Wed.Aug 05, 2020

Comms in Crisis? You are NOT Olivia Pope.

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Scandal ’s badass and fictional White House Communications Director Olivia Pope could solve a nuclear level crisis…IN AN HOUR. But I am assuming that during the course of this year [and this might come as a surprise to your co-workers] that you are NOT Olivia Pope. In the real world of fast-moving news stories, you need a little more time and preparation for crisis communications.

PR 151

If Brands Were People, Would You Want to Spend Time With Yours?

Mission Minded

Nonprofit brands, like people, are only interesting if they talk about something besides themselves. The post If Brands Were People, Would You Want to Spend Time With Yours? appeared first on Mission Minded. Blog Nonprofit Branding Nonprofit Communications Nonprofit Messaging

Newsletter: This Chain of Fabric Stores Takes Lead on Mask Policy ; Five Sources of Thought Leadership Content ; What Deaf People Can Teach You About Virtual Communication

Selfish Giving

I'm taking a few days off this week so I'm keeping this week's newsletter shorter than usual. Happy August ???and and see you next week! ?? Partnership Notes 1. This chain of fabric stores is taking the lead on masks and is willing to lose customers over the issue. We need to be telling our partners: now is not the time to be wishy-washy. As Lincoln said, "Put your feet in the right place, then stand firm." Here's an article to add to our Learning Club resources for our August 27th meeting.