Indispensable pros consistently radiate emotion, energy and engagement, and they’re much more than mere announcement pushers or data deliverers.

TODAY’S HEADLINES – 11.13.2019  
 
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INTERNAL COMMUNICATIONS

3 key traits of irreplaceable communicators

Indispensable pros consistently radiate emotion, energy and engagement, and they’re much more than mere announcement pushers or data deliverers.


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RAGAN AWARDS

How Miami International Airport reaches—and teaches—harried travelers

The airport’s content strategy offers lessons for communicators keen on cutting through the clutter for busy colleagues or customers.


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EXECUTIVE COMMUNICATION

4 essentials for your presentation prep

Most speakers don’t have the luxury of Iggy Pop’s eight-hour pre-show routine, so you must focus on key elements to put your best self forward, engage the crowd and land your message.



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PR

Why a third-party freelance site might fit your PR business

Even if you have a successful agency business, some PR pros are finding new leads and creative outlets on platforms like Fiverr and Upwork that sell a wide range of freelance services.


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RAGAN AWARDS

Late deadline: Ragan’s Top Women in Communications Awards

This Friday, Nov. 15, is your last chance to nominate yourself or your inspirational female colleagues. Start your entry now!


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BRIGHTER WRITER

To improve your own writing, rework others’ atrocious text

Rather than emulating venerated authors, seek out the clunkiest online offerings you can find, and overhaul them. It’ll sharpen your eye—and your verbal scalpel.



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LEADERSHIP COMMUNICATIONS

For top-tier comms pros, an oasis of camaraderie and expertise

The Communications Leadership Council connects you with savvy peers and extensive resources—not to mention retreats in posh locales—and will make you indispensable.


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VISUAL & VIDEO COMMUNICATIONS

6 steps to create sleek, seamless training videos

Pick a narrow topic for your specific audience, select a smart content format, solidify your script, and away you go.


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MEDIA RELATIONS

How PR pros can help clients handle an unexpected media inquiry

Your clients or execs might be surprised, even to the point of distress, by a phone call from a journalist seeking comments or insights. Offer this guidance to help them seize the opportunity.


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RAGAN AWARDS

We’re looking to honor the best in PR

You do great work. Get the rewards you deserve by entering Ragan’s PR Daily Awards.



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RAGAN AWARDS

Are you worthy of the title “Communicator of the Year”?

Ragan and PR Daily’s Communicators of the Year and Rising Star Awards will showcase the industry’s best individual comms practitioners and teams. Deadline for entries is Dec. 6.


PR DAILY

The Morning Scoop

Uber's chief stokes backlash with 'mistakes happen' quote. Google takes heat over patient data collection. Dean Foods files for bankruptcy. Plus, do PR pros need to work from the office to be effective?


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