The dog days of summer are officially here! How do you plan to spend the rest of the season? Before you jump back into summer fun activities, take a few moments to catch up on our five favorite PR/journalism posts from around the web in July. Also, stick around to discover the top five stories from right here on the Muck Rack blog.
4. The importance of handwriting for communications pros: We challenge you today to pick up a pencil or pen, rather than reaching for your laptop, tablet or smartphone. Laura Petrolino for Spin Sucks explains why.
5. Want to repeat that awesome broadcast hit? Here's what NOT to do: Mike Kelly of SHIFT Commuications shares strategies and tips for pitching broadcast...with some pretty fantastic hockey references, too.
Did we miss anything? Share your favorite PR and journalism links from the month of July in the comments below. Tip us off to other great posts for future link roundups by shooting us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jessica Lawlor is the features editor for the Muck Rack blog. She is a PR professional in the Philadelphia area and blogs at JessicaLawlor.com about getting gutsy- stepping outside your comfort zone to reach your goals.
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