April 3, 2019

Blazing Your Own Trail

The last of the presenters in the inaugural season of the #ArizonaSpeakerSeries was Dr. Jane Goodall.  That’s right, the lady who lived with the chimpanzees. And […]
March 29, 2019

#BookClub: The Fire Line

I’ve been in a book club for about 20 years.  We’ve been as big as 15 people and as small as three members over the years.  […]
March 13, 2019

What do employers look for on your social media?

I do a fair amount of informational interviews.  These conversations with recent or soon-to-be college graduates are a great way for them to meet with potential […]
March 8, 2019

It’s not about the numbers

When social media first started to become an important part of a communications strategy, we spent a lot of time figuring out how to increase the […]
February 28, 2019

Podcasting – the art of story

I’m teaching an intro to social media class at Phoenix College.  My students included re-careering adults, returning students and typical college-age kids. Throughout the class, we […]
February 21, 2019

The Sky is Not the Limit

How does a less than stellar high school student find his way to college and eventually in space?  By reading a book. Captain Scott Kelly, the […]
February 5, 2019

#TipForTuesday – Listen, Learn and Share

The Arizona Speaker Series has hosted four very different presenters – Sanjay Gupta, Vice President Joe Biden, James Comey and last week, Condoleezza Rice.  With three […]
January 24, 2019

So much news in just 100 words

Just about a year ago now, HMA Public Relations launched The Arizona 100,  a twice-monthly digital publication that provides quick, concise, yet thorough, news of the […]
January 22, 2019

TipForTuesday – James Comey: Truth Exists, Measure Our Leaders By It

I have been attending the Arizona Speakers Series at Comerica Theatre.  The organizers have brought together some amazing speakers that to-date have included Sanjay Gupta and […]
January 17, 2019

What is Content Marketing?

Chances are that you have probably been on the receiving end of a content marketing strategy. And although the popularity of content marketing has increased in […]