The Truth About Press Releases

By |2022-09-30T14:13:57-04:00October 1st, 2022|

As with most things, technology has made the world of PR both easier and more complicated. Back in the day, there was a clear path to landing your dream PR placements. You’d either hire a publicist to call their handful of media contacts, or you’d send press releases to let the world know about your [...]

Fuel Your Business: How Changing Your Environment Can Spark Evolution

By |2022-09-01T12:00:50-04:00September 1st, 2022|

Too often in business and in life, we don’t see the water we’re swimming in. It’s just the water. Take the koi fish, for example. In captivity, they grow small because they have no adversity. When in the wild, the koi face lots of adversity (like other fish wanting to eat them), so they grow larger. [...]

Hybrid Media Opportunities Are Changing The PR Landscape

By |2022-06-22T11:16:38-04:00August 1st, 2022|

There’s no denying that hybrid media opportunities are rapidly changing the PR landscape, increasingly blurring the lines between paid, owned and earned media. These three broad categories cover all media: paid media, which is advertising; owned media, which includes marketing assets like a website, blog and podcast; and earned media, which is driven by public relations [...]

WHAT’S IT WORTH TO YOU?

By |2021-09-10T20:41:37-04:00September 10th, 2021|

Imagine your dream came true. You open your favorite magazine and there’s your cause/book/organization, featured prominently in a national publication. What would it be worth to you? This happened to Wasabi Publicity (wasabipublicity.com) client Pamela Yellen, New York Times best-selling author of "The Bank On Yourself Revolution." 💡 Ten years ago, Pamela Yellen had hired [...]

Three Strategies For Building Relationships With The Media

By |2021-08-09T09:59:54-04:00August 9th, 2021|

When it comes to public relations, much has changed over the years. As my business partner likes to say, "We’ve seen PR transition from typewriters to Twitter." One thing that hasn’t changed, though, is that PR is all about relationship building. Without cultivating media relationships, PR would become a one-sided conversation, which wouldn't be very [...]