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Learn to Monkey Around with Surveys!

All marketing and PR pros should love a good survey. They help us understand the wants and needs of customers and employees and better yet – they create lots of wonderful numbers we can use to create the charts and bar graphs that resonate with the decision-markers in the C-suite. I have a nerdy obsession […]

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on October 16, 2018

I Hate SEO

I hate SEO. Not just a little bit. A LOT. Here’s why: I own a PR agency in Wilmington, NC and have worked in public relations for 30 years. I have a long and varied portfolio of successful case studies to demonstrate my ability to help get clients in the news or help them stay […]

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on November 20, 2015

Issues Management and Sunshine Laws

Issues Management and Sunshine Laws Transparency is an admirable trait of many things — glass, water, Saran™ wrap, high quality pantyhose and of course, government meetings. But the media’s obsession with transparency – both within and outside the public sector – has reached an all-time high of unrealistic expectations. Thanks in large part to the […]

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on April 13, 2015

Beware of Brand-Bashing Badvocates

I love it when PR folks coin a catchy phrase that succinctly captures a cultural phenomenon. “Badvocates,” attributed to Elizabeth Rizzo at Weber Shandwick, are people who stand on a virtual soapbox to criticize or detract from companies, brands or products. Simply put, they’re brand bashers. And left unchecked, they can unravel your company’s reputation — […]

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on April 6, 2015

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