Category Archives: Public Relations

ZDnet Writer “Creeped Out” by PR Pitch – But Why?

Each month, ZDnet enterprise technology reporter Rachel King highlights (or maybe I should say low-lights?) a particularly awful pitch from a public relations professional. I am a fan of columns like this one because it keeps PR people earnest. A … Continue reading

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3 PR Lessons from Jay Z and Kanye West

I’m a big fan of rap & hip-hop music, and this summer has featured a number of huge releases from some of my favorite artists. Two that received the most buzz, at least in the mainstream media, were Kanye West’s … Continue reading

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Public Relations Then and Now: Perspective and Predictions From Richard Laermer

My former PR professor, Karen Olson, retired from The College at Brockport last year. She gave me a few of her books while I was helping her move some things out of her office, explaining that I would get more … Continue reading

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No One Cares About The Stories They’re Not In

  “No one cares about the stories they’re not in.” Matt Nathanson’s new album was released today. Appealing to the true public relations junkie within me, the above was my favorite line after the first listen. Although he probably didn’t … Continue reading

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