April 30, 2013

A Tip for Tuesday – Becoming Better Brainstormers

Recently at the PRSA Western District Conference (which I’m sure we told you about here, here and even here) I had the opportunity to sit in […]
April 29, 2013

#MediaMonday — Mark Field

There are some 700,000 veterans living in Arizona.  A “thank you for your service” is always appropriate. Today’s #MediaMonday comes to us from Mark Field, a […]
April 26, 2013


If you’ve ever been asked to create a media list, than you are well aware of how intimidating it can be. Where do I start? What […]
April 25, 2013

Five-Star Client Service. Is it Possible?

Among the speakers at the recent Public Relations Global Network (PRGN) meetings was Ken Jacobs, president of Jacobs Communications Consulting, which consults and coaches agencies on […]
April 24, 2013

Apologizing for missteps

We’ve been chatting quite a bit over the past several days about “being right vs. being first.”  Seems the Associated Press has been talking about it, […]
April 23, 2013

WHAT Did You Just Call Me??!!

I’ve been called a lot of things in my 32.5 years of life – some more suitable for print than others. But up until this past […]
April 22, 2013

#MediaMonday – Pat Summerall: One of the All-Time Best

Today’s #Media Monday is a little different.  One of broadcasting’s most recognizable voices went silent last week when Pat Summerall died at the age of 82. […]
April 19, 2013

Happy Conferencing!

Team HMA is out of the office today as the girls head to the PRSA Western District Conference and Scott is at the Public Relations Global […]
April 17, 2013

Are you an outlier?

One of my favorite authors of all time is Malcolm Gladwell. He has written a few books you might have heard of including Blink, The Tipping […]
April 16, 2013

“Look for the helpers”

Our hearts are with those affected by the Boston Marathon tragedy.