Fall Season Brings Change and Growth to Dittoe PR

Oh, fall! There are so many reasons to love the season - the cooling temperatures, the changing of the leaves, apple cider, and pumpkin spice everything...the list goes on and on! But at Dittoe PR, we’re most excited about the changes this season has brought on to our growing team and our client roster! Over the past few weeks, we have promoted four team members, hired three new team members and added several new clients. Our Recent Promotions: Mallory Sturgeon - Director of Accounts Mallory joined Dittoe PR in 2013 as an intern, and has since worked her way up to an account coordinator, [...]

By |2019-10-31T13:19:43-05:00October 23rd, 2019|Client Relationships|0 Comments

Why team building is critical (and really fun)

Do the words “team building” induce irritability and eye-rolls in your office? Are you imagining The Office’s Michael Scott screaming, “conference room – now!” while employees slowly trickle in for an over-the-top attempt at collectiveness? Obviously work is meant for, well, working, but an office needs to be more than that. Getting out of the office with your team and problem-solving in a more relaxed environment can be necessary for building better working relationships. In addition to increasing productivity, team building can also improve communication and creativity. Benefits of improving company culture through team building include: Increased productivity According to a HuffPost article, most organizations [...]

By |2019-10-31T12:53:53-05:00August 1st, 2019|Company Culture|0 Comments

The Importance of Networking for PR Pros

As public relations and communications professionals, we’re no strangers to speaking with new people. Whether it’s clients, reporters or influencers – we are constantly networking. However, when was the last time you networked outside of the usual “people you kind of already know?” I’m talking about walking into a room and not knowing anyone. Does the thought alone make your hands sweat? If so, you aren’t alone! In fact, one in four professionals admit they don’t network at all. But let’s change that. Networking is a vital skill for PR and communications professionals. I’m a firm believer in stepping out of [...]

By |2019-07-22T17:01:37-05:00June 13th, 2019|Public Relations|0 Comments

How to Make the Most Out of Your Summer Internship

School is out and summer internships are beginning. Internships are a proven way to expand knowledge, sharpen skills and gain real-life experience while establishing lasting connections in the industry. Plus, your new gig is also a way to get your feet wet and find out if a specific field is something you could see yourself doing full-time after graduation.Summer internships can be highly competitive, but often provide more opportunities to work full-time without the stress of taking classes at the same time. Now that you’ve landed your dream internship at a company you can see yourself working at full-time in the [...]

By |2019-07-22T16:57:01-05:00May 23rd, 2019|Internship|0 Comments

The Importance of Building A Personal Brand in PR

When it comes to communicating in the business world, there’s nothing more important than strong, authentic branding. When done properly, a brand tells a story, builds a customer base and captures attention. As PR professionals, we are often so focused on building our clients' brands that we forget about the importance of our own personal brands. In my previous blog post, I discussed the growing importance of visuals in the 21st century. Well, coinciding with this hot topic, it has become increasingly more imperative for PR professionals to build and maintain a strong image – or personal brand – to further [...]

By |2019-07-22T16:58:27-05:00May 30th, 2011|Public Relations|0 Comments