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Techniques & Tactics: Public Relations Training

Programs offer how-to’s that will help you keep up with the latest communications and public relations resources and best practices. Learn how to implement tactics that will make your strategies succeed.

Paint Pictures in Your Readers’ Minds
Jan. 29, 2015 | Webinar, On-Demand Available Feb. 5
Learn how to bring your messages to life with storytelling, wordplay and metaphor. Find out where to find online tools that virtually twist phrases for you and a four-step process for coming up with a creative metaphor.
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Shaping the Future of Visual Communications
March 24, 2015 | Webinar, On-Demand Available March 31
In this session, you will learn how to work assets, resources and processes already at your disposal to propel your organizations into the visual communications age — without breaking the bank.
Strategies and Tactics for Effective Social Media Communications
April 29–30, 2015 | Course | Las Vegas, Nev.
Bring your laptop, join us at our Las Vegas digital training facility and raise your social media management skills to the next level. Top-rated emerging technologies instructor Eric Schwartzman shares the latest tip and tricks to help you update your digital communications skills and improve your social marketing engagement rates.
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Captivate, Convince or Convert Any Business’ Audience Through Speeches
On-Demand Webinar
Whether you’re writing a CEO’s speech for an audience of thousands or giving a pep talk to your department, what you say and how you say it are critical to your success. Hear tips and secrets for crafting memorable speeches that will motivate your audience to not only remember your words, but to act on them.
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Innovative Ideas Generate Great Results
On-Demand Webinar
Ignite your creative energy. Learn how to come up with new ideas and insights in order to move ahead and embrace creativity in order to develop unforgettable campaigns.
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Have a Conversation
On-Demand Webinar
A great talk is the most powerful way to persuade people, to excite them, to encourage them and to energize them. Find out about the strategies unlocking business success through a “talk” that resonates with the audience.
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The PRSA Jobcenter Is Your Guide to Success
On-Demand Webinar
The PRSA Jobcenter is a one-stop resource for career information and advice. Take a tour of the PRSA Jobcenter and learn how to position yourself, present your skills and experience, communicate your strengths and distinguish yourself from other candidates.
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Travel & Tourism Section
Creating a Sense of Place Online With Google Maps
On-Demand Section Webinar
Savvy travelers are simultaneously seeking fresh ways to discover and experience a destination's sense of place prior to departure. Join Evan Rapoport, product manager for Google Maps, as he discusses the latest advancements with Google Maps, and opportunities every public relations and marketing executive working with clients in the travel and tourism should know
A Path to Redemption for Public Speakers
On-Demand Webinar
Solid presentation skills can help PR pros win new business, gain approval for projects and budgets, rally teams, motivate employees and better position themselves as industry and community leaders. Gain practical techniques to overcome the deadliest of presentation sins.
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Building a Foundation for Effective Communications
On-Demand Webinar
How can you put key messages to work? Learn a five-step system for preparing strategic messages.
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