Hot Topic, Public Relations, Uncategorized

What’s in a name… and does it really matter?

"In order to really create a new category of devices, those devices are going to have to be far better at doing some key tasks. We think we've got the goods. We think we've done it." -Steve Jobs, Jan. 27, 2010 On Wednesday, Jan. 27, Apple unveiled to the world its long awaited tablet, calling… Continue reading What’s in a name… and does it really matter?

Inspiration, Public Relations, Uncategorized

How are you marketing yourself?

"I am out here for you. You don't know what it's like to be ME out here for YOU. It is an up-at-dawn, pride-swallowing siege that I will never fully tell you about, ok?"- Jerry Maguire Over the last few years, I've seen my life change from television and radio producer to public relations professional. It wasn't… Continue reading How are you marketing yourself?

Inspiration, Public Relations

What I’ve learned from the “next generation.”

"A life is not important except in the impact it has on other lives."- Jackie Robinson Throughout my life, I've always tried to keep on my toes whether it be in television and radio, sports, or public relations.  Last year, I felt I was becoming obsolete.  So, I began reading more about social media and… Continue reading What I’ve learned from the “next generation.”

Hot Topic, Media, Public Relations, Sports, Uncategorized

Does it matter if we lie?

"It's the first time they've ever heard me, you know, talk about this. I hid it from everybody." -Mark McGwire, Jan. 11, 2010. Former Major League Baseball star Mark McGwire admitted on Jan. 11 that he used steroids when he played for the Oakland A's and St. Louis Cardinals.  The accusations have dogged McGwire since he chased and eventually… Continue reading Does it matter if we lie?

Hot Topic, Inspiration

Five Ways to Celebrate Your Success.

"What we do in life echoes in eternity." -Maximus (Gladitor, 2000) How many times have you been asked, "Are you successful?" If so, what did you answer? If you answered no, take a step back and think.  At any point in your life, you are a success.  It doesn't matter if you are 18 or 38 years old, we… Continue reading Five Ways to Celebrate Your Success.

Hot Topic, Inspiration, Sports, Uncategorized

Mission Resolution

Leading up to and after New Year's Day, I listened to no less than a hundred different resolutions we should all make.  After stopping the spinning of my head, I started to think back to something that happened in 1994.  (cue the flashback) One of the greatest summers of my life was in 1994.  I… Continue reading Mission Resolution