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How to Extend the Life of A Media Hit

How to Extend the Life of A Media Hit

Communications

If an earned media hit lands in a publication but no one sees it … does it generate awareness? We’ve all been there: we work hard to build a relationship... read more

9 Voicemail Tips to Dramatically Improve Return Calls

9 Voicemail Tips to Dramatically Improve Return Calls

Communications

On average, there are 70 voicemails left per day per sales rep. Each voicemail requires roughly 60 seconds each. That’s 30 seconds to listen to a greeting and 30 seconds... read more

How Cutting Out Vague Adjectives Can Make Us More Truthful (and Trustworthy)

How Cutting Out Vague Adjectives Can Make Us More Truthful (and Trustworthy)

Communications

What are the easiest ways to alienate your readers? Well, you could confuse them, bore them, or straight out lie to them. You could make them cry, curse at them,... read more

The Growing Impact of Visuals on Integrated Communications

The Growing Impact of Visuals on Integrated Communications

Communications

According to Meeker’s 2014 Internet Trends Report, the average article reaches half of its total social referrals within 6.5 hours on Twitter and 9 hours on Facebook. In other words,... read more

What You Can Learn About Storytelling From, Believe It Or Not, “Hercules”

What You Can Learn About Storytelling From, Believe It Or Not, “Hercules”

Communications

I never expected to take anything away from the latest adaptation of Hercules featuring Dwayne Johnson (a.k.a. ‘The Rock’). But I did. And it was this: A compelling story can... read more

Grammar Hammer: All Day “Every Day” or “Everyday”?

Grammar Hammer: All Day “Every Day” or “Everyday”?

Communications

A suggestion from a loyal reader inspired this week’s Grammar Hammer. Is everyday one word or two words (every day)? Both variations refer to an activity that occurs on a... read more

10 Fun and Interesting Presentation Ideas

10 Fun and Interesting Presentation Ideas

Communications

At some point in every business person’s life, you will have to give a presentation and if you’re like me, it can still be an anxious experience. I have given... read more

Communicate Smarter, Work Smarter

Communicate Smarter, Work Smarter

Communications

Let’s face it—sometimes there just aren’t enough hours in the day to accomplish everything you need to get done. Mashable recently published an article to that effect, giving 5 pointers... read more

6 Must Do’s When Delivering Bad News

6 Must Do’s When Delivering Bad News

Communications

“Bad news isn’t wine. It doesn’t improve with age.” ~ Colin Powell ~ The Penn State Sandusky Sex Scandal is just one of many examples of organizations handling bad news... read more

6 Communication Lessons from the World’s Worst Army Man

6 Communication Lessons from the World’s Worst Army Man

Communications

If you go back to the 1960s and asked six-year-old me which Army man would be the absolute best one to find wedged in the rocks of a riverbed while... read more