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Enroll in the ‘Public Relations Intensive’ Workshop and Get a FREE Webcast

Want to master the PR game with an intensive four-week course sponsored by Mediabistro?

From today until Thursday, September 12th at noon, you can enroll in Public Relations Intensive or any other Mediabistro class and you’ll be entitled to participate in the webcast of your choice (a $49 value) for FREE!

What will this course involve? You’ll attend keynote sessions with featured speakers from Ogilvy, PKPR and other firms throughout the industry that cover topics from Crisis Comms to Pitching in the digital age. You’ll also receive regular homework assignments related to the topic of the week, receive one-on-one feedback from advisors in small homework groups, and get the opportunity to network with PR professionals from around the country.

Just enroll and use promo code WEBCAST at checkout. Remember, the promo expires Thursday 9/12/13 at 11:59pm ET.

Click here to read more about Public Relations Intensive and click here for more of Mediabistro’s Fall classes.

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Social Media 101

Social Media 101Get hands-on social media training in our online boot camp, Social Media 101! Starting September 4, social media and marketing experts will help you determine the social media sites that matter most to you, based on your personal and professional goals. Register now! 

Upcoming Webcast: How to Get Your Press Release Read

megaphoneWant to increase the visibility of your press release? Once you hit “publish,” your news release is searchable on the Web. Boosting your Google search ranking and getting journalists to write about your news is a crucial skill for PR professionals.

Join Jason Chupick, VP of editorial news operations at MWW and founding editor of our very own PR Newser, for a one-hour webcast discussion on how to optimize your press releases. He’ll discuss simple hacks and strategies that will ensure that your news gets read. Learn how to choose the right keywords to bring your release to the top of search results, how to get the best quotes and how to use social media to amplify your voice. You’ll also have the opportunity to get answers to all your PR questions with Jason in this interactive webcast.

This session is scheduled for Wednesday, July 24 from 4-5pm ET. Sign up now to reserve your spot!

Have You RSVP’d for These Events?

PRNewser and the rest of the Mediabistro team has a lot going on these days.

Join us tomorrow between 2p.m. and 3p.m. EST for the latest in our “20 Tips in 20 Minutes” Webcast series, “How to Pitch Women’s Media.” Guest speaker Liz McGovern, VP at Kaplow, will join me to offer tips and answer questions focused on outreach to mommy bloggers, women’s interest magazines, and other outlets across the spectrum of media that reaches the important female demographic. Click here to sign up.

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Targeting Women’s Media With Your Pitch

Reaching the target female audience means connecting through myriad platforms and outlets. Next Tuesday, February 8, we’ll sit down with Kaplow’s Liz McGovern for a webcast on this topic. Learn about the women’s media landscape, pitching tips, and some of the best ways to reach different demographics within the vast female population, from fashionistas to moms.

This webcast, the latest in the “20 Tips in 20 Minutes” series, will take place from 2p.m. to 3p.m. EST. And there will be a live Q&A, so have your questions ready. If reaching the powerful female consumer is your goal, be sure to join us.

Click here to reserve your space.

Webcast: Reaching Women With Your Message

The female consumer is a key target for countless brands. Marketing gurus at auto companies, consumer businesses, even members of Congress have talked about the “power of the purse.”

The next Webcast in Mediabistro’s “20 Tips in 20 Minutes” series will offer tips about how to effectively reach this target market through a range of media. Join PRNewser and Kaplow VP Liz McGovern on Tuesday February 8 for “How to Pitch Women’s Media” from 2p.m. to 3p.m. And have your questions ready.

Click here to sign up.

Maximizing Client Engagement

Building and maintaining a good relationship with clients is a daily part of a PR pro’s job. Next week, we’ll be hosting the latest in Mediabistro’s “20 Tips in 20 Minutes” webcast series – “Client Management for PR Professionals.”

This webcast is for the junior to mid-level PR pro, providing tips about understanding client needs, upselling additional services, and engaging with clients, even when things go wrong.

Join us and our host Dan Simon, head of Cognito Americas on Tuesday, January 18 from 2p.m to 3p.m. EST. And have your questions ready.

Click here for more information and to sign up.

Webcast: Tips for Client Management

Next Tuesday, Mediabistro and PRNewser will be hosting the latest in the “20 Tips in 20 Minutes” webcast series: Client Management for PR Professionals.

Dan Simon, head of Cognito Americas, will be giving tips and advice on subjects of daily importance for every PR pro – understanding client needs, building trust with clients, and upselling additional services.

Join us online on January 18 between 2pm and 3pm and have your questions ready. Click here for more info and to sign up.

Advice for Hosting a Successful Event

Tis the season for tons of events. It’s only Wednesday and we’ve been to a few this week so far, including a book launch and a holiday party.

Join Mediabistro for the next in its “20 Tips in 20 Minutes” webcast series – “How to Plan and Execute Successful Events” – next Tuesday, December 14 from 2p.m. to 3p.mEST. Maggie O’Neill, partner and senior director of Peppercommotions, Peppercom’s events division, will discuss how to use digital and social media to drive awareness, how to attract media attention and attendance, and more.

Click here to reserve your space.

Webcast: How to Plan and Execute Successful Events

Events are a key part of many PR campaigns. Hosting a successful event – one that makes guests happy and still pleases the client – is critical.

Join us on Tuesday, December 14 for the latest Webcast in the Mediabistro “20 Tips in 20 Minutes” series: “How to Plan and Execute Successful Events.” Our guest, Maggie O’Neill, partner and senior director of Peppercommotions, the experiential events division of Peppercom, will discuss how to integrate digital technology and social media into your plans, how to drive attendance and media coverage, and overall, how to make your event a hit.

Click here to reserve your space.

Learn How to Get Your Client On the ‘Today’ Show

If you’re looking for tips and advice about getting your client on a morning broadcast program, log on to the next Mediabistro 20 Tips in 20 Minutes webcast.

Next Wednesday, October 20 from 2pm to 3pm, join us for “Pitching Your Client for Morning TV Shows.” Lisa Zlotnick, broadcast director for M Booth and Associates will talk about what producers and segment bookers are looking for, why a video reel is necessary, and more. A Q&A session will follow.

Click here for more information and to register for this event.