When Robin Reetz reached out about writing a blog post I knew pitching yourself would be a biggie! Robin is a freelance writer for lifestyle outlets like Clementine Daily and Refiner 29, so she know what she's talking about.
The idea of pitching yourself can seem intimidating. The whole idea of pitching conjures up desperate self-promotion to many. And I totally get this. If my background wasn't in PR, I would feel the same way too. I am the least PR-est PR person, but I do understand the need to be proactive with reaching out to influencers, be it the media or bloggers or people who could financially back your business. Here are some tips for the next time you need to pitch yourself.