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Ask the Professional | Advice for Striking Out on Your Own

Publication Date: 12/2010

Source: SO01 Public Relations Tactics
Product Code: 6C-121003
Organization/Author/Firm: Tim O’Brien, APR
Format: Newsletter Article (Tactics)
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There are many reasons more practitioners are considering starting their own PR consultancy, ranging from a difficult job market to the freedom to be your own boss. But make sure you’re prepared to handle the reality of owning your own business. Consider the following questions from Tim O’Brien, APR to make sure you’re prepared.

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