I’ve been really slacking on my Friday Favorites, but I’m back at it!
Today’s Friday Favorites is dedicated to just one topic because: A) it doesn’t go with anything else; and B) it deserves this entire blog.
Valentine’s Day is tomorrow and whether you spend it with your sweetheart or your friends, it’s a day to celebrate love. I’ll be spending it with my best friend of 30 years and I wouldn’t have it any other way. Remember ladies and gents, you don’t need a significant other to celebrate Valentine’s Day!
Today we’re talking about how social media and PR work together. Before twitter, facebook and snapchat, the only way to let people know that you and your company were going on to be on the 10 pm news is an email blast or a phone call.
It’s the best feeling for a publicist to be told by the media, “Yes…we’ll cover that story.” Our heart beats with excitement and we can’t wait to tell our clients. But…the good news needs to come with a disclaimer.
The older I get, the more I believe in fate. I really think things happen for a reason.
Yesterday, a public affairs officer from the U.S. military in Afghanistan connected with me on LinkedIn. I immediately messaged him to thank him for what he is doing for our country.