Inside PR #126 – Wednesday, August 27, 2008

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This week on Inside PR, Terry Fallis and David Jones discuss crisis communications and revisit Inside PR #33.

Show Notes

00:25 Terry opens the show.

01:39 Dave talks about the Age of Persuasion. The Age of Persuasion can be heard on CBC Radio One , Saturdays at 11:30 am and may be found in podcast form. The show is produced by Pirate Radio and Television and is owned by Terry O’Reilly.

04:17 Terry introduces the idea of pulling out old discussions.

05:21 Dave introduces the main topics of discussion; crisis communications and the cases of Sunrise Propane and Maple Leaf Foods.

07:59 Dave talks about the bad form of reviewing communications strategies from the sidelines.

12:24 Terry talks to crisis planning and communications strategy.

13:00 Dave introduces the crisis communications clip from IPR #33 on November 14, 2006.

13:35 Issues management and crisis management are defined.

15:07 Dave talks about the distinction between a crisis plan and a crisis communications plan.

17:28 Terry references the Tylenol crisis.

19:27 Dave talks about speed to communications.

21:17 Terry talks about owning the crisis.

22:14 Dave discusses repairing images in a time of crisis.

26:27 Terry talks about the use of SM in crisis communications.

26:52 Terry talks to training.

28:50 Terry wraps the show.

Our theme music is Streetwalker by Cjacks and is courtesy of the Podsafe Music Network; Roger Dey is our announcer.

This episode of Inside PR was produced by Janna Guberman.

Inside PR #125 – Wednesday, August 20, 2008

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This week on Inside PR, David Jones and Julie Rusciolelli talk about key messages and welcome comments from Nathaniel Reagan and Robert Moffat.

Show Notes

00:30 Dave introduces the show.

01:56 Dave reads a comment from Nathaniel Ragan.

04:58 Dave reads a comment from Robert Moffat.

05:53 Dave introduces the main topic of discussion for this Inside PR.

06:50 Julie talks about her interview with Patricia Lovett-Reid on Money Talk of BNN. The interview will air August 25, 2008.

11:23 Dave describes what a key message is.

15:13 Dave reviews steps to writing Key Messages:

15:56 Planning

19:05 Assembling the facts/proof points

20:51 Testing the messages

22:35 Rehearsing the conversation

27:16 Training the spokes person on the Key Points

31:10 Dave talks about Q&A documents.

33:16 Dave sums up the steps to writing key messages.

34:54 Dave wraps up the show.

Our theme music is Streetwalker by Cjacks and is courtesy of the Podsafe Music Network; Roger Dey is our announcer.

Inside PR #124 – Wednesday, August 13, 2008

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This week on Inside PR, Terry Fallis and Martin Waxman host an interview by Bob Ledrew with Brendan Dermody of journalistsource.ca, welcome comments from Al Croft, Sallie Goetsch and Bob Crawshaw and discuss the email pitch.

Show Notes

00:28 Terry opens the show.

02:47 Bob LeDrew interviews Brendan Dermody about JournalistSource.ca.

04:07 Brendan explains how JournalistSource.ca works.

05:10 Brendan talks to JournalistSource.ca‘s competition. (Ref: HaroPr Leads)

07:18 Brendan talks about feedback they have been receiving.

11:00 Bob wraps up the interview.

11:29 Terry does a little promo for JournalistSource.ca.

14:02 Terry reads a comment from Al Croft of A.C. Croft and Associates.

15:21 Terry talks about IPR numbers.

16:06 Terry reads a comment from Sallie Goetsch of Podcast Asylum.

20:21 Bob Crawshaw from Maine Street Marketing leaves a comment about systems that PR firms use to get their job done.

23:30 Martin talks about how Palette is working towards reducing e-waste.

26:11 Martin and Terry take a look at the email pitch.

30:06 Terry wraps up the show.

Our theme music is Streetwalker by Cjacks and is courtesy of the Podsafe Music Network; Roger Dey is our announcer.

This week’s episode was produced by Samantha Lovelace.

Inside PR #123 – Wednesday, August 7, 2008

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This week on Inside PR, David Jones, Terry Fallis and Julie Rusciolelli discuss the market reality for talent in agencies.

Show Notes

00:29 Dave opens the show.

01:42 Dave starts the conversation about the reality of the market for agency talent.

04:19 There are four core responsibilities in the agency market: account service, account management, account leadership and agency leadership.

04:58 Dave summarizes account services responsibilities.

08:12 Terry begins the talk on account management.

13:58 Dave defines the account management responsibilities.

15:13 The panel discusses the account leader and account leadership.

26:22 Dave sums up with group and agency leadership and the ultimate responsibility of being in these roles.

33:18 Terry wraps up the show.

Our theme music is Streetwalker by Cjacks and is courtesy of the Podsafe Music Network; Roger Dey is our announcer.

This week’s episode was produced by Samantha Lovelace.