social media influence
When looking for information around a new brand shoes or a new restaurant popping up in your area, what’s one of the first things you do? Find their Facebook / Twitter or Instagram page. Social media has become a default when getting a first glimpse of your business. How are you portraying yourself on social? Does it align to what your brand image is all about? Now more than ever, consumers are looking for access and information to fuel their purchase decisions and social … READ MORE »
entrepreneur ronn torossian 5wpr ceo
Fostering and growing an entrepreneurial spirit within an organization can be a challenging but worthwhile task to make a business profitable and keep it profitable. While not everyone identifies as an entrepreneur, entrepreneurial traits can be found in employees to foster a collective staff of creative and hard-working minds. Now, when we speak about an entrepreneurial spirit, that does not mean that every staff member is seeking to open a new business necessarily. Rather, we speak to the individual values entrepreneurship encapsulates such as … READ MORE »
small business pr marketing
Why small businesses don’t believe public relations are important cornerstone to growing their business is perplexing and troubling. At times, public relations gets enveloped within the marketing arm of business but they are not one in the same. Marketing is the promotion of goods and services to a consumer with the aim to make a profit whereas PR is the promotion of goodwill and communication between the company and its publics (clients, shareholders, etc.). To simply, we’ve outlined the below benefits that come with … READ MORE »
crisis public relations
Crisis management and communication is the most common PR function known to the public. This is because, unfortunately, many brands do not call on PR specialists until tragedy strikes. Giving PR a bad reputation in the public eye, as the bad guys called in to hide or spin the truth and help brands to cover up mistakes and even illegal activities. The Real Purpose of Crisis Communications More to the truth, crisis communications help brands prepare for, endure, survive, and thrive when controversy … READ MORE »
digital public relations
Just a decade ago, public relations mostly entailed media relations and the occasional press release. Today, public relations involve a higher level of creativity and innovation to get the same results. Subsequently, PR specialists transform static and one-sided news media into a two-way communication opportunity between brands and their target market. Use Innovative Technology Because of the new digital age, PR specialists must remain open to innovations in technology. This involves trying new software, programs, and services. It also includes new forms of … READ MORE »