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Nov 7, 2018

This Veterans Day, Thank a Veteran

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On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918, an armistice, or temporary cessation of hostilities, was declared between the Allied nations and Germany to end the Great War, also known as World War I. In 1938, November 11 became the federal holiday of Armistice Day though it had been

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Oct 31, 2018

Halloween Lesson: Step Out of Your Comfort Zone

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Many of us like to stay within our comfort zone and we convince ourselves that we have everything we need within the zone and do not need to stray from there. Once we take the chance and move beyond our fears of failure, being the center of attention and other issues, and venture outside the

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Oct 24, 2018

Fans Gather at New York Comic Con to Meet NRPR Client, Camilla d’Errico: Pop Surrealist Painter, and BOSS BABE!

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New York Comic Con 2018, held October 4-7 at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in Manhattan attracted approximately 250,000 visitors interested in comic books, graphic novels , fantasy art, superheroes, science fiction and other pop culture. It was packed and visitors were excited to meet their favorite actors, superheroes and artists and purchase goods from

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Oct 17, 2018

Blessed with a Fiercely Awesome Boss

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Patricia Bays Haroski registered “National Boss’ Day” with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in 1958. She was working as a secretary for State Farm Insurance Company in Deerfield, IL, at the time and chose October 16, her boss who is also her father’s birthday. Her goal was to show appreciation for her bosses and to

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Oct 10, 2018

Life lessons from football

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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’s pulling the football away from Charlie Brown as part of what binds them together; football offers

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Oct 10, 2018

Q3 2018 ANNOUNCEMENT: NRPR Group Continues Successful Run with Client Roster Growth in Q3 2018

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For those of you following all the great moves NRPR continues to make, we’re happy to share that today NRPR announced we are on track for a record year with agency expansion and award recognition. It has been a very successful quarter with the addition of two new clients to its roster in the third

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Sep 18, 2018

The Power of the Follow Up & Tips for Harnessing It By Delia Mendoza

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Before I came to NRPR, I didn’t understand the concept or power of following up with a journalist after you pitch them. I was very shy and I felt like I was bothering them, or felt that if I followed up that they would get annoyed with me. While too many follow ups can pester

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Sep 12, 2018

How To Tap Into The True Potential Of A Millennial Workforce by Nicole Rodrigues

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It’s hard to deny that the millennial generation has cultivated a bad reputation in the business world. I, like many of you, have encountered those select few twenty-somethings who have entered the workforce with a sense of entitlement that is not necessarily predicated on experience, education, work ethic or ingenuity. Yes, those select few can

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Sep 5, 2018

Does Your Email Send the Right Message?

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Although we spend more time texting and less time on face-to-face and phone conversations in our personal lives, in the business world, email remains the dominant form of communication, according to an August 2018 survey conducted by Adobe. While email is convenient, with over 200 billion sent daily, and often effective as a communication medium,

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Aug 29, 2018

Time to Go Back to School

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Although it’s been years since many of us were in school, this time of year may put us in the mood to start a new project or build proficiency in a new area. It is also a great time for new beginnings and getting organized. Here are some tips to help you to get back

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