HJMT Celebrates 25 Years!

We’ve come a long way since 1992, when I started the firm out of my one-bedroom apartment with a baby on my lap. In our 25 years, we have helped hundreds of companies get exposure, visibility and get the attention they need and deserve in newspapers, magazines, trade publications, blogs, television, radio, podcasts and online through social media. We […]

HJMT Placement: Chicago Woman

HJMT Placement: Chicago Woman Meredith Atwood of Swim Bike Mom, was recently featured on Chicago-Women.com. Like many of us,  Meredith struggled with the balance of a full time career and being a parent. But in 2010, she made a complete change in her life and found herself again through the sport of triathlon. Check out […]

Top 10 Blogs to Read for PR

At HJMT we make sure to keep up with the latest news, tips, and trends in Public Relations. There are so many sources of information out there it is hard to know where to start! We would recommend beginning with these 10 blogs. Check them out if you haven’t already:   https://www.bulldogreporter.com/ Bulldog Reporter serves […]

Instagram’s New Update is a Game-Changer

Ever want to post multiple photos or videos, but don’t want to fill your Instagram feed or “spam” your followers? Not a problem anymore. With Instagram’s new update, users can now upload multiple photographs and/or videos in ONE post. In fact, you can post up to 10 photos/videos all at one time. “When uploading to […]

The Do’s and Don’ts of Pitching

The Do’s and Don’ts of Pitching If you’re looking for media coverage, here are some simple do’s and don’ts to follow when it comes to pitching.   DO:   Remember reporters are human and just trying to do their jobs well/write or produce a great story. Poll your media contacts to find out their preferred […]

HJMT Placement: Women’s Health

HJMT Placement: Women’s Health Magazine HJMT recently pitched the story of world champion swimmer, recovering addict and author, Karlyn Pipes to Women’s Health magazine. Here is an excerpt from the article:  I learned to swim when I was 4 years old, and started racing when I was 6. It was so much fun hurling myself into the […]