Press Release Mistakes Destroy Opportunities

In Journalism school I was taught that, like a resume, even one misspelling could cause an editor to trash your press release.  Good writing makes a huge impact on your ability to achieve PR.  Mistakes make you look unprofessional and too busy to care.  Take heed and avoid these mistakes: Top 25 grammar and language … Continue reading

Twitter the New CNN

When you’re in PR you have one eye or ear on the news while conducting work for clients.  It’s tricky but I suppose it’s a good thing I’m a multi-tasker. Using social media has made it even easier for me to keep up on the news.  I literally get all my headlines on Twitter and … Continue reading

What Media Crunches Mean To Your PR Efforts

Although it has presented a load of opportunities for businesses and individuals, the Internet has been very hard on traditional media, especially newspapers and TV. Those who failed to embrace the Internet right off the bat are making staff cuts that can hurt your chances of achieving positive public relations, unless you’re knowledgeable and sensitive. … Continue reading

Attracting Positive Public Relations

Generating positive public relations is all about THE STORY. What is your story and why are you unique in the industry or amongst your competition? When I sit down to learn about a new business I often listen for key things: 1. What is your direct competition in the market like? How unique are you? … Continue reading