The Big Picture: Most overused phrases in press releases

The Big Picture

Most overused phrases in press releases. Factiva Insight has issued a new report listing the most overused used phrases in press releases for 2006 for the US, the UK and globally. Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Most overused phrases in press releases : Comments. Leadership. Strategy. The Big Picture. A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. Shawn on Facebook.

Success With Disruption: Why T-Mobile’s Departing CEO, John Legere, Was So Effective

Associations Now

Here’s what made his strategy work so well. A few strategies that worked for him: Give your strategy a name. Legere came to the leadership role at T-Mobile in the wake of a failed merger with AT&T, which the FCC opposed for competitive reasons, with a pledge to compete.

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Plan for the News Cycle: The Benefits of Resource Pages

Associations Now

Sometimes a press release might do the trick, but a thoughtful amount of planning—through the creation of resource pages—can help make it easier for your organization to speak up when interest in your association’s focus area rises.

2015 Association Management Trends and Important News from YM

YourMembership Blog

Now there is, as we have just released our newest publication, The Essential Guide to 2015 Association Management Trends. The leadership vacuum. Welcome to 2015!

Association Advocacy Thrives in ‘Fake News’ Era

Association Adviser

AAPA leadership pushes every day, with every Congressional meeting opportunity, to make change for its port members. Personal contacts and establishing trust as a source (not just press releases and social media) are important.”. Jill Andreu.

Hotel Industry Embarks on Pilot to Prevent Food Waste

Associations Now

The goal of the strategy being plotted out isn’t to find ways to simply donate food that’s already been made, but rather to prevent food from being wasted in the first place.

Let Your Message Fly on a Platform You Don’t Own

Associations Now

“It frees up my time from operational and management duties and allows me get back to the ‘let’s just make something awesome that people love’ spirit that got us here,” he wrote , in a way that allowed him to get around the negative press floating around the valuation story.

Marketing, Membership and Comms Association Jobs – June 27

SocialFish

The role provides leadership, coaching and professional development opportunities for Membership staff. This position is responsible for working closely with FDLI team members to develop and implement marketing strategies for educational programs, publications, and membership products.

New Partnership Seeks to Diversify Boards

Associations Now

NACD is working similarly with other affinity groups, including the Executive Leadership Council, Ascend, and Women Corporate Directors, to help recruit black, Pan-Asian, and female business leaders. “We

With New Administration, Government Communications Group Reasserts Members’ Role

Associations Now

Following a communications freeze by some government agencies , the National Association of Government Communicators (NAGC) released a statement last week reminding the public and the administration of the role its members play in government.

Girl Scouts Ask Consumers to Invest in Girls Through New Giving Platform

Associations Now

Along with media placements and the deployment of a digital media strategy, Goodbody said that GSUSA will also reach millions of consumers who are watching the 90th Anniversary Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, in which the group’s “Build a Better World” float will make its way through Manhattan.

Questions & Answers Regarding Writing Without B t

Higher Logic

How do you get your colleagues and leadership to understand this? How would you adjust a traditional press release approach to be more effective and impactful? How can these strategies for writing brevity be used to improve your writing for social media?

SCD Group: Is Your Association Prepared for Your Etch-a-Sketch.

SCD Group

A 5-step Association Newsjacking PR Strategy During the Republican primary season, a Mitt Romney aide told CNN when fall comes, “everything changes. If – like many associations -- do you have a “thought leadership” goal for your organization? Pages. About.

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Time for an Untested CEO?

Associations Now

To an extent, Torres argues, boards have come to think that more chaotic times are a poor fit for steady-at-the-wheel leadership and traditional succession planning. It’s too early to say whether the “leapfrog CEO” approach, as Torres calls it, is a successful strategy.

A Better Alignment of Membership and Certification

Associations Now

More Membership Strategy A new set of membership packages is just one part of a large-scale effort to boost retention and grow membership at APICS. “New Membership Structure Press Release” is a very niche genre.

Hot Association and Nonprofit Social Media Jobs This Week – April 5

SocialFish

Under new leadership and a growing team, we have been thriving, increasing our membership by more than 240 percent over the last four years. The Marketing and Communications Assistant supports the organization’s communication and marketing strategy.

Four Steps to a Better Member Toolkit

Associations Now

Maybe you’re pulling together a media toolkit, and your chapter has a great template for creating press releases. Toolkits are a proven way to address member challenges, but not all toolkits are created equal.

The Big Picture: Back to the Basics

The Big Picture

press with the message, "The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated." " Perhaps we could say the same for the increasing death knell sounds of the press release. In the recent 2006 Online News Survey by Tek Group, 92% of journalists say that a company needs an online press room so they can access press releases. 70% say they visit online press rooms often or very often. 70% prefer news releases to be organized by types of news.

Associations Respond to the 2016 Election Results

SocialFish

Please know that we feel—as does ALA administration and leadership—that our work with any governmental entity or individual(s) should never come at the cost of our core values as an organization.

This Week’s Awesome Association PR and Communications Jobs – March 16

SocialFish

ETA’s mission is to advance the payments industry by providing leadership through education, advocacy and the exchange of information. Here are some cool jobs, hand-picked by me, that you can find via the SocialFish job board !

Higher Logic's Rob Wenger Announces New Role as Executive Chairman, Welcomes Kevin Boyce as New CEO

Higher Logic

Check out our official announcement in this press release. As we look at the next phase in this journey, we need the right combination of people and structure to develop and foster our long-term strategy.

Groups Release Local Government Broadband Resource Guide

Associations Now

Through the National Resource Network, the International City/County Management Association released a resource guide to help local governments increase high-speed internet access. The post Groups Release Local Government Broadband Resource Guide appeared first on Associations Now

Starring….Your Association Publications

Association Adviser

The CSLA circulates a press release announcing their win, posts the news and details of the win on its website, and shares the win broadly through its social media channels, all of which keep the association and its magazine top of mind for members and the public.

Tech-Enabled Learning Events: What’s Now and Next?

Associations Now

The findings may help make the case for tweaking your association’s technology-enabled learning strategy, particularly if you can increase your organization’s nondues revenue. Staff leadership.

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This Week’s Association Membership & Marketing Jobs

SocialFish

Collaborate with internal and external partners to develop strategies to increase awareness and attendance. Here are some cool jobs, hand-picked by me, that you can find via the SocialFish job board !

The One Way to Deliver Unwelcome News

Idea Architects

Did you answer "never really come right out and say it in an obtuse two-page press release " ? Knowing how to do so is a critical leadership competency. Here''s how my layman mind would have approached the same release.

The Big Picture: Breakthrough Ideas for 2007

The Big Picture

« Most overused phrases in press releases | Main. Leadership. Strategy. The Big Picture. A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. Management Believes Public Relations Contributes to Advancing the Reputation of Their Organization » January 26, 2007. Breakthrough Ideas for 2007.

The Big Picture: RNC Names eCampaign Director

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From the Republican National Convention press release: RNC Chairman Ken Mehlman today announced that Patrick Ruffini has been selected to assume the role of RNC eCampaign Director. Leadership. Strategy. The Big Picture. A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « More Use RSS Than Have Heard Of It | Main.

Luggage Tags and Breath Mints: How MSAE Refreshed Itself As Associations North

Association Adviser

With the recent brand strategy work, we created our value proposition and key messages that will resonate with current members and engage prospective members through consistency in messaging and our new brand identity. It’s about leadership, authenticity and principles.

Is New Technology Worth The Investment?

Association Adviser

Using social media to promote existing content, such as an article or a press release announcing new legislation—this is essentially free. Then, use that information to come up with a strategy that works for your members and is something that is financially feasible. When you have consensus within your association leadership, survey your members (online surveys are inexpensive and quick) to gauge their acceptance or interest.

The Big Picture: New International Survey on New Media Practices.

The Big Picture

Most overused phrases in press releases » December 05, 2006. Sixty-three percent have not adapted their communications strategy to include proactive outreach to blogs, message boards and other forms of digital media. Peppercom and the Daily Dog have released a podcast offering further analysis of these findings. Leadership. Strategy. The Big Picture. A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally.

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Earning Media for Associations in the New Age

Association Adviser

Is the press release dead? That means you need a spokesperson strategy that provides more speed, relying on leaders and members when it’s possible, but also blending with more readily available staff members who are authorized and trained to speak publicly.

The Big Picture: How's your e-Press Room?

The Big Picture

Hows your e-Press Room? 90% said online newsrooms are important or very Important for accessing press releases. But I wonder how they define blogs in the survey, because the MHA Press Room is in a blog format. I know they are selling technology to create online press rooms, but I think this may be another example of "blog" not being clearly defined. Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Hows your e-Press Room? Leadership.

A Crash Course in Landing Pages : Off Stage

Off Stage

This rule is, of course, a necessary component of a blog, a newsletter, a flyer, an article or press release: always add the buttons for Facebook, Twitter, email, and other sharing options. And, going back to our opening example, the association found that adding the landing page to its arsenal of mobilization tactics really worked by uniting members in a common strategy, creating an informed voting public, and leveraging the social media communications tools. Off Stage.

Pioneers in Justice: Building Networks and Movements for Social Justice

Beth Kanter

In the first three years, LSF invested close to $3 million in the program, offering three specific types of support to the Pioneers: Capacity-building grants to build technology infrastructure, strategies, and communications skills needed to integrate social media into their work.

Trade Association CEO Support: Event Planning Checklist

Trade Association CEO Blog

The role of association CEO is diverse and whether youre a volunteer or a paid staff executive director this blog is the starting line for concepts and ideas to solve your leadership challenges. The difference is the CEO of the small association is responsible beyond the level of leadership but also involved directly with implementation down to the administrative task. Trade Association CEO Support.

Trade Association CEO Support: Balancing the Board-CEO.

Trade Association CEO Blog

The role of association CEO is diverse and whether youre a volunteer or a paid staff executive director this blog is the starting line for concepts and ideas to solve your leadership challenges. The difference is the CEO of the small association is responsible beyond the level of leadership but also involved directly with implementation down to the administrative task. Trade Association CEO Support.

Strategic Communications Power Membership Value at the American Public Power Association

Association Adviser

We produce and distribute template resources like infographics, videos, PSAs, fact sheets and press releases that members can customize and use as their own. AA: Tell us about your media relations strategy. Our communications team members coordinate closely with each other, with senior leadership, and with our engineering and operations team, which often leads the crisis response effort for the association.