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3 PR Skills Developed as a D1 Athlete

3 PR Skills Developed as a D1 Athlete

I am lucky enough to be able to call myself a Division I Four-Time Varsity Letter Winner with four Big Ten Championship rings to prove it!  I graduated from the University of Michigan and being able to compete in athletics on such a large stage, while graduating with honors, including the Big Ten All-Academic Team […]

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Cutbacks are Real – How Staff Reductions are Impacting The World of News

Cutbacks are Real – How Staff Reductions are Impacting The World of News

Just a few days ago, word of The New York Daily News‘ massive 50% reduction to their entire staff shook the media industry. While any news of workforce reduction is saddening and alarming, losses in the media market strike a very particular chord. Print media publications are disappearing at a rapid pace and the pool of newsroom editorial staff […]

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Social Media Platform Spotlight: Twitch.tv

Social Media Platform Spotlight: Twitch.tv

With live streaming video becoming a trend in the digital space, platforms like Twitch.tv are starting to generate buzz among marketers, PR Agencies, and influencers. Originally created with a focus on video game live streaming, Twitch now includes creative content, “in real life” streams, and more recently, music broadcasts. As of this year, Twitch has […]

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Meet and Mingle: Top Tips to Make an Editor Bestie

Meet and Mingle: Top Tips to Make an Editor Bestie

Like the relationship between our favorite medical professionals, Meredith Grey and Christina Yang, everyone has or wants their person. Whether it’s your best friend, significant other, brother or sister, each of us have someone in our corner that we can rely on, go to with news, or if we’re ever in need. In a similar […]

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Effective Ways to Manage Up, As Told by Roberta Matuson

Effective Ways to Manage Up, As Told by Roberta Matuson

At Konnect, we are always working to better ourselves – both from an individual perspective, and as a company, to become a more efficient, well-rounded and intelligent public relations team. One way we do so is by reading books on various relevant topics together.  The most recent selection is “Suddenly In Charge” by Roberta Matuson, a […]

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