May 4, 2016
Lemonade Beyonce Public Relations

Making Up Your Own PR – When Life Gives You Lemons

Beyoncé is back at it again, making her own news, this time with the release of her album, Lemonade, a little more than a week ago.  […]
April 27, 2016
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Creativity Counts

Last week, I came across a story about . And you will never believe what it was about. The prompt: Some students have a background, identity, […]
April 21, 2016
Curt Schilling

Former Pitcher Strikes Out On Social Media

ESPN has fired former Major League pitcher Curt Schilling, now a baseball analyst, following comments he made on Facebook about transgender people. As a public figure that […]
April 14, 2016
novak djokovic and Serena Williams

Crisis Communications – If only women were the same as men

Recently I wrote a blog post about Raymond Moore’s (the former CEO of the California's Indian Wells Tennis Garden) sexist comments towards female tennis players. Since […]
April 6, 2016
Messenger for Business Takes Off

Messenger for Business Takes Off

Four years ago I posted a blog about KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and the company’s great approach to connecting with its customers. The Netherlands-headquartered airline has […]
March 18, 2016
To Cheerios, A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words Credit Cheerios Pinterest

To Cheerios, A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words

If you remember, back in 2013 Cheerios released a television advertisement wherein an adorable daughter talks to her mom about how dad said Cheerios are good […]
March 17, 2016
Sharapova Crisis Communication

Crisis Communications – Sharapova’s Drug Crisis

I seem to be on a path right now to write about crisis communications (I must be part of some multi-platform database from Facebook and Twitter […]
March 16, 2016
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Is The Media Good or Bad?

It seems everything I read provides conflicting accounts of the media. Holly Holm, who knocked out Ronda Rousey in a November UFC women’s bantamweight championship fight, […]
March 15, 2016
Daylight Savings Time

Daylight Savings Time

Just two-weeks after we received an extra day for Leap Year 2016, everyone (except in Arizona) lost one of those 24 hours as Daylight Savings Time […]
March 10, 2016
Whole Foods Pre-Peeled Oranges

Crisis Communications – Responding vs Reacting

Earlier this week I heard about Whole Foods being under fire for selling whole pre-peeled oranges in plastic containers. Very quickly, as a result of social […]