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iX Leadership: A Few Quick Tips to Thwart Those Gnarly Culture Killers

Meg Manke, Senior Partner, Rose Group Int’l “Hello, McFly?!” This quote recited time-and-again by Biff Tannen in the Back to the Future movies floats around our house pretty frequently. And, whenever I’m asked what the magic recipe is for great customer experience, the same thought pops into my head. “Hello, McFly! Don’t you know the answer?!”…

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4 Leadership Lessons To Learn Today

David Diaz, Director, Davenport Laroche It’s hard to know what kind of leader you’re going to need to be until you find yourself in a position where it’s time to take charge. You might have an idea of what kind of leader you’d like to be, but as situations evolve and reality unfolds, you might discover…

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Marketing Trends Shared by Industry Leaders at Advertising Week New York

  Loralyn Mears, PhD Multi-track conferences are often difficult for people to navigate. Despite the effort put into planning your schedule, FOMO (Fear of Missing Out) will creep in. You’ll worry that you’re going to miss something. An example is Advertising Week New York which is filled with industry experts, leaders and gurus which makes…

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“Lookin’ for a Leader”

  Ronn Torossian, CEO, 5WPR That was the title of a song written and recorded by musician activist Neil Young, formerly of Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young,  The song was released in 2006. In these trying times, many companies are looking for new leaders who understand and can successfully manage the changing landscape, not just among…

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Government and Industry Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Leaders Highlight Two-Day ‘Future of Money’ Symposium at the Schar School

Speakers from Around the World Explore New Technologies, Innovative Uses, and Public Policy Issues for Digital Currency CommPRO Editorial Staff The rapidly expanding fields of blockchain and cryptocurrencies will be examined in depth by policymakers, industry executives, and academic leaders during an international, two-day symposium at George Mason University’s Schar School of Policy and Government.…

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Marketing and Leadership: Like “Love And Marriage…”

  Ronn Torossian, CEO, 5WPR Noted singer Frank Sinatra introduced the song bearing that title in 1955. Its lyrics went on, “…go together like a horse and carriage……you can’t have one without the other.” Why? Marketing and leadership parallel those lyrics. A marketing manager, as the title implies, manages marketing for an organization. That is…

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8 Ways Leaders Build Collaboration

Carol Kinsey Goman, Ph.D Most leaders agree that effective collaboration is more important than ever in today’s turbulent business environment. In fact, a company’s very survival may depend on how well it can combine the potential of its people and the quality of the information they possess with their ability — and willingness — to…

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Golin Strenthens Healthcare Leadership with NY Hire of Rachel Hooper

CommPRO Editorial Staff Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) agency Golin hired Rachel Hooper as executive director to lead the firm’s media, digital, and public affairs healthcare pursuits across the Healthcare Practice. She officially started on April 15 and is based in Golin’s New York office, reporting to Neera Chaudhary, global president of healthcare. Hooper has more…

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Oh, The Places You’ll Go: Four Leadership Lessons from Commencement Season

Dr. Sandra J. Peart, Dean, University of Richmond’s Jepson School of Leadership Studies The content of commencement speeches often amounts to little more than the title line from the Dr. Seuss book “Oh, the Places You’ll Go!” Granted, the commencement speech is a tough assignment. How does one adequately convey pearls of wisdom to a…

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Leadership Coaching and Development Service for Public Relations, Corporate Communications and Agency Leaders Launched

CommPRO Editorial Staff CommunicationsMatch has partnered with Ken Jacobs, ACC, CPC, to provide leadership coaching and development as a service to corporate and agency public relations, advertising,  communications and marketing leaders and executives. Jacobs’ industry experience, combined with the rigorous discipline of a professionally trained coach, helps executives strengthen their leadership skills, address blind spots,…

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Brian Gefter On Leadership

A simple definition of leadership is the action of leading a group of people. This doesn’t sound complicated, yet anything that involves multiple people is never as simple as it might look. There are a variety of factors that surround what makes a person a good leader. Establishing a clear vision, communicating that vision to…

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Communication in Business Leadership

Ronn Torossian, CEO, 5WPR Communication is a core foundation of leadership as successful communication and powerful leadership are closely related. A great leader understands the exchanging of information is crucial to relationships within an organization and outside of it and will work at developing the skills needed to address the ever-changing needs of their business.  …

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Selecting the Strongest Leadership Team to Boost Company Success

Ronn Torossian, CEO, 5WPR  A leader is only as strong as those around him or her. While it’s a huge accomplishment to be entrusted with a leadership position in any business, what almost matters more is the ability to supplement this with other thoughtful hires. Let’s say a business owner is building a new management…

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A Visionary Leader in the Fight for Equality, Health, and Human Rights

Meryl Moss Media Staff  In support of International Women’s Day on Friday, March 8, the influential global health organization, Pathfinder International (www.pathfinder.org), has launched #ForHerFuture.org (www.forherfuture.org), a campaign that spotlights the importance of increased access to contraception for all women worldwide. Since 1957, Pathfinder has been driven by the conviction that all people, regardless of…

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How Leaders Build Cultures of Success

Tabitha Laser, CSP As a leader, you’re the person who employees look to when it comes to setting the tone of a company’s culture and how an organization is run. This is why it’s so important to have a defined roadmap when taking the helm and leading an organization down the path to success. However,…

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Focus Media Promotes Four Employees to Executive, Leadership Roles

CommPRO.biz Editorial Team Full-service public relations and marketing firm Focus Media announced that Nicole Feller, Ryann Hannigan, Adrienne Bodnar and Christine Cordova have been promoted. Feller, of Montgomery, has become a Vice President. A five-year veteran of Focus Media, Feller is responsible for advertising concept development, media relations and editorial content. Having previously worked as…

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