Best Social Media Tips for Business

People still ask me and I still love to have this conversation, although the method behind the social media madness has changed over the years, my suggestions, from years as a PR professional and as a consultant that has managed brands for over 100 clients, are generally the same. We could write an entire book on how to be successful in social media, as social media marketing is both complex and simple. There are a few pieces of advice that apply to everyone...

What’s Shakin’? The Social Shake-Up: Media Articles by Julia Angelen Joy

The Social Shake-Up Show is the "only social media conference of its kind in the world —focused on using social media to “shake up” your brand, your sales, your customer engagement." Now that is an idea that I can get behind! I was super excited when asked me to come aboard as a writer for … Continue reading What’s Shakin’? The Social Shake-Up: Media Articles by Julia Angelen Joy

Storytelling in Public Relations – A Prime Time PR Chat About Telling Stories for Better PR

Storytelling in Public Relations – A Prime Time PR Chat About Telling Stories for Better PR

We got to spend some time with one of my favorite Twitter friends, Keith R. Pillow (@CaddyMarketing) who owns Caddy Marketing, an integrated marketing consulting firm focused on branding, public relations, and social media strategies for SMBs. We share the same birthday, so as a verified Virgos, we see things the same way most of … Continue reading Storytelling in Public Relations – A Prime Time PR Chat About Telling Stories for Better PR

Who is afraid PR of ROI? – A Prime Time PR Chat About Return on Investment for Public Relations Campaigns

Who is afraid PR of ROI? – A Prime Time PR Chat About Return on Investment for Public Relations Campaigns

This week on Prime Time PR chat we had Jo Detavernier, Principal at Detavernier Strategic Communication, who was kind enough to take time out of his busy client schedule to tweet with us on the very important topic of ROI in public relations. According to Paul Homes, PR has a FOFO (fear of finding out) problem as … Continue reading Who is afraid PR of ROI? – A Prime Time PR Chat About Return on Investment for Public Relations Campaigns

PR & Politics: When Public Relations and the World of Politics Collide for Businesses

PR & Politics: When Public Relations and the World of Politics Collide for Businesses

Having worked in public affairs and for elected officials in a variety of roles, I love to watch PR and Politics collide. It happens more and more these days and senior public relations professionals have to be prepared for when (not if) their company gets plunged into a political issue. Often unintended, the results can have … Continue reading PR & Politics: When Public Relations and the World of Politics Collide for Businesses