A PR Lesson From "Mad Men"

Aug 11, 2010

Wednesday, August 11, 2010
By Katie Norwood

“Mad Men” Reminds Us of the Dos and Don’ts of PR – From

What can PR professionals learn from the wildly successful television series “Mad Men”? Elissa Ehrlich answers this question in a recent article from The series, which follows a New York City advertising agency in the 1960s, offers many lessons—business and otherwise—that are  just as applicable today as they were 50 years ago. As Ehrlich points out, the characters remind us that preparation is key, and a little ingenuity can take us far.

Are you in the PR, marketing or advertising industries? Do you watch “Mad Men,” and do you think professionals today can learn from the show?

We would love to hear your thoughts and views on this topic.

Read the full article here.

About Katie Norwood
A native of Texas, Katie holds degrees from the University of Miami in public relations and art history. Her background is in PR and strategic communications and she has extensive experience with social media, as well as marketing campaigns and event planning.

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