May 24, 2017

#TeamworkMakesTheDreamWork

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If you’re an athlete, you’ve probably heard that old saying, “Teamwork makes the dream work.” Or maybe something like, “There’s no ‘I’ in team.” However, these expressions extend far beyond the fields and into the office, and they’re words we live by here at NRPR Group. In sports, these mantras mean that you can’t win

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Jan 18, 2017

Get Ready for Your Close-Up: Facebook Live

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3…2…1…LIVE! If you live in any metropolitan area, chances are you’ve seen the billboards around town promoting Facebook’s semi-new live-streaming function, sensibly named Facebook Live. If you’re like me (and the rest of the world), you probably saw this update and did a quick, “*sigh* not another update to keep up with!” However, this feature

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Dec 28, 2016

Happiest New Year from NRPR Group!

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Well, we did it. We blinked, and 2016 is now almost over. As we look forward to what 2017 holds, we can’t help but look back, reflect on and express our deepest gratitude for everything we have accomplished and learned this past year. 2016 has been one for the books, and we’re ready to set

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Dec 21, 2016

Happy Holidays from NRPR Group! Four Tips to End the Year Right

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How the heck did the holidays sneak up so quickly?! It seems like just yesterday we were enjoying the long summer days and warmer weather (though, let’s be honest, not too much warmer, since the lowest we go in Los Angeles is typically a rare mid-40’s). In any case, we can hardly contain our excitement,

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Nov 2, 2016

Essential Skills and Traits All PR Pros Should Have

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The public relations industry is a very competitive field, full of inspired newcomers hoping to stake their claim and prove they have what it takes to climb the ranks and become a PRo. So, what does that take? Our honest answer: many, many things. We could go on and on about all of the traits

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Oct 26, 2016

Four PR Lessons We Learned from Disney Villains

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Halloween is just around the corner, and we’re feeling inspired by the evil villains who stir up the scenes in some of our most beloved Disney stories. We love that our favorite characters always manage to come out on top, but we also know they must first overcome both trials and tribulations in the face

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Oct 5, 2016

The Importance of Social Media Cross-Promotion

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At NRPR Group, we follow a simple equation: If you have a business / brand, then you should be active on social media. After all, social media is one of the most convenient, ubiquitous, inexpensive and useful forms of marketing, and most likely, any person you would want to reach will be there, too. The

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Aug 10, 2016

Best PRactices: Tips for Running a Successful Blog

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At NRPR Group, we value two key practices in establishing yourself as a brand: thoughtful exposure and, on the social side, being everywhere that potential clients and competitors might be. From having a great online presence through your website and social media pages, to regularly releasing insightful thought leadership pieces through third-party publications, to hosting

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Jul 27, 2016

MEET THE NRPR #DREAMTEAM: CHRISTOPHER VAN NEST

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Another month, another installment of our Meet the NRPR #DREAMTEAM feature on the NRPR Group Blog! This month, we’re introducing you to our Social Media Manager, Christopher Van Nest. Chris has brought so many great traits to Team NRPR, including his positive energy, dedication, creativity and a fresh perspective to each and every one of

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Jul 6, 2016

Best PRactices: Paid Facebook Ad Space

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Facebook praises itself on limiting ads to its users. This sounds great, right? Well, not really, especially if you run a brand or company page. Facebook’s sneaky messaging around how they limit how many fans see a certain brand’s post, also known as “reach,” makes them sound like they have the users’ best interests at

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