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  •  On-Demand Online Course
    Content Marketing Certificate Program Module 4: Gaining Exposure for your Content Marketing Program

    You created content. Now what? Great content is most valuable when you get it in front of your target audience. Attendees will learn how to select distribution channels and learn why the PESO model should be a part of a content marketing exposure strategy. This module also will showcase best practice examples and leave attendees with ready-to-implement tips on modern outreach tactics, from SEO to viral outreach.
    Categories: Communication Strategy, Measurement & ROI
  •  On-Demand Online Course
    Content Marketing Certificate Program Module 5: Social Media and Influencer Tactics to Boost Effectiveness

    Social media is constantly evolving, and it is imperative for all Communication and Public Relations professionals stay current on the trends. In this module, attendees will learn how earned media and social media intersect with new social-based media outlets. Understanding the variables of this intersection will aid in pitching content for these channels. Additionally, this module will explain how influencers can be incorporated into their storytelling strategy to drive business goals, as well
    Categories: Communication Strategy, Measurement & ROI
  •  On-Demand Online Course
    Content Marketing Certificate Program Module 6: Content Marketing Measurement and Analytics

    While it may be the last step in your content marketing campaign, showing the ROI is one of the most important content marketing components, and one that should be planned at the beginning of your campaign. In this module attendees will learn strategies to help them determine what they should measure and methods to help them set up a measurement program as well as understand key metrics, measurement tools and tricks, and how to create C-suite reports that show ROI.
    Categories: Communication Strategy, Measurement & ROI
  •  On-Demand Online Course
    Crafting the Perfect Pitch

    Most PR pros send pitches that are destined to fail. If your pitch arrives like everyone else’s, it’ll be treated like everyone else’s — it’ll be ignored. In this course, you’ll see how to craft a pitch that gets noticed and gain tools to become a master of the cold email pitch. Discover skills that go beyond the reach of an average PR pro. Effectively measure what you do so your client/employer knows what they’re getting from your efforts.
    Categories: Techniques & Tactics
  •  On-Demand Online Course
    Creating Effective Integrated Marketing Communications Campaigns

    This comprehensive e-learning course offers in-depth approaches to leveraging key components of marketing, media and advertising to accelerate PR campaign results. Divided into five learning modules, this course will position you to lead integrated marketing communications campaigns from start to finish.
    Categories: Communication Strategy, IMC- Integrated Marketing Communications
  •  On-Demand Online Course
    Creating Integrated Communications Campaigns

    This comprehensive e-learning course teaches communicators how to use integration as a powerful tool in any communications practice. This five-hour course provides a review of integrated marketing concepts, followed by ways to learn about your specific audiences, develop integrated strategies and tactics that work together to boost results, and effectively manage your work in a planned, synchronous fashion.
    Categories: Communication Strategy, IMC- Integrated Marketing Communications
  •  On-Demand Online Course
    Crisis Communication Certificate Program

    Effective crisis communication can help organizations maintain trust, inspire consumer confidence and build competitive advantage. Recent poorly handled crises in business, government and nonprofits show how ineffective crisis communication can set an organization back significantly. Designed as an on-demand, certificate of completion program, the Crisis Communication Certificate Program will equip management-level communicators with best practices in industry perspectives by sharing resources a
    Categories: Crisis & Reputation
  •  On-Demand Online Course
    Crisis Communication Certificate Program Module 1: Principles of Effective Crisis Response

    This module will explore the foundations of an effective crisis response including decision criteria and levers of trust. Participants will learn the core principles of effective crisis response. We’ll address the drivers of trust in the context of fulfilling expectations. What would reasonable people appropriately expect a responsible organization to do in this situation? Learn how to quickly prevent reputational harm with the core expectation that the organization cares.
    Categories: Crisis & Reputation
  •  On-Demand Online Course
    Crisis Communication Certificate Program Module 2: Obtaining Public Forgiveness

    This module will address the case for apologies. We’ll cover the relationship between apologies and litigation, and how to obtain forgiveness through the specific language of apologies.
    Categories: Crisis & Reputation
  •  On-Demand Online Course
    Crisis Communication Certificate Program Module 3: Telling Your Story in a Crisis

    Social media is a two-edged sword in a crisis. It can provide an early warning, but it also can take on a life of its own. There is both an art and a science to using social media effectively in a crisis. The key is to understand the positive and negative dynamics of social media in crisis, and to use it as part of larger crisis management/crisis response strategy.
    Categories: Crisis & Reputation
  •  On-Demand Online Course
    Crisis Communication Certificate Program Module 4: Influencing Leaders

    This module will cover how to persuade CEOs and other senior executives to make productive decisions and engage stakeholders in a crisis. We’ll address getting CEOs and other executives to communicate effectively in a crisis.
    Categories: Crisis & Reputation
  •  On-Demand Online Course
    Crisis Communication Certificate Program Module 5: Operational Readiness No. 1: Establishing an Effective Crisis Response Team and Process

    This module provides an in depth look at creating the operational readiness for a crisis. Specifically, how to identify executive's roles in a crisis and developing clear processes. We’ll cover how to establish internal crisis communications response structures and teams while developing processes and protocols for effective rapid response.
    Categories: Crisis & Reputation
  •  On-Demand Online Course
    Crisis Communication Certificate Program Module 6: Operational Readiness No. 2: Effective Crisis Planning

    Preparing for a crisis requires asking certain questions in the right order. This module describes the rigor necessary to assure that a crisis plan will predictably result in a well-handled crisis. Carpenters know that they must measure twice and cut once — communication and public relations professionals need to follow the same discipline to ensure their communication plan is right and communicated effectively the first time.
    Categories: Crisis & Reputation
  •  On-Demand Online Course
    Digital Communication Certificate Program

    The Digital Communication Certificate Program concentrates on an advanced technical landscape for digital communicators working within branding, social media and content strategy to leverage a variety of digital tools through evolving channels and platforms geared to appeal to different audiences.This professional development offering is designed as an on-demand, certificate of completion program and will equip management-level communicators with best practices within digital content strategy, p
    Categories: Communication Strategy, Measurement & ROI, Media Relations, Social Media, Techniques & Tactics
  •  On-Demand Online Course
    Digital Communication Certificate Program Module 1: Develop a Winning Digital Content Strategy

    The Digital Communication Certificate Program concentrates on an advanced technical landscape for digital communicators working within branding, social media and content strategy to leverage a variety of digital tools through evolving channels and platforms geared to appeal to different audiences.You’ve heard that content is king, but how do you effectively use it across the web? It’s important to set clear objectives for the framework in order to achieve your business’s strate
    Categories: Communication Strategy, Measurement & ROI, Media Relations, Social Media, Techniques & Tactics
  •  On-Demand Online Course
    Digital Communication Certificate Program Module 2: Developing Personas and Tailoring Messages

    The Digital Communication Certificate Program concentrates on an advanced technical landscape for digital communicators working within branding, social media and content strategy to leverage a variety of digital tools through evolving channels and platforms geared to appeal to different audiences. You can’t effectively deliver your message to your prospects without knowing who they are. You need personas—composite sketches of important segments of your audience. This module will explore be
    Categories: Communication Strategy, Measurement & ROI, Media Relations, Social Media, Techniques & Tactics
  •  On-Demand Online Course
    Digital Communication Certificate Program Module 3: Digital Storytelling

    The Digital Communication Certificate Program concentrates on an advanced technical landscape for digital communicators working within branding, social media and content strategy to leverage a variety of digital tools through evolving channels and platforms geared to appeal to different audiences. Stories sell. They make your key messages memorable. Communication professionals have more platforms and formats than ever before to tell their stories. In this module, participants will discover the c
    Categories: Communication Strategy, Measurement & ROI, Media Relations, Social Media, Techniques & Tactics
  •  On-Demand Online Course
    Digital Communication Certificate Program Module 4: Writing for SEO

    The Digital Communication Certificate Program concentrates on an advanced technical landscape for digital communicators working within branding, social media and content strategy to leverage a variety of digital tools through evolving channels and platforms geared to appeal to different audiences. Google’s algorithm uses hundreds of factors and changes its formula more than once per day. In this module, participants will learn best practices in driving more organic traffic to their website
    Categories: Communication Strategy, Measurement & ROI, Media Relations, Social Media, Techniques & Tactics
  •  On-Demand Online Course
    Digital Communication Certificate Program Module 5: Including Innovation in your Digital Strategy

    The Digital Communication Certificate Program concentrates on an advanced technical landscape for digital communicators working within branding, social media and content strategy to leverage a variety of digital tools through evolving channels and platforms geared to appeal to different audiences. It’s one thing to talk about innovation but another to truly build it into your communication efforts’ DNA. Participants will learn how to apply new technologies to their business strategy,
    Categories: Communication Strategy, Measurement & ROI, Media Relations, Social Media, Techniques & Tactics
  •  On-Demand Online Course
    Digital Communication Certificate Program Module 6: Measuring your Digital Communication Efforts and Strategy

    The Digital Communication Certificate Program concentrates on an advanced technical landscape for digital communicators working within branding, social media and content strategy to leverage a variety of digital tools through evolving channels and platforms geared to appeal to different audiences. As Peter Drucker said, “If you can’t measure it, you can’t improve it.” How do you determine which metrics truly matter and how do you benchmark against them? In this module par
    Categories: Communication Strategy, Measurement & ROI, Media Relations, Social Media, Techniques & Tactics