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December 2, 2016
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#FunFactFriday at HMA Public Relations

It's the end of the year and the time when PR pros enjoy making lists! So Rachel thought it would be fun to do a #FunFactFriday list with the staff at HMA PR. [Click below for more]
December 1, 2016
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Freedom of the Press

Freedom of the press is a right protected under the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. But will it be in trouble once our president-elect takes office? [Click below for more]
November 30, 2016
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Midwest Meets Maricopa: What You Need to Know About HMA’s Newest Member

Today we're introducing HMA's newest team member, Bre Krager! Read her story and how she came to Phoenix and to the PR world in her first blog post. [Click below for more]
November 29, 2016
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Nearling

Scott writes about a new word he learned at the Public Relations Global Network conference in October. The word not yet in the dictionary is a positive word describing an attempt with the right intentions that has not (yet) led to the right result. [Click below for more]
November 28, 2016
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#MediaMonday – Carrie Watters

Today's #MediaMonday comes from longtime journalist, Valley editor (and former social studies teacher) Carrie Watters of the Arizona Republic/AZCentral. Read her story here and maybe send her yours.
November 23, 2016
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Happy Thanksgiving

The HMA Public Relations office will be closed Thursday, Nov. 24 through Friday, Nov. 25 in observance of Thanksgiving. We hope everyone has a wonderful, family- […]
November 22, 2016
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Newsrooms Need to Build Community

Abbie Fink discusses the question, should digital come first for news organizations? And can the hard copy newspaper get back its subscribers? [Click below for more]
November 21, 2016
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#MediaMonday – Sandra Munoz

#MediaMonday, your first “networking” opportunity of the week, comes to us from Sandra Munoz, creator of Latinaology.com. [Click below for more]
November 18, 2016
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Public Relations for Unusual Campaigns that Rock

HubSpot created a list of 14 unusual ad campaigns that were unique and effective. Rachel shares which are her faves. What do you think should be added?
November 17, 2016
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People AREN’T Mad About Cups? Part II

November 10th came and along with it came Starbucks red cups! The #RedCupsCountdown is over! And as promised, my follow-up blog post about the controversy that would inevitably surround Starbucks’ second holiday cups. [Click below for more]
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