Cross-functional comms and cooperation is linked directly to your bank account. Here's how to reduce redundancies and prevent confusion for customers and colleagues alike.

TODAY’S HEADLINES – 08.05.2021  
 
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INTERNAL COMMUNICATIONS

How to streamline, simplify and strengthen internal knowledge

Cross-functional comms and cooperation is linked directly to your bank account. Here's how to reduce redundancies and prevent confusion for customers and colleagues alike.


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CAREER ADVICE

How humor makes you a better communicator

Peppercomm’s Steve Cody chats with PR Daily editor Ted Kitterman on how finding the lighter side is crucial amid the ongoing stress of a post-pandemic business landscape.


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EVENTS

After COVID-19, events are set to emerge stronger than ever

The events industry is undergoing a rebirth following intense disruption and innovation. Here’s how comms pros should seize the opportunities that lie ahead.



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EMPLOYEE ENGAGEMENT

5 perks that will draw workers back to the office

Steering people back into an in-person setting will raise expenses--and maybe some hackles--but try these ideas to rebuild camaraderie, reestablish connections and reinvigorate your staffers.


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COVID-19

With the Delta variant running rampant, businesses look to reintroduce restrictions

Here’s how communicators are sharing messages about vaccination requirements, mask mandates and other safety measures with employees and customers.


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SOCIAL MEDIA

4 rules to follow when getting into social audio platforms

For brands looking to get in on this new content trend, knowing the different platforms and the tactics that are already showing results is essential.


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WELLNESS

Take our survey: Planning for the return to the workplace

Tell us how your organization is coordinating the move, and what your priorities are.



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RAGAN AWARDS

Showcase your compelling visuals and engaging virtual events

Ragan’s 2021 Video, Visual & Virtual Awards will recognize the best visual content and most innovative virtual events from the past year. Don’t miss the Aug. 20 entry deadline.


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INTERNAL COMMUNICATIONS

3 tips to rethink your internal comms tech stack

Thinking of upgrading your employee communications tools? Here’s how to keep your tech transition on track—and employees happy about it.


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INTERNAL COMMUNICATIONS

Collaboration technologies are changing the nature of internal communications

At companies where messaging platforms have taken hold, employees (and communicators) rely on them more often than on traditional methods, according to Ragan's 2021 Communications Benchmark Report.


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THE CONSULTANT IS IN

5 questions with Kristin Graham

A top company culture expert shares why employers need to check in before employees check out.



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SOCIAL MEDIA

Why influencer content creation is a partnership, not a sponsorship

The seismic shift back to authenticity will force some brands to sink or swim.


PR DAILY

The Daily Scoop

Here are the top stories from the PR and marketing worlds. Plus, check out our Op-Eds, case studies and practical guides from around the industry on the latest best practices in external communications, social media engagement and crisis communications.


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