December 13, 2017
Public Speaking

Public Speaking Myths

In a recent Forbes post, author and lecturer Ken Sterling debunks three myths about public speaking. Can you guess which three they are? [Click below for more]
November 14, 2017
Writing with Creativity - HMA PR

Cultivating Creativity

Ragan’s PR Daily recently published a post on four methods to jolt communications creativity. Available here, it details how lateral thinking, perspective shift, concept porting (taking […]
October 31, 2017
public relations

Back to the Future?

As Star Trek sometimes did, The Orville delights in making thinly veiled social commentary via its plotlines. Last week’s episode hit especially home for me – and should for anyone working in digital communications, or perhaps even politics.
October 27, 2017
Public Relations Services at HMA PR

Public Relations is not Advertising…or Marketing

Rarely a day goes by without someone mistaking my job in strategic communications and public relations with advertising and/or marketing. I’ve used about a dozen metaphors and stories over the years to explain the difference, but recently came across my new favorite!
October 26, 2017
customer service

Those Customer Service Skills Really Do Come in Handy

Like many of you, my first job when I turned 16 was working retail. I learned a lot of valuable lessons during my customer service days.
October 25, 2017
social media

Can You Recover From a Social Media Flop?

A lifestyle magazine in New Jersey is currently recovering from a major PR fail they suffered 2 days ago, how can PR pros avoid social media flops?
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!
October 17, 2017
No (Communications) Excuses

No (Communications) Excuses

The advice Alison learned from Gloria Feldt at a women's leadership event last week is also good advice for people who are building their brands. [Click below for more]
September 22, 2017
PRSA Luncheon

Influencer Marketing 101 – Making Powerful Connections

The PRSA Phoenix luncheon on Tuesday had a huge “influence” (literally) on local PR pros and ASU PRSSA members with Scott Pansky, co-founder of Allison+Partners and Katie […]
September 12, 2017
Right PR Firm

5 Steps to Finding the Right PR Firm

Our PRGN partner agency, Landis Communications, has put together a 5-step guaranteed process to help you identify the perfect agency for your PR needs. [Click below for more]