gift guide

If you are looking for the perfect holiday gift for the business person in your life; then check out this holiday gift guide that will take care of all their media needs! It has everything you need to have a great experience in the media; from microphones to the best camera tripods, there’s something for…

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Amanda McVicker

Katie (00:00): Hi everyone, Katie Riess here, and we continue our series on people I am really grateful for. This week we’ll be honoring Amanda McVicker, my amazing OBM, who I could not be where I am today without honestly. I wanted to introduce her to all of you and let you say hi and…

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Katie (00:00): Hi everyone. Katie Riess here with KT Media Strategies. And for November, I am talking to people and talking about people who I am grateful for. I think it’s a great time of year to acknowledge the people around us that we’re grateful for. So this week, I have my amazing client, Stephanie…

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What I am grateful for

https://youtu.be/oiqlM8ePR4k Katie (00:00): Katie Riess here with KT Media Strategies. I am continuing my series this month and next month on who I am grateful for in life and my business, KT Media Strategies. And that would not be where it is today without today’s guest, Rita Goodroe of Rita, Made Me Do It. She…

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Lead times with different types of media

Are you wanting media exposure, but are unsure of when to pitch to certain producers, editors and reporters? It’s one of the most asked questions I get! How do you know the timing? The truth is, it can be tricky, but there are certain guidelines that we go by. I will explain a few.  …

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How to pitch for the holidays

Just like retail, the media starts early when it comes to holiday preparation. The holidays are a busy time for many media outlets and they want to have their holiday content selected and ready to get ahead of the season.   Timing If you want to get a pitch picked up for this holiday season,…

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publishers vs. publicists

What is the difference between a publisher and a publicist? They sound similar, but they are two completely different groups with different ways to help you with your book and your business. You might not know the differences and you’re not alone! Here’s more on how to make sure you aren’t asking one to do…

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self-publishing vs. traditional publishing

If you are in the process of writing a book you have probably looked into how you are publishing it, which can be even more challenging than writing the book itself. Have no fear, we are here to help! Today we are going to go over some key differences between self-publishing and traditional publishing to…

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paid speaking gigs

Are you interested in landing some paid speaking gigs, but not sure where to start? Good news, we can help with that! Finding and getting paid speaking gigs can seem difficult, but by taking the right steps, you will be able to find the perfect opportunities to get in front of people and share your…

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thought leader

Thought leadership is more than just a buzzword, it is an in depth process that involves becoming a go-to source for information in your industry. Once you have established your content, you can leverage the power of media placements to increase your status as a thought leader.   Building your network Utilizing media placements will…

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