In the last few months, I’ve found myself particularly captivated by what other people in a similar role to mine might experience. I’m the only public relations person at my company and I work in-house, whereas a lot of PR people I know work for agencies.Continue readingMy Strategy For Cold Outreach
I had a LinkedIn profile before I had a job. That has nothing to do with tremendous foresight on my behalf and everything to do with a very supportive father who helped me set one up when I was on my way to University.
Now, 9 years later, I not only have a LinkedIn profile, but I’ve received job offers because of it. I’ve made valuable industry connections. I’ve kept in touch with professional contacts whose emails I didn’t have, and many many other things.Continue readingMy Step-by-Step Process for Editing a LinkedIn Profile
As I’ve written about before, I keep my LinkedIn profile updated even when I’m not job hunting.
If you’ve already set up a LinkedIn profile and you’re looking to take it to the next level, below are a few things I can suggest.
Early in my public relations career, I made the decision to start a private Twitter list of reporters that I was interested in because they covered topics relevant to my work.
This small decision took only a few minutes and has been a really helpful habit that I’ve kept up because it’s continually helping me build stronger relationships with reporters.Continue readingHow I Leverage Twitter Lists for Public Relations
Working in public relations means that every single work day, I’m looking at my media list. This is a habit I’ve cultivated over the years that I that truly believe helps me advance in my role.