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The PR Maven Podcast

The PR Maven® Podcast is the combination of traditional networking techniques combined with the power of social media to build your personal and professional brand. The podcast features interviews with industry leaders, top executives, media personalities and online influencers about public relations and their personal brand. Each week, Nancy connects with a special guest to talk about their career, and business or organization, as well as the latest news and events that will give listeners a unique perspective on the world of public relations, marketing and personal branding, including actionable takeaways.

Oct 23, 2018

In this episode, Nancy records her podcast from her personal branding presentation at the Kennebec Valley Chamber of Commerce Business Expo about how to build your personal brand and network online. She talks about how a podcast can help build your personal brand, suggests improvements you should make to your LinkedIn page and gives resume advice.

In this episode:

3:09 – What makes you stand out when you meet someone

3:49 – Nancy’s advice for handshakes

4:26 – How to improve your digital footprint online

8:12 - What you should do to improve your LinkedIn profile

9:46 - How Nancy got her first career position in marketing

14:25 – Why you need to be memorable and stand out

15:35 – Why you should Google your own name and use Google Alerts

16:36 - What Nancy says should be on your resume and what will get it thrown in the trash

18:26 – How to start a podcast, invite guests and create a scheduling system

23:51 – The difference between narrowcasting and broadcasting and Nancy’s podcast recommendations


“If you are remarkable in some way, you’re going to be more likely to be promoted or hired because people will remember you. You want to be memorable.” – Nancy Marshall, founder and CEO of Marshall Communications

Links and Resources





Mainebiz article about The PR Maven® Podcast

The Moth podcast 

Entrepreneurs on Fire with John Lee Dumas 

Onward Nation with Stephen Woessner 

Marshall Communications webinar schedule 

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