October 5, 2011

“What is…” Wednesday – What is Political Football? Scott’s Take

So the term “political football” has come to life. ESPN pulled the “Are you ready for some football” opening song by Hank Williams, Jr., last Monday […]
September 27, 2011

Tip for Tuesday – Dealing With a Disgruntled Fan

  So the Facebook page is up and running.   The company is engaging with its community. Then –disaster.  A disgruntled customer or employee posts some not-so-good […]
September 22, 2011

Nash Enough?

We know what Phoenix Suns guard Steve Nash has been up to during the NBA lockout: making a commercial that rivals the hilarity seen in spots […]
September 1, 2011

You Can’t NOT Communicate

So, finally I am… Some time ago, David Grossman, ABC, APR, Fellow PRSA, sent me a copy of his book, You Can’t NOT Communicate. Much of […]
August 29, 2011

#MediaMonday – Kevin Derryberry

Each Monday, we are posting a blog to help our readers get to know the media just a little bit better. With a TWIST! No, we […]
August 26, 2011

Shirt off my back

There are Hallmark holidays for just about everything.  The apparel industry has finally gotten into the act. Actually, it’s the Collegiate Licensing Company. Next Friday is […]
August 18, 2011

Team Sports = Job Qualification

The onset of the new school year brings us a whole new crop of freshmen entering the high school sports scene. For those talented and fortunate […]
August 9, 2011

Tweeting up a riot

As businesses struggle to figure out how to use social media, young people around the world are demonstrating that they already have a firm grasp on […]
July 28, 2011

A New Class of Fellows

As a 2007 inductee into the Public Relations Society of America’s (PRSA) College of Fellows, I am pleased to help announce the nine newest candidates who […]
July 1, 2011

Lock-Outs Abound

There was a time when “Master,” “Yale” and a giant bank safe symbolized lock-out.  And the slow-motion image of a bullet going through a Master padlock […]