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How to turn a crap situation around…in one fun-filled Q & A format.

Here’s how the story begins… {it gets really, really good so keep reading!} A while back, I had a PR firm pitch my book business to a home school print magazine. The editor agreed to review a book. She sent me to a mom, of four children, and I was told to create the book […]

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A positive spin on social media PR

With so many negative articles circulating about “how totally rotten PR people are,” have you ever wondered about the qualities of a great PR person, team or firm? After having worked with PR firms myself, and now offering PR for my own clients, I can offer you a few insights. Not all PR people are […]

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Women to Watch in 2011: 12 Moms in Business

With media outlets and authors chatting away about women and moms in business, Mommy Perks would like to toss our hat into that ring. We know all about women and mothers in business – it’s our Business to know, in fact! Mommy Perks was founded back in 2005. Since buying the company in 2009 I’ve […]

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15 Small Business Tips for the Holiday Season

Small Business Tips for the Holiday Season (Tweeted by Shara Lawrence-Weiss on Friday, November 12, 2010) Tip #1: Be sure you don’t put sales over people. Always care about the customer more than the sale. Tip #2: Do you have enough stock? Don’t over-stock, though, and in turn end up with unwanted products filling your […]

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Doing your own PR this holiday season? Advice and tips to help you.

Are you a start-up business? Short on cash? Have you decided to run your own PR this holiday season? Just this week I was chatting with a friend and was informed that their company paid 5K for 3 months of PR services. The company simply sent out some press releases and landed the business a […]

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