Upcoming client events – and you’re invited!

Posted on October 17, 2018 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Economic Development, Event, Maryland Economic Development Association.

Here at Platinum PR, we help our clients create, promote, plan, and execute live events and conferences. Today, we’re highlighting some of the big Economic Development events our clients have coming up in the next few weeks. MEDA’s Economic Development Week, October 21 – 27, 2018 I’ve had the privilege of working with the Maryland …

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3 Tips to Write Better Emails

Posted on October 10, 2018 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Communications, Strategic Communication.

Many of us remember what work was like before email. We had fax machines in the office to send documents, and used a device called a “telephone” to have conversations with people not in the room. 😉 Then email came along, and with the convenience of being able to send a message in moment’s notice …

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How to organize your inbox

Posted on October 5, 2018 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Business Development.

Did you know that this week is National Get Organized Week? Yep, and it was declared so by the National Association of Professional Organizers (NAPO) in 1992! (Which might be about the last time you can remember organizing your desktop) 😉 So today I’m sharing a few tips you can use to organize your inbox! …

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How to market to multiple generations

Posted on October 3, 2018 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Marketing Collateral, Strategic Communication.

I’ve had a lot of conversations with people about the challenge of identifying your target customer. People say to me, “My target audience is EVERYONE!” And maybe you DO have a broad audience of people you want to reach… But you still need to get specific with each different initiative you employ. You can’t communicate …

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How to repurpose your annual report

Posted on September 26, 2018 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Communications, News, Strategic Communication.

When thinking about creating an annual report, you might imagine a big paper document full of data and statistics. The process of capturing all your results and accomplishments (and possibly backtracking if you don’t have a system in place for measuring your results) can be a time-consuming process. When you DO finally finish it up …

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Adventures with the National Millennial Community

Posted on September 19, 2018 by Ellen Buchanan and filed under Event, News.

Today, we’ve got a guest post from Platinum PR’s Communications Specialist, Ellen Buchanan! Ellen recently traveled to Dallas, Texas, where she took part in the National Millennial Community. Today, she’s sharing what she learned during her trip from engaging with other millennials as well as executives from companies like AT&T and the American Heart Association. …

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