Oct 16, 2019

Happy Boss’s Day to a “Boss” Boss

Boss's Day 10.17.18

October 16th is National Boss’s Day, a chance to celebrate the people who direct, supervise, manage, guide, and mentor us at our places of business. “Boss” is also a slang term to describe something cool or excellent, so a great boss can be referred to as a boss boss. Celebrated on October 16, or the

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Oct 9, 2019

Life lessons from Football

Football 10.10.18

Autumn is in the air, and in the northeast, this is evident by cooler days, deciduous trees with red and orange leaves, pumpkin spice everything and football. Whether you are a fan of the gridiron, fantasy football or Lucy pulling the football away from Charlie Brown as part of what binds them together; football offers

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Oct 2, 2019

3Q2019 Announcement: NRPR Group Celebrates Five Successful Years With More Awards and New Clients

4Q earnings 1.3.19

We’re excited to announce five years and new quarter highlights, which include being named the official PR team for Los Angeles Comic Con, award wins, milestones and for re-signing two returning clients for their newest projects. In addition, due to its success with clients, it has been a red-letter year for the agency itself. Founder

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Sep 25, 2019

Successful Employee Onboarding

Onboarding 9.25.19

In the words of author and motivational speaker Simon Sinek, “customers will never love a company until the employees love it first.” In order to have employees be dedicated to and provide value to the organization, it is important to make them feel welcomed and prepared for the tasks ahead right from the beginning. Onboarding

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Sep 18, 2019

Goal Setting: You Won’t Know if Successful if You Do Not Have Goals

Goal Setting 9.18.19

While a recent blog discussed why September is a great time to start planning for 2020, in this blog we will take the discussion a step further and talk about successful goal setting, which is the first step toward creating a plan of action for 2020. As Steve Maraboli, author of Life, the Truth, and

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Sep 11, 2019

Honoring the Servant Leaders

Servant Leadership 9.11.19

There are many types of leaders within a company setting. Some take on leadership roles by virtue of their assigned job role and others lead on a de-facto basis. Some leaders are very authoritative to almost the level of dictatorship. The leadership style that resonates the most with me is that of servant leader. “Servant

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Sep 4, 2019

How Toastmasters can Add to your Professional Development

Toastmasters 9.4.19

To call Toastmasters a public speaking organization is to sell it short. The organization, whose tagline is “Where Leaders are Made,” helps its members to maximize their potential and build self-confidence and self-awareness in the mutually supportive environment within a club meeting. While Toastmasters has clubs in 143 countries, the local club, which provides a

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Aug 28, 2019

It’s Never Too Soon to Plan for 2020

Planning for 2020 8.28.19

Having a plan for anything is very important and there are a myriad of sayings to back this up, ranging from Ben Franklin’s “Failing to plan is planning to fail” to Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s “A goal without a plan is just a wish.” As we approach September, the back-to-school mentality kicks in regardless of how

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Aug 21, 2019

Should you check email on vacation? By Nicole Rodrigues

Vacation Email 8.1.18

In 2017, the US Travel Association conducted its fifteenth annual State of the American Vacation study, which surveyed 2,593 managers who are company decision-makers including 479 senior leaders and 2,083 middle managers. The study found that 54 percent of Americans left vacation time on the table. The chief reason for so doing is fear of

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Aug 14, 2019

Podcasts and Videos as Marketing Tools

Podcasts 8.14.19

A podcast is a Portable On-Demand (broad)Cast. It is generally an audio file, but can be in video format. The audience download the file, to watch or listen to on their computer, smartphone, tablet or MP3 player. Podcasts generate brand awareness and engagement and build thought leadership, which can result in increased sales and increased

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