Two thousand and eighteen is just a matter of weeks away. Brands are already wondering what will be the top public relations trends for the upcoming year and how they can stay ahead of the curve. Here are three of what will be the top PR trends for 2018 that brands must be aware of ..
Planning is essential for success. That is especially true when it comes to public relations for it to be truly successful and show a return on investment. Public relations isn’t about getting non-stop media coverage, rather it is about getting before your target audience (consumers and businesses) in a way that influences them to seek ..
Many people often wonder what the difference is between marketing and public relations. The two seem so intertwined in people’s minds that very often people consider them to be the same. Nothing could be further from the truth. Public relations and marketing while essential to success are totally different. So how should both be defined? ..
Everybody loves stories –romance stories, action stories, mystery stories, success stories – you name it and someone loves it. Storytelling is a basic thread of human communications. People connect with stories, remember stories, and share them with others. We’re pre-wired for stories. It’s how we communicate. People make decisions daily. While they use data or ..
Whether you are a corporate leader, author, entertainer, athlete, or seeking to influence public policy, you know that you need public relations. Yet despite this, many people are uncertain of what the benefits of public relations are. First you have to understand what public relations is. A basic definition of what public relations does for ..
A very common question asked when considering public relations is, do I need a public relations agency? The answer is yes, you do need a public relations agency for a variety of reasons (and not just because we are a public relations agency). Why you ask do you need a public relations agency? Let us ..
Trade shows provide an excellent opportunity to reach decision makers and buyers regardless of if your targets are businesses or consumers. Recent studies show that most buyers and decision makers reach a decision on a product or service based upon the trade show exhibit they viewed. For many companies, especially smaller ones, a major industry ..
A key component of a successful public relations strategy is media relations. Whether you are promoting a company, new product, new service, a book, or movie, the best way to get the word out and reach your target audience is through the media
Businesses seek to attract attention to their newest brand, product or service. With about a quarter of a million new product and service launches globally each year, and countless established brands seeking coverage, it’s not always easy for a new company get the publicity it seeks. But, it’s possible to break through the clutter
Speaking engagements are a critical part of any public relations campaign. They allow a person to get before their target audience and directly communicate with them. Authors find that after a speaking engagement, members of the audience will purchase copies of their book. Business leaders find that after a speaking engagement members of the audience will be interested in their products and services. In addition, speaking engagements assist in branding the speaker as an expert in their field