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July 2020

Virtual CommCon 2020: Women’s Stories Need to Be Told – Invest in Your Leadership

July 30 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Online Event
$10
Virtual CommCon 2020: Women's Stories Need to Be Told - Invest in Your Leadership

Learn how women can invest in themselves and use PR to bring important female stories forward. We are just beginning to scratch the surface of what real female leadership looks and feels like. It's time to organize. It’s time to talk about how the key to this storytelling lies in the passions and the issues you and your leadership care about. These can and should affect how you lead your business and the promotion of that business, Being a forward-thinking…

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August 2020

Communicators’ Role in Interrupting Racism in the Workplace

August 11 @ 11:00 am - 12:15 pm
Communicators' Role in Interrupting Racism in the Workplace

Public relations professionals play a vital role in influencing organizational decisions, behaviors and outcomes. There is no greater outcome than a society that is free of racism and hate. Join PRSA Oregon’s Diversity and Inclusion committee in a forum to coach communicators in interrupting racism in the workplace. The webinar features Serilda Summers-McGee, MBA, M.Ed, founder of Workplace Change, who will share tips through case studies and answer your questions about racism in the workplace. Objectives: Learn to recognize the…

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Virtual CommCon 2020: Sight Model – An Analysis and Evaluation of Your Campaign Performance

August 18 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
$10 – $75
Virtual CommCon 2020: Sight Model - An Analysis and Evaluation of Your Campaign Performance

Join us August 18th as Katie Cousins, a Public Affairs and Communication Strategist, shows us how to apply the Sight Model to a PR campaign. You can evaluate any public facing information campaign or event using the Sight Model by building a communication plan backward based on research. The Sight Model can be applied to both PR and academic settings alike, and focuses on the basic science behind purposeful, measurable communication. Picture a 5,000-piece puzzle strewn across a surface. All…

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Virtual CommCon 2020: Not Your Father’s News Release

August 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
$10 – $75
Virtual CommCon 2020: Not Your Father's News Release

Prose is architecture, Ernest Hemingway famously said. It’s not interior design. So: Are you building a compelling foundation for your PR pieces? Or are you still using structural techniques you learned when you were 19? Here’s the bad news: The story structure you’re using today probably isn’t helping you get the word out via media relations. In fact, the traditional news structure reduces readership, understanding, sharing and engagement and — according to a study by The Poynter Institute — does…

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September 2020

September Happy Hour

September 11 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Free

Network with fellow communications professionals as we focus on issues and topics important to our members. About this Event Join PRSA's virtual Happy Hour! You are invited to connect and network (with industry communication professionals) in a series of laid back discussions around overcoming challenges and sharing communications tips and tricks.

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Meet the Media | Southwest Washington

September 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
$10 – $25

Join media leadership from Vancouver and Southwest Washington virtually. About this Event Join your PRSA colleagues for the second “Meet the Media” session on Wednesday, September 16 at noon, with representatives from The Columbian, Vancouver Business Journal, OPB Southwest Washington bureau, and The Reflector. Enjoy a virtual tour of The Columbian and a panel discussion.

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Virtual CommCon 2020: Creating Podcast & Virtual Channels

September 22 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Virtual CommCon 2020: Creating Podcast & Virtual Channels

This session is led by Susan Finch, co-producer of 15 B2B podcasts for the Funnel Radio Network, keynote speaker, 35-year+ marketing professional. It is the first step to building a successful podcast, saving you from mistakes, time, and embarrassment long before you turn on the microphone. This course helps you avoid pitfalls that other courses don’t teach you. You’ll master how to choose your host and guests so your listeners will want to share episodes and talk about the value…

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Economic Trends Amid COVID-19 Uncertainty

September 29 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
$10 – $15

Economic Trends Amid COVID-19 Uncertainty: A discussion with Mike Bomar, director of economic development at the Port of Vancouver About this Event Join us virtually as Mike Bomar shares his expertise in economic development strategic planning that can help you build relationships, plan for trends and connect the dots for your clients. The impact of COVID-19 on the current economic outlook has resulted in several of our industries working to reshape how we all operate in this new environment. Bomar…

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October 2020

October Happy Hour

October 2 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Free

Network with fellow communications professionals as we focus on issues and topics important to our members. About this Event Join PRSA's virtual Happy Hour! You are invited to connect and network (with industry communication professionals) in a series of laid back discussions around overcoming challenges and sharing communications tips and tricks.

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Deconstructing Workplace Policies to Advance Equity

October 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
$10 – $15

Dismantling structural racism, communicators are often at the forefront of that work. Join PRSA Oregon's DEI Committee. About this Event Across our country, leaders are working within their organizations and their communities to dismantle structural racism -- and communicators are often at the forefront of that work. But where do we start? What does that look like? PRSA Oregon’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee invites you to “Deconstructing workplace policies to advance equity,” featuring Kat Hendrix, J.D., statewide partnerships manager at…

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