Stories by Carrie Fox

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3 Ways to Stay Focused on Your PR Objectives

June 15th, 2015 by

In PR, focus is hard to achieve, especially when everything feels so urgent. But with a little muscle memory, focusing your words, your actions and your goals can be manageable.

PR Insider: The Skill Every Communicator Needs in 2015

February 5th, 2015 by

Many trend forecasts focus on the need for increased visual content, the continued shift to mobile, and real-time marketing. What’s absent is whether those are always the right tools.

PR Insider: 8 Tips for Effective Crisis Planning

September 8th, 2014 by

You have to think about and plan for the possibilities of what could happen to your organization—those big, scary and hard to talk about possibilities that are beyond your control.

PR Insider: 5 Steps for More Effective Nonprofit Communications

May 22nd, 2014 by

In order to be successful, a nonprofit needs people willing to support their mission through donations, service, advocacy and of course, communications.

PR Insider: How to Build the Client Roster You Really Want

March 24th, 2014 by

There are a number of factors to consider in building a client roster. Here are some tips for picking clients to support long-term agency growth.

PR Insider: Taking Cues For Effective PR from the Parenting Handbook

January 6th, 2014 by

Beyond patience, persuasiveness and intuition, there are more similarities between the techniques of good PR practitioners and parents than one might expect.

7 Steps to Better Communicating Your Brand’s Story

May 7th, 2013 by

How do you become a strong brand, too, with a story that others want to tell? By leading with “why you do what you do.”

5 Reasons Why Doing Good Is Good for Business

March 21st, 2013 by

Corporate giving has become highly sophisticated in recent years, but Carrie Fox provides five reasons why any effort is still worth it.

5 PR Tips to Help Your Small Business Thrive

January 31st, 2013 by

Smart PR is more than just getting "ink," says Carrie Fox. It’s about using communications to help you achieve your true business objectives.

8 Tips for Communicating During Times of Change

January 3rd, 2013 by

As we enter 2013, and all the potential change that this year could bring for business, here are tips to remember if and when you must relay difficult news to important audiences.