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SWAT mentality will persist after COVID-19

SWAT mentality will persist after COVID-19

Communications teams have led a change in culture at organizations that is a necessary and overdue disruption.

PR can flourish in these trying times by swiftly pivoting

PR can flourish in these trying times by swiftly pivoting

PRWeek has doubled down to reflect all aspects of lockdown life, PR’s diversity conundrum and the primacy of purpose in producing real change.

HHS comms aides interfered with CDC COVID-19 reports: Politico

HHS comms aides interfered with CDC COVID-19 reports: Politico

Politically appointed comms aides demanded and received the right to review HHS and CDC communications with doctors and the public, according to media reports.

The upside of a terrible pandemic

The upside of a terrible pandemic

"I’ve never seen such widespread angst and low-grade depression. So, you might think I’m off my rocker when I tell you I’m optimistic about what’s ahead."

Democrats want more info about about $250m HHS COVID-19 campaign

Democrats want more info about about $250m HHS COVID-19 campaign

They’re concerned it could be a de facto Trump campaign ad.

A pause for reflection on purpose

A pause for reflection on purpose

At a time when society is being challenged to the extreme on so many fronts, it has never been more important for businesses and brands to step up and provide the purposeful leadership for which so many people are crying out.

Keep the faith as a COVID-19 summer turns into fall

Keep the faith as a COVID-19 summer turns into fall

The resilience of everyone has been tested to the extreme by the events of this year, but the PR industry has shown it has the strength and resilience to come through the other side battered but unbowed.

Political messaging in an abnormal time

Political messaging in an abnormal time

The lead-up to a polarized 2020 presidential election is playing out in extraordinary circumstances prompted by the COVID-19 pandemic and continuing horrific instances of racial injustice.

Kimberly Guilfoyle’s RNC speech is now a social media challenge

Kimberly Guilfoyle’s RNC speech is now a social media challenge

You might want to turn the volume down for this one.

Tourists: “We’re sorry. And we want you back.”

Tourists: “We’re sorry. And we want you back.”

Deserted streets and strangely muted cities and other destinations neutered by the coronavirus pandemic have reminded everyone how much visitors contribute to their DNA.