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Should Nike Have Done It?

September 19, 2018

Taking a corporate position on a controversial subject is a tricky affair. On the one hand, recent studies indicate that most consumers want brands they like to take a stand…
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A Crisis Waiting to Happen

August 29, 2018

Not that long ago, chief marketing officers were most concerned with generating leads and conversions, managing budgets, earning a healthy return on investment, maintaining digital relevance, and growing market share…
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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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