Networking is a Form of PR

What’s the deal with “Front Porch videos???” and a few tips on why face-to-face networking is a form of PR.

Should You Send Your PR Pitch to Hundreds of Reporters?

How effective is the “Spray and Pray” approach to getting publicity?  Here’s my new  Front Porch video. For other quick

4 Essential PR Pitching Tips for Entrepreneurs

What are the biggest mistakes entrepreneurs make when pitching their business or story to an online influencer or news reporter?

10 Success and Communication Tips from Women Entrepreneurs

Women who launch and run their own companies typically have a unique level of stamina and vision for success. Most

5 Common Beliefs Women Entrepreneurs Have about PR (Busted)

Cold hard truth: Women who are in business are also in sales. This requires subtle—yet shameless—self-promotion, PR and news coverage

3 Reasons to Use Metaphors in Business Communication

The rapid pace of technology and the world makes it more challenging than ever to connect with people, especially those

The Easy-Breezy Struggles of a Former 22-Year-Old

(Editor’s Note: Dan Roth of LinkedIn recently asked me to contribute to his #IfIWere22 series. Influencers share their own career journey

7 ways to reinvent old blog posts

On a recent Sunday night #blogchat on Twitter, the issue of deleting old content was raised. Many bloggers were unsure of

It’s Impossible to do Business with the Candle Lady

I recently went with my husband, Andrew, and our daughter, Stephanie to a country fair. Upon browsing through the vendor’s

10 communication things every entrepreneur must know

It’s been 4,745 days of being self-employed.  In April, 2000, I started my PR and communications company.    A few