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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5 tips for hiring & managing interns – virtually

Posted on May 27, 2020 by Sandy Dubay and filed under COVID Pivoting, Hiring.

Earlier this year, we planned on hiring a paid marketing intern for the summer. Then, COVID hit and the world changed almost overnight. Our team began working remotely from home. Our economic development clients became front-line responders and we worked alongside them to get information out to their communities as fast as possible. Amidst this …

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3 Marketing Tips for the Understaffed and Overworked

Posted on August 22, 2018 by Sandy Dubay and filed under Advertising, Content Creation, Digital Marketing, Economic Development, Team Building.

As a one or two-person EDO office, it can be a struggle to keep up with marketing (not to mention all of your other daily to-do’s!). You’re overworked. You’ve got too many day-to-day prospect to-do’s happening that you absolutely have to deal with. So your marketing plan implementation, strategic planning, and content calendar all end …

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Valued intern experience yields organizational growth

How to Utilize Interns to Grow Your Organization

Posted on January 12, 2017 by Sandy Dubay and filed under Business Development, Giving Back, Hiring, Team Building.

Over the course of my business, we’ve had over 30 interns! This has been one of the best investments in my business. While interns usually work for free as long (as they’re getting college credit), they’re a great way to invest in someone’s future and your company’s progress. During their internship, it’s a great opportunity …

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