Archive for Self-Promotion

20MAAB with Sir Rocha Says: How to Grow Your Blog, Like a Boss

We were lucky enough to have Sir Rocha Says (sirrochasays.com), a local Rochester, NY food & drink blogger, join us for our April 20MAAB. She shared 5 key lessons relative to how she build her personal brand, increased her readership and social media following in…

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RAF 25: Return on Innovation

The RAF is officially 25 years old. We can rent a car now if we want to. 25 years for any organization is an achievement (certainly if it’s 100% run by volunteers) and we’re still making our mark on the industry as it continues to…

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In case you missed the last 20 Minutes and a Beer, we got it all on video.

Chris Lyons and his freelance insights managed to pack the Tap & Mallet last week. So much so that many of us found ourselves standing in the back or at the bar because there just wasn’t enough room. In case you were one of those…

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Roc Rocks!

Rochester is home to considerable communications talent. On the heels of yet another successful Addy Award ceremony, the Public Relations Society of America Rochester Chapter celebrated the 20th year of its annual PRism Awards program. The event was held on June 11 at Casa Larga…

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What do you want?

I’ll start by saying I’ve seen this approach succeed twice in the past 3 months, so I’m starting to believe that there may be some merit to it. I’ve found that clearly identifying and making known what you want out of a situation can do…

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Love for LinkedIn

I’m going for a job interview this week. I know the name of my interviewer and her organization. Within 2 minutes I expect to know her background, what she looks like, and whether or not I know anyone who knows her. Yes, I’m talking about…

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Sent from my iPhone.

while i love my iphone am not afraid to show it, i have to wonder what my new email signature says about me. on-trend early adopter? check. but as a freelancer, it also admits to any client e-mail recipient that i am definitely not in…

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Crickets

helloooooooo…is anybody out there? just wondering cuz it gets pretty lonely in here. if you’re listening, i got a proposition for ya. done any good work lately? something you’ve been itching to show off? well, let’s have it. honestly, i’d (heck, we’d) love to see…

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Local creative goes big. Really, really big.

So there I was in Barnes and Noble, nibbling my scone, sipping my Fiji and fueling my creativity with the October 2008 issue of How. Which just so happens to be the Self-Promotion Annual. And right there on page 94 is our 2008 ADDY Best…

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