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3 Lessons from The Greatest Job on Earth with Ringling Bros.

May 21, 2017 marked the final performance of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus. For 23 years, I have work alongside these world-class athletes, creative minds and over-the-top talented performers, and they never failed to inspire me.

From stories of challenge and triumph, to making visions come to life, to making the impossible possible, every single […]

By |May 22nd, 2017|Blog Post|0 Comments

Warriors Show The Importance of Corporate Culture and Leadership

Even if you are not a fan of basketball, there is another reason why you should be paying attention to this year’s NBA Finals – the Golden State Warriors are giving a free lesson about the importance of corporate culture and leadership.

The Warriors have been rolling through the playoffs, easily dispatching the Portland Trail Blazers, […]

By |May 17th, 2017|Blog Post|0 Comments

The Secret for Working Moms is Work-Life Blend, Not Balance

Like any mom, I’m frazzled, tired, cranky without my coffee and totally in love with my kids. I want to be there for all their ups and downs and be 150 percent tuned in when my 4-year-old tells me about the amazing stick she found last week.

Like most moms, I can only afford to be […]

By |May 11th, 2017|Blog Post|1 Comment

Where There’s Smoke, There’s FYRE

The failed Fyre Music Festival, co-founded by rapper Ja Rule, Billy McFarland and Fyre Media, has been making headlines for weeks. The overhyped, underwhelming and chaotic event that unfolded the weekend of April 28 in the Islands of the Exumas infuriated the masses, and rightly so.

Attendees were promised a luxury music festival complete with upscale […]

By |May 4th, 2017|Blog Post|0 Comments

Use Star Wars’ Jedi Code to elevate your content marketing

“Do. Or do not. There is no try.”

Yoda, Legendary Jedi Master and All Around Wise Guy (in a good way!)
Truer words have rarely been spoken so succinctly. It’s really amazing how much of a hold Star Wars has on the larger pop culture consciousness.

The Star Wars universe is filled with imagination, wonder, adventure and […]

By |May 4th, 2017|Blog Post|0 Comments

3 Essential Tips for a Successful Satellite Media Tour

This story was co-written by Alyssa Valleau

According to Pew’s Research Center’s 2016 State of the News Media, there has been an audience growth in cable and network news, making satellite media tours (SMTs) a valuable tactic in any PR arsenal. In fact, it’s a tactic we used when launching our award-winning Seekender campaign for Hampton by […]

By |May 3rd, 2017|Blog Post|1 Comment

5 Languages of Appreciation for PR Pros That Really Work

Let’s get the bad news out of the way: Almost 70 percent of people in U.S. say they receive no praise or recognition in the workplace.

Now, for the good news: Agencies and organizations can take proactive measures to foster a culture of positivity to ensure their employees feel affirmed and motivated to kick some PR […]

By |April 28th, 2017|Blog Post|0 Comments

Got Grit? A Lesson on the Power of Perseverance

We’ve all been in a scenario like this: You watch your peers grasp a topic quickly as you work twice as hard to master the same subject with ease. You wonder, “What does it take to truly excel?”

The answer is grit.

In short, grit is a trait based on an individual’s passion for a particular long-term goal coupled with a […]

By |April 27th, 2017|Blog Post|0 Comments

When Live TV Takes a Turn: Lessons Learned from BBC Dad

By now, I think it’s fairly safe to assume that most people reading this have seen the now famous Professor Robert Kelly BBC interview. From the moment the first child innocently bounces in, to the mother frantically trying to close the door; it’s a video that keeps on giving.

Working in the PR industry, however, as […]

By |March 28th, 2017|Blog Post|0 Comments

Facebook Live: A Content Revolution

Content Marketing has gone through many iterations and evolutions in the digital age, but perhaps none as revolutionary as the one happening right now: Facebook Live is ushering in a new era, and changing the content marketing game for good.

Although Facebook is by no means credited with innovating this industry-wide trend, they will certainly go […]

By |March 22nd, 2017|Blog Post|0 Comments