8 Quick Tips for Developing Relations with Journalists

Developing relationships with journalists is what will make or break your success in media relations. Much like learning how to ride a bike or drive a car, it will take practice to develop the skills necessary to land major stories. If your a beginner like myself, there are a few quick tips to keep in mind that will help launch your pitching skills from average to awesome. Check them out below!

•Know the Reporter/Publication/Deadlines
•Introduce Yourself
•Help Them do Their Job
•Set Expectations and Deliver
•Be Honest
•Be Responsive
•Be Available
•Don’t Disappear when Crisis Hits
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