8 Weeks of Giving: Call Someone and Express Appreciation For Them

Posted on November 30, 2021 by Sandy Dubay and filed under 8 Weeks of Giving, Economic Development, Giving Back, Inspiration, Relationship Building, Team Building.

Welcome back to 8 Weeks of Giving! This year, we’re dedicating our series to activities that can support mental health, directly or indirectly. During COVID and the holidays, mental health struggles can be a challenge for so many. Our goal is to do small acts of kindness each week to lift up those around us …

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8 Weeks of Giving: Surprising Co-Workers With Home-Baked Goods

Posted on November 23, 2021 by Sandy Dubay and filed under 8 Weeks of Giving, Economic Development, Giving Back, Inspiration, Relationship Building, Team Building.

Welcome back to our 8 Weeks of Giving series, where we’re doing our part to spread positivity and kindness through simple acts of giving. Over the holidays and during COVID, many people struggle (often silently) with mental health. With social distancing and many group activities still being limited, it’s so important to find ways to …

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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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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 Giving, 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 Giving, 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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Create a ripple effect by supporting a nonprofit [8 Weeks of Thanks]

Posted on December 9, 2020 by Sandy Dubay and filed under 8 Weeks of Giving, Economic Development, Giving Back, Small Business.

Welcome back to our “8 Weeks of Thanks” celebration! Every week until the end of the year, we’re highlighting a different way to give thanks to our communities, businesses, or loved ones. It’s a way to end the year on a high note and create a ripple effect of positivity throughout our communities. This week, …

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