How to build your professional PR network 

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How to build your professional PR network 
December 17th, 2017
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Even the best PR professionals can’t do it all.

Whether your workload is packed to the brim, you need to bounce an idea off a colleague or a client requested a service you don’t specialize in, sooner or later you’re going to need some help. When that time comes, it’s important to have a list of previously vetted PR professionals so you know who to call when you need help.

Whether you’re a PR newbie or a veteran, it’s important to know how to build your professional PR network.

Read this post on the Muck Rack blog for six simple ways to build your network and check out some other popular blog posts from the past few weeks.

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Free guide: How to craft a winning PR pitch

As a public relations professional, there’s no better feeling than seeing your company or client featured in a news story.

But when most journalists admit to rejecting up to 95 percent of the pitches they receive, how can you be sure yours stands out from the crowd?

In How to Craft a Winning PR Pitch, you’ll learn:

  • 5 pitching basics to put your best foot forward when drafting a pitch.
  • How to research the best reporters to pitch.
  • The do’s and don’ts of distributing pitches to the media.

Click here to download your free guide to pitching!

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