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The Death of Business Reporting? Not So Fast.

July 26, 2018

Does a new dynamic between corporate communicators and the media spell the “death of business reporting”? That’s what Washington Post columnist Steven Pearlstein concludes in a recent piece recounting his…
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Fake News and Your Brand

June 28, 2018

Claims of “fake news” have become a steady drumbeat among those attempting to discredit news they don’t like or reporting they feel is unfair. Yet, there also has been a…
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Reflections on My Father’s Legacy as We Celebrate 55 Years

May 31, 2018

In many ways, 1963 was a defining year for America. The civil rights movement was in full momentum, marked by Dr. Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream” speech. Sadly,…
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Who Will Save Local News?

April 27, 2018

You don’t need to be a journalist or a news junkie to know that traditional news has changed drastically over the past 10 to 15 years. Competition from online challengers…
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Lessons in Persuasion from an Unlikely Source

March 26, 2018

Who are the great persuaders of our day? Are they the top advertising execs who make their brands stand out from the competition? Are they the great attorneys who combine…
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The Microphones Are Always On

February 28, 2018

Just before a weekly radio address in 1984, President Ronald Reagan cracked a joke. “My fellow Americans, I’m pleased to tell you today that I’ve signed legislation that will outlaw…
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