Monthly Archives: November 2008

Private jets in a challenged economy?

This is one of those moments where any PR professional worth anything are thinking to themselves: Did they discuss this with their PR folks? It will be replayed in the media over and over and over: “It’s almost like seeing … Continue reading

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One of the strategies we use to strengthen our clients’ brands is developing employees as ambassadors for their company.  When internal messaging is consistent with what is being promoted outside of the organization, employees enhance the advertising and public relations efforts.  Everyone is on … Continue reading

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A picture says…

Professionals need two things ready to go at all times: A current professional headshot and a short narrative bio. Ours is a visual society, so in instances where there’s a photo included with a write-up, people are more likely to … Continue reading

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Grab a mic

The speakers circuit holds great potential for people and businesses willing to invest. While many avoid public speaking, others make the time, pick up a Toastmasters membership and hone their message. And, ultimately boost their profile among opinion leaders in … Continue reading

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Size matters

Frequently, we are asked to evaluate sponsorship opportunities for clients. While it’s not the same as calculating the value of earned media column-inches or assessing the reach and frequency of ad flights, we’ve developed a set of guidelines to get … Continue reading

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The cobbler's kids get shoes

After more than a decade of advancing communication for clients, H&P is attending to its own communication tools. As part of the latest incarnation of H&P’s website, we are launching our first weblog. We invite you to participate in this … Continue reading

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