PR Leaders Predict Increased AI Adoption, Data Integration, and C-Suite Demand in 2024
17 Jan 2024

PR Leaders Predict Increased AI Adoption, Data Integration, and C-Suite Demand in 2024

Given the tremendous evolution of the PR industry year after year, we asked some of our resident PR and communications thought leaders-whose expertise and backgrounds span content marketing, digital distribution, storytelling, technology, and...

The Surprising Link Between Tech Industry Trends and Your PR Strategy
22 Feb 2024

The Surprising Link Between Tech Industry Trends and Your PR Strategy

Just as companies like Apple, Amazon, and Meta race to produce the most cutting-edge products and services, PR teams hurry to bring attention and awareness to those companies, product and services. So who’s winning? And more importantly, what can we ...

Which Influencers Are the Most Effective? The Answer Varies
15 Feb 2024

Which Influencers Are the Most Effective? The Answer Varies

Do celebrities still hold the power of persuasion? They’ve long been viewed as the ultimate influencer, but must PR and communications professionals rely on the likes of Taylor Swift and Timothée Chalamet to win hearts and minds?

What's Next After X? The Future of News on Social Media
07 Feb 2024

What's Next After X? The Future of News on Social Media

What is the future of news in social media's changing landscape? Cision hosted a Women in Journalism panel event that asked: what's the next big platform for journalists?

The Rising Influence of PR and Comms in the C-Suite: 3 Strategies to Keep Your Seat
07 Feb 2024

The Rising Influence of PR and Comms in the C-Suite: 3 Strategies to Keep Your Seat

Three strategies for PR and comms to maintain their seat at the C-suite table and have a meaningful impact on the business based on insights from the 2024 Global Comms Report.

PR Statistics: 2024 Global Comms Report by the Numbers
05 Feb 2024

PR Statistics: 2024 Global Comms Report by the Numbers

Cision and PRWeek recently surveyed more than 400 senior PR and communications professionals across the world to get their perspective on the industry's biggest trends and challenges. Here are some of the key statistics from the report.

How Communications Teams Differ Around the World
31 Jan 2024

How Communications Teams Differ Around the World

The 2024 Global Comms Report Global reveals significant shifts in PR and communications. From measuring success and crisis management to social media channels and influencer impact - adaptability is key.

Key Takeaways from 'How ESG Storytelling Impacts Your Brand' Webinar
30 Jan 2024

Key Takeaways from 'How ESG Storytelling Impacts Your Brand' Webinar

We recently spoke with experts from United Airlines and Kellanova about the evolution of ESG messaging. And their advice is clear: avoid greenwashing, prioritise clear communication, and maintain consistency to effectively navigate the landscape of...

New PR Influencers and Changing Social Strategies: The Biggest Takeaways from the 7th Global Comms Report
25 Jan 2024

New PR Influencers and Changing Social Strategies: The Biggest Takeaways from the 7th Global Comms Report

For the seventh year running, Cision and PRWeek have joined forces for the Global Comms Report, a collaboration that looks at the biggest challenges and opportunities PR and communications industry professionals face right now. This year’s survey...

3 New Year’s Resolutions for PR and Comms Teams to Embrace in 2024
04 Jan 2024

3 New Year’s Resolutions for PR and Comms Teams to Embrace in 2024

The start of a new year often brings a surge of optimism and a list of aspirational resolutions, but let's be honest - keeping those resolutions past January is no small feat. In the fast-paced world of PR and communications where every word...

3 Key Roles AI Will Play in PR and Comms
12 Dec 2023

3 Key Roles AI Will Play in PR and Comms

AI is evolving so quickly it’s hard to predict exactly what’s around the corner. But one thing we do know is that the technology is going to create groundbreaking applications that transform how we work. We’re already seeing how AI is evolving its...

AI in PR & Comms: Trends to Look Out for in 2024
29 Nov 2023

AI in PR & Comms: Trends to Look Out for in 2024

Given the speed with which AI has moved over the last 12 months, what does it have in store for PR teams in 2024? During a recent webinar, experts from across both PR and technology came together to discuss this very question. Antony Cousins,...

Five Must-Read Articles for PR and Comms Pros to Prepare for 2024
20 Nov 2023

Five Must-Read Articles for PR and Comms Pros to Prepare for 2024

To get a head start on your planning and prep for 2024, we've curated a collection of must-read articles that offer a comprehensive perspective on some of the most pressing topics for PR and comms.

Cision Meets: Hannah Ajala, We Are Black Journos
02 Nov 2023

Cision Meets: Hannah Ajala, We Are Black Journos

Hannah Ajala talks to Cision about why she founded We Are Black Journos, the vital work they do and what's coming next as the organisation reaches five years.

Understanding Deepfakes: What PR Pros Need to Know About AI-Generated Media
30 Oct 2023

Understanding Deepfakes: What PR Pros Need to Know About AI-Generated Media

Coined on Reddit in 2017, the term “deepfake” combines the word “deep,” as in AI deep-learning technology, and “fake,” signifying content that isn’t real. Image manipulation is nothing new, it began in the 19th century and soon rolled into early...

How PR Teams are Using AI Today (and How It Can Help You Tomorrow)
24 Oct 2023

How PR Teams are Using AI Today (and How It Can Help You Tomorrow)

The launch of ChatGPT was almost 12 months ago, and it’s fair to say its impact on our industry has been significant. Like social media or the internet before it, AI will be transformative and disruptive in ways we can’t yet begin to understand. For ...

Comics Journalism: How the Medium Lends Itself to Impactful Reporting
19 Oct 2023

Comics Journalism: How the Medium Lends Itself to Impactful Reporting

Can investigative reporting be done via comics? What purpose can illustration serve in modern journalism? We asked artists and editors about the value of comics...

How Brands Can Battle Misinformation (And Why They Need To)
18 Oct 2023

How Brands Can Battle Misinformation (And Why They Need To)

According to the 2023 State of the Media Report, “maintaining credibility as a trusted news source and combating accusations of ‘fake news’” was the biggest challenge for the media last year. Additionally, “battling misinformation” was among the top ...

PR and Brand Reputation: Forging Trust in the Age of Scepticism
11 Oct 2023

PR and Brand Reputation: Forging Trust in the Age of Scepticism

In today's digital age, where information spreads at lightning speed and consumers are more discerning than ever, public relations and corporate communications professionals face a formidable challenge: how to build and maintain trust in the age of...

3 Questions PR and Comms Pros Need to Ask About Human-AI Collaboration
11 Oct 2023

3 Questions PR and Comms Pros Need to Ask About Human-AI Collaboration

The growth of artificial intelligence (AI) technology in the last 12 months has given the PR and communications industry plenty of food for thought. Generative tools like ChatGPT have the capability to transform the way the industry operates, though ...