Author Archives: Kate Perrin

About Kate Perrin

Kate Perrin is CEO of PRofessional Solutions, LLC, the Washington, DC area's only public relations temporary staffing firm. PRofessional Solutions, founded in 1994, was named one of the 25 largest staffing agencies in the metropolitan area in 2015 by the Washington Business Journal. It's also proud sponsor of Washington Women in Public Relations and the Public Relations Society of America's National Capital Chapter.

Breakfast and Business – Personal Pleasures that Build Business Networks

People tell me they don’t like networking, but they forget that fun activities are networking, too. I find involvement at my alma mater, which I love, benefits PRofessional Solutions — and PRofessional Solutions benefits fellow alumni. Tomorrow it will be my … Continue reading

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What Employers Are Looking For

The comic strip “Dustin”, created by Steve Kelley & Jeff Parker, consistently highlights insights about employment and the job search worth noting.  Today’s strip is no exception.

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Five Expert Tips on How to be a Star Panelist

A panel is a great opportunity to share your expertise, highlight what you know and establish yourself as a leader in your field. But the audience has registered, paid and given up valuable time to attend and learn something relevant … Continue reading

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Tips from Our Panel Planning Pro

Many communications professionals must develop panel discussions for annual meetings, conferences, workshops or scientific assemblies. Sound simple? Like all events, the devil is in the details. During four years on Washington Women in Public Relations Board of Directors, PRofessional Solutions’ … Continue reading

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PR Pros Will Mix and Mingle as WWPR Names Three New Emerging Leaders

The seventh annual awards Washington Women in Public Relations Emerging Leaders Awards (ELA) ceremony and cocktail reception is expected to bring together more than 140 communications professionals on Tuesday, June 21.  They will hear Case Foundation’s Senior Director of Communications Jade … Continue reading

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Worker Satisfaction Highest Since 2005

It’s nice to read good news, so an item in the June issue of Staffing Industry Review caught my eye.  According to the annual Employee Job Satisfaction and Engagement Survey from the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), more US … Continue reading

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WWPR Reveals Finalists for 7th Annual Emerging Leaders Awards

Washington Women in Public Relations (WWPR) has announced six finalists to be honored at this year’s Emerging Leaders Awards on June 21, 2016. The Emerging Leaders Awards is a special accolade for young women between 23 and 30 years of age who … Continue reading

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