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Is Chicago the next Silicon Valley?


By: Kristin Eline

“The next Silicon Valley” is a phrase often used by many emerging tech-hubs across the country. Silicon Valley is home to many of the world’s largest tech companies, such as Google, as well as thousands of small startups. This booming tech scene is hard to replicate...

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The #PSL Epidemic

By: Elsa Booras

It’s official:  Pumpkin Spice has taken over the nation. But when and how exactly has the flavor of pumpkin become the first “real” indicator of fall?

Let us begin with a timeline:

2003:

Starbucks releases the Pumpkin Spice Latte just in time for the...
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Client Events in October


By: Kristin Eline

Big things are happening for our clients this October and we couldn’t be more excited to share them with you! Mark your calendars because these are events that you surely do not want to miss.

Xtreme Xperience is giving guests a once in a lifetime opportunity...
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Current Events, PR Problems and Social Media Slipups


By: Kristin Eline

Current events are great tools for crafting  a company’s campaign.  Not only do they supply brands with an ever changing array of fresh ideas and inspiration, but they help company’s find common ground with their consumer and build a relatable brand image. In some cases,...

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August Wrap-up


By: Kristin Eline

Labor day has passed, and we are all beginning to say our goodbyes to summer. With the coming of a new season, the team here at Motion PR is excited to welcome the new opportunities that the fall will bring! But first,...

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Motion PR Internship In Reflection


By: Jack Meehan

As my first summer in Motion finally comes to end, the transition back to “school mode” is in full effect. The agency life, the daily commute and the roar of the city will soon be replaced by… well you can probably imagine what a senior...

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June Wrap-Up

By: Val Galassini

June flew by, but not without leaving a mark! From internal promotions, to gaining several new clients to big events and huge publicity for current clients, we had a lot happening over here at Motion PR.

Promotions:

Erin McGraw was promoted to an Account Executive. Erin has...
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Social Media as a Crisis Tool


By: Christina Targosz

Social media sites have been an increasingly important part of our everyday lives, both personal and professional. Ypulse conducted a studying finding more than half of Millennials today get their daily dose of news from social media sites like Facebook and Twitter. It has become...

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The PR Skills They Don’t Teach You in College

By: Brittany Martin

After four years of learning the world of public relations (PR) from the wise professors and curriculum in my undergrad, I was ready to finally get the opportunity to use my learned skills and show them what I’ve got! Not to my surprise, there would be still...

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