Jul 5, 2018

Let Freedom Ring!

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The American Revolution began in April 1775 at the Battle of Lexington and Concord. The colonists’ original intention was not to demand independence from the British, but to air grievances against the British crown and demand protection for their rights as subjects of the British crown. In the spring of 1776, the Continental Congress appointed

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May 23, 2018

How to Have a Successful Relationship with Your Public Relations Agency

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Like any relationship, be it business or personal, working with a public relations agency requires commitment and communication along with respect. NRPR Group’s CEO and founder, Nicole Rodrigues, has written blogs that provide examples of identifying great clients, successful relationships and those clients to avoid. In this post, we offer some tips to present and

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May 16, 2018

An Open Letter to Working Mothers

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In honor of Mother’s Day and all of the amazing moms out there, today on the blog our founder and CEO, Nicole Rodrigues, is sharing her words of encouragement for all of the awesome working moms who do a killer job in the office and at home. The following article originally appeared on Working Mother

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May 9, 2018

The Next Best Trend to Chase After in the Office: Pets By Christina Margo

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We all love celebrations, especially ones that include our loved ones and our furry friends alike! As we gear up for May, we welcome one of my personal favorite celebrations, Annual Pet Month. It’s a month to not only post a cadence of pictures on your social channels, praising the many benefits that pets bring

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May 2, 2018

Spring Clean Your Life

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Spring is a time of renewal and rejuvenation. It is often the time, especially in cold climates, when after the windows have been closed for several months, to air out the house and do thorough cleaning. We can extend the spring cleaning metaphor to decluttering other parts of our life. The idea of spring cleaning

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May 1, 2018

NRPR CEO, Nicole Rodrigues, on What Tomorrow’s Communicator Needs

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Nicole Rodrigues, our founder and CEO, was honored when she was asked to share her thoughts on PR’s future in Bulldog Reporter/Agility’s New “PRedictors” video series. Here, you’ll learn how Nicole “PRedicts” how communicator of the future will need to know how to share stories across various media, backed by a cohesive message across those

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Apr 25, 2018

Life Lessons We can Learn from Accountants in Tax Season

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Everyone, from the Beatles in their Taxman song, to a teenager who’s holding their first paycheck statement, complains about paying taxes. For hardworking accountants, tax season is the busiest time of the year when work time far outweighs leisure time. We can, however, learn much from accountants on how to cope with busyness, maintain some

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Apr 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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Jan 17, 2018

Three Things I Wish I Had Known in My 20’s: Nicole Rodrigues

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This article originally appeared on Neon Notebook. Nicole Rodrigues has been in the PR and social media industry for for 14+ years and now has her own firm, NRPR Group, in Beverly Hills.  She helps big consumer, entertainment and sports brands really shape their image by using great strategy and very “human” tactics. What sets

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Jan 10, 2018

How You Can Work Social Media Personally And Professionally To Enhance Your Digital Reputation

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This article originally appeared on Forbes Your reputation follows you everywhere. From personal to professional, people will remember you: Are you kind? A hard worker? Do you complain often? Do you go above and beyond? However, in the age of social media, the way you’re perceived doesn’t end here. For this reason, it’s more important

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