Navigating a Crisis with Legal Support — March 29

Join Yankee Chapter PRSA on Thursday, March 29, from 4 to 6 p.m., at Nixon Peabody LLP (900 Elm St, Manchester, NH 03101), where attorney Scott O’Connell will share his experience counseling companies in crisis situations.

About YankeePRSA

The Yankee Chapter is composed of approximately 110 public relations professionals who work in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont. The Yankee Chapter meets every other month for professional development sessions and networking opportunities. Meetings feature seminars, prominent speakers, workshops and discussions on various topics and issues of interest to those who practice public relations. The sessions also provide the opportunity for professionals at all levels to improve and refresh their skills and to meet and converse with colleagues from throughout northern New England.


Take Your Career to the Next Level

Becoming accredited in public relations (earning your APR) is a mark of professionalism that sets you apart from your PR peers. The standards are high; that’s why the Yankee Chapter is proud that about 33% of our members are accredited. Join us! We offer workshops and the opportunity to join a study group with a proven path to accreditation. Accreditation Committee Co-Chairs Jane Law, APR and Mary Ellen Hettinger, APR are working on a schedule of sessions for 2018 and can help you take the first step.

PRSA — Advancing the Profession and the Professional

The Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) is the nation’s largest community of public relations and communications professionals. We provide training, set standards of excellence and uphold principles of ethics for the global public relations profession. As a leading voice in the PR industry, we also advocate for greater understanding and adoption of public relations services.


New PRSA Intersections Conference

PRSA is launching an all-new professional development event, the PRSA InterSections Conference, in Anaheim, Calif. from Aug. 9-10, 2018. This unique event will bring together public relations and communications professionals in the financial, technology, entertainment and sports sectors for two days of in-person learning and networking! 

NE District Conference – Call for Speakers

If you’re interested in presenting at PRXNE 2018—or if you know someone who may be interested—we’re now accepting presentation proposals that explore the following topics: Communication Convergence, Content Marketing, Internal Communications, PR Writing, Website Writing, Calculating ROI on Communications, Net Neutrality, Making Video Work, Crisis Communications, Understanding Financials, AP Style Updates, Fake News, Brand Credibility, AR/VR Storytelling, or other topics.


RFP – Communications and Development Consultants – GNMHC

2/15/2018 — GNMHC is seeking seasoned Development and Communications consultant(s) with a track record of success in assisting nonprofits to develop strategies and operational plans for achieving our goals in these two separate but related areas. 

Events and Administrative Coordinator — Geneia

1-26-2018 — Geneia has an exciting opportunity for an Events Coordinator to join our Marketing team within a startup, dynamic environment. The Events and Administrative Coordinator will plan and manage Geneia events and trade shows from concept to completion.