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At 9:32AM on 25 February 2013,
I am looking for a Powerpoint background or template in the rotary colors/design of 2013-2014. Can anyone help?
At 12:19PM on 7 September 2012,
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At 9:45AM on 16 August 2012,
The Rotary Club of Clearwater FL (District 6950) is considering subscribing to an online voicemail service for our telephone contact in lieu of a "real" phone. We will keep our existing published phone number, except it will be answered by a computer with our own custom message then the executive secretary will get an automated email that we have a message. Messages can then be checked from any phone or computer. Rates look like less than $10 per month. We are interested in knowing if other clubs have tried such a service and, if so, are looking for recommendations. Thanks in advance.
At 11:46AM on 30 July 2012,
With 9/11 fast approaching and the eleventh year since this disaster, are there any Rotary invocations that can be utilized at a meeting on that day?
At 9:38AM on 19 July 2012,
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At 10:00AM on 26 March 2012,
Hello Rotarian's, Our club organizes many events. all with great success. But even after the hard work of many fellow Rotarian, we hear negative comments about our club. Why don't we hire a PR firm that would help us nurture our growth and reputation. I know a good PR firm which can help us http://www.genesisbm.in/ as we have a presence in many countries..
At 10:44AM on 15 September 2011,
I am looking for a nice "short speech" to celebrate one club's 10th anniversary -- does anyone know of such an information paper or have a template that I can use??
At 10:28AM on 13 September 2011,
Hello Rotarians, Hopefully I'm not in the wrong discussion. I was curious to know how long the rotary club has hosted ribfest across Canada and the United states. Thank you!
At 10:00AM on 26 August 2011,
Dinesh Pandya (Dist-3140)
With increased usage of social networking sites, we have presence on Face Book and flickr. We all should have a page on Face Book and we should post our club activity. Every Club President may not net-savvy, but club can assign this task to a member who love to remail online on such social networking. This will generate very good PR over a period of time.
At 9:36AM on 31 January 2011,
PP Asstt Gov Elect Dr Vinod Goyal
to enhance the effective public relations .. one of the basis of the idea is talk about the benefit of others .. you will be benefited .... for ex talk about the benefit of spouse or children ... you will be loved more than you think of ... similarly ... start a project on local TV channel ... call Medical or legal expert ... ask rotarian to take interview ... ask the question which every person with the doctor asks ... & let the expert reply ... & let the people of that city watch ... & let them ask live question to the speaker .... do it every friday .... in every city there are number of learned speakers & also number of rotarians to serve as learned speaker & mediator ...... for more detail about enhancing effectiveness in Public relation project ... email email@example.com ... by PP Asstt Gov Elect ( from RIPE district 3060) dr vinod kumar goyal Psychiatrist
At 9:40AM on 1 November 2010,
Re: At 9:51AM on 29 September 2010, S K Nanda wrote: Can anyone educate me on the Rotary protocol when there is a gathering involving Rotary leaders such as DG, DGN, DGE, Presidents etc and government officials. How should the MC address these people and in what order. __________________ I would say you address those people in the order of seniority and ranking hierachy, but by their full tiltes, not abbreiviated ones, to keep people from becoming sick of the Rotary jargons and hot air!
At 9:51AM on 29 September 2010,
S K Nanda
Can anyone educate me on the Rotary protocol when there is a gathering involving Rotary leaders such as DG, DGN, DGE, Presidents etc and government officials. How should the MC address these people and in what order.
At 9:46AM on 12 March 2010,
Message to Rotarians who read French: Have a look at page "ROTARY LATIN" on FACEBOOK. Rotary density (Numner of Rotarians per 1000 pop.) is very low in Latin countries. 240 000 members are missing in Latin Europe. http://www.facebook.com/topic.php?topic=14403&uid=356291803196#!/group.php?gid=356291803196
At 10:13AM on 23 November 2009,
Jose M. Deodores
Is there a book of protocol that we rotarians can use in anniversary celebrations, inductions and rotary affairs. If there is, how can I have a copy?
At 9:28AM on 10 August 2009,
In July, one of our state'sRotarians made national and international TV shows and newspapers by making an online joke about the US President's wife. Jokes pulled off the Internet in some of our Rotary clubs in our city for have become standard for the "Health & Happiness" portion of our weekly programs, causing embarrassment to members and guests. The jokes have derided people due to gender, nationality, race, political party, and religion. Does anyone have a description of what "health & happiness" should be about? If not, I'm going to make one up to say that jokes are not needed and discouraged and that the speaker should report on any good things that have happened to members and to let us know which members may need our assistance due to illness or some other issue. Does the "joke" problem exist anywhere else or is it just limited to our area? It doesn't build good will and better friendships.
At 9:10AM on 7 August 2009,
Jennifer L. Boudreau
We are hosting a charter night on October 28 and I would like to know if there is an agenda/protocol sheet out there for our use? Thank you kindly for a prompt response!
At 9:26AM on 6 July 2009,
Can anyone educate me on the Rotary protocol when there is a gathering involving Rotary leaders such as DG, Presidents etc and government officials. How should the MC address these people and in what order.
At 1:33PM on 22 June 2009,
Get you believe this PR Campaign for American Wine. It is the most clever I've seen in years. Cost $60,000. Murphy Goode Winery in Sonoma is taking a different path for promoting it's Sonoma wines - great pay and a free house in Sonoma for the winner of their "Really Goode Job" campaign. This is a very interesting example of marketing, using new social media techniques. Candidates are asked to post a video - one minute only. My son has applied. The link is: http://bit.ly/1604WD - He would appreciate your vote. You may recognize a small cafe in Lyon among some of the pictures he uses - the one with fondue ... or is it Raclette? Can you imagine the response if a French winemaker offered a Chateau in Bordeaux to someone to start blogging for them? Instant communications ... aged wines. Seems a contradiction. Or the Rotary offer an all expense paid trip to "X" for the president of a club that brings in the biggest growth in membership in the upcoming year. That club gets celebrated in the Rotarian and at the next big Rotary annual meeting. It's a new world. Don't forget to vote - you will need to confirm their email to you, but the company does not spam so it's OK.
At 9:11AM on 2 June 2009,
How do we address a Rotarian's wife/husband, son and daughter? Is it Ann/spouse, John and Annete or is it Ann for both wife and husband and Annete for both son & daughter.
At 9:04AM on 27 April 2009,
Dear Vats, Congrats to your taking on PR Chair for next term. You should have attended your District's DA (District Assembly) where all incoming officers are given "training" and "briefing" on the 5 service avenues in line with the RI theme as well as your District's theme for next year. In addition, your club president should have given you a copy of the PR Chair manual where you can find a treasure trove of information on what you need to do. This is also available from the RI website's Download library. But to put it very simply - 1. identify your district/club goals, 2. determine your methods of publicity & 3. enlist help of relevant members and people. Have fun next year! Elizabeth Lim RC Taipei D3480 1st Sub-D
At 9:04AM on 27 April 2009,
Hi there, I am the incoming Chair of Public Relations for my club (Rotary Club of Taipei D3480 ) for 09-10. I have not been able to locate the icon for PR Comm on the RI website. We have Club Svc, Vocational Svc, Community Svc & International Svc - all belonging to the old 4 svc avenues. Now we have 5 svc avenues ie PR Committee included. Can we have an icon for this please? Btw, for the gif files of the 4 svcs, can you give us bigger files please? The icons usually get blurred out on the power point presentations. Not all of us use EPS... Thanks for your help and [hopefully] a speedy response! Thank you!
At 11:12AM on 6 April 2009,
I am serving my district as a committee member in Public Relations for the year 2009/ 2010. Can you please let me know what I should work on to begin with.
At 11:15AM on 6 April 2009,
For many years I have finished off letters and emails on Rotary subjects with "Yours in Rotary" or the initials "Y I R " Recently I have received several emails using the finish "Yours in Rotary Service" Is this simply a Rotarian doing his or her own thing or is this due to some instruction or suggestion from R I. Consistancy is in my opinion desirable.
At 12:08PM on 5 January 2009,
'Wunmi Oyewole,President,Rotary Club,Agege,D9110 Nigeria
With the existence of Rotary for over a 100 years now in several countries,,it is amasing that many people even the so called ' exposed 'still do not know what Rotary is all about.This may be responsible for : a. the opting out of some members after staying in the organisation for a w:hile. b.people not willing to share their treasures with Rotary. I think this is where the Effective Public Relations come in. Rotary Clubs should make it as a point of duty to publicise the implimentation of any of their small or big projects either on Radio,TV and the Local News papers even though these are major projects on their own because any publicity at all, costs a lot. January is the Rotary Awareness Month,we should all rise up to the task of publicising Rotary in our Communities. NB: Could you please connect me with a Rotary Club in the SW28 0EE London,UK.for me to fellowship now that I am here on a few weeks visit? my email addy : firstname.lastname@example.org and Mobile phone no.07543301570 or my son's mobile phone:07863554681 Long Live Rotary as we Make Dreams Real
At 11:28AM on 24 November 2008,
Effective Public Relations involves : a. Knowing all your stakeholders, which includes your members, families, Rotaract, Interact, RI Officers, Assistant Governor, District Governor, District Committees, community at large, media, local administration, police deptt, judiciary, other NGOs, etc. b. Identifying their communication needs c. Preparing key messages and drafting appropriate communication and delivering it to the targetted stake holder through appropriate media in a language that they understand d. Ensuring feedback mechanism to understand the efficacy of your message, and correcting any mis-communication.
At 4:17PM on 30 May 2008,
Hi there Rotarians, I'm specifically speaking to the rotarians of 6440, 6450 districts. My name is Lonny and I am a speaker who delivers a really neat presenatation on memory training. I've done this program for a number of rotary clubs and I understand that your clubs are always looking for a good fun and FREE speaker to visit a meeting. I'd love to talk to you about visiting your group. I'm not selling anything just trying to get some exposure and experience at my talk. Seems like a win/win. The talk is a really fun one to give and it will certainly make you think differently about how your brain works. Email me or call me if you are interested in having me come to talk to your folks. Regards, Lonny 847-489-5132
At 4:57PM on 5 February 2008,
Karen Bridgeman, ORBRClub President
GvR -- Same problem here. I understand that the site's SEARCH feature (top of the page) should help locate pages -- try using the titles of the previous pages as keywords. Good luck (I'm really hoping we'll get used to the new site soon!).
At 4:55PM on 5 February 2008,
Karen Bridgeman, ORBRClub President
JRH -- We're producing a 24-page, full-color section for our local newspaper for World Rotary Day, highlighting the work of RI, our club, and the other Rotary club in our community. 8,000 copies will be distributed through the newspaper's delivery system. If you want more details, email me (email@example.com) -- Rotary shares, you know!
At 5:27PM on 17 December 2007,
Where can we find the old pages? We have a lot of links to Rotary International, but the answers are 404. Linking is one of the most effectiv, easiest and cheapest forms of public relations. http://www.rotary-munich.de Your English speaking club in Germany
At 1:05AM on 22 November 2007,
our club's event attracts over 25,000 people over two days, yet few know of Rotary. Any thoughts of educating??
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