Michelle Garrett

Michelle Garrett is a PR consultant and writer at Garrett Public Relations.
7 Things Reporters Wish PR Pros Would Do
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7 Things Reporters Wish PR Pros Would Do

With the holiday season in full swing, here are a few pitching behaviors on reporters' wish lists.
6 Tips for Handling a Failed Pitch
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6 Tips for Handling a Failed Pitch

You think you put together an amazing pitch but after you send it out, you hear crickets. Here are six ways to redeem yourself
7 Questions to Ask Before You Embark on a PR Program
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7 Questions to Ask Before You Embark on a PR Program

You may think you're ready to hire an agency, but are you really? Test yourself with these queries.
11 Ways to Keep Your Press Releases From Being Ignored
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11 Ways to Keep Your Press Releases From Being Ignored

What can you do to increase the likelihood that your release will grab a reporter's attention? In brief, don't give the reporter reasons not to read it.
8 Ways to Make Reporters Fall In Love With Your Startup
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8 Ways to Make Reporters Fall In Love With Your Startup

Give reporters what they really want: timely, useful information that can help them do their jobs. Just don't be a pest about it.