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Free Press Release Template – Learn to Write a Professional Press Release

Here are instructions on how to write a press release in the form of a press release. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date CONTACT: Name, Title (707) 462-1954 e-mail Headline – First Opportunity to Pull the Reader In Subhead – A little more enticing information City, ST – Start with the “lede” (the first sentence). The lede […]

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October 31, 2016 / 0 COMMENT(S)

3 Rules for Effective Messaging

1. Stop while you’re ahead Do you want people to remember what you tell them? Then don’t tell them too much. We live in a society with a very short attention span. As you develop key messages, choose your top three points and save the rest for your white paper or e-book. Seriously, how many points could […]

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September 15, 2016 / 0 COMMENT(S)

10 Tips for Talking to the News Media

Get clear on your talking points; then talk to journalists. Before anyone from your organization speaks with a journalist, be sure you know exactly what you want to say. Don’t let anyone pressure you into talking before you’re ready. It is perfectly allowable to ask a journalist when their deadline is, and offer to call […]

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August 04, 2016 / 0 COMMENT(S)

Communication Tips for Education Leaders

Leaders set the tone for communication throughout their schools and departments. With consistent, transparent communication, teachers and staff will have the information they need to support school goals and share key points with student families. Be Clear, Concise and Consistent What do you want to say, and what do you want to have happen as […]

Jendi is a public relations consultant and blogger who lives in Northern California with her husband and teenage sons.

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