perceptions of a publicist

In PR Image is Everything, Including Your Own

In the past we have discussed in great detail the importance of knowing your worth, in business.  The PR Industry is all about perception, the fine tuning of opinions and image..image…image. April 16th at 8pm EST, we will be joining co-founder of Women In PR,  Anje Collins, for a members only webinar  to discuss if…

Support local small businesses

Show your community some (much needed) support and shop local!

Know the small mom and pop business around the corner, the one that knows you by name? The small business on the corner that always goes the extra mile to make sure you feel welcome, and greets you with a wide smile and warm hello when you walk in the door? We do too and we love them! No not that kind of ”love’ that everyone throws around so carelessly these days….we truly love and appreciate these businesses, we care about their success, their failure and invest in them!

These small businesses, mom and pop local retailers are the life blood of every community and we support them as often as possible, not only in our own neighborhood but when we travel from town to town or state to state. So with the Holiday Season approaching, we challenge all our loyal readers to go the extra mile this season and take the extra time to step away from the big box stores or flag ship stores in the crowded malls and visit the smaller local owned businesses and give them the chance to turn you from a casual shopper, to a customer for life!

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Welcome New Interns

Welcome our new PR and Marketing Interns!

We are overjoyed to announce the success of Intern Hire 2013 and the choice of our newest Interns for the Fall Semester. After 157 submissions of interest, 96 online resume’s, 42 Skype meetings, and 13 Strategic Thinking Quiz we narrowed down our top finalist.

#InternHire13Finalist PR and Marketing

Asia Horne is a Summer 2013 graduate of Grand Valley State University in Allendale, MI, where she received a Bachelor of Science in Advertising and Public Relations with an emphasis in PR. (Full Bio)

PR Marketing Intern Brittany Wright

Brittany Wright also known as B Bad PR is a 20-year-old junior at Columbia College Chicago with a bubbly personality and a determined spirit. Brittany is majoring in Marketing Communication with a concentration is Public Relations. (Full Bio)

With nearly 157 Submissions of Interest, 96 Online Resume’s, 42 Skype Meetings, 13 Strategic Thinking Quiz’s…we would like to thank every one who participated and narrowing down the finalist was not an easy task. If you were not selected as a PR/Marketing, Web Design or Graphic Artist Intern, please feel free to contact us again when #InternHire14 starts …read more