course. That demands their best strategic thinking, along with execution.

2014 65

Podcast: Comparing PR Disasters

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Podcast: Comparing PR Disasters [11:53m]: Play Now | Play in Popup | Download From → Podcast , Public Relations 2 Comments Fred Smith permalink Wow, what a dismal, misinformed webcast.

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PR Associate, DC. - Part-time (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here are details and how to apply. careers

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Podcast: Top PR Disasters of 2010 | Communication Steroids

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Tweet this video – [link] Podcast: Top PR Disasters of 2010 [13:19m]: Play Now | Play in Popup | Download From → Communication Steroids TV , Podcast , Public Relations Comments are closed.

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PR Firm Sitrick & Co Quits Representing Harvey Weinstein

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Back in October, the public relations firm Sitrick & Co began represented Harvey Weinstein. That was then. As O'DwyerPR reports , Sitrick is no longer involved with that assignment. No further details were provided. But, given the aggressive buzzmill, more will soon be disclosed.

2018 52

Over-50 Writers, PR Reps, Marketers - Transitioning to Career as Clairvoyant

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Writers, public relations reps, and marketing folks have this in common with psychic readers: They peer into the souls of human beings. They see the soaring potential for achievement and well as the dark potential for self-destruction. And, they provide a needed service.

2018 52

Divorce Lawyers for Celebrities - PR Is Big Part of Job

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Like many PR players, celebrity lawyers release the official announcement on Friday, especially before a long weekend. Laura Wasser is one of the divorce lawyers for celebrities featured in the V anity Fair article   by Julie Miller.

2016 61

Mitt Romney commits PR Blunder in England

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pr blunderMitt Romney Sticks Foot in Mouth, on Foreign Soil. <iframe <iframe width=”560″ height=”315″ src=”[link] frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen></iframe> Mitt Romney has not learned the subtleties of using the Bully Pulpit. The first thing Romney did on his world tour was to insult the British.

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PR Agencies - Beward How You Position/Packages Clients' Reward Programs

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here is the coverage in PR Week. The message in the PR Week coverage is that public relations firms have to make it their business to have the client be transparent and accurate when it comes to communicating terms and conditions.

[Podcast] Harness the Power of PR with Marsha Friedman

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Tell the world about it – which can be the tricky part unless you know how to harness the power of PR! The post [Podcast] Harness the Power of PR with Marsha Friedman appeared first on Jane Atkinson. 10:20 PR is about relationships, but it’s also about knowing what to pitch.

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BP Crisis Communication, Pt II – 9 Steps

Matt Eventoff

Seven weeks later, there are three givens: 1) much damage is being done to the wildlife and ecosystem, 2) no one is quite sure when, or how, this tragedy will end, and 3) everything BP is trying to do from a public relations and communications angle just isn’t working. Nine steps to take now: 1. Stop Talking – I always advocate communicating over silence, as do the most crisis communication professionals.

Robert Mueller Issues Two PR-Related Subpoenas

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

As part of his investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, special counselor Robert Mueller has issued two public relations subpoenas. They are to the Podesta Group and Mercury. The issue is their involvement in Paul Manafort's support of a Ukraine pro-Russia party.    Here are details from Kevin McCauley, a journalist at the public relations newsletter Odwyerpr.com.

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Advice to Silicon Valley Speechwriters: Don’t screw up

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Columnist Andrew Hill, writing in today’s Financial Times, warns executives in Silicon Valley that they could become the next public enemies, facing a PR backlash similar to that suffered by bankers. Business Communication International Communication Speechwriting Andrew Hill George Parker PR Silicon valley

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The Past - PR, Lawyers, et al. Can't Shake Off Its Stink

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The misguided meme being foisted on 21st century humans is that the past can be eliminated. Yet great art, ranging from Shakespeare to William Faulkner, has always played out the theme that the past is never the past. Its stink hangs on.    Take Brett Kavanaugh.

2018 52

PR Firm Wanted - Legal Marketing Association Launches Search

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

A sign of our promotional times, the Legal Marketing Association is searching for a public relations firm.    As Kevin McCauley reports in Odwyerpr.com , the Association has 4,200 members. Many of them belong to the AmLaw 200.

Podcast: PR Troubles with Ozzie Guillen

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Tim and Roger take a look and see how the Marlins and Ozzie in particular, handled this PR situation. Tim and Roger take a look and see how the Marlins and Ozzie in particular, handled this PR situation. Ozzie Guillen, manager of the Miami Marlins, stuck his foot in his mouth this week by saying he ‘loved Fidel Castro’ and caused a rumble in the Cuban Community in Florida.