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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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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Sep 7, 2016

How To Make The Most Out Of Mondays

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Monday, let’s face it, you’re not winning the award for most beloved day of the week. Your mere existence marks the end of the weekend and (more than likely) the start of a longer-than-usual “To Do” list. But, along with all of life’s certainties, there’s no dodging you like we might have done to some

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Aug 24, 2016

How To Transform Transit into Training to Enhance Your Skills

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How many times a day do you find yourself acting on auto-pilot, having gotten from Point A to Point B with no exact recollection of how (other than that fleeting moment you whispered an unkind word under your breath at the driver who cut you off on the freeway)? I can say pretty confidently that

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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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Jun 8, 2016

Tricks of the Trade: Millennial Mingling

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For the past decade or so, researchers (along with society, as a whole) have found “Millennials” to be the most tech-savvy, socially connected and professionally untoward generation gracing America thus far. Millennials get a bad rap. Let’s be honest, with the compulsive tweeting, instant gratification seeking and general entitlement, we haven’t exactly made it easy

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Apr 13, 2016

Why Content Calendars Matter: The Most Important Tool for Social Planners

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Are social media specialists psychic? No, not exactly. But we CAN see into the future. How, you ask? We use content calendars when planning social media campaigns and posts. We’ve answered some of the most commonly asked questions about content calendars below: What is a content calendar? A content calendar is a document that is

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Jan 6, 2016

Kick Off The New Year Without Missing A Beat!

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NRPR Group is kicking off 2016 on the right foot! We all know 2016 is going to be the best year yet, and we want everyone to start the year off as their best self. Instead of making a list of New Year’s resolutions, we put together a list of helpful tips, must-have tech, and

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