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April’s IPA 12/60 Recording Now Available (and Proposal Template)!

April’s IPA 12/60 teleseminar “The proposal process, best practices, and finalizing the contract” with panelists Greg Brooks, West Third Group and Gina Milani of Milani Marketing & PR LLC explored the proposal process and led discussions around the following questions: What makes a winning proposal? Is it different for different audiences? What are the steps in the process? Are there circumstances in which you should charge for a proposal? How do you determine retainer vs. time and expense? Check out the on demand recording and check out the proposal template made available courtesy of PRSA IPA.

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Save the Date! WEBINAR – “Changing the Conversation: How Independent PR Professionals Can Differentiate Themselves in a Crowded Marketplace”

We’ve just landed Linda J. Popky, President Leverage2Market Associates, Inc. as our special guest for our August 4 webinar. Linda is the author of the recently published book “Marketing Above the Noise.”April 15 Popky Book


  • Why it’s so important to stand out in today’s noisy, cluttered environment
  • The PR practitioner as strategic adviser
  • Eliminating distractions: keeping the focus on results, not tactics
  • Redefining success: helping clients stand out from the crowd
  • Leveraging key differentiators to build your practice

You can register for this exciting event here.

IPA’s NEW Social Media Reboot! No foolin’!

We have new IPA social media plans and channels with you! We’re eager to have you join us on our new social media channels.

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Starting with our new PRSA IPA Facebook Page and PRSA IPA Twitter. We plan to post notices about our monthly teleseminar topics there, and to share any other useful Indie content we find – including useful tips from IPA members’, too! Please take a look. We hope you “Like it”.