June 21, 2021

My adventure on MetroRapid Bus 803

Like many Austinites, I have been anxiously awaiting the first Austin FC home game. And, given our role in bringing this professional soccer team to …

June 9, 2021

MLS2ATX to Austin FC: A winning campaign

Left to right: David Wyatt, Shannon McKinley, Lindsay Ketchum, Elizabeth Christian, Lia Truitt, Kristin Marcum “If you’re not on the pitch, you’re on the bench.” …

May 26, 2021

What to consider when considering national PR

Like politics, all news is local—but it’s also all national. What does that mean? Let’s discuss. Over the past several months, Elizabeth Christian Public Relations …

April 21, 2021

Virtually impeccable: Best practices, creative approaches helped us hire up

What a different experience it is to interview people virtually! You don’t get to shake their hand to gauge that telltale sign of confidence. You …

April 20, 2021

The improbable goals mean the most

April 17, 2021, was a day many in the Austin community had been waiting on for years. It’s a day I knew would happen and …

December 17, 2020

“How do you measure a year in the life?”

I’ve missed many things this year, from hugging my mom to seeing friends at events. I’ve also missed live music and shows. One of my …

December 17, 2020

Three big communication lessons from 2020

This past year—the 25th for ECPR—has taught the world myriad lessons about life, information, community, business and ourselves. The pandemic broke a lot of things …

November 23, 2020

Thankful for the other kind of gratitude

By Kristin Marcum​ In the last few weeks of our 25th anniversary as a company, amid a year that certainly is not what we had …

October 9, 2020

Advice to our younger selves

Truthfully, we should be celebrating girls all day, every day. From leading movements for climate change to closing gender gaps in STEM and forming coalitions …

October 7, 2020

Modifying our work for the pandemic and beyond

I’ve always told anyone who’s asked that one of the most interesting parts of my job is that no two days are the same. Working …