Tag Archives: Public Relations

Small Business Marketing-Try, Try To Begin

A small, green thought leader from far, far away famously declared there were only two paths – do or do not. Well, upon further review, the master’s seminal message may need an amendment. Recently, efforts for a client to promote … Continue reading

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PR – Not A Four-Letter Word

Some people treat Public Relations with disdain and that’s unfortunate. PR impacts more levels of a company or small business than ever before. Ignore or undervalue it and you will spell a real four-letter word: F-A-I-L! A few days back, a person … Continue reading

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Do What You Do

It was a strange combination of coincidences this past week. The categories of sports clichés, marketing and networking all collided. Those sensory experiences reminded me how a clear sense of goals and purpose are the basis for every choice you … Continue reading

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GM’s Marketing IPO

During the heat of the bailouts, General Motors was famously, and derisively, referred to as “Government Motors.” But, a focused and well executed marketing and public relations effort has resulted in a positive spin to GM’s return to the land of the living. GM’s … Continue reading

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Marketing Hershey’s Important Ingredient

Have you looked at a Hershey’s bar lately? As we prepare for the onslaught of big and loud holiday marketing, I want to discuss a big campaign that fascinates with its simplicity. Anyway, back to that chocolate bar. I was in … Continue reading

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All The News Fit To $tream

Remember the old motto of The New York Times about “All The News That’s Fit To Print.” Well, we all know that we can fit a whole lot more in the pipeline. There have been a couple of interesting items … Continue reading

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Everybody’s got plans…until they get hit!

Thanks to the pugilist philosopher Mike Tyson for our title. Planning is critical. Some of us skip steps or fail to flesh out the details. Others think the plan is solid….then, well, you get knocked out. Several items washed ashore lately from … Continue reading

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