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Media Relations: Controlling the narrative
Marketing, Public Relations
June 15, 2017
Media Relations: Controlling the narrative

When it comes to media and influencer relations, you know you need to relinquish some control of the narrative throughout the process. However, for most brands, controlling the narrative – the brand story that is being told – is too important to overlook. While you need to give up some control of your story when […]

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What to expect when working with the media
Public Relations, Strategy
June 8, 2017
What to expect when working with the media

While the media landscape has changed significantly over the last 10 years, the one thing that you can expect is that when you entrust someone else to tell your story, you have to relinquish a certain level of control to that person. For some brands, this can be a tough pill to swallow, but if […]

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The ultimate Summer PR strategy cheat sheet
Public Relations, Strategy
June 1, 2017
The ultimate Summer PR strategy cheat sheet

It’s almost halfway through 2017. Have you sat down to figure out what has worked and what hasn’t when it comes to your summer PR strategy? Here is the ultimate cheat sheet when it comes to your summer PR strategic revamp – all of the nitty gritty details that you can check off your list on […]

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5 things you should know about media pitching
Public Relations
April 6, 2017
5 things you should know about media pitching

We’ve discussed creating content for social media and for blogs, which are both fairly promotional in terms of you getting your brand out there. But what about writing content for media pitching? In past, we’ve given you tips on how to write a great pitch, but there are so many little details that people often […]

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The Press Release Isn’t Dead!
Marketing, Public Relations
October 6, 2016
The Press Release Isn’t Dead!

How many times have you heard that “the press release is dead.” We get it… The world of public relations (PR) has changed and is still changing significantly. However, just because there is a shift in the approach doesn’t mean we have to throw away all of the tools we have used in the past. […]

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15 Tips For Conquering Media Interviews
Public Relations
May 19, 2016
15 Tips For Conquering Media Interviews

You lean into the microphone, try to ignore your shallow and nervous breathing, let your clammy hands fall awkwardly to your sides… And realize you are in your underwear. It’s a nightmare most commonly associated with public speaking. Around 75% of people suffer from a fear of public speaking on varying levels. Leading up to […]

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