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The PR Week: 9.18.2020: Kristi Piehl, Media Minefield

The PR Week: 9.18.2020: Kristi Piehl, Media Minefield

The agency founder and former journalist talks about the frustrations that led her to start her firm and the top news of the week.

Just briefly

Just briefly

People moves, account wins and other comms news.

The urgency of effective change communications

The urgency of effective change communications

Whether the change you need to drive is with employees, customers, partners, other stakeholders or “all of the above,” there are a few key principles that should be present in any communications strategy.

Is ‘vote the assholes out’ too blunt, even for Patagonia?

Is ‘vote the assholes out’ too blunt, even for Patagonia?

...Or is it too subtle?

Breakfast Briefing: 5 things for PR pros to know Friday morning

Breakfast Briefing: 5 things for PR pros to know Friday morning

Wells Fargo ups Rafferty’s role; Hall of Femme honorees talk; CDC's non-science COVID-19 guidelines; Twitter election security; Celtics locker room shouting.

Five tips PR can pick up from marketing

Five tips PR can pick up from marketing

To work harmoniously with marketing, PR must honestly assess the strengths and weaknesses of both disciplines. A 2020 survey from Notified, now part of Intrado, provided that opportunity.

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Career paths aren’t straight, and other lessons from Hall of Femme honorees

Career paths aren’t straight, and other lessons from Hall of Femme honorees

Top women executives spoke at a virtual panel discussion on Thursday.

Intentionality and openness key to building professional support

Intentionality and openness key to building professional support

Discovering complementary skills lead to a stronger network, say Hall of Femme panelists.

Leadership beyond disruption: The now normal

Leadership beyond disruption: The now normal

Amid the crisis, stakeholders need information and inspiration, and this puts unprecedented pressure on organizations to be more flexible, agile, innovative and empathetic.

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Making an impact: Lisa Ross, Jennifer Lowney and other women leaders on their careers

Making an impact: Lisa Ross, Jennifer Lowney and other women leaders on their careers

Top women in communications such as Emily Callahan shared their experiences at PRWeek’s Hall of Femme.

Cision names Abel Clark as CEO

Cision names Abel Clark as CEO

Clark fills the spot of interim chief executive Brandon Crawley.

Carla Harris on being a Black leader at Morgan Stanley

Carla Harris on being a Black leader at Morgan Stanley

She shared learnings from her 33-year career on Wall Street at PRWeek’s Hall of Femme.

No more business as usual as purpose takes deserved place

No more business as usual as purpose takes deserved place

“Gen Z is not afraid to speak out when they see bad behavior or when a company gets it wrong,” says Porter Novelli CMO Kate Cusick.

Two agency groups face off in Walgreens Boots Alliance global review

Two agency groups face off in Walgreens Boots Alliance global review

Race heats up for U.S. pharmacy giant's integrated account.

Burger King lists ingredients on Whopper wrappers to highlight natural flavors

Burger King lists ingredients on Whopper wrappers to highlight natural flavors

The fast-food chain is continuing the real food message it introduced so memorably with the Moldy Whopper campaign.

WebMD partners with Twitter to showcase health content

WebMD partners with Twitter to showcase health content

The collaboration is Twitter's first health content partnership.

United Airlines teases new flight paths with clue-filled video

United Airlines teases new flight paths with clue-filled video

The airline released the video a day before it announced seven new international routes.

Breakfast Briefing: 5 things for PR pros to know on Thursday morning

Breakfast Briefing: 5 things for PR pros to know on Thursday morning

Happening today: The PRWeek Hall of Femme virtual event; Excedrin creates Election Headache Kit.

FleishmanHillard’s Alyssa Garnick launches Agean Public Relations

FleishmanHillard’s Alyssa Garnick launches Agean Public Relations

She most recently ran Fleishman’s brand and consumer practice in New York.

Coronavirus Briefing: Indoor dining and infection rates, schools defy governor, masking works

Coronavirus Briefing: Indoor dining and infection rates, schools defy governor, masking works

This week’s Haymarket Media Coronavirus Briefing is 1,325 words and will take you seven minutes to read.

Tech Talk with Newswire CEO Joe Esposito

Tech Talk with Newswire CEO Joe Esposito

“[SMBs] have to tell their stories, be ready for the rebound and be ready to compete with companies that have a lot more resources.”

So your brand is the victim of online disinformation. Here's what to do next

So your brand is the victim of online disinformation. Here's what to do next

The most effective response is to prepare ahead of time, of course. But if that's not an option, sometimes it's best to do nothing at all.

Signal Group adds Democratic National Convention deputy COO

Signal Group adds Democratic National Convention deputy COO

Shelby Wagenseller is joining the firm as a VP.

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.

Manifest wins global brief for leading babycare brand

Manifest wins global brief for leading babycare brand

Manifest's creative team will work with Tommee Tippee on delivering a major international activation in 2021.

Breakfast Briefing: 5 things for PR pros to know on Wednesday morning

Breakfast Briefing: 5 things for PR pros to know on Wednesday morning

Meet the grand poobah of PR; House panel excoriates Boeing for 737 Max crashes; Trump town hall; Will the kids stick with TikTok?