PR Fish Bowl

October 11, 2011

Tuesday Tips: The Introductory Meeting…

by: in: Crenshaw Communications, PR Fish Bowl

That first client meeting…not exactly like the dating phase.  After all, you’ve made a commitment to see each other on an exclusive basis.  You still want to make an excellent impression, though, while everything is shiny and new.  How can you make sure you’ve got everything you need for a perpetual honeymoon?  Do your homework.  Yes,…
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October 7, 2011

TGIF: Very Superstitious — How Workplace Superstitions Can Actually Help Boost Business

by: in: creativity, Crenshaw Communications, PR Fish Bowl

The quarterback of my alma mater played every game wearing the same socks.  Ernest Hemingway always wrote standing up. Matthew Weiner, creator of “Mad Men,” claims all of these superstitions in this recent NY Times article: “No hat on the bed. No shoes on the bed. Do not step over people on the floor. Put…
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September 27, 2011

Tuesday Tips: So You Wanna be in a Holiday Gift Guide?

by: in: PR Fish Bowl

Holiday Gift Guides – the perfect resource for that unique gift each year, and great editorial exposure for PR folks. Who wouldn’t want to be included in a list of “must-have,” “gotta-get” products for the season? Almost every publication has one – from top newspapers to local TV to lifestyle magazines to technology blogs to mommy blogs….
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September 16, 2011

I Don’t Know How She Does It — Secrets of the Very Busy

by: in: Crenshaw Communications, PR Fish Bowl, public relations, time management

A busy working mother promises her grade-schooler a homemade delicacy for the school bake sale. Having been shamed by the “stay-at-home” moms, she is crushed when she can’t follow through on her promise and instead purchases a pie which she artfully “distresses” and, voila – her secret is safe and her daughter delighted. This is…
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