Case Studies in Media Training, Crisis Response & Client Management

May 24, 2024 0 Comments

Case Studies in Media Training, Crisis Response & Client Management April and Laura are back in the virtual recording booth for another 1:1 strategy session! This week, they’re dissecting a media mishap that went viral earlier this spring when Kellogg’s Co-CEO Gary Pilnick suggested that consumers eat cereal for dinner when their funds are tight. …

Daniel Bisett and Tricia Ulberg: Website and Brand Development 101

May 10, 2024 0 Comments

Daniel Bisett and Tricia Ulberg: Website and Brand Development 101 On the show this week, we have a double guest interview! Daniel Bisett and Tricia Ulberg are the founders of the We Rock DM agency and co-hosts of the We Rock DM Amplified podcast. Daniel is an award-winning digital marketing instructor at the McCombs Business …

April’s Reads: Public Relations Skepticism Disorder

April 26, 2024 0 Comments

April’s Reads: Public Relations Skepticism Disorder Today’s episode features an article that April wrote for the Forbes Agency Council, “Suffering From Public Relations Skepticism Disorder? Three Tips For Agencies And Brands To Recover.” The unspoken truth is this: The status quo PR agency approach works against employees and clients. Many brands have been burned by …

ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL: A Brighter Future for the PR Industry (Feat. Fatou Barry from PR Girl Manifesto)

April 12, 2024 0 Comments

ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL: A Bright Future for the PR Industry (Feat. Fatou Barry from PR Girl Manifesto) This month, Trust Relations is celebrating five years in business!  In this special episode, April and Laura welcome Fatou B. Barry to the virtual recording booth! If  you’re a PR practitioner and you use Instagram, you probably follow PR …

Ronjini Joshua: Current Challenges and Changes in PR

March 29, 2024 0 Comments

Ronjini Joshua: Current Challenges and Changes in PR Longtime listeners, rejoice! This week, one of our favorite repeat guests is back in the virtual recording booth. In this episode, Ronjini Joshua, Owner & President of The Silver Telegram PR agency, is back for an industry update. Together with hosts April and Laura, Ronjini shares her …

81: Carin Warner & Carly Martinetti: Agency Expansions & Operations (Part 2)

March 15, 2024 0 Comments

80: Carin Warner & Carly Martinetti: The Mother-Daughter Duo Behind Notably PR Episode 080 Today on the show, hosts April and Laura welcome guests Carin Warner and Carly Martinetti to the virtual recording booth. Tune in as the co-founders of Notably PR discuss their unique business story, from managing client expectations to launching a successful …

Strategies: Anti-PR and Unfounded Feedback

March 15, 2024 0 Comments

Strategies: Anti-PR and Unfounded Feedback April and Laura are chatting 1:1 this week about two lesser-known issues a PR practitioner might face: a use case of anti-brand messaging, and how to manage feedback that isn’t constructive. The PR News of the Week features an update on Tesla’s PR strategy, with a critical look at The …

Remembering Mikal Reich: Advertising Expert & Friend of the PR Wine Down

March 8, 2024 0 Comments

Remembering Mikal Reich: Advertising Expert & Friend of the PR Wine Down In light of the recent and tragic passing of Mikal Reich, our team is taking a walk down memory lane to re-release this interview with Mikal, originally released in January 2021. Mikal’s intelligence and exuberance are fondly remembered and appreciated by those who …

PR Careers: Managing Teams & Tight Marketing Budgets

March 1, 2024 0 Comments

PR Careers: Managing Teams & Tight Marketing Budgets April and Laura are chatting 1:1 this week about two familiar dilemmas for mid-to-senior level PR practitioners: managing junior staff and navigating shrinking marketing budgets. This week’s Anonymous PR Horror story features an honest write-in from a listener who is struggling to connect with the intern they’re …

Rachel Griffin: All About Brand Activations & PR Events

February 16, 2024 0 Comments

Rachel Griffin: All About Brand Activations & PR Events April and Laura are back with another fabulous guest interview! This week, our hosts welcome award-winning PR pro, Rachel Griffin, to the virtual recording booth. Rachel is the co-founder at PlayWise Partners and April’s friend and colleague from our favorite industry award event — The Stevie …