Editorial

How Star Wars Taught Me About Leadership

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by Michael Lauer Leadership comes in many forms. While there are endless articles, videos and ‘how-to’ books about being a good leader, the truth is some people are just naturals. To break it down even further, some leaders like to be out front – highly visible, energetically motivating their teams while others tend to lead […]

Editorial

Be More Productive by Being a Better Listener

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By Aaliyah Miller, Sr. Communications Consultant Are you fully present when you’re talking with colleagues, family, or friends? If you said, “no,” I’m not at all surprised. There are many distractions clamoring for your attention. If your day is something like mine you’re doing your best to manage work life with family priorities. The lines […]

Editorial

Each One, Teach One: A Speed Dating Exercise in Mentorship

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Guest post by Aaliyah Miller “Each one, teach one.” – An African proverb The African proverb above has a strong significance in my life. It’s significance is two-fold; historical and practical. According to Wikipedia, the short yet powerful phrase, “originated in the United States during slavery, when Africans were denied education, including learning to read. […]

Events

Fake News & Fancy Free Panel in New Haven

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Greater Connecticut Chapter – PRSA NEW DATE: THURSDAY APRIL 19, 2018 Albertus Magnus College, New Haven, CT Annual Meeting – Panel Discussion Fake News and Fancy Free Reporting – How to Tell Your Story in the 21st Century. Format Panel Introducer – Greater Connecticut Chapter PRSA Officer Moderator – Diane Orson – Host Morning Edition […]

Editorial

If Sam Nunberg Were My Client… Guest Blog

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By Ken Scudder Sam Nunberg’s two in-person interviews (on CNN and MSNBC), and his phone-in to Katy Tur, were classic counter-examples of how to handle oneself with the media. Nunberg ranted, raved, whined, and played the martyr, leading those on both sides of the aisle genuinely concerned for his well-being. Nunberg could have made some […]

Editorial

39 Ways to Lose Your Job

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By John T. Tintera, Founder JTT Marketing People over the age of 40 know that everyone under 40 knows EVERYTHING. A horrible generalization, but there’s some truth to it. Only it didn’t begin 20 years ago. I can remember being in a job in my late twenties where I was the front-line account executive for […]

Conference

Modern PR: Engaging in a Digital World

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Recap of PRSA Tri-State Conference 2016 Posted by: 2016 Conference Chairs – Megan Linebarger (@MeganLinebarger) & Priyanki Brahma (@priyanki_bh) Engagement is the key to a successful public relations campaign. With this end in mind, PRSA Tri-State hosted its annual conference for this year on October 18 in New York City. The venue was the Eisner & Lubin […]