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Blogs have emerged as an influential media outlet for PR professionals seeking to gain publicity for stories and product reviews. Working with bloggers has some additional benefits, as many are willing to advocate and present positive reviews for products and events they enjoy. As a PR professional, this can be such an important tool to…

The best stories are the ones with details. The ones that have personality added to them and are told in the person’s own words, using their own voice. A lot of people who get into a career of communications and public relations do so because they love to tell stories. Storytelling is at the core…

An incredible experience from our client Frontiers North Adventures. They've teamed up with RAW:Almond to bring the pop-up restaurant to Churchill, where travellers can dine under the Northern Lights. Posted by Dooley Communications on Thursday, January 28, 2016

Time flies when you’re doing what you love. It’s been eight years since we launched Dooley Communications. We’re proud to report that we’ve grown to be one of the largest public relations agencies in Manitoba. Over the years we have worked with – and continue to work with – fantastic clients including some of Canada’s…

Yesterday, I had the privilege of being one of about a dozen industry experts asked my views on how the University of Winnipeg’s department of Professional, Applied and Continuing Education should shape its public relations program in the future, and to comment on proposed changes to the program. The UofW’s program competes locally with the…

Do you have a staff social media policy for your business? If you haven’t created one yet, you should. Social media policies let your staff know what you expect from them in their personal social media use. If you’re just in the process of creating your social media policy, see below for four components to…

Once the best way for a small business to reach customers was through newspaper ads, flyers and radio ads. Today, on top of traditional methods, businesses are offered the opportunity to reach customers through the Internet as well, both through digital advertising and through brand building methods such as Facebook, Twitter and blogs. The opportunities…

I spent some time last week in a room full of advertising agency and corporate marketing types learning about some of the latest digital trends and tools. I can’t recommend the MESH conferences enough. They typically bring in some of the best and brightest folks in North America. One session had me a little puzzled…

Dooley Communications is very proud to welcome Jenette Westervelt (nee Martens) to our company as Account Manager in charge of the Western Financial Group and Petsecure accounts. Jenette is a wonderful addition to our team. We prize people who can write well, think creatively, act professionally and take care of the nitty gritty details. Jenette…

Winnipeg as a hotbed for cutting-edge web and software app development? Well, yes. One of our jobs as PR people is to keep on top of local trends. We noticed a growing number of app developers here so we suggested that one of our clients, Ford of Canada, should capitalize on it. They agreed and…