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Member Spotlight: Taya M. Jarman
February 28, 2017
Taya M. Jarman currently serves as communications director for the Virginia Department of Health - Office of Family Health Services.
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March President’s Message
February 25, 2017
May 15, 2013, was the highlight of my professional career—the night I won a Virginia Public Relations Award. Recognition for hard work is always nice, but I don’t think there is anything else I could have done professionally that could have boosted my confidence in my knowledge, skills and abilities as much as winning that award did.
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Award-Winning Advice from a Past Winner: PadillaCRT
February 13, 2017
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Time Management Tips for Submitting Virginia PR Awards
February 04, 2017
The early deadline for submissions is February 27. The regular deadline is March 6.
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Member Spotlight: Elia Imler
January 29, 2017
Elia Imler is a marketing and communications coordinator at Bon Secours Memorial College of Nursing.
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February President’s Message
January 28, 2017
The stories you tell for your organization or client should define your values and demonstrate your commitment. If you cannot authentically engage with stakeholders, don’t.
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Tips for Crafting an Award-Winning Submission
January 28, 2017
Knowing what the judges are looking for is key to writing an award-winning submission for the 2017 Virginia Public Relations Awards.
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Individual Award Entries Are Open
January 28, 2017
Nominations are now being accepted for the Thomas Jefferson Award for Excellence and the Rising Star Award, to be presented at the 70th Annual Virginia Public Relations Awards.
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Five Things You Need to Know About Independent Practitioners
January 27, 2017
Karen Batalo, chair of PRSA Richmond's Independent Practitioners Section, encourages members to consider an IP for their next special project.
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How to Submit a Virginia PR Award
January 23, 2017
Gone are the days of printouts, binders and late night assembly sessions at the office. For the third year, the Virginia Public Relations Awards has taken the awards process online, making it easier than ever to submit an entry.
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