About Stephanie Reed

Stephanie is a trained journalist and an experienced PR and social media professional, helping to promote businesses across a range of sectors including travel, technology and healthcare. Her work has included liaising closely with trade and consumer journalists - as well as influential bloggers - to gain positive press coverage about clients, organizing press events, managing social media campaigns and sourcing new business. Follow on Twitter and Google +.
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Has social media replaced PR?

Are the days of crafting the perfect press release to get the media's attention gone? Blogger Stephanie Reed answers the question.
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An office prank could win you $100

Celebrate April Fool's Day with an office prank. Snap a picture of the hilarity and enter our prank contest for a chance to win a $100 Amazon gift card.
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Three ways to ensure your staff won’t quit

Replacing staff is expensive, time consuming and tedious. Blogger Stephanie Reed tells you how to keep the people you already have.
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3 reasons your business should embrace telecommuting

Telecommuting is good for employees and employers. Blogger Stephanie Reed shares her top three reasons your business should embrace this new work paradigm.
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National mentoring month: How strong is your network?

January is National Mentoring Month. Blogger Stephanie Reed talks about ways to show appreciation to your mentor and taking time to reflect on the positive ways in which mentoring has impacted your life.
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4 work habits you need to quit NOW

No matter how good you are at your job there's always room for improvement. Blogger Stephanie Reed has four work habits you need to quit now.
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5 ways your business can benefit from small business Saturday

More than 75 percent of shoppers say they'll spend the same or more money on Small Business Saturday as they did in 2013. Blogger Stephanie Reed has five suggestions she thinks will help your small business cash in this year.
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5 ways to make the most of your attendance at a trade show

Attending an industry trade show can be expensive. Blogger Stephanie Reed has five tips that will help you get the most bang for your buck.
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Do You Want Free Advice about Growing your small business? Join TDS’s Twitter chat!

Need help growing your small biz but you don't know where to turn? Blogger Stephanie Reed tells you when and where you can talk to other successful small business owners about the problem's you're facing.
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