August 13, 2014

Do you offer a proper internship experience?

Elizabeth Christian Public Relations has had an extensive intern program since the company’s inception in 1995. For years, we had as many as four interns each …

July 30, 2014

Pitch Perfect: Five Tips for Pitching the Media

As public relations professionals, we are constantly pitching story ideas, press releases and events to the media. A “pitch” is an overview of your client’s …

July 22, 2014

PR Tip: How To Effectively Measure Social Media ROI

As a public relations professional, your company and clients are most likely already on social media channels such as Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn…but what’s it …

July 15, 2014

PR Tips: The Importance of Community Involvement

Lia Pette discusses the importance of community involvement, including her recent work with the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society:

July 14, 2014

United Way for Greater Austin Launches Project

The United Way for Greater Austin recently teamed up with local creative forces Alex Hannaford, journalist, and Matt Rainwaters, photographer, to launch Struggle: The Other Faces …

July 14, 2014

Event Management Best Practices: The RSVP Process

Over the years, ECPR has handled hundreds of events for various clients. While each event may look completely different depending on the client, some variables remain the …

July 7, 2014

The Top Five Meeting Etiquette Rules for Public Relations Professionals

Whether you work for a public relations agency or a tech startup, meetings are sure to appear on your weekly calendar. True, they can sometimes feel unnecessary …

June 30, 2014

PR Tips: How to Plan and Execute a Successful Event

Planning a flawless event requires an enormous amount of organization as many different elements — from the RSVP list to the catering — must come …

June 23, 2014

Travel Tips for Public Relations Professionals

Do you travel often as a PR professional? Levente McCrary, a VP of Account Management here at ECPR, shares her best practices for business travel in …

June 16, 2014

PR Tips: How to Best Track Client Coverage

Critical Mention, HootSuite, TweetReach, LexisNexis … and the list goes on. Each of these brand names, along with many others, play a crucial role in …