Episode 28: Jessica Strawser

 

Welcome to Episode #28 of the Media Pro Spotlight podcast. Today’s guest is Jessica Strawser, the editorial director of Writer’s Digest, North America’s leading publication for aspiring and working writers since 1920, and the author of the novel Almost Missed You (St. Martin’s Press), a new release that has been named to Barnes & Noble’s Best New Fiction list for March, 2017, and to PopSugar’s “Best Spring Reads.” Her essays have appeared in The New York Times’ Modern Love, Publishers Weekly, and other fine venues, and she is a popular presenter at writing conferences nationwide.

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Some of the key takeaways from Jessica are:

  • Why novel writers should follow their creative “hearts,” not market trends
  • Why it’s a good idea to check a magazine’s submission guidelines before pitching
  • How to hang on despite rejection — it happens to everyone!
  • A great story idea beats having a large platform
  • How editors can tell you haven’t done your research

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Episode 28 Transcript: Jessica Strawser

Links & Resources

Twitter:@jessicastrawser, @WritersDigest

Facebook: Writer’s Digest

URLs: jessicastrawser.com, writersdigest.com

 

About Dana Dobson

Dana Dobson, CEO of Dana Dobson Public Relations, works with leaders and brands who want to do a better job of telling their stories to the media. A PR consultant, author, workshop leader and speaker, Dana has guided hundreds of clients to create influential market presence through publicity, compelling content strategy, public speaking, podcasts and more. She is the creator of the PR Breakthrough Publicity workshop series, an online training program that teaches participants how to work with the media, build brand and launch successful publicity campaigns, and she hosts the Media Pro Spotlight podcast, featuring interviews with top media talent. Dana speaks frequently on building market presence for executive and subject matter experts, demystifying media relations and how to write effectively. Contact her at 302-456-1200 or dana@danadobson.com.

Learn more about her new book, “How to Reach Millions with Artful PR,” here.

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Episode 27: Roberto Torres

Welcome to Episode #27 of the Media Pro Spotlight podcast. Today’s guest is Roberto Torres, lead reporter at Technical.ly Philly, a tech news publication with additional presence in Baltimore, Brooklyn, D.C. and the entire state of Delaware. Rob describes his role as lead reporter in detail, recounts some memorable events he’s covered, and gives some great advice on how to establish good relationships with journalists.

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Some of the key takeaways from Rob are:

  • His approach for selecting which stories to cover
  • Why every company should have an online press kit
  • How he develops relationships and with people who become trusted resources
  • A description of his daily routine and which times of day he’s most receptive to story ideas
  • A few dos and don’ts for your story pitches

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Episode 27 Episode Transcript: Roberto Torres

Links & Resources

Email: roberto@technical.ly

Twitter: @torresluzardo

Technical.ly Philly

Philly Tech Week 2017

About Dana Dobson

Dana Dobson, CEO of Dana Dobson Public Relations, works with leaders and brands who want to do a better job of telling their stories to the media. A PR consultant, author, workshop leader and speaker, Dana has guided hundreds of clients to create influential market presence through publicity, compelling content strategy, public speaking, podcasts and more. She is the creator of the PR Breakthrough Publicity workshop series, an online training program that teaches participants how to work with the media, build brand and launch successful publicity campaigns, and she hosts the Media Pro Spotlight podcast, featuring interviews with top media talent. Dana speaks frequently on building market presence for executive and subject matter experts, demystifying media relations and how to write effectively. Contact her at 302-456-1200 or dana@danadobson.com.

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Episode 26: Kathryn Canavan

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Welcome to Episode #26 of the Media Pro Spotlight podcast. Today’s guest is Kathryn Canavan, a reporter at the Delaware Business Times. During her decades long career, Kathryn has experienced some hair-raising situations. She reported at gunpoint, lived with the Moonies, negotiated with a killer and joined Tug McGraw in the Phillies dugout. Today, she writes business stories, and she’ll share some ideas of what makes a story pitch stand out.

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Episode 26: Kathryn Canavan          

Some of the key takeaways from Kathryn are:

  • Being a crime reporter can sometimes pose safety risks. Kathryn survived two gun-related incidents, which she’ll describe
  • What it’s like to “get inside” to do a story, as she did when she wrote about the Moonies, a controversial religious group/cult
  • What a good story pitch looks like, and how to frame your idea to capture a reporter’s interest
  • Keys to understanding a reporter’s or editor’s time constraints and why brevity is the key
  • How few people fail to research a publication’s audience before pitching

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Episode 26 Kathryn Canavan Transcript

Links & Resources

Delaware Business Times

Kathy’s email: kathy@delawarebusinesstimes.com

Kathy’s book: “Lincoln’s Final Hours: Terror, Conspiracy, and the Assassination of America’s Greatest President”

About Dana Dobson

Dana Dobson, CEO of Dana Dobson Public Relations, works with leaders and brands who want to do a better job of telling their stories to the media. A PR consultant, author, workshop leader and speaker, Dana has guided hundreds of clients to create influential market presence through publicity, compelling content strategy, public speaking, podcasts and more. She is the creator of the PR Breakthrough Publicity workshop series, an online training program that teaches participants how to work with the media, build brand and launch successful publicity campaigns, and she hosts the Media Pro Spotlight podcast, featuring interviews with top media talent. Dana speaks frequently on building market presence for executive and subject matter experts, demystifying media relations and how to write effectively. Contact her at 302-456-1200 or dana@danadobson.com.

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Episode 25: Elizabeth Goodman Artis

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Welcome to Episode #25 of the Media Pro Spotlight podcast. Today’s guest is Elizabeth Goodman Artis, editor-in-chief of SHAPE magazine. She shares some observations on how magazines have changed over the last decade, especially how it pertains to the hiring of freelance writers and how she and her readers collect content. SHAPE is a service-driven, how-to magazine, and so they must be pitched accordingly. She’ll explain all this and more.

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Episode 25: Elizabeth Goodman Artis          

Some of the key takeaways from Elizabeth are:

  • How she “climbed the masthead” to become the editor-in-chief of one of the most popular diet, fitness and beauty magazines in the country
  • How her team assembles the massive amounts of content required to keep the magazine and their online presence robust and informative
  • How to reach out to SHAPE to pitch story ideas
  • What “service journalism” is and how its different from other types of magazines

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Episode 25 Elizabeth Goodman Artis Transcript

Links & Resources

Shape Magazine

Elizabeth’s Instagram: EGAEditor

Email: asktheeditor@shape.com

How Elizabeth Spends her Downtime

About Dana Dobson

Dana Dobson, CEO of Dana Dobson Public Relations, works with leaders and brands who want to do a better job of telling their stories to the media. A PR consultant, author, workshop leader and speaker, Dana has guided hundreds of clients to create influential market presence through publicity, compelling content strategy, public speaking, podcasts and more. She is the creator of the PR Breakthrough Publicity workshop series, an online training program that teaches participants how to work with the media, build brand and launch successful publicity campaigns, and she hosts the Media Pro Spotlight podcast, featuring interviews with top media talent. Dana speaks frequently on building market presence for executive and subject matter experts, demystifying media relations and how to write effectively. Contact her at 302-456-1200 or dana@danadobson.com.

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Episode 24: Lesley Jane Seymour

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Welcome to Episode #24 of the Media Pro Spotlight podcast. Today’s guest is Lesley Jane Seymour, a new media entrepreneur who formerly was editor-in-chief at More magazine, a leading lifestyle magazine for women over 40. Lesley is known for having extraordinary vision, taking risks and changing history. In this lively conversation, Lesley describes the decline of print publishing and the rise of a new, more meaningful use of digital media for engaging audiences.

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Dana Dobson        
Episode 24: Lesley Jane Seymour          

Some of the key takeaways from Lesley are:

  • How she, in just a few years, went from recent college graduate to senior editor at Vogue 
  • How times have changed since the glory days when writers were paid well for their work
  • How women over the age of 50 are marginalized by society, and how she proposes to change all that
  • How she’s creating a new model for digital communication by building communities

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Episode 24 Lesley Jane Seymour Transcript

Links & Resources

Lesley’s new platform for women: www.coveyclub.com

Email: lesley@coveyclub.com

Facebook: www.facebook.com/lesley.j.seymour

Twitter: @lesleyjseymour

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/lesleyjaneseymour

Article: “I Lost My Job Twice — Here’s How I Bounced Back”

Article: “Ex-More Editor Lesley Jane Seymour on Losing Her Job in the Digital Age”

About Dana Dobson

Dana Dobson, CEO of Dana Dobson Public Relations, works with leaders and brands who want to do a better job of telling their stories to the media . A PR consultant, author, workshop leader and speaker, Dana has guided hundreds of clients to create influential market presence through compelling content strategy, public speaking, podcasts and more. She is the creator of the PR Breakthrough Publicity workshop series, an online training program that teaches participants how to work with the media, build brand and launch successful publicity campaigns, and she hosts the Media Pro Spotlight podcast, featuring interviews with top media talent. Dana speaks frequently on building market presence for executive and subject matter experts, demystifying media relations and how to write effectively. Contact her at 302-456-1200 or dana@danadobson.com.

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Episode 23: Steve Cimino

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Welcome to Episode #23 of the Media Pro Spotlight podcast. Today’s guest is Steve Cimino, digital content manager at the American Institute of Arichtects, publisher of the very beautiful Architect magazine. Steve explains the impact digital communications has made on journalism and how it enables content outlets to zero in on the interests of readers.

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Dana Dobson        
Episode 23: Steve Cimino          

Some of the key takeaways from Steve are:

  • How the digital content space benefits by the ability to collect more insightful readership data
  • How to build a content strategy that satisfies the needs of more than 90,000 sophisticated professionals
  • How to pitch stories that will appeal to architects and designers
  • How to create content that inspires viral sharing within targeted constituencies

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Episode 23 Steve Cimino Transcript

Links & Resources

Twitter: @SteveCimino

Steve’s Work

In Reel Deep Podcast

About Dana Dobson

Dana Dobson, CEO of Dana Dobson Public Relations, helps leaders and brands tell their stories to the media. A PR consultant, author, workshop leader and speaker, Dana has guided hundreds of clients to create successful publicity campaigns and business building content strategies. She is the creator of the PR Breakthrough Publicity workshop series, an online training program that teaches participants how to work with the media, create compelling content, and launch successful publicity campaigns, and she hosts the Media Pro Spotlight podcast, featuring interviews with top media talent. Dana speaks frequently on building market presence for executive and subject matter experts, demystifying media relations and how to write effectively. Contact her at 302-456-1200 or dana@danadobson.com.

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Episode 22: Jason Feifer

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Welcome to Episode #22 of the Media Pro Spotlight podcast. Today’s guest is Jason Feifer, editor-in-chief of Entrepreneur magazine. Jason gives us a glimpse into his life as a journalist, Entrepreneur’s mission, and how to approach his writing staff with reader-pleasing story pitches.

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Dana Dobson        
Episode 22: Jason Feifer          

Some of the key takeaways from Jason are:

  • Understanding who Entrepreneur’s readers are
  • What he’s learned about story pitching during his career in journalism
  • How Entrepreneur strives to inspire entrepreneurs and help them achieve their dream of launching a business
  • Why he thinks it’s important for entrepreneurs to learn how to share their stories with the media

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Episode 22 Jason Feifer transcript

Links & Resources

Twitter: @heyfeifer

Jason’s Work

Article: “What Entrepreneur’s Editor-in-Chief Looks for When Assigning Stories”

Subscribe to Jason’s podcast, “Pessimists Archive”

About Dana Dobson

Dana Dobson, CEO of Dana Dobson Public Relations, helps leaders and brands tell their stories to the media. A PR consultant, author, workshop leader and speaker, Dana has guided hundreds of clients to create successful publicity campaigns and business building content strategies. She is the creator of the PR Breakthrough Publicity workshop series, an online training program that teaches  how to work with the media, create compelling content, and launch successful publicity campaigns, and she hosts the Media Pro Spotlight podcast, featuring interviews with top media talent. Dana speaks frequently on building market presence for executive and subject matter experts, demystifying media relations and how to write effectively. Contact her at 302-456-1200 or dana@danadobson.com.

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Episode 21: Debora Britz

 

Welcome to Episode #21 of the Media Pro Spotlight podcast. Today’s guest is Debora Britz, food and dining editor for The Arizona Republic, Arizona’s highest circulation daily newspaper, and its companion website, AZCentral.com. She’s in charge of coverage, planning and editing, and her team produces stories for all platforms—print, mobile and video.

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Some of the key takeaways from Debora are:

  • The most important skills for a features editor
  • The most time-consuming task of her day
  • What she looks for in the subject line of an email that’s pitching a story
  • What happens behind the scenes of the annual, “Top Home Chef Competition”

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Episode 21 Debora Britz Transcript

Links & Resources

Twitter: @DeboraBritz

Debora’s page on AZCentral.com

Fourth Annual Top Home Chef Competition

About Dana Dobson

Dana Dobson is CEO of Dana Dobson Public Relations, a boutique PR firm that helps businesses with creative publicity campaigns and business building content strategies. She is an award-winning B-2-B business writer, specializing in producing compelling, persuasive content for businesses in the services sector. She is the creator of the PR Breakthrough Publicity workshop series, an online training program that teaches you how to launch your own successful publicity campaigns, and she is also the host of the Media Pro Spotlight podcast, featuring interviews with top media talent. Dana speaks frequently on building market presence for executive and subject matter experts, demystifying media relations and how to write effectively.

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Episode 20: Ashleigh Barry

Welcome to Episode #20 of the Media Pro Spotlight podcast. In this episode, Ashleigh Barry, a three-time Emmy award-winning broadcast journalist, describes her work as a general assignment reporter at KTVK/KPHO in Phoenix, Ariz., the stories that earned her the Emmys, and how she recommends we pitch stories  to reporters and the assignment desk.

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Some of the key takeaways from Ashleigh are:

  • How she started her career as a producer before stepping in front of the camera as a reporter
  • The difference between the producer and reporter roles
  • How a news story gets put together for television
  • Advice for building relationships with journalists
  • The importance of research prior to pitching stories

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Episode 20 Ashleigh Barry transcript

Links & Resources

Twitter: @ashleigh_news

 

About Dana Dobson

Dana Dobson is CEO of Dana Dobson Public Relations, a boutique PR firm that helps businesses with creative publicity campaigns and business building content strategies. She is an award-winning B-2-B business writer, specializing in producing compelling, persuasive content for businesses in the services sector. She is the creator of the PR Breakthrough Publicity workshop series, an online training program that teaches you how to launch your own successful publicity campaigns, and she is also the host of the Media Pro Spotlight podcast, featuring interviews with top media talent. Dana speaks frequently on building market presence for executive and subject matter experts, demystifying media relations and how to write effectively.

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Episode 19: Scott Craven

Welcome to Episode #19 of the Media Pro Spotlight podcast. In this episode, Arizona Republic reporter Scott Craven describes his life as a writer with the fortunate job of exploring Arizona, from the  burros of Oatman to the mines of Bisbee, to let readers know the marvels of the state in which they live.

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Some of the key takeaways from Scott are:

  • How he finds the strange, hidden and quirky places and people he writes about
  • Descriptions of some of the most interesting stories of his 37-year writing career
  • Advice to budding journalists
  • How not to pitch journalists

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Episode 19 Scott Craven transcript

Links & Resources

Avondale Quads: Born into Abuse

The cowboy way: Upredictable mules vital to survival in Arizona’s remote Saguaro National Plark

More of Scott Craven’s reporting at The Arizona Republic

Dead Jed: Adventures of a Middle School Zombie: Volume 1

About Dana Dobson

Dana Dobson is CEO of Dana Dobson Public Relations, a boutique PR firm that helps businesses with creative publicity campaigns and business building content strategies. She is an award-winning B-2-B business writer, specializing in producing compelling, persuasive content for businesses in the services sector. She is the creator of the PR Breakthrough Publicity workshop series, an online training program that teaches you how to launch your own successful publicity campaigns, and she is also the host of the Media Pro Spotlight podcast, featuring interviews with top media talent. Dana speaks frequently on building market presence for executive and subject matter experts, demystifying media relations and how to write effectively.

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