January 16, 2019

Confession time, I’ve been pronouncing these words all wrong

Have you ever walked around with something in your teeth all day, smiling ever so brightly at everyone you pass? It's beyond humiliating — and, sadly, […]
January 11, 2019

Can Anyone Really Be a Journalist?

Your grandmother can do it on her laptop. Your neighbor’s kid can do it on his phone. And we, as trained journalists, can do it as […]
January 9, 2019

My Daughter Is Obsessed with YouTube… And Maybe It’s Alright

My four-year-old loves watching TV just like the rest of us, but her go-to isn’t Barney, Sesame Street or Mr. Rogers. It’s none other than… YouTube. […]
January 4, 2019

#FUNFACTFRIDAY- January

 This is it, folks! We have officially finished our first week of 2019. How has it been so far? To celebrate the beginning of a new […]
December 20, 2018

The Importance of Getting Visual on Social Media

Aside from my love of writing, I have a passion for creating graphics. I get to use a different part of my brain and my fingers […]
December 12, 2018

Are You Listening?

“Most people do not listen with the intent to understand, they listen with the intent to reply.” - Stephen R. Covey. Effective listening sounds elementary right? […]
December 6, 2018

Coffee, Breakfast and Paul Maryniak: What I Learned

Yesterday, eight of us PR pros had the chance to connect in a more intimate setting in downtown Gilbert. The guest was none other than Paul […]
November 28, 2018

A Few Takeaways from the PRSA Media Breakfast

I attended a PRSA media breakfast at the Arizona Republic yesterday morning. The event included a tour of the newsroom along with a Q&A session with […]
November 21, 2018

Happy Thanksgiving!

"Gratitude can turn common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joys and change ordinary opportunities into blessings." - William Arthur Ward In honor of Thanksgiving, HMA […]
November 16, 2018

Fun Fact Friday: Fonts Matter

As Abbie and I were driving to a client meeting one day, there was one thing we really wanted to focus on… “What are we going […]