LeadershipWomen in PRPR Team Coaching: Essential Questions

As a public relations industry leader, it’s essential that you take on the responsibility to coach your team. In order to draw ideas from your team members, the best way to do this is through asking questions, listening, and then providing whatever insights you can. Your ultimate aim is to create a strategy that helps your team members solve their problems. Here are some key questions that are essential to a PR team coaching session....

AgencyBusinessLeadershipLifestyleMind HacksWomen in PRHow to Start Over in Your Career

Now is the perfect time to take inventory of your public relations career. For many, we are looking for a fresh start and, as we all know, change is hard. If you need the inspiration to start over in your career, we have developed some tips to help you stay focused and reach your goals. Read on to learn how you can successfully start over in your career. Take Inventory Look over the past year. What...

AgencyBusinessCampaignsLeadershipWomen in PR10 Ways To Grow Your Influence In The PR Industry

Women in PR North America asked our members for some ways to become an important industry influencer in public relations. Although it can take some time, there are certain things you can do to speed up the process. 

AgencyBusinessCampaignsEventsLeadershipWomen in PRWhy Do Public Relations Professionals Wear Red?

The answer is simple: so the blood doesn’t show. Many people think that once a company starts promoting its products or services, editors will be knocking at your door. In some cases, that does happen, particularly if you have the latest “hot product,” but it’s not the norm. Public relations is an important part of the marketing mix, but it’s a tremendous amount of hard, detailed work. Public relations is very different from advertising. One...
What You Need To Consider Before You Hire A New PR Assistant

AgencyBusinessJobsWomen in PRWhat You Need To Consider Before You Hire A New PR Assistant

Hiring a PR Assistant can be a great way to expand your PR agency and your PR services. While your new hire is taking care of the administrative portion of your business, you can focus on your PR clients and growing your PR agency as a successful woman in public relations. 
How To Start Your Side Business While Working Full Time

BusinessJobsWomen in PRHow To Start Your Side Business While Working Full Time

Do you have a passion for something that isn’t what you are currently doing in your career? If so, it may be time to start a side business like a blog or a shop, or side hustle as many call it. Although it may be tempting to want to put 100% of your time and effort into launching a new business, jumping in with both feet is far riskier than working the business on the...

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