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Communicators Guide the Narrative Around Civility and Combatting Misinformation

Communicators Guide the Narrative Around Civility and Combatting Misinformation

 |  Oct 13, 2021

Everybody with internet access and an opinion can share their views online. So how can you know that what you read online is factual? Learn more with Abbie Fink, Dr. Adrian McIntyre and special guest Michelle Olson on this week's podcast episode of #CSOM!

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What Started as a Family-owned Business is Still Thriving Today

What Started as a Family-owned Business is Still Thriving Today

 |  Sep 30, 2021

The printing press helped pioneer the mass production of printed copy. Abbie Fink recently visited an old printing press shop called Hatch Show Print and shares more about it in today's blog post.

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How Can Games Enhance News Literacy?

How Can Games Enhance News Literacy?

 |  Jan 28, 2021

Determining what is fact and fiction when it comes to news has become more and more difficult.   The term “mainstream media” is an oxymoron that has glorified platforms such as FOX News, CNN, MSNBC and now Parlor, that epitomize slanted coverage and opinionated information. It’s not a game.  It’s a real-life quandary for many to […]

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How To Combat Misinformation

How To Combat Misinformation

 |  Jan 7, 2021

Combatting misinformation is part of the Public Relations Society of America’s 2021 national platform.  As a member of the PRSA College of Fellows, I had an opportunity to listen in on a presentation about this new initiative, Voices4Everyone.  It’s a program to create an atmosphere where democracy and informed decision-making can thrive.  (The other three […]

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Decades of Copper Anvils – #HMATurns40

Decades of Copper Anvils – #HMATurns40

 |  Dec 1, 2020

Throughout the past 40 years, Team HMA has strived to give clients award-winning work. Today, we take a look back at the Copper Anvils and how they have changed through the years.

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Got Stress?

Got Stress?

 |  July 8, 2020

How do you achieve a good work life balance? Abbie recently talked with a PR Student from Brigham University to share her tips on the best ways to meet professional goals while keeping stress at bay. Click the link to read more.

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PRSA Phoenix and AZABJ Open Dialogue on Race Relations

PRSA Phoenix and AZABJ Open Dialogue on Race Relations

 |  June 12, 2020

The topic of race relations has been top-of-mind recently. Recognizing the need for an opportunity for discussion, PRSA Phoenix and AZABJ hosted a virtual panel discussion for local communicators and journalists to have an open dialogue on race.

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Is Leadership Your Superpower?

Is Leadership Your Superpower?

 |  May 15, 2020

After attending a PRSA Western District webinar, Alison reflects on the qualities of leadership. Do you have what it takes to be a great leader? Click the link to read more!

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The Week That Wasn’t

The Week That Wasn’t

 |  May 13, 2020

HMA Public Relations had many plans for this week including celebrating 40 years in business and hosting the semi-annual meeting for the Public Relations Global Network. Click the link to take a look at what this week could have been and why we look forward to gathering together once again.

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Pitching Diverse Stories to the Media

Pitching Diverse Stories to the Media

 |  Feb 20, 2020

We all have different stories and different experiences. Learn more from a recent PRSA Phoenix and AZABJ luncheon that explored how to pitch diverse stories.

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What are soft skills?

What are soft skills?

 |  Feb 12, 2020

Do you know which cereal you are and why? You should. Learn more about soft skills and how Autumn thinks you should always expect the unexpected when it comes to interviews.

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Brand Journalists

Brand Journalists

 |  Nov 6, 2019

At the latest PRSA Phoenix New Pros Mentorship meeting, Annelise heard from internal communicators that in-house PR is taking a surprising turn. Read more!

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