Category Archives: PR / Public Relations

PR Tips: 4 Takeaways We Can Learn from Awards Season

The Academy Awards were held a couple of weeks ago, wrapping up an action-packed, never-boring awards season in Hollywood. And while there are many talented actors, actresses, and directors deserving of the gold statuette, there’s something else that’s equally deserving … Continue reading

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Networking 101: Tips from Small Business Owners

In our previous post, we gave an overview of several types of networking organizations. Today, we’re featuring several small business owners who regularly network. These networking ninjas share their philosophy and provide some tips on what you should and shouldn’t … Continue reading

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Giving Back: The Importance of Supporting Your Local Community

November is a popular time to give back and give thanks for all that we have. But for small businesses, it’s important to support and give back to the local community year-round. Here are six reasons why:

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Uh-oh, Now What? Crisis Management Tips for Small Businesses

Let’s face it: sometimes things don’t go as planned. Maybe an intern goes rogue and takes to the company Twitter account. Maybe one of your products is causing customers to get sick. Maybe a person in upper management has gotten … Continue reading

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The Power of PR: Tips from Small Business Owners Doing It Right

PR has had to evolve over the last couple of decades, thanks to the Internet and the emergence of social media. When it comes to PR, there are many different “flavors”—everything from high-profile firms that work with Fortune 500 companies … Continue reading

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Small Businesses & Charitable Giving: What to Know & What to Look For

It’s natural to want to give back to a charity or non-profit, either on a regular basis or after some sort of crisis, like a natural disaster. Unfortunately, many non-profits and charities with less-than-stellar records exist, which is why you … Continue reading

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Pitching Story Ideas to the Media: Hints & Tricks

You have an awesome company. You “know” there’s a story there, one that will excite reporters and the publications they write for. So you type up a press release about your awesome company, send it out, sit back, and wait … Continue reading

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