PR Marketing doesn’t have to cost a fortune – Virtual assistants can land you media placements!

By: Jeremy | Updated: April 27, 2020
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Let’s face it, entrepreneurs, we could all benefit from giving a little more attention to our PR operations. Delegate your PR operations to an experienced, full-time Marketing-PR Virtual Assistant at up to 70% less cost than a traditional employee! You can learn more in a free business strategy call with MyOutDesk.

How a PR Virtual Assistant can help your business in these times

While the economy is experiencing a downturn, your business can proactively focus its efforts on building its brand, nurturing relationships, and ultimately being of service. It’s a proven fact that PR efforts directly influence prospective customers, helping them remember your brand.

In turn, buyers will ultimately choose YOU when they’re finally ready to buy again!

Great PR brings together the art and science of communication to support the reputation of a business or brand.

Tips for Building PR while Working Remotely

It’s important for any healthy business to effectively manage its PR. Take it from Elle, a PR Virtual Professional (as we like to call our virtual assistants, who are all professionals!) from MyOutDesk.

She connects with over 10 media programs per day to foster PR partnerships. This helps the business that she serves LAND multiple appearances in high-traffic radio, live television, interviews, webinars, and podcasts per week!

Here are Elle’s 6 GOLDEN tips to a relentless mentality for effective PR:

  1. If you want to land a placement, ASK!
  2. It’s all about adding value for those involved, not about you!
  3. Follow-up is GOLD. Respect the timeline set by the producer.
  4. Understand and honor their preferred mode of communication EMAIL or CALL and stick to it!
  5. Be authentic.
  6. Research and listen to the prospect’s content! It’s important to understand the messages & values behind the program or show. 
A PR Virtual Assistant: Your last key ingredient to a thriving business strategy

The math is simple with an enormous ROI. You can lower your costs, reduce overhead, and leverage remote work for your business. It starts with a MyOutDesk Virtual Assistant.

With over 15 years of leveraging the power of remote work, we’ve gained the knowledge to help your business scale, increase profits, and allow your team members more freedom to focus on growth, all while lowering operational costs.

Thrive with MyOutDesk, your partner in the remote workplace serving 7500 clients. Last year, we saved our clients $55 million as the highest-rated virtual assistant company with more than 800 verified 5-star business reviews.