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January 18, 2023

Resolving to Be More Involved in 2023

New Year’s brings with it many things, including the popular, and at times overrated, New Year’s resolutions. While many goal-setters commit to a fad diet or a flashy exercise routine that probably won’t last more than a few weeks, I challenge you to a different type of resolution—participating in an industry-related professional organization. As a PR professional who is early
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January 4, 2023

Tips for Tackling Trade Show Season

In-person trade shows are back in full swing and this month we’ll have clients attending both the International Builders Show (IBS) and the Kitchen and Bath Industry Show (KBIS) in Las Vegas. For PR pros, trade shows are a great time to build relationships with reporters and scout out the competition. Following are a few tips for making the most
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December 15, 2022

How to Cut Through the Media Clutter

If you work in PR, you know that the media landscape is constantly changing, from year to year and even day to day! Targeted, well-researched media lists and perfectly crafted pitches can make or break the success of a campaign. Reaching the right people, specifically through pitching, has become increasingly challenging for two reasons: According to Pew Research Center, the
November 10, 2022

How to Succeed in Your First PR Role

Jumping into the public relations industry can be daunting, especially for recent college grads. After working in public relations for over a year now, I’ve learned many new skills that go way beyond the classroom .In college, I took a few public relations courses, giving me a general sense of the industry but not nearly enough hands-on experience. Fast forward