February 27, 2019

Tour Guides Are Ambassadors

Whenever one of our HMA team makes a speech or we give a presentation, we usually practice it before we do it for real.  We counsel […]
February 22, 2019

What is Crisis Communications at Sea?

HMA Public Relations has worked on some major crisis communication projects over the years.  Sometimes we are a part of them even when we’re on vacation.  […]
February 21, 2019

The Sky is Not the Limit

How does a less than stellar high school student find his way to college and eventually in space?  By reading a book. Captain Scott Kelly, the […]
February 14, 2019

Arizona: America’s Valentine!

Whether you love it, like it or want to run away and hide from it… it’s Valentine’s Day! And we in the Arizona desert have another […]
February 12, 2019

Lessons I am Learning While Buying My First House

Guess who is getting herself out of the rental game and into her first, real home? Yep, this martian millennial. As any home buyer will tell […]
February 7, 2019

I am a martian millennial

As much as I hate to admit it, I fall right into the “millennial” category -- albeit, only by a few years.  According to assumptions, this […]
January 31, 2019

#Book Club — The Later Years

Imagine having such a profound impact on an industry that your teachings were still relevant nearly a quarter-century after you had died. That’s the case for […]
January 30, 2019

The Business of Birdies

This week marks the 2019 Waste Management Phoenix Open presented by the Ak-Chin Indian Community (WM Phoenix Open). In celebration of “The Greenest Show on Grass,” […]
January 29, 2019

Lessons I Learned From My Toddler.

As most people know, I have two little girls—a rambunctious four-year-old and a very busy one-year old. And they are teaching me as much as I […]
January 25, 2019

Going Viral Over Crickets

Here is the story… It was 2 p.m. and I had just ended a long conference call. I was due for some fresh air and remembered […]