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May 9th, 2016

What I Wished I Knew After College: Chris Thilk

It’s that time of year again, when a fresh group of young adults will be wrestled from the safety and comfort of college life and expelled out into the vast nothingness that’s known colloquially as “the real world.” It’s scary for anyone and recent research shows that for the group of young people known as […]

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May 3rd, 2016

Voce Voices: Public Relations Haberdashery

There are quite a few parts to play in public relations, each with their own headwear. At Voce we wear all of them, often switching multiple times a day, like mid-act costume changes. Brittany Dixon, Senior Client Executive, shares her thoughts on what she wish she knew when starting out, and gives us a look […]

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May 2nd, 2016

How Do Vocians Keep up with their News? Part 2

Last week, we published the first in a two-part series highlighting tips, tricks, hacks and best practices from across Voce for keeping up with our news. Today, it’s time for Part 2. After all, we’re in the business of communications, meaning it’s imperative for every single one of us to keep our fingers on the […]

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April 29th, 2016

Influencer Marketing at WOMMA’s TALK Influencer Event

I had a chance to attend the TALK Influence event held by WOMMA at Google Chicago this morning. Here’s a Storify collection of the big takeaways from the speaker presentations and panels. [View the story “WOMMA’s TALK Influence in Chicago” on Storify] About the AuthorChris Thilk works on the Client Services team, part of Voce […]

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April 25th, 2016

How Do Vocians Keep up with their News?

We’re in the business of communications, meaning it’s imperative for every single one of us to keep our fingers on the pulse of what’s happening. That means what’s happening in our industry, what’s changing in our client’s worlds, what key journalists are interested in, and what broader business trends are coming that we can get […]

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April 20th, 2016

Voce Voices: Make Like A Sponge

As folks graduate college and move into the “adult” work world, they may think that the learning process is over. But those people are wrong, so very wrong. Which is great, because life without learning is boring, right? Alex Alias, Client Executive, shares job advice and gives us a look at a week in her […]

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April 20th, 2016

Voce Volunteers: How Our Staff Gives Back

Today is Volunteer Recognition Day and we are so excited to recognize our colleagues that give back in their communities! We’ve asked our volunteering Vocian’s to share how/when they’ve given back, and we applaud each and every one of them. With Voce offices spread across the country, we are so proud to see efforts being […]

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April 5th, 2016

Voce Voices: How We Work

Learning about public relations in school is one thing. Putting it into practice is another. The many moving pieces is part of what makes an agency engaging, and the work satisfying when done well. This week, Associate Client Executive Sammy Forth gives one example of what defines public relations for her and will be sharing […]

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April 5th, 2016

It’s Stress Awareness Month at Voce

It’s April, which means the sun is shining (editor’s note: It was hailing 48 hours ago in the Chicago area) and the flowers are blooming (editor’s note: many will be dead when the temp drops below freezing in the next three days) so it’s time to whip out those booty shorts (editor’s note: you know […]

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March 30th, 2016

Beyond March Madness: What Numbers Mean to Vocians

People in the communications profession sometimes get a bad rap when it comes to numbers, and math, and quantifiable results. “You can’t put a number on the value of a New York Times article” is a phrase you’ve probably heard more than once. Just Because We’re in Communications Doesn’t Mean We Don’t ‘Do’ Numbers But […]

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