What is…Wednesday

February 15, 2017

What is Wednesday…Informal Media Meetings

Last week, Abbie had a great blog post about how to have a successful deskside media tour. Alison expands on one of her other suggestions – informal media meetings. To her, an informal media meeting is very different from a deskside media tour.
February 8, 2017

What is Wednesday…Deskside Media Tours

Yes! Deskside media tours, also called media meetings, are still around and they're still effective. Read some tips from Abbie on how to make the most of them in today's post. [Click below for more]
November 2, 2016

“What is” Wednesday – What is Public Relations?

While on Facebook the other day, Abbie caught a status update from The Museum of Public Relations. Recently they posted a link to one of the first brochures PRSA produced to help clarify what public relations was at the time. This was 1948 and was one of PRSA’s first efforts to create a definition that the industry could agree on. And here we are nearly 70 years later and we’re still trying to create a definition that the industry can agree on. Click the link to read some of Abbie’s favorite definitions.
April 1, 2015

LAMSTAIH

Growing up, the adage “Silence is Golden” drove me insane. While I understand the importance of keeping one’s mouth shut during movies and when tempted to […]
June 25, 2014

“What is Wednesday”… What is the best blog?

As some of you may know, our fantastic blog is in the running for Arizona Foothills Battle of the Blogs contest.  We are striving to be […]
February 19, 2014

“What is…” Wednesday – What is PR… according to reality T.V.?

As PR pros, we are constantly asked, what is PR? What do you actually do? We have answered that question in a few blogs the over […]
October 16, 2013

“What is…” Wednesday – What is customer service?

In the past, Rachel has written blogs on the power of customer service and social media. She has found success tweeting the companies that she has […]
February 13, 2013

What is Wednesday- What are the Pros and Cons of Social Media in a Crisis Situation

Today, we can get news just about anywhere--including some of our favorite social media sites. In fact, it seems that nowadays, when a major crisis erupts, […]
October 17, 2012

“What is…” Wednesday – What is #AmericasNextTopSocialFail

    Any America’s Next Top Model Fans here? (crickets) I didn’t think so! That’s because the show has completely gone off the rails – due […]
October 10, 2012

“What is…” Wednesday – What is Quotable Quotes on Business for $600, Alex?

      Over the weekend, I had the HUGE honor of seeing the one and only Alex Trebek hand out some Rocky Mountain Emmy Awards, […]