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The Business Benefits of Strategic Diversity and Inclusion

Marci Davis, Communications Practice Leader, Jacobs Engineering “E. pluribus unum” graces the back of the U.S. dollar and is Latin for “out of many, one.”  The phrase captures the original vision of our country, where the differences of the colonies created a greater whole. This concept is also at the core of Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) principles, which…

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Free Webcast On-Demand: Spokesperson Secrets to Build Your Brand

D S Simon Media SPOKEies® Award honorees are proud to participate in the inaugural SPOKEies® Awards. For the first time in Communications history, SPOKEies® are honoring the best in-house spokespeople representing brands, non-profits and corporations. We are extremely proud of every contestant as each of the applications were high caliber entries and each of the participants contributed to their…

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Spokespeople Secrets to Build Your Brand, Just Added New Participants

This exciting event just added a new participant, Kristy Wallace the CEO of Ellevate Network. Kristy Wallace is the CEO of Ellevate Network, and is responsible for executing Ellevate Network’s mission to close the gender achievement gap in business by providing professional women with a global community to lean on and learn from. She directs the Network’s staff,…

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#MLK 50th Anniversary

Neil Foote, President & Founder, Foote Communications Even though an assassin’s bullet took the life or the Rev.-Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 50 years ago, his presence surrounds us. King’s life left the world with so many resilient qualities that are synonymous with any good brand – passion, consistency and inspiration. Let’s be clear –…

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World Economic Forum: The Automation Transformation

Editor’s Note:  Join Barri Rafferty on Tuesday, January 30th @ 11:30 a.m. EST as she shares her observations from Davos in a free webinar.  Click here to RSVP. Barri Rafferty, CEO, Ketchum If you’ve read this blog before, you will have heard me talk about the impact of A.I. Unsurprisingly, A.I. remains one of the biggest topics…

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Why 7 is Your Lucky Number

Leslie Grossman, Author, Leadership Coach and Courageous Collaborator, LeslieGrossmanLeadership.com I was having lunch with business friend Kristine Kern, a consultant with Patrick Lencioni’s firm The Table Group, and we were discussing working with our clients on communication and marketing issues. I said that I have learned to repeat an important message at least 3 times for…

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10 Tips To Supercharge Your Success in 2018 

Carol Kinsey Goman, Ph.D Last year I gave a seminar on “leadership presence” for the executive team of a high-tech company in Northern California. The next day, the president of the company telephoned: “I have an administrative assistant who is the brightest, most creative person I’ve worked with. The problem is, we are relocating and…

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#8 MOST-VIEWED EVENT in 2017: From Big Banks to the Underbanked: FinTech’s Customer-Centric Model (Free Webinar On-Demand)

Webinar Overview Financial technology, FinTech has revolutionized the financial services industry with customer-focused solutions, including, insurance underwriting, peer-to-peer money transfers, digital security, data analysis and investments. “Over the last five years, middle market companies have led the way in economic growth, which contribute over $9.3 trillion to the U.S. economy and are growing faster than…

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The Greatest Gift

Carol Kinsey Goman, Ph.D I was still in high school when my father was fired from the San Francisco Examiner. Dad loved the newspaper business, and he especially enjoyed his job, working with the newsboys who (then) sold papers on street corners. I knew he’d be devastated by the loss. To add to the problem,…

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How Santa Claus Knows If You’ve Been Naughty Or Nice

Carol Kinsey Goman, Ph.D Have you ever wondered how Santa Claus determines whether to leave you a present or a lump of coal on Christmas Eve? How he knows if you’ve been naughty or nice? I don’t have any hard evidence to back me up, but I’m pretty sure that he must be a first-class…

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How Leaders Build – And Destroy – Trust

Carol Kinsey Goman, Ph.D Trust is the belief or confidence that one party has in the reliability, integrity and honesty of another party. It is the expectation that the faith one places in someone else will be honored. When I asked 537 managers how leaders build and destroy trust, here is what I learned .…

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AI…Friend or Foe? – Is Your Agency Ready? (Webcast On-Demand)

PR Genome Webinar Webinar Overview 2017 was the year of AI. Suddenly, it seems like every marketer has an artificial intelligence strategy, every tech company is pitching its AI capabilities, and every agency is boasting about its AI capabilities. Let’s get real though. How are AI and machine learning impacting the communications field? How are…

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Coach’s Corner: The Next Shoe(s) to Drop

J.D. “Jim” Fox, Head Coach, Next Act Coaching Along with being a coach, my resume includes stints as a reporter/producer at three network affiliates, so I have to admit that the high-profile TV departures — O’Reilly, Ailes, Rose, Lauer, Keillor — didn’t come as a total shock. I also worked on Capitol Hill as a press…

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Why You Should Talk to Yourself

Leslie Grossman Recently, I taught a class on how extraordinary conversations change your life – both professional and personal. As a Senior Fellow at The George Washington University Center for Excellence in Public Leadership (CEPL), I was asked to substitute for faculty member Joan Wangler who I greatly respect. To prepare for this all-day session…

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PRIMEChat: Better Insights. Better PR-ROI. – Allyson Hugley (Weber Shandwick)

Webinar Overview With PRIMEChat, top corporate communicators from some of the world’s most prominent organizations share compelling experiences, guidelines and insights promoting research in public relations.  PRIME Research along with partner The Institute for Public Relations  supports this series of one-on-one interviews featuring the profession’s top PR research thought-leaders.  Presenters to date include speakers from McDonald’s, SAP and KPMG. This latest installment features Allyson Hugley, President,…

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