46: Jenn McManus-Goode - Managing Clients, Accounts and Tough Conversations
This week on the show, our hosts welcome Trust Relations’ own Senior Vice President, Jenn McManus-Goode! Having worked with in-house teams and agency clients alike, Jenn is here to share her best advice for client management, including tips for a successful up-sell and advice for navigating major client transitions with grace. April and Laura also discuss what not to do when the company you work for gets acquired, and chat through the implications of the recent unionization efforts at Forbes. This week’s Anonymous PR Horror Story comes from a listener seeking immediate advice about a premature promotion; April and Laura weigh in with their words of encouragement and some advice for finding the right mentor.
Learn more about Jenn here: https://www.trustrelations.agency/meet-your-dream-team/jenn-mcmanus-goode
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