Ways to Support Small Businesses during Small Business Week

Posted on May 5, 2021 by Sandy Dubay and filed under Client Stories, COVID Pivoting, Economic Development, Small Business, Social Media.

It’s Small Business Week! We always say that we should be supporting and celebrating local small businesses year round. However, the great thing about Small Business Week is that it brings extra attention to small businesses all over the country. Here are some ways to show your support this week: Check in with businesses who …

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Thinking of hiring summer interns?

Posted on April 27, 2021 by Sandy Dubay and filed under Business Development, Economic Development, Giving Back, Hiring, Relationship Building, Travel & Tourism.

As summer is getting closer, are you considering hiring interns? We know a lot about hiring interns here at Platinum PR… We’ve had over 30 interns! This has been one of my best investments in my business. Hiring interns is a great way to invest in someone’s future and your company’s progress. During their internship, …

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Looking for a speaker for upcoming virtual events?

Posted on January 13, 2021 by Sandy Dubay and filed under Economic Development, Event Planning, Personal Share.

During the past 10 months of social distancing, businesses and organizations have continued to find valuable ways to bring people together. While in many ways, we’re now more isolated than ever, virtual events provide a way to reach a bigger audience, bring communities together, and provide learning opportunities so that we can all continue to …

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Make “Small Business Saturday” last all year long [8 Weeks of Thanks]

Posted on December 29, 2020 by Sandy Dubay and filed under 8 Weeks of Thanks, Economic Development, Frederick, Maryland, Giving Back, Small Business.

We’re nearly to the end of 2020… I know we are all together in celebrating the end of this year with hopes for positive change in the year ahead! We’re also coming close to the end of our 8 Weeks of Thanks. What an amazing 8 weeks! It has been a joyful experience for the …

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Call a friend [8 Weeks of Thanks]

Posted on December 22, 2020 by Sandy Dubay and filed under 8 Weeks of Thanks, Economic Development, Giving Back, Relationship Building.

This week, as part of 8 Weeks of Thanks, we’re highlighting the power of picking up the phone and calling a friend! An old-fashioned phone call can be a rare thing these days. In fact, when your phone rings, it might even catch you by surprise! Nowadays, it’s more common to send texts, “like” someone’s …

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The power of giving praise on social media [8 Weeks of Thanks]

Posted on December 16, 2020 by Sandy Dubay and filed under 8 Weeks of Thanks, Economic Development, Giving Back, Relationship Building, Social Media.

This week, as part of 8 Weeks of Thanks, we’re highlighting the power that our words of appreciation can have on the people in our lives… and how we can increase that impact through sharing publicly on social media! We all have the power to brighten someone’s day through surprising them with a social media …

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