Lawyers & Public Relations

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Public Relations - Predictions for 2019

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here are 4 tidbits: Public relations, marketing communications, social media, and more will fuse.  At public affairs firm kglobal, partner and crisis guru Gene Grabowski hammers this reality: Communications is 80 percent of the executive's job.

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Public Relations & Businesses: Yes, Pay Your Bills, On-Time

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Clearly, Jenner & Block had to anticipate the public relations fallout when it held back the rent. Landlord-tenant disputes are the common cold of legal actions.

2020 52

Beyond Mickey - Tourism and Public Relations

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Alternatives to Disneyland could become more attractive through brilliant public relations. Public relations should push to get into it or up their game in it.  No, Disneyland in California isn't a ghostown.

Public Relations Industry in U.S. - Slowing Growth

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

While other kinds of professional services, such as law, were struggling during and after the financial crash, the public relations industry was growing.  Now, studies have found that the rate of growth for public relations firms in the U.S.

Public Relations & SEO in 2020 - The Six New Realities

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Those best practices for search engine optimization (SEO)? Use them in 2020 and the odds are you will lose the account.    SEO keeps mutating. Here , just published on O'Dwyer PR, are the six new must-dos. Content-provider DigitalInfluencer Web/Tech Weblogs

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Public Relations Strategy of Open Letters - Vanina Guerreco's Gamble

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Vanina Guerreo's legal counsel - Wigdor's Jeanne Christensen - has brought this very public dispute to a whole new level. Public relations experts might call it brilliant. A fundamental of smart public relations is that protection is created by heavy media coverage.

2019 52

Public Relations - Not About Clickbait

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In general, clients of public relations agencies want constituencies to take action. The game is influence, not sales.    They are not selling advertising or subscriptions as are media properties. Therefore, the initiative is not about establishing clickbait.

Benjamin Franklin - America's First Public Relations Player

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Franklin, more typically, nurtured  his reputation, as a matter of both pride and utility, and he became the country's first unabashed public relations expert." Part of Franklin's public relations expertise was understanding the power of charm.

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Public Relations - Bias Lawsuits Against Law Firms Third Rail ("Cardwell v. Davis Polk, et al.")

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" can be the public relations third rail. The information which is made available for public consumption can tarnish the law firm's branding. That law firm has a well-oiled public relations operation.

2020 52

Public Relations Firms - Study Trojan Model for Public Interest Messaging

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provides a template for public interest messaging. Heavy-handed "ought" public service announcements about that, though, are ignored. Since public relations firms are often the front lines of public interest campaigns, they might study the Trojans template.

2019 52

Public Relations - AI Can Wipe Out Humans

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Big chunks of public relations services could be next. Public relations leaders might balk. Currently, with client churn becoming standard in professional services, public relations players have to be among those figuring out how to integrate AI.

Law Firm Nixon Peabody - A Very Strange Public Relations Situation, Indeed

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That is puzzling in this era when public relations is everything.  The new usual in law firm branding is to position and package manpower cost-cutting measures as prudent actions to preserve cash flow.

2020 52

Wells Fargo, Public Relations & The Invisible Hand

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Myriad public affairs case studies will be created about what it had done wrong and what it had done right to manage the fallout from the faux accounts. In public. Brand equity. Corporate social responsibility. Trust. 

Halloween 2016 - 5 Sure Bets for Public Relations Pros' Costumes

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Here are 5 sure bets for costumes for you public relations pros. animal companions Books Branding careers Current Affairs Food and Drink Media Personal Musings Politics Public Speaking Selling Television Travel Values Web/TechHalloween is the family-free holiday.

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Beyond Public Relations - When a Sector Begins to Fight for Its Life

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Through those three core values, much of the legal sector is able to minimize the potential damage from COVID-19 related cost-cutting, reports Law.com. Branding careers Current Affairs Games Language Leadership Media Personal Musings Politics Public Speaking Selling ValuesCompassion.

2020 52

Brand Gordon & Rees - Another Public Relations Setback

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Along with a public statement opposing Colwin's comments of Hannity, it relieved her of our duties as managing partner of the New York office. In the legal and business media the Mercedes Colwin story caught fire.

BigLaw Firm Morrison & Foerster - Risky Public Relations Move

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  Now, MoFo is engaging in a risky legal and public relations initiative. Mommy Track class action "Jane Doe, et al. Morrison & Forester" has evolved into  the must-watch legal battle. It will also bleed into the major social issues of our times. 

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Public Relations in Age of Austerity: Messaging in the Legal Sector

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2020 52

Public Relations - Legal Sector Might Have Finally Gotten That Down Cold

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Perhaps the leadership has become more skilled in public relations. A deep understanding of the court of public opinion is necessary to succeed on the career paths related to law.  As the current platitude goes:  The situation is fluid.

2020 52

2022 - Public Relations, as We Have Known It, Won't Exist

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Read here about the five major disruptions transforming public relations into what yet doesn't have a name or its own lexicon. Meanwhile, current players in public relations had better be proactive.

2018 56

David Sweat Needs Ghostwriter, Public Relations Agent

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For that he needs a seasoned ghostwriter and public relations agent. David Sweat has nothing to lose. And plenty of attention to attract. He could live well on that ego gratification until he goes senile in prison or simply is found dead in his bunk of natural causes.

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Global Public Relations Industry - Gender Gap in Leadership Positions, Pay

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Women represent two-thirds of those working in the global public relations industry. Public relations is the business which creates its clients' stories. In Odwyerpr.com , Steve Barnes reports on a study headed by the Organization of Canadian Women in Public Relations.

2017 56

Artificial Intelligence in Services - Allstate's Smart Public Relations

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Or, the driver could have been a deep understanding of public relations. Tom Wilson, chief executive officer at Allstate, predicts that artificial intelligence (AI) will have the force of a tsunami in services. Here he is quoted in Fortune.

2018 56

The Public Relations of Not Representing Tara Reade Any More - Douglas Wigdor

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

As it should be in this era of public relations. What goes on in the court of public opinion can be as important to a lawyer's brand as what those lawyers actually do in the court of law.  The exit was masterful.   The lawyer representing Tara Reade - Douglas Wigdor - ceased doing that after CNN published an article questioning her educational background, reports The Guardian. Reade has been accusing Joe Biden of sexual misconduct.

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Public Relations Employment Continues to Grow, Surges in D.C.

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Public relations is among the niches in professional services which continues to grow. Members of iGen doing career planning might consider entering public relations and not attending law school.

2018 52

Public Relations Pros - Perfect Holiday Gifts

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  The public relations industry is doing better than some others. So, you want to give the public relations pro in your life the perfect gift this holiday season. Think journalism, legal services, and manufacturing. But, it's still a caldron of pressure.

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Public Relations - Rated 6th Most Stressful Job

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Public relations is frequently viewed as a glam industry. The stress factors range from amount of travel to how much the profession is in the public eye. The investor relations folks are negotiating with clients what to put in the earnings release.

Podcast: Public Relations & Social Media

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

I was intrigued to hear what the PR professionals at the conference thought of the impact of social media on public relations, so I asked a random collection of people I met in the halls what the thought. I was intrigued to hear what the PR professionals at the conference thought of the impact of social media on public relations, so I asked a random collection of people I met in the halls what the thought.

Sex Harassment Allegations = Big Business for Public Relations Firms

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The allegations about sexual harassment have generated new business - and a lot of it - for public relations firms. Public relations firms have the know-how and contacts to help organizations, brands, and individuals in crisis to at least not make things worse.

2017 52

Generation Alpha - The New Money Game Will Shake Up Public Relations, Marketing et al.

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Why this and more should matter a whole lot to the public relations and marketing industries is because of this: The ways in which they interact with the world will shape the new money game globally. So, what might be some of the lessons for public relations and marketing?

2020 52

Legal Sector, Like Public Relations Industry, In Play

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  In public relations, that push for a disruption is so intense that the majority of those in that professional service predict that by 2022 the field as it had been known will mutate into something very different.

2018 52

Georgina Chapman, Harvey Weinstein's Estranged Spouse, Seeks Crisis Public Relations

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So, we get a news flash from Kevin McCauley at O'Dwyer that Chapman is searching for a public relations representative or public affairs firm to manage the crisis. Meanwhile, Weinstein had hired Sitrick Public Relations to represent him.

2017 56

Global Crypto Players Get Smart about Public Relations

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  This internal push for transparency represents a standard public relations strategy: Do onto yourself what others would impose on you. That demonstrates a willingness to cooperate and behave in the public interest.

2018 52

Public Relations - Have Down Cold Pros/Cons of Blockchain

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Clearly, public relations firms must have down cold the pros and the cons of the blockchain. Recently, TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington transacted the closing of the purchase of property in the Ukraine via blockchain.

2017 56

U.S. Government = Big Spender On Public Relations

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"The federal government has dropped more than $4 billion on PR work since 2007, according to a report conducted by non-profit Open the Books, a nonpartisan watchdog dedicated to transparency in public spending."

2015 56

Edelman Public Relations Represents Peter Lanza

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Edelman Public Relations is known for so many accomplishments: early adopter in social media, thought leader on public trust issues, presenter at the World Economic Forum in Davos, and the agency that got the prized Twitter account. 

Zumado Public Relations - Nick Gaffney's Genius Use Of Snail Mail

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It was from Nick Gaffney who had launched  Zumado Public Relations in San Francisco about a year ago. I had participated in the voting conducted by the legal publication The Recorder. Yes, In the snail mail today arrived an oversized postcard.

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When the Leader Exits - Public Relations Representatives May Be Unable to Manage the Narrative

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That leader cannot assume sophisticated public relations can prevent fallout or manage any that occurs. In all industries, everyone from insiders to the media, closely watches the exits of leadership. They speculate why.

2019 52

Bitcoin - Lobbyists, Public Relations Pros Understand Power of Regulatory Uncertainty

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It's downright primitive. Fear of the unknown is the most terrifying form of angst. CaveMan didn't fear so much the lion he had spotted as the other predators that might or might not be lurking in the woods.

2018 56

Valentine's Day - 5 Best Gifts for Public Relations Players

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Here are the 5 best gifts to give to the public relations players in your life. What do you find more a public nuisance - 10 barking dogs next door or 10 writers who are tireless in putting together supposedly Steve-Jobs marketing tactics to get your attention?

2017 56

Warren Buffett Aka Shark - Call In Public Relations, Pronto

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Or hire an amazing public relations firm. Warren Buffett has become The Bad Guy. Probably a very bad one to the 6,500 who lost their jobs after Buffett, with his buddies at 3G Capital, took over Heinz, which has merged with Kraft.

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Suing? - A Killer Lawyer Is No Longer Enough, You Must Have Genius Public Relations Representative

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  So, it's no surprise that Jones Day and the plaintiffs suing it in employment-related bias disputes don't miss a trick in media outreach. This is the media era.

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