No BS Blog

There’s More Than One ‘R’ in PR

June 19, 2017

As PR professionals, the art of media relations is our bread and butter. How does one find the perfect balance of ‘not too creepy,’ while still being personable and hitting our client’s key messages? It doesn’t sound like an easy thing to do because it it’s not. Today we’re diving into three ‘Rs’ for avoiding [Read More]

The Art of the Pitch – Musings from TechCrunch Disrupt

June 15, 2017

I had the opportunity to attend TechCrunch Disrupt in New York in mid-May. It was a whirlwind of meeting new companies, hanging with media, and getting to watch Pharrell perform with a new startup he’s supporting. It was a successful trip for sure. When Will and I arrived Monday morning, we didn’t really know what [Read More]

From Intern to AAE – Now What?

June 14, 2017

So you’ve made the jump from intern to your first full-time position in PR. Now what? Whether you have one internship or four, have been out of college for a year or have just graduated, your first entry level PR role will be sure to challenge you in ways you never anticipated – but that [Read More]

The Only Real ‘Bull’ In PR

June 5, 2017

Public relations may be my primary occupation, but I have a side job that may rival that passion–PR pro by day, bulldog sitter by night. While the two may seem very far removed, they’re actually quite a few parallels between them. For the purposes of this blog post, I’ll keep them short and sweet. Here [Read More]

How to Land a PR Internship

June 1, 2017

Internships. Ugh, am I right? As a college student, you’re told by your professors, family, and well-meaning strangers that you must have internship experience to be a successful adult post-grad. While not a requirement, internships do signal to potential employers that you took the time to gain experience outside of the classroom. The good news? [Read More]