TODAY’S HEADLINES – 06.20.2018  
 
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INTERNAL COMMUNICATIONS

7 steps for more inclusive internal communication

The trend toward increasing workplace diversity is not only an ethnic and religious matter; consider how your organization eases interactions for vision- and hearing-impaired staffers.


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EXECUTIVE COMMUNICATION

6 essentials for delivering a superb virtual presentation

Technology makes online meetings possible, and telecommuting and global workforces make them necessary. Here’s how you can make your virtual conversations engaging and effective.


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EXECUTIVE COMMUNICATION

Amid red-hot immigration debate, U.S. tech leaders speak out

The faces of some of America’s biggest companies are condemning the Trump administration’s ‘zero-tolerance’ immigration policy, including the practice of separating children from parents.



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PR

8 lessons from space-focused comms

Tell a story. Make news. Work as a team. As Trump calls for the establishment of a Space Force, we consider comms lessons beyond this world.


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INTERNAL

Take Ragan's survey on the state of internal communication

Curious about what your peers spend their time on? What their budgets are? What roadblocks they face? We're seeking the answers—and we'd love your participation.


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EMAIL

29 inspirational subject lines

Can you turn a cryptic email opening into a compelling hook for your organization? Here are some phrases that can pump new life into your email marketing.


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SOCIAL MEDIA

How to get high response rates from influencer outreach

Identify people who’d be a natural, relevant fit for your branding strategy, and take time to personalize your pitch.



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PR DAILY AWARDS

Wanted: Talented brand storytellers

Enter PR Daily’s 2018 Content Marketing Awards.


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RAGAN CONFERENCE ALERT

How you can network and meet potential clients at Amazon HQ this summer

Get in front of 140+ digital communicators at our Social Media & Digital Communications Conference.


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PR DAILY AWARDS

Are your infographics, videos and articles unforgettable?

Don’t miss the next 2018 Content Marketing Awards deadline. The final deadline is June 27.


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WRITING & EDITING

5 writing tips to help readers hoist aboard your meaning

Little things mean a lot. They include bulleted and numbered lists, subheads and a few other simple devices that keep your text fluid and your message clear.



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MEDIA RELATIONS

The business deal done, ‘Tronc’ will revert to Tribune Publishing

The media company recently sold its California publications, including the Los Angeles Times. The new owner says he ‘always thought Tronc was a silly name.’


PR DAILY

Infographic: How to craft captivating data visualization copy

Infographics are a crucial internet tool for PR pros. Here's how to write clear messages to accompany these potent graphics. Plus, tech executives speak out on immigration, Unilever's stand on fake influencers, tricks to get your funding news covered, and more.


HEALTH CARE COMMUNICATION NEWS

5 preventable summer injuries

Guard against sunburn, dehydration, and other injuries that can lead to a visit to the emergency room—or worse. Plus, employee advocacy trumps influencer marketing, five tips to help readers hoist aboard your meaning, and much more.


Join social media experts at Amazon HQ this summer!

Attend two days packed with the latest tools and tips for social media success. Hear from top social media practitioners at Amazon, TED, Microsoft, Starbucks, Southwest Airlines, Jacksonville Jaguars and more.