The Art of Versatility

Versatility is at the heart of every PR professional's skill set. Whether managing a crisis, altering event plans, seizing a newsjacking opportunity, creating content for a variety of platforms, writing a fundraising plan or brainstorming a media pitch, we are equipped to do so many different tasks and it's crucial to be able to move … Continue reading The Art of Versatility

#PRinthe6: Loyalist PR Networking in Toronto

As a commuter, I get up before 7 am every day to get to my morning classes at Loyalist. But on a Thursday morning not too long ago, my alarm was set for 4:30 am (yes, you read that correctly) as our class was off to Toronto for a day of networking with more industry … Continue reading #PRinthe6: Loyalist PR Networking in Toronto

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Learning Outside the Classroom: a Micro-Networking Session

Last Monday, we participated in micro-networking sessions with local industry professionals for our Out of Classroom Experience assignment. Despite being from different sectors these professionals faced a lot of the same challenges, with solutions tailored to their specific areas of expertise, including: the arts, destination development, education, hospitality, and non-profit. It was interesting to see … Continue reading Learning Outside the Classroom: a Micro-Networking Session