Author Archives: Scott Hanson
What Does A Work Stoppage Mean For Newspapers?
After hundreds of journalists at 24 Gannett-owned newspapers walked off the job yesterday and Monday to protest against what it calls unfair labor practices, Scott Hanson is sharing more on the walkout of the Arizona Republic Guild and covering how the newspaper industry has changed in this blog post.READ MORE
How Large is Phoenix?
While there is still a perception of Phoenix still being in “The Wild West,” the growing population numbers present a significant market for organizations to establish themselves and expand their audiences. Read more on Phoenix's growth in the latest blog post from Scott Hanson.READ MORE
NAU Grads Get Gates’ Insight
Bill Gates, co-founder of Microsoft, was the speaker at the recent Northern Arizona University graduation. Scott Hanson highlights 5 pieces of life advice Gates wished he had heard when graduating in today's blog post.READ MORE
#MediaMonday – Pablo Gorondi
The latest #MediaMonday comes to us from Central Europe, where Pablo Gorondi is managing editor for the Budapest, Hungary, bureau of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL.) Meet the radio professional and recent PRGN panelist in this blog post.READ MORE
What Makes A Special Event A Home Run?
When planning and managing special events, it’s always fun to come up with something different other than a routine ribbon-cutting. Scott Hanson discusses an upcoming wedding with a unique baseball twist in his latest blog post. Read more!READ MORE
Is the Role of Media Relations Pros Growing?
With newsroom staffs shrinking and reporters having to do more to fill their newspaper pages, reliance on trusted sources and the value of media relations professionals is higher than ever. Read more on the importance of media relations in this blog post from Scott Hanson.READ MORE
Can Using Social Media Become Illegal?
Social media is not going away – even if lawmakers continue trying to make it harder for some to access. Scott Hanson discusses privacy on social media, noting recent changes with state regulations on the issue. Click on today's blog post to find out more!READ MORE
Do You Know Your Target Audience?
Knowing your audience is key to communicating whether it’s in a business setting, a professional speaking forum or one-on-one communication. Scott Hanson connects this to a recent baseball umpiring experience in this blog post.READ MORE
Where Are Arizonans Getting Their News?
The Arizona Broadcasters Association recently released its annual State of Media report revealing how Arizonans are interacting with the media each day. Find out more in this blog post from Scott Hanson.READ MORE
Is Maricopa County Growing?
New census numbers have revealed that Maricopa County is the nation’s fastest growing county! Scott Hanson shares more on these numbers and covers where people are coming from in this blog post.READ MORE
Is Twitter Still A Journalists’ Platform?
Despite Twitter's politicization, the platform continues to be popular for journalists. Read more on the importance of Twitter in media and discover recent findings from Muck Rack's 2023 State of Journalism report in this blog post from Scott Hanson.READ MORE
How Are News Organizations Innovating?
With many news outlets struggling to stay afloat, organizations have been busy coming up with innovative ways to distribute news and appeal to the younger generations. Find out more on their efforts in this blog post from Scott Hanson.READ MORE