Networking and Professional Development

June 19, 2018
written

How Powerful Is The Written Word?

Harvey Mackay leads by example, which is just as important as the written words that support it. He has always backed-up his relationships with meaningful action, even when it is the recommendation of a good physical therapist.
June 14, 2018
teacher

Giving Thanks Where Thanks Is Due

We have all encountered many teachers throughout our career as students. Each teacher impacts our lives in some way or another. However, there are those rare […]
May 11, 2018
Jim Morris

How To Make People Better

Jim Morris, the inspiration for the film The Rookie, talked on overcoming life’s obstacles and living your dreams at a recent Accelerant event.
May 1, 2018
Professional Development

Why I Still Invest in Professional Development

Even though Abbie will soon be celebrating 25 years at HMA Public Relations and 31 years in the industry, she still invests in her professional development.
April 20, 2018
Western District

2018 PRSA Western District Conference in the Mile High City

Last week, two of our team members were at the 2018 PRSA Western District Conference in Denver where the theme focused on the importance of community in PR. Here are the takeaways.
March 22, 2018
Networking

Why Attend Professional Networking Events?

To piggyback off of Scott’s post from earlier this week, we'll be talking about the importance of attending networking events. For public relations professionals, this is usually in the form of a Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) activity!
March 20, 2018
Award

Why You Should Enter Industry Award Programs

Industry awards are a great way to demonstrate to clients how good the work is that you do for them. It also provides a forum to show off for prospects, as well. Here is a list of PRSA Chapter awards!
March 6, 2018
Arizona Innovation Marketing Association

Arizona Innovation Marketing Association Event Recap

Bre attended her first-ever AZIMA (Arizona Innovation Marketing Association) event called “Get Engaged! (No Ring Required)" with guest speaker was Nani Saffer, vice president of account management at NetBase Inc. She talked about how engagement is the strongest indicator of what’s working and what’s not for your client's brand.
December 8, 2017
PRSA Phoenix Holiday Party

2017 PRSA Phoenix Holiday Party

A great time was had by all at the annual PRSA Phoenix Holiday Party last night. Set atop the rooftop of the Graduate Tempe, the best of […]
December 5, 2017
Customer-Focus Culture

Create a Customer-Focused Culture

All businesses today spend time discussing office culture and the way they should treat customers/clients. Lisa Ford shared some valuable insights on this topic at the last Accelerent breakfast. [Click below for more]