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Myths vs. Reality: How Outsiders Perceive Public Relations

As a public relations professional, it’s interesting to see how others perceive the industry we work in. When asked, most don’t necessarily know what public relations is exactly. Let’s lend a hand: public relations is the act of building and maintaining mutual beneficiary relationships with clients and media. Still, the world of public relations is […]

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Communication 101 During Summer

We are mere days away from afternoons spent by the pool, 16 hours of daylight, caravans to the beach, sundresses and shorts, out of office travel responses…the list goes on. At a food and beverage PR agency, summer is the perfect season to insert clients into stories and consumer-facing activities around BBQs, outdoor activities and […]

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I’m an Entry-Level Employee and I Read a Book on Management

I recently gifted Julie Zhuo’s book, The Making of a Manager: What to Do When Everyone Looks to You to a friend of mine who was transitioning into a manager role and decided to give it a read myself. To be clear, I am not a manager. However, not only did I genuinely enjoy the […]

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3 Lessons from HBO’s “Veep” for Brands and PR Professionals

Sunday was a day for strong women, and to clarify I don’t mean because it was Mother’s Day. While many have been chatting about Daenerys Targaryen, her dragon and what occurred on the second-to-last episode of “Game of Thrones,” there’s another Emmy-award winning HBO series leading lady that needs to be celebrated and mourned: Selina […]

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The Ultimate PR Tactics from A Baby – The ROYAL Baby

Meghan Markle gave birth to little Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor last week and the entire world went WILD. The timing was impeccable, and the delivery was astonishing. Not only did they confirm she had gone into labor on Monday, but an hour later they confirmed it was a boy, on Instagram, of course. No leaks were […]

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