December 14, 2017
60 Minutes

Even #60Minutes Is Sometimes on Shaky Ground

During 60 Minutes' 50th anniversary show, it was revealed that some stories reported were inaccurate or incorrect. So how did the longest-running broadcast in primetime television history earn its credibility back? [Click below for more]
November 1, 2017
PRSA

State of PR 2017 with PRSA Phoenix

Last week I attended the PRSA Phoenix State of PR 2017 + Annual Meeting luncheon and it was great! The luncheon included a great panel that reviewed trends in technology, communications, ethics and more.
October 24, 2017
prsa

PRSA Phoenix Covers Fake News

As part of the professional development opportunities HMA Public Relations provides, Rachel was able to attend the PRSA International Conference in Boston!
August 18, 2017
#FakeNews

#FakeNews: Why We Click It, How to Stop

You can’t go a day without someone bringing up fake news. So earlier this week, Abbie attended the SPJ Phoenix event on the subject in order to understand it better. [Click below for more]
March 23, 2017

Bye Fake PR News

Rachel is really enjoying the fake news topic right now. After coming across a blog post about how PR pros can defend themselves against fake news, she thought it would be a good idea to share what she had learned. [Click below for more]
March 15, 2017

Media Fights Back

As "fake news" and "alternative facts" become more prevalent, and people look for only articles that have the news they want to hear, several media outlets have created campaigns to address it. [Click below fore more]
March 9, 2017

What is Fake News and What is Opinion?

You would think people would be smart enough by now not to believe everything they read on the internet. Sadly, Rachel has found that is not always the case. [Click below for more]
January 25, 2017

New Terminology

We're learning new terms and bringing back old ones all the time...like "alternative facts" and "propaganda." See what Scott has to say in today's blog post. [Click below for more]
November 16, 2016

Check the Facts, Please

It is so easy to see a headline on a social media post, nod your head in agreement and push the share button. But recently, many have been noticing fake news keeps getting thrown in the mix. Google and Facebook have now taken the stance of banning these fake news sites to prevent the spread of fake news. [Click below for more]