My tourist experience at Disney World

Posted on May 14, 2019 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Blog.

Recently, I had the experience of being a tourist at the epitome of all tourist destinations: Disney World! For spring break, Tabitha’s high school marching band was marching in the Disney parade one afternoon. I chaperoned the trip and went along as part of our mother-daughter 12 Months of Fun before she heads off to …

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An easy way to “braindump” blog ideas (Part 3 of 4-part series)

Posted on April 30, 2019 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Blog, Business Development, Social Media.

In this newsletter series, we’re discussing key ideas for creating content. In the last newsletter, we discussed how to collaborate on blog ideas with team members. Sometimes, you may not be able to brainstorm with others, and you need a technique to easily brainstorm yourself! One of my favorite tools for collecting my ideas is …

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[Guest Blog] Lessons Learned From My Season With the Redskins

Posted on January 22, 2019 by Ellen Buchanan and filed under Blog, Communications.

Today we have a guest blog from our Communications Specialist, Ellen! Enjoy 🙂     If you’re a Washington Redskins fan, you know that the 2018 season was full of ups and downs. The team led the division at one point and had a chance at making the playoffs. Then, injuries plagued them and the hope …

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My resolution for the new year? Sending notes!

Posted on January 2, 2019 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Blog, Business Development, Communications.

One of my resolutions for the new year is to nurture more connections. This can be business connections or personal relationships. A key way to do this – especially in business – is through immediate follow-up. Ever been to an event or conference where you met a lot of new people, reconnected with past colleagues, …

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Happy holidays! (+ ideas for making the most of the downtime)

Posted on December 26, 2018 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Blog, News.

Happy holidays from Platinum PR! Hope that you’re enjoying some restful times during the holidays… between food comas and last-minute shopping runs! 🙂 Here at Platinum PR, our offices are closed from December 24th to January 1st. I like to give this holiday time to my employees – and to my myself! So that on …

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