Check out some of the best #PR101 tips from October. Don’t forget to tweet your tips and you just may see them listed next month!
@WomenInPR1: The ability to write and successfully communicate your ideas is the most important attribute in PR.
@prforsmallbiz: The best time to pitch journalists is 10 to 11 a.m.
@MsKamille: If your going to send out an email, make sure the subject is eye catching & the 1st few lines offer a reason to read on.
@Kiran_Advani: What not to do, speak on programs and initiatives you are not the spokesperson for.
@prforsmallbiz: Ask journalists how they look for story ideas and pitching angles they like.
@kulasj: Don’t be afraid of a challenge.
@InternsNtheCity: The people you meet now will be your connections in the future. Always remember that.
@Michelle_Font: Your name is your brand. Be careful what you tweet or post on Facebook.
@yiddischemama: When replying, delete the recipient’s email address and don’t add it back in until you triple-checked your response.
@publishPRgirl: Check emails any SECOND you are free. Don’t let them accumulate – you may miss an important one.
@LOV3RENI: Document everything in email when working on a project with several teams.
@ACaesario: Make sure that every link you’re about to send is working.
@amberbaker143: It’s amazing what can happen when you step and stay outside of your comfort zone.
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