How you do anything is how you do everything.Â Thatâ€™s the quote my colleague, Julie, gave to our class the other day while everyone lay sprawled on their mats after a rigorous 90 minute session of Bikram yoga. As a Certified Bikram Yoga instructor, I am responsible for leading classes of [...]
It wasnâ€™t a snap decision, nor was it something I had planned in detail for a long time â€“ but I always knew that I wanted to live, work or study in â€śthe great land in the westâ€ť(as we Swedes sometimes refer to the U.S.) I am very fortunate; I get to do all of [...]
Pitching stories to reporters is a crucial part of an effective PR campaign. Professionals spend countless hours laboring over press releases, media advisories, or pitch emails in the hopes of catching a reporterâ€™s attention.
The problem with this, however, is that that competition is steep. Depending on the publication, reporters (or directors/managers for that matter) [...]
As one of the new associates at Howard Consulting Group, I was provided the opportunity to jump right into the public affairs networking arena by joining Washington Women in Public Relations (WWPR).Â WWPR is committed to delivering outstanding professional development, networking, marketplace positioning, and leadership opportunities to area communicators and public [...]
Growing up, I hated minimum word counts and page lengths. I cringed each time a teacher or professor would mandate a specific number of words on a writing assignment. My reasoning was this: I felt that minimum word counts, oftentimes, led to unnecessary page fillers instead of new, more developed ideas. So [...]
Howard Consulting Group was a Gold Sponsor at the awards ceremony.
On Thursday, April 26th, associates from Howard Consulting Group attended the Tech Council of Marylandâ€™s Annual Dinner & Tech Awards in Bethesda, Maryland. Over 900 members of Marylandâ€™s technology and biotechnology industries came together to honor the regionâ€™s commitment to innovation. [...]