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Meeting the Challenge: From Employee to Employer


January 9, 2014

As PR professionals, we all think about opening our own PR agency. And some of us actually take the leap with great success. But others invariably end up back on someone else’s payroll. So what makes one person succeed and another fail? Does it have to do with start-up capital, past career experience, a burning desire to succeed? Or is it just being in the right place at the right time?

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Joseph Curley, APR Joseph Curley, APR, co-founded Curley & Pynn Public Relations Management, Inc. The firm is the Florida affiliate office for Manning Selvage & Lee. He sold C&P in 2004 and is now semi-retired and does select client counseling.

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