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The Pros and Cons: Why Earning an APR Matters

By Clare Wade, APR To your employers and LinkedIn. But mostly to you. Five years ago, I closed my PR business. But I haven’t cleaned out my home office. With high hopes of completing our 16-year house renovation, I took … Continue reading

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[RECAP] Navy Crisis Communications

By Ashley Curd, senior at Grand Valley State University On Wednesday, March 20th, aimWest joined with WMPRSA to host Lt. Matthew Allen, Public Affairs Officer for the United States Navy.  Lt. Allen has been in the Navy for the past … Continue reading

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Build Your PR-sonal Brand

Accreditation Differentiates You as a Skilled Professional We live in exponential times. Version 6.0 of the “Shift Happens” video states that more new information will be created in 2013 than in the past 5,000 years. Technology and work responsibilities are … Continue reading

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Condolences to the Family, Friends and Colleagues of Fred Chapman, APR

Earlier this week, Frederick “Fred” Chapman, APR passed away at the age of 82.  Fred earned his APR and was inducted into the Public Relations Society of America College of Fellows in 1991 – making him one of only a … Continue reading

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APR in April

West Michigan PRSA is pleased to announce an APR Prep “drop-in” day! Have you always wanted to gain Accreditation in Public Relations (APR)? Maybe you have questions about accreditation and how the process works? Now is the time to check … Continue reading

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Announcing WMPRSA’s APR Bootcamp

If you ever wanted to gain Accreditation in Public Relations (APR), now is the time! West Michigan PRSA is pleased to offer an APR bootcamp on Friday, October 7 from 1-5:00 p.m. and Saturday, October 8, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 … Continue reading

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