The importance of ESG reporting for listed and non-listed companies

There used to be a time in which an investor’s main objective was to maximise the return on their investment without any regard for factors concerning the environment (E), social (S) matters, or governance (G). These times are over. Now there is an increasing awareness of these so-called ESG criteria among the general public and … Read More

Expand Your Monitoring, and Brand, With Social Listening Tools

Possibly right now, more than ever, social listening is an important aspect of your brand and reputation, and even your clients’ brand and reputation. As the Covid-19 pandemic and lockdowns still continue to affect our day-to-day lives, businesses, nonprofits, schools, shopping, entertainment habits and more, people are turning online to engage with one another and … Read More

How to be Pro When Doing PR for Aviation?

While I’m writing this, the vast majority of all commercial passenger aircraft are grounded as global and domestic travel is mostly prohibited. However, once this picture changes, airlines will need to quickly regain the trust of passengers and get back into a professional communications mode. This is when communications agencies can step in. But what … Read More

Positive Reputation and Crisis: Not Mutually Exclusive

Building a positive reputation in the midst of a crisis may seem counterintuitive. Yet, as we have seen in the Covid-19 event, the worst of times can bring out the best in people and organizations. Five tools, likely present in your professional toolbox, will improve your ability to guide organizations in enhancing their reputations during … Read More

Creating Successful Public Affairs Campaigns: The 5-Step Approach

Globally, there has been an increase in public affairs campaigns initiated by various parties including governments, non-governmental organizations, businesses and special interest groups. These campaigns are developed to sway public opinion on various issues or even to lobby for certain changes in regulations or laws. Typically, public affairs campaigns are more visible and accepted in … Read More

Some of the Worst Brand Messages in Covid-19 Times

Brands often miss it even when the environment changes so radically and visibly around them. PRGN’s Philadelphia agency Buchanan Public Relations shows a few examples how bad timing or bad wording backfires when brands continue to communicate without caution in times of crisis. Read More