October 2, 2013

Name that YOU Tune

Being in communications, I  have always marveled at how, more than perhaps anything else, lyrics in music communicate so many things to so many people in […]
October 2, 2012

A Tip for Tuesday – Avoid Groupthink

I have always hated working in groups. There were always those that didn’t care, those that just agreed and then there was me - the one […]
August 2, 2012

Big Mouths, Unite!

    Andy Cohen and I have two very major things in common – a passionate love for the evil magic tube known as the “television” […]
June 27, 2012

“What is…” Wednesday – What is Leadership?

Often, a picture is worth a thousand words. Evidence – this awesome graphic Abbie sent me last week on bosses versus leaders. Missing anything? If you […]
January 4, 2012

“What is…” Wednesday – What is Going Viral? Alison’s Take

From time to time, we get calls at HMA World Headquarters asking us to make a “viral video.” Generally, this is my cue to hold myself […]
November 17, 2011

#PRSAphx “Big” Media Breakfast

Yesterday, Abbie, Alison, Kendra, Stephanie and I had the pleasure of attending the PRSA media breakfast featuring a panel from AZ Big Media - Mike Gossie, […]
September 1, 2011

You Can’t NOT Communicate

So, finally I am… Some time ago, David Grossman, ABC, APR, Fellow PRSA, sent me a copy of his book, You Can’t NOT Communicate. Much of […]
May 27, 2011

PRSA Phoenix Digs into Diversity and Multicultural Communications

It was high tea at the University Club of Phoenix, complete with tiny spoons and open-faced sandwiches. PRSA Phoenix members gathered in the small dining hall, […]