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7-Eleven PR and the Slurpee Summit

7-Eleven PR and the Slurpee Summit

7-Eleven could be like any other convenience store — boring and predictable.  But they're not. They are relevant, creative and fun. It all comes down to their PR. When I was researching companies for my …
Day 9: Foursquare for a Good Cause

Day 9: Foursquare for a Good Cause

I love how social media including Foursquare can be a way to quickly raise money for a good cause, locally or internationally. I'll never forget how my coworker and friend Nate Bagely was in a …
What I LOVE/HATE about Social Media

What I LOVE/HATE about Social Media

I sat down at Evo Conference (for women in social media) as good luck had it, next to Brene Brown (author of books about shame, inadequacy and perfectionism). She interviews people for part of her …
PR Pros: Will you Blend?

PR Pros: Will you Blend?

I attended the PRSA/IABC half day conference in Salt Lake City. It's a first for me because I'm not a PR pro. But I find a natural home in PR because I believe the industry …
Top 3 Ideas from PRSA/IABC Utah Conference

Top 3 Ideas from PRSA/IABC Utah Conference

I attended the IABC and PRSA joint conference in Salt Lake City Utah yesterday.  I'd probably talk more about trends in social media, crowdsourcing stories with Twitter and Facebook, promoting content with social bookmarking, etc. …