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A Publicist’s Guide to Stress-Busting

A Publicist’s Guide to Stress-Busting

The month of April marks Stress Awareness Month, meaning it’s a great time to take a step back and recognize what stress is and how we all deal with our individual stressors. The National Institute of Mental Health defines stress as “…how the brain and body respond to any demand. Every type of demand or […]

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The Importance of Direct Meetings and Why Your Agency Should Make Them A Priority

The Importance of Direct Meetings and Why Your Agency Should Make Them A Priority

At our lifestyle public relations firm, Konnect Agency, we make it a priority to have a direct report or one-on-one meetings with our managers once every two weeks.  It is important to have these regular types of meetings because of the face to face access to your manager, especially for those who are not located […]

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Navigating the world of desksides… and whether they’re worth it

Navigating the world of desksides… and whether they’re worth it

When a new product is coming to the market, one of the discussions you should have with your public relations agency is whether or not you should pursue desksides with editors and reporters. Desksides give you the opportunity to meet face-to-face with the media and can be anywhere from five to 15 minutes long. Generally, […]

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Tips to Smoothly Transfer from In-House to Agency Public Relations

Tips to Smoothly Transfer from In-House to Agency Public Relations

Truth be told, you can’t really know what to expect when transitioning from in-house public relations to agency life until you actually make the change. Honestly, it can be a little jarring, especially when you’re joining a faced-paced, successful public relations agency like Konnect. But fear not! I first began my PR career with an […]

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Publicists’ Hacks For Mastering Work & Travel

Publicists’ Hacks For Mastering Work & Travel

Traveling can always take a toll on your physical and mental health, especially with the long days and treacherous security lines at the airport. Sometimes we get so accustomed to taking a snooze on the plane or playing a game of Yahtzee with our new friend in seat 22D – we forget that people actually […]

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