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Community Engagement & Relations for Businesses

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Community relations, as it pertains to businesses, has a two-fold positive effect: first, it allows local businesses to present their employees the opportunity to be a part of their community as a group; second, it provides local positive exposure to a company that may not have a large budget for advertising or marketing. These can both be achieved with five …

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Happy Small Business Week – Succeed and Save with Compass!

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We’re excited to celebrate this year’s Small Business Week, and Small Business Month, by giving small businesses, startups, and nonprofit organizations a marketing boost where it’s needed most! We’re a small business too, so we know how important it is to spread the word about the awesomeness of your organization. So how does a business or organization flourish without stellar …

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Graphic Design Best Practices

In art, design, digital advertising, digital marketing, Featured News, Graphics, tips by getpushing0 Comments

In the age of all-things-digital, visual content reigns supreme. While video popularity is on the rise, graphic design still proves to be a key player in compelling readers and viewers to build a relationship with your brand. If you don’t yet have a working knowledge of graphic design basics, here are some simples rules to follow to make sure you’re …

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Pushing The Envelope Honored with Six Regional Awards

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Pushing the Envelope, Inc. (PTE), a local marketing and public relations firm, won a Grand Image Award, two Image Awards, two Judges’ Award and one Award of Distinction at the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) Southwest Florida Chapter Image Awards ceremony earlier this month. This is the tenth year in a row that the firm has been honored for outstanding communications campaigns. PTE won the Grand Image Award in …

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The 6th Annual CAN IT! Campaign Food Drive Kicked Off This Month

In CAN IT!, Push It Forward, southwest florida by getpushing

Can you believe the holidays are just around the corner? While you’re thinking about what yummy treats are in store at this year’s Thanksgiving table, why not do something to help those who may go hungry? Pushing the Envelope – along with a number of community partners – is working to make sure everyone has something to be thankful for …

Handlebar Lore – A Case Study on Branding

In Branding, innovation, marketing, southwest florida by getpushing

 By: Samantha Scott, APR As many of you know we work with Scott Fischer Enterprises (SFE) and, most notably in our market, their newest and largest endeavor – Six Bends and Six Bends Harley-Davidson. What you may not know, however, is how much branding is involved in that project and how handlebars can drive a multi-million dollar project. Allow me to …

A Crash Course in Changing the World- a Tedx Talk

In Communication, event, innovation, pushing the envelope, southwest florida, tips, Uncategorized, video by getpushing

I was told throughout my childhood that it would be impossible to “change the world,” and that I should not take on such a large feat as I would likely be disappointed. I never let this sway my belief, though, that each of us has the potential to make a difference for any cause we care about. As president of …

10 Life Lessons from People of the Year

In Productivity, southwest florida, tips, Uncategorized by getpushing

By Samantha Scott, APR President / Grand Poobah I recently had the opportunity to attend The News-Press’ annual People of the Year event – a time when business and community leaders alike come together to recognize those making a difference in Southwest Florida. It’s an inspiring morning to say the least. For those of you who couldn’t attend, I’d like …

PR Today: Are You In the Game?

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Pushing the Envelope, Inc. will host the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce for a ribbon cutting at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 5, followed by a special complimentary presentation titled “PR Today: Are You in the Game?” “PR Today: Are You in the Game?” will cover: •  What is Public Relations in 2015? •  Where are your opportunities? •  …

Welcome Vanessa to Team PTE!

In new hire, public relations, pushing the envelope, Reputation Management, social media, Uncategorized by getpushing

By Vanessa Fernandez Communication Coordinator I realized I would choose a career in communications in fourth grade when I noticed that my journal had more content than my homework. Since then, my love for writing has grown, eventually branching off into event planning, print media design, journalism and public relations. It only follows that the highlight of my senior year …