PR Ethics Counsel: Be Prepared

September is Ethics Awareness Month. As a public relations team that often serves as ethics counsel for our clients, it’s important to always be prepared for any ethical dilemma, large or small. Throughout September, PRSA will offer a variety of webcasts, blog posts and Twitter chats that address ethical dilemmas and best practices. Here is how you can participate in #EthicsMonth.

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What Is PR and How Can It Help?

As defined by the Public Relations Society of America, public relations influences, engages and builds relationships with key stakeholders across a myriad of platforms in order to shape and frame the public perception of an organization.

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Perspective From Both Sides of the Aisle

I’ve always loved to write, and I had my sights set on a career in journalism from the time I first saw Cary Grant verbally spar with Rosalind Russell in His Girl Friday. So that’s what I did: got a degree in journalism from the University of Missouri and eventually found a position as an…

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All the Best for 2017

2017 was one for the books here at Common Ground Public Relations. While the year brought many challenges, it also brought a lot of growth and memories for our boutique agency. While the CGPR ladies were hard at work writing, editing, pitching and executing events, Lynese managed the finances, HR and technology for the growing…

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Cheers to a Rockin’ Year!

The Common Ground team was rockin’ around the Christmas tree at our holiday party earlier this month!  We had a blast celebrating a successful 2017 with our clients, friends and family. Music Record Shop’s trendy and cozy 303 space at the .ZACK was the perfect spot to toast to 2017.  We browsed the record shop’s…

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