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Communicating a Merger

Yes, that is a Liger -- the merging of a lion and a tiger. Corporate mergers are similar as they are the combination of two companies down to their very core. DNA from business “Tiger” and business “Lion” must mix to create a successful new, blended...

Earth Day – The Ultimate PR Challenge/Opportunity

Earth Day is here and with it comes talk of “Going Green” or just appreciating this big round ball of dirt and water we call home. But as  Earth Day zips across posts on social media and makes for easy, annual coverage for local TV...

How to Announce an Upcoming Merger

You recently received a memo from your company’s board of directors saying your business is merging with another (cue the ominous music as all the hypothetical scenarios, questions and concerns race through your mind). As the communications representative, you’re in charge of getting the word...

Wanted: LT Public Relations Intern for Summer 2014

Are you interested in a career in public relations or communications, but lack enough real business experience? Are you driven, self-motivated and eager to learn? Then LT Public Relations’ summer internship program could be the place for you! We are looking for a college student or...

Announcing LT Public Relations’ Expansion to California!

We're excited to announce that we will officially be opening a Los Angeles office to expand our presence in California and across the Southwest! Our announcement coincides with the hire of L.A.-based PR veteran Eric Miller, who will serve as managing director of LTPR’s new office....

Death *to* PowerPoint: 6 Tips to Deliver

We’ve all been there: That meeting or presentation that was supposed to be 30 minutes but has dragged on to more than an hour and the presenter is only halfway through their material. Worse yet, they are using the dreaded PowerPoint. In the Army we called...

Break Down Barriers: Cubicle Communication

Do you remember the telephone game from when you were a kid? The simplest of messages would do a complete 180 when passed around a group of 10-year-olds. Unfortunately, it’s not uncommon to see this childhood game reenacted in the workplace. Messages get lost or...

Feeling Tipsy: 5 #New2Twitter Tips for Beginners

We posted in the past about how to tackle Twitter as a business, but what if you’re the new bird on the block? It’s hard enough to break into the sea of tweets and get a “handle” on how to stand out but first you...

The Buzz Behind Coffee’s Reputation

If there is one thing I love about the morning, it’s coffee. Come to think of it, I love coffee regardless of the time of day. Being in the Northwest definitely has its perks as a mecca of roasted java options. While not everyone likes...