communications Tag

08 Jan Q&A: The Geek In Residence Helping Startups Bloom

G. Nagesh Rao is the Chief Technologist at the United States Small Business Administration, but his business card reads Geek In Residence. Along with boosting entrepreneurship at the SBA and in partnership with other federal agencies, he's an advisor for a host of entrepreneurship-related groups including...

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26 Oct SpeakerBox Partners with Revature As New Agency of Record

SpeakerBox is excited to announce that we’ve been chosen by Revature to serve as its communications Agency of Record. Located in Reston, Virginia, Revature is a technology talent development company that recruits, develops, and deploys enterprise-ready technology talent to corporations and government agencies throughout the U.S. Revature...

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30 Jun Live from Red Hat Summit

This has been a busy and exciting week! On Monday I flew out to San Francisco to work with the Red Hat communications team during their annual partner and user conference, Red Hat Summit. Summit is an incredible conference for anyone -- from developers to the...

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25 Nov Consistent Communication Is Key

I read an article recently by a public relations professional in which she vows to start picking up the phone at least once a week to talk to her clients. I’m hoping she means outside of regularly scheduled weekly or bi-weekly status meetings or planning...

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29 Sep How Do We Define Public Relations?

We’ve all heard the clichés – business is constantly changing, companies need to be agile, technology is rapidly evolving, etc. etc. etc. But there’s a funny thing about clichés – most of them have at least a grain of truth to them. Just look at the...

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12 May PR Lessons from Jack Bauer

The countdown is finally over and as of last Monday, Jack, Chloe and the rest of the 24 team are finally back in action. While its clear to anyone who watches the show that Jack Bauer does not always put his best message forward or frankly,...

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07 Apr The Call of Corporate Communications

Human beings are communicative animals by nature, but we all like our communications in different ways. Some of us prefer to absorb our news through newsfeeds. Others are pretty religious about following multiple social media accounts. Some are even susceptible to the siren song of...

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09 Jan New Year’s Resolution: Focus On PR Messaging

Think about all of those New Year’s resolutions you’re now in the process of breaking:  lose weight, save more money for retirement, save yourself some heartbreak by rooting for a sports team that’s not based in the Washington, D.C. area.  Now, think about what it...

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30 Nov Complimentary Webinar: Analyst Relations 101

In the rush toward issuing press releases, developing social media campaigns and more, companies will often forget one of the most important components of any PR program: analyst relations. They shouldn’t, because developing solid, long-term relationships with industry analysts that cover their markets can serve many...

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29 Oct Targeting Your Audience

I’ll say upfront that I’m venting more than anything in this blog post. But I do have a point to make… I am from Detroit and love my hometown pro sports teams, Tigers included. With that said, I’m running on very little sleep this month, but...

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