June 14, 2012

Schools recognize need to publish or perish

  With an ever-increasing desire for schools to boost enrollment numbers, there is a noticeable trend among educational institutions that understand and utilize PR programs to […]
May 30, 2012

“What is…” Wednesday – What the heck is a haboob?

I am not a weather forecaster, although for a very brief time in the early ‘80s, I played one on TV. I have a good understanding […]
May 1, 2012

A Tip for Tuesday – Fly the Friendly Skies

I found a couple of ways, recently, where airlines proved they want me to be their customer. I was flying KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, from Amsterdam […]
April 30, 2012

#MediaMonday – Chris Bishop

I had the chance to travel to South Africa in April for our twice-yearly PRGN meetings.  HWB Communications, our network partner in Cape Town, arranged to […]
April 26, 2012

There is Hope

While in South Africa for the recent 20th Anniversary celebration of the Public Relations Global Network, I had the opportunity to learn a lot about the […]
March 19, 2012

Pass the “BUCK!”

Quick work by Phoenix independent TV station KTVK-TV to correct what was on the verge of becoming a viral You-Tube post of morning anchor Kayley O’Kelley […]
February 23, 2012

Follow a Teen

I’ve heard and repeated many times, “Hire a teenager while they still know everything.” When it comes to trends – they do. A study conducted by […]
February 16, 2012

Lin and Flynn – How Deep is Your Bench?

  New York Knicks’ guard Jeremy Lin sits on the bench in obscurity until an injury to another player gives him an opportunity.  He promptly leads […]
January 12, 2012

When Pride Still Mattered -Scott’s take on the story of Vince Lombardi

When Pride Still Mattered by David Maraniss is a biography on Vince Lombardi, arguably the greatest football coach who ever lived. He is best-known for his […]
December 27, 2011

See Santa Sell

Santa has been busy this holiday season – selling cars. The jolly old elf has been hawking Mercedes, as well as Chevy pick-ups. The Mercedes spot […]