Journalism’s Reckoning

Dogma Be Damned: Set Real Journalists Free
For many, it would seem unusual, if not highly suspect, for a long-time public relations executive to opine on the state of journalism and to offer remedies for its preservation. After all, aren’t most PR pros charged with positioning their clients more favorably in news and feature stories? (There are strategies to achieve this.)

Friday’s Video Views

iBoy”Will he come from God?” “Almost…from HIM.”The Power of WordsSo what is the true differentiating communications competency? This video speaks for itself.#TwitterTVWho’d a thunk that TV and Twitter would be such fast friends? Here’s Twitter’s director of media partnerships, Chloe Sladden, discussing expert hashtag tips for TV shows. (via Fast Company) IBM’s W3Anyone who’s anyone…… Continue reading Friday’s Video Views

Bad Behavior’s Rewards

In the nascent days of this blog, I penned a post on Donald Trump and the catalyst that thrust him onto the national stage. That small, but powerful gesture singlehandedly paved the way for a credible conversation about a Trump Presidential run. Do you remember what it was? I’ll remind you.After years of neglect and…… Continue reading Bad Behavior’s Rewards

Bald Rumble

Shaved heads and The Donald. Is there anything closer to Nirvana in today’s popular culture? Well, yes, there is. Add the taint of world wrestling to the mix, and you get the picture.News Flash from yesterday’s Detroit Free Press : wrestlers representing Donald Trump and WWE’s Vince McMahon will face off in a Detroit ring…… Continue reading Bald Rumble