Chat Re-Cap: Do You Use Bidding Sites or RFPs?

PrintDuring the July 24 #solopr Twitter chat, independent communications professionals discussed strategies for bidding on RFPs, whether a far-gone reputation can actually be saved, and feelings on sites like oDesk and eLance. In addition to the downloadable transcript in PDF, the following Storify highlights some of the most popular tweets from the chat.

The specific questions, and top responses, from the July 24 #solopr Twitter chat, include:

Be sure to check out the transcript in PDF for the full discussion. Note that the transcript is in reverse chronological order. If you weren’t able to join us this week, weigh in on the chat questions below!

The #solopr chat – held each Wednesday from 1-2 p.m. Eastern – is a weekly ritual for some of the most savvy Solo PR Pros on Twitter. Anyone with a Twitter account is welcome to participate – see Join Us for the #solopr Chat on Twitter to find out how!

  • David Novich

    Looks like an interesting chat. One question: I noticed a couple of people mentioning LI as a place to find potential clients? What does that stand for? Thanks!

  • Hi David- thanks for stopping by! Twitter’s 140 characters often necessitate abbreviations — in this case, LI stands for LinkedIn. Side note: we have a Solo PR Pros group on LinkedIn for those who are interested: