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New Book Release Chronicles the Lives of Post-Grads in the Hamptons

  CommPRO Editorial Staff Author Wil Glavin, known for his debut novel, The Venerable Vincent Beattie and exclusive in The New York Post, is releasing his second novel, Silhouettes South of 27 on July 15. This beach read is an original story about four twenty-somethings spending a summer in the Hamptons, and it highlights topics such as mental health…

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After Decoding My Value, I Moved Out of New York City

  Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency In March 2020, after my ex-husband bought a second home in Westhampton, my oldest son who lived in NC, decided to visit him in November. Since he only had a four-day weekend, we rented a place in Southampton to spend more time together. Once home in our…

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How to Create or Build a Brand That Lasts

Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency I always dreamed of becoming an attorney or actress, but things didn’t quite work out that way. After majoring in acting, my professors said I was too dramatic. As for law school, my prosecutor dad felt I was more of an advocate. My parents said I could only…

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Rediscover Your Life Skills to Live the Life You Truly Want

  Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency Now, that we’re in 2021, what’s changed for you? Many of my friends and colleagues in the U.S. and abroad say they’re still worried about staying healthy and safe, are concerned about the availability of the COVID-19 vaccines, are stressed about job and income loss and feel…

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It’s Never Too Late: Do What You Want. Be Who You Want to Be

Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency Last year crystalized my vision to help others discover their true potential by looking back.  I’ve been doing this all throughout my life. Now, I have the tools to help you. Your Background Think about what you loved as a child. I’ll get you started by highlighting what…

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Grow Through A Branding Process: Decode Your Value to Reveal Your True Potential

Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency Throughout 2020, we’ve faced hardships, challenges, uncertainty and learned to “pivot,” focus on “the new normal,” and the “next normal”; terms to make sense of what’s happening in our lives. But, thinking about the what if’s can lead us to contemplate worst-case scenarios, most of which are outside…

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Using Social Science to Explain the Behavior of Trump and His Followers

Author’s note: This article reflects my interview with John Dean about his and Bob Altemeyer’s book, Authoritarian Nightmare: Trump and His Followers. I was unable to speak with other sources or people from the Trump or Biden camps, so this article is not intended to be a complete analysis of the extremely broad topic. Rather,…

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The Social Dilemma: A Documentary and Big Tech’s Grasp Over Us

  Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency On Wednesday, October 28, 2020, the Senate committee held a hearing with Big Tech CEOs Jack Dorsey of Twitter, CEO Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook and CEO Sundar Pichai of Alphabet Inc., Google. The hearing was called, “Does Section 230’s Sweeping Immunity Enable Big Tech Bad Behavior” which…

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Happy 10th Anniversary to CommPRO’s Family 

  We’re incredibly honored and proud of our global community with hundreds of gifted writers, insightful speakers, engaging event hosts and partners. Thank you for your newsworthy, educational, thought-provoking, in-depth and original content that helps our subscribers stay ahead of emerging trends. Our goal has always been to provide our readers with ideas to help…

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Instead of Worrying about the What-Ifs, Focus on Yourself

Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency Daily, we’re inundated with news about COVID-19, fears about our health and that of others, job and income losses, racial injustice, the economy, our children, and the list goes on. Most of us feel comfortable discussing these issues. But, quietly, under the radar, is our collective mental health.…

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Your Competitive Advantage is You

  Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency In 2016, I decided to launch a full-service agency. Many of my business colleagues and friends in the marketing communications industry warned of too much competition, the need to focus on a niche because they said, you can’t help everyone.  But competition was and is not my…

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Today We Remember Our History and The People Who Sustain Us​

    Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency On September 11, 2001, I was pushing my 2 1/2-year-old in a stroller to go to a “Mommy and Me” playgroup at the 92nd Street Y. While walking, I saw smoke and looked back over my shoulder to see a plane hitting a building. But, somehow,…

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Now’s the Time to Look Back, Instead of Forward to Decode Your Value

  Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency My marketing communications journey started 30-years ago working for General Electric, small-medium-sized agencies, and for Burson-Marsteller (now Burson Cohn & Wolf). Despite working at GE, surrounded by engineers, technologists, programmers and software developers, I never thought of myself as a tech person. Do You Know How You’re…

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Decode Your Value to Identify Strengths You Never Knew You Had

Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency During these tough times, people have been sick, lost loved ones, their jobs, and income. With concerns about the rising COVID-19, worries about children returning to school and their safety, protests about racial injustice, the upcoming Presidential election and more, many people are in-limbo. While we can control…

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Remote Work Brief Survey

Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency I’m doing research for an article on remote work versus working in-house. While many people have been working remotely for years, others prefer to work in-house. The global pandemic has already changed how businesses operate and many people prefer telecommuting. In June, Timothy Golden, a Professor of Management…

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Salespeople, Please Do Your Research

  Wendy Glavin, CEO & Founder, Wendy Glavin Agency  Every day I receive invites on LinkedIn. I’m happy that during these times people want to connect more with others. However, it’s important to read and learn about the people with whom you want to meet. Do research on the company, agency, business, or brand to identify their…

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LIVE: It’s Voice Your Vibe

  Wendy Glavin, CEO & Founder, Wendy Glavin Agency   Most people have public and private personas which they portray based on their surroundings. Personas are about creating perceptions. Typical examples of those who maintain public identities include: politicians who use various facades to get voters, actors that play to become the characters, lawyers who must advocate for…

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In These Uncertain Times, Make Knowledge Your Certain Power

  Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency Many of us are hunkered down now, working from home amid the COVID-19 pandemic. After speaking with my dear friend, a doctor at a New York City hospital at the epicenter of the crisis, I’ve stopped watching daily news updates on television, reading articles on social media…

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