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Candice Meisels
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Owner and PR Consultant at Candice Meisels PR

Member Since March 2016

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I am a virtual PR Consultant who loves to work with start ups, SME's and entrepreneurs. I have worked in PR for many years for medium and large companies. I always wanted to help small to medium size companies create brand awareness and obtain media exposure. I work with limited budgets to create the most PR bang for little buck. My website is www.candicepr.com. I can also be emailed at candice@candicepr.com
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How Do You Deal With Business Owners Sensitive To Criticism?

Providing feedback is vital... It's all about the manner in which you do it in...If you know that the business owner is sensitive, then ensure that you provide feedback in an extremely sensitive yet professional manner.e.g I just wanted to provide you with my thoughts with regards to X. I thought that you may be interested in my opinion about I have put together some feedback for you. Please feel free to take it on board if you wish to do so...Here are some tips. If they work for you, then feel free to use them, if not then please feel free to disagree or not use them.

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Does a start up really need PR?

 I was recently asked why a start up requires PR? Start ups have very little budget. Once the initial raw idea has been threaded into a material product, service, e-commerce website or anything in between, how do you communicate that your start up exists? How do you let your target market know: 1. What your product or service is? 2. Why your product or service can fill a gap in the market or ...

Public Relations (PR)

Promoting your business with a limited budget

I often get asked the following questions… What is the difference between Public Relations, Advertising and Marketing? It can be perplexing and overwhelming to promote your product, service and essentially your business. I hope that the below guide helps you to break down, decipher and differentiate between Advertising, Marketing and Public Relations. What is Advertising? Advertising is a p...

Candice Meisels answered this question

What is the best business to start in a village or small city?

Hi Shey,I am not sure what kind of business you are looking to start but here are two possible solutions.1. You could create an e-commerce, online or virtual business where location does not matter. 2. You could see what your small city or village needs and what you could provide that fills a gap in the market.To create awareness of your small business/start up, you could try get local media coverage and use local social media.Hope that helps!Candice

Public Relations (PR)

Promoting your business with a limited budget

I often get asked the following questions… What is the difference between Public Relations, Advertising and Marketing? It can be perplexing and overwhelming to promote your product, service and essentially your business. I hope that the below guide helps you to break down, decipher and differentiate between Advertising, Marketing and Public Relations. What is Advertising? Advertising is a p...

Public Relations (PR)

Does a start up really need PR?

 I was recently asked why a start up requires PR? Start ups have very little budget. Once the initial raw idea has been threaded into a material product, service, e-commerce website or anything in between, how do you communicate that your start up exists? How do you let your target market know: 1. What your product or service is? 2. Why your product or service can fill a gap in the market or ...

Candice Meisels answered this question

How Do You Deal With Business Owners Sensitive To Criticism?

Providing feedback is vital... It's all about the manner in which you do it in...If you know that the business owner is sensitive, then ensure that you provide feedback in an extremely sensitive yet professional manner.e.g I just wanted to provide you with my thoughts with regards to X. I thought that you may be interested in my opinion about I have put together some feedback for you. Please feel free to take it on board if you wish to do so...Here are some tips. If they work for you, then feel free to use them, if not then please feel free to disagree or not use them.

Candice Meisels answered this question

What is the best business to start in a village or small city?

Hi Shey,I am not sure what kind of business you are looking to start but here are two possible solutions.1. You could create an e-commerce, online or virtual business where location does not matter. 2. You could see what your small city or village needs and what you could provide that fills a gap in the market.To create awareness of your small business/start up, you could try get local media coverage and use local social media.Hope that helps!Candice

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