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PR for People Update

Our panel of five judges are reviewing articles that have been submitted for our Matt Kramer Award.  News of the winning entry will be posted on Friday, September 15.  Stay tuned. 


Norma Jean Gaynor Entrepreneur at 83

Norma Jean Gaynor: First Professional Inn Sitter

Norma Jean Gaynor, almost 83, is often called Marilyn by her elderly friends to playfully make the association with movie star Marilyn Monroe whose real name was Norma Jean Baker.  Our Norma Jean worked for the phone company for 27 years and retired with a pension.

“I loved retirement,” Norma Jean said. “Retirement allowed me the spontaneity to seize...


Key Traits of Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs have a different mindset from people who have jobs. Here are some key traits:

Stubborness. True Entrepreneurs don’t know how to give up.  This attribute is far greater than persistence. It means entrepreneurs have to actually learn how to give up.  They have to learn when to cut their losses and move on. And usually they can’t move on until they’ve indentified their next big idea or business concept...


Be on the Cover

“For years, I’ve wrestled with the notion of how to make PR an affordable commodity, instead of an expensive service that could only be bought by the superrich.” –Patricia Vaccarino


News Brief: Dave Bresler, the Ultimate Connector

November 8, 2012 marked the third time that Patricia Vaccarino of PR for People® collaborated with Dave Bresler, founder of NetworkNetwork!,  to create an outstanding networking event.  The aftermath of Hurricane Sandy or the early morning Nor’easter didn’t stop New Yorkers from turning out for this event.  The primary reason for the event’s success is Dave Bresler. He is described by everyone as a mensch who derives his greatest joy and...