Scaramucci’s Top 5 Fails as a Professional Communicator

By Julie Wright —President Twitter: @juliewright If any good comes from Anthony Scaramucci’s 10 days as White House director of communications, I hope it’s the realization that being a professional communicator is no cakewalk and, truly, best left to people who have invested their careers in the profession. Just as it’s easy to quarterback an NFL […]

B2B Integrated Marketing: 5 Step Foolproof Guide

B2B Integrated Marketing: 5 Step Foolproof Guide

By Chance Shay —Director of B2B and Infrastructure Development Twitter: @ChanceShay  Marketing communications in silos doesn’t work. If your PR efforts aren’t aligned with your content marketing and your digital marketing is on a different frequency, you’re setting yourself up for a not-so-fun conversation with your CMO. In a time when the average attention span is eight […]

Best Media Training Tips

Posted by on Jul 6, 2017 in Media Training
Best Media Training Tips

By Julie Wright —President Twitter: @juliewright Our agency meets every two weeks for in-house training and recently Practice Area Director Chance Shay shared his best media training tips in a fun session he titled “Crushing Media Interviews.” I’ve participated in or delivered many media trainings, and I liked how Chance’s presentation so concisely shared our agency’s […]

Five Tips for Successful Social Media Branding

Posted by on May 23, 2017 in Digital Media, Social Media
Five Tips for Successful Social Media Branding

By: Kara Dement Twitter: @KaraDeMent_ In more ways than one, social media is at the heart of how most organizations communicate with their audiences. ‘Heart’ is a good metaphor since it’s both central to the communications strategy and the source of how the organization looks and feels—and of course the ‘look and feel’ is the […]

Why engage Millennials in philanthropy? Here are 4 good reasons

Posted by on May 16, 2017 in Business, Marketing, Non-Profit
Why engage Millennials in philanthropy? Here are 4 good reasons

By Kat Beaulieu—HR Communications Strategist Twitter: @stubborngoat.com There is a too common perception among donor-reliant nonprofits that targeting Millennials with fundraising efforts is a waste of time and resources. If the big donations tend to come from the bequests and corporations associated with older audiences, why put effort into trying to reach Millennials? Engaging Millennials […]

Influencing the C-Suite: 3 Tips for B2B Influencer Marketing

Posted by on May 9, 2017 in B2B PR, Marketing, Public Relations, Social Media
Influencing the C-Suite: 3 Tips for B2B Influencer Marketing

By Aisha Belagam Twitter: @AishaBelaPR Fashion bloggers jet setting to tropical destinations wearing the trendiest floral prints. Genetically blessed Instagram influencers promoting weight loss pills after an early morning session at Equinox. From selfies to flat-lays, these are the types of personalities and formats that typically come to mind when you hear the term ‘influencer’. […]