Tag Archives: Innovation

Your Career and You: “I’m a Vampire!”

The past month was hands-down the loonngggest month I’ve endured in my entire life. Margaret (my wife) had cataract surgery on both eyes, and I voluntarily put all my own activities (PRSA Tampa Bay in particular) on hold so that … Continue reading

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Your Career and You: “It’s about ‘Time’”

We recently observed “Communication Week” at Curry College, and we held a series of activities focusing on the many aspects of our department’s activities. The kick-off event was the annual induction ceremony for the newest members of our Lambda Pi … Continue reading

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Your Career and You: “The Old Way Doesn’t Work? Try A New Way!”

One of the fringe benefits of being a “veteran” public relations professional now teaching the next generation(s) of PR practitioners at Curry College is that of providing advice, counsel, and general “talk ‘em off the ledge” reassurance to young…and sometimes … Continue reading

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Your Career and You: “Say ‘No’ to Negativity”

I just spent what seems like an eternity with someone who has, without doubt, the most negative approach to life of anyone I’ve run into in my entire life. We’re talking serious “no…unh-unh…no way.” By the end of the day … Continue reading

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Your Career and You: “Don’t Blame ‘Them’”

I’ve been here in Taipei for the past several weeks, decompressing, doing some serious introspection, and pretty much doing what I do every day anyway…reading local newspapers, watching the news on TV, and marveling at the fact that it doesn’t … Continue reading

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Your Career and You: “Keeping It Fresh”

Once in a while, I look around at people who I know…people who I work with…people who I don’t know but see regularly…and wonder how “excited” they are about what they’re doing for a living. During the course of both … Continue reading

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