Pros and cons of using an RFP to find a new PR firm

Pros and cons of using an RFP to find a new PR firm

If your tech startup finds itself in need of the services of a PR firm, you may wonder if using an RFP, or request for proposal, is the way to go. Pursuing an RFP involves creating a document that explains 1) the particular needs of your company, 2) the capabilities...
What VCs should know about startup PR

What VCs should know about startup PR

As a VC, you recognize potential when you see it. When a promising startup pops up on your radar, it’s typically not hard for you to determine whether or not there’s investment value. Once you take the next step and add that startup to your portfolio, however, part of...
How to tighten your PR budget during coronavirus

How to tighten your PR budget during coronavirus

COVID-19 and its ensuing economic woes has demanded that tech startups revise their budgets, specifically when it comes to PR and marketing.  While now is not the time to go full force with expensive campaigns and costly PR events, PR still holds value for your...
The best tools for PR professionals

The best tools for PR professionals

Advances in technology continue to change the playing field for PR professionals.  Finding a sketch artist or graphic designer to create a visual storyboard or infographic is ancient history. Instead, public relations professionals can go to a website and make one...