Using LinkedIn Inmail? What’s the next step after reading your Inmail…(hint) it’s not placing the order or making the appointment. The next step is to check you out. What do they see and then will they remember your ask?
Big companies shouldn’t only go for big sponsorships. Judge local opportunities by another standard to be seen as a good local citizen, too – get employees involved in suggesting options.
Don’t waste your holiday party, golf outing or other business event for a selling opportunity. Be subtle, but create a special offer just for attendees. Make it known in a low key way. Give it a short timeline for redemption.
It’s good to write your press release to communicate some news about your company. Even better is to communicate that news story in a way that it also enhances your brand and brand message.
Leverage speaking to thought leadership. Promote it before and after. Feature video of your talk online. Use event hashtags. Invite key people to attend. Use follow up newsletters etc. to stay connected with your audience.
Make sure your public relations pitch to the media communicates the value writing a story on your topic will have. You don’t just need a good story. You need a good story that is of value to the readers.
Is your company on as many directories as possible? Usually these are free. You might just do a search or go on services that push your information to most of the major data banks.
The best city is the best place to celebrate Independence Day – Philadelphia!! I walked by Independence Hall early morning and caught this amazing Gospel group warming up. I am truly thankful for our freedom. Happy Fourth!
Are your press releases one dimensional, meaning that they just state the “what” in your news. For best results, add the “why should the media & reader care” dimension.
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