October 19, 2018
spell check

The End of Spell Check?

Spell check has provided a much-needed crutch for many adults who are not – or have never been -- great spellers. Spelling is emphasized in schools […]
October 15, 2018
Chris Etling

#MediaMonday – Chris Etling

Today’s #MediaMonday comes to us from the crisp northland, where they actually experience fall.  A fellow Northern Arizona University alumnus, Chris Etling is the new managing […]
October 10, 2018
Iowa

What is the Iowa Hawkeyes Wave?

Community traditions have a way of engaging and strengthening brands – particularly when it involves football and kids. The stadium wave has been a part of […]
October 2, 2018
Facebook

Is it a Facebook hoax?

I’ve seen it. You probably have too.  A post on Facebook claiming that Facebook’s algorithms are now limiting your news feed to 25 friends. It’s a […]
September 25, 2018
Awards

Rocky Mountain Emmy Awards

Similar to the Public Relations Society of America’s Copper Anvil awards, which recognize the best in PR programming, the Rocky Mountain Emmy Awards, presented by the […]
September 19, 2018
family

Preaching to the choir

I recently attended a celebration of life service for Rev. William O. Smith. Rev. Smith had been a part of our family even before we became […]
September 14, 2018
social

When social media is really social

A few years ago, I googled myself and found a couple of other Scott Hansons who have backgrounds similar to mine.  One is a sports reporter […]
September 5, 2018
competitor

What are the traits of an elite competitor?

I had the opportunity recently to attend a statewide meeting of Arizona high school football coaches.  They got to hear first-hand about new rule changes, how […]
August 30, 2018
social

Is Social Media Your Online Resume?

So you want to play college football?  You want to get hired for that plumb job?  Be warned. University of Nebraska head football coach Scott Frost […]
August 13, 2018
Russell

#MediaMonday – Russell Adams

Today’s #MediaMonday comes to us from Russell Adams, deputy bureau chief of The Wall Street Journal’s corporate bureau.   If you’ve seen or heard of the blockbuster […]