Did you know it’s National Entrepreneurship Month?! Join me in celebrating US! The doers, the dreamers, and the job creators whose vision and grit have changed the landscape of our workforce here in the U.S. and across the world!    Entrepreneurs turn vision into reality and ideas into products and profits.     Here’s what the…

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We are just celebrating Halloween, but I’m sure you’ve seen the stores are filling with holiday decor, Thanksgiving travel plans are underway, and the festivities of the winter holiday season will soon be tickling the minds of families, retailers, and the media alike. While the summer months may historically be a bit slower as far…

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Katie Reiss

All these years later, I still don’t consider myself a boss. My social media manager wanted to give me a shout-out for National Bosses Day this past weekend and I just thought – that’s not me! Haha But I guess it is! I have an amazing team behind me that makes KT Media what it…

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Black history month

World Mental Health Day was yesterday, but it shouldn’t be just one day! I spent the day checking in and taking stock of my mental health. Did you? If not, it’s not too late to make it part of your routine! Ask yourself – What am I doing to care for my mental health and…

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I’ve been watching with the rest of the world as unrest in the Middle East continues to make the headlines. Dozens of people have lost their lives while engaging in demonstrations in response to the death of Mahsa Amini, a 22-year-old Iranian woman, who died while in police custody. Life is the ultimate price to…

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media pitches

Sometimes the best media pitches are those that buck a trend or go against conventional thinking. The media typically LOVES things that go against the grain a bit or is a different way of thinking. These headlines get people’s attention. Think… “What NOT to do.” It’s often better to highlight these than what TO DO. …

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Media placement and social media - a match made in heaven

Social media numbers- do they matter?    This is another question I get asked a lot. The short answer is Yes! A lot! Social media matters, whether we like it or not. Here’s why.   If a TV producer gets similar pitches on similar topics from two different people with similar expertise and background –…

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The Media’s Return to the Office: Delayed Again

I’m sure this doesn’t come as a surprise, but most media companies are once again delaying the return of people to the office. Some are doing it on a voluntary basis for those who really want to get out of the house or apartment.  This means in-person interviews will continue to be slim to none,…

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Podcasts have taken off in popularity over the past few years. They have swiftly become a trusted news source, a booming aspect of the entertainment industry, and a conversational way to connect with celebrities and influencers we know and love. What’s your favorite podcast has become as valid a question as what’s your favorite book,…

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media trends

Katie (00:02): Hi everyone. Katie Riess here with KT Media Strategies. I wanted to hop on this week and as we head into the holidays and we’re looking toward the new year, I wanted to talk about some trends that we’re seeing in the media for 2022. One of the things that I get asked…

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