John Pilmer

John Pilmer

Entrepreneur Consultant, Owner and CEO of PilmerPR
John Pilmer, APR is an award-winning, accredited public relations and marketing communications advisor for emerging sector leaders. His firm, PilmerPR LLC facilitated the launch of 4 startups into the Inc. 500 Fastest Growing Companies in America. He holds an undergraduate degree in Business Management and Marketing from Brigham Young University, as well as an MBA from the University of Utah.
Get a Grip on Your Operating Costs By Moving to the Cloud
Cloud Computing

Get a Grip on Your Operating Costs By Moving to the Cloud

Everyone's looking to save money. You probably are, too. Could cloud technology be your answer?
We Should Welcome Refugees. They Are Often Great Entrepreneurs.
Make More Happen

We Should Welcome Refugees. They Are Often Great Entrepreneurs.

The tenacity required to survive as a refugee is the epitome of what entrepreneurs require to succeed.
Why Are 10 Million Moms Missing From the Workplace?
Mompreneurs

Why Are 10 Million Moms Missing From the Workplace?

Technology makes it possible for young mothers to care for their families and keep their careers moving forward but only if employers realize the advantages of helping them do so.
Young Entrepreneurs Are Applying the Power of Big Data to the Real World
Big Data

Young Entrepreneurs Are Applying the Power of Big Data to the Real World

While data has been collected for centuries, only in the last few decades have we had the computing power to put that data to practical use.
5 Tips to Fight Content Overload
Time Management

5 Tips to Fight Content Overload

Feel the need to constantly check your email and smartphone all day? Here's a better plan.
Successful Business Ideas Don't Have to Be Completely Original
Business Ideas

Successful Business Ideas Don't Have to Be Completely Original

Entrepreneurs dream of bringing to market the next big thing but you can do very well just by recognizing the next big thing and improving it.
Don't Underestimate Just How Newsworthy Your Company Is
Marketing Bootcamp

Don't Underestimate Just How Newsworthy Your Company Is

Good press coverage is free yet infinitely more valuable than any paid advertising.
As Your Startup Grows You Have More Explaining to Do
Audience

As Your Startup Grows You Have More Explaining to Do

Entrepreneurs start off with nobody to talk to but themselves. Success brings hosts of people to keep in the loop.
6 Lessons Learned From Student Entrepreneurs in Utah
Student Entrepreneurs

6 Lessons Learned From Student Entrepreneurs in Utah

The entrepreneurial zest of college students in the Beehive State is inspiring.
7 Steps to Up Your Corporate Social Responsibility Game
Marketing Bootcamp

7 Steps to Up Your Corporate Social Responsibility Game

Ever hear of blood diamonds? They're one reason you should keep reading.
How Targeted Press Efforts Raise Your Bottom Line
Public Relations

How Targeted Press Efforts Raise Your Bottom Line

Entrepreneurs who ignore news sources and PR tactics may be left out in the cold.
How Entrepreneurs Will Eventually Breathe Freedom Into Cuba
Cuba

How Entrepreneurs Will Eventually Breathe Freedom Into Cuba

The diplomatic opening with Cuba will slowly allow the export of opportunity, not just goods, to the Cuban people.
8 Resolutions for Improving Your Business and Your Life
Goals

8 Resolutions for Improving Your Business and Your Life

Being more organized and thrifty helps at work and everywhere else.
5 Ways to Leverage Your Social-Media Following to Close Sales
Marketing Bootcamp

5 Ways to Leverage Your Social-Media Following to Close Sales

Once you've done the work to build a following, it only takes imagination to dream up new ways to capitalize.
The Venerable Press Release Remains the Cornerstone of Public Relations
Marketing Bootcamp

The Venerable Press Release Remains the Cornerstone of Public Relations

That staple of 20th century PR is still essential in the digital age.