Chat Recap: Rush Jobs, Dual Roles and PR vs Marketing 3.0

tightropeA savvy group of independent communication pros from across the country gathered for the May 7 #solopr Twitter chat. The group enjoyed a lively, fast moving chat as they discussed the following topics of interest:

  1. When you work w/a client on a project basis, how do you define a ‘rush' job in the contract?#solopr
  2. Can someone do PR and still be a journalist on the side? How do you juggle? #solopr
  3. With the lines between Marketing & PR blurring, have you shifted how you position yourself or changed your offerings? #solopr
  4. Do you find yourself competing for the same types of projects with non-PR vendors? #solopr

Scroll through some of the highlights from the chat below:

Be sure to check out the transcript in PDF for the full discussion. Please 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 savviest PR pros on Twitter.  Anyone with a Twitter account is welcome to participate. If you’re looking for immediate answers to your questions and real-time access to wisdom from veteran pros, join us as a  Premium member of Solo PR Pro – our private Facebook group is available 24/7.