Learning from Charlotte leaders

A couple of weeks ago, I was honored to attend the Charlotte Businesswoman of the Year award luncheon honoring Laura Schulte of Wells Fargo. North Carolina's newly-appointed secretary of commerce Sharon Decker offered the keynote address. She talked about lessons she has learned from Charlotte's great leaders, including Joan Zimmerman, Bill Lee, a homeless woman and … Continue reading Learning from Charlotte leaders

Review: The End of Business As Usual

I am currently pursuing a Master of Arts degree in Organizational and Strategic Communication through Queens University's Knight School of Communication (long name, isn't it?). To complement my course in Strategic Communication: Analysis and Theory, I recently purchased Brian Solis' newest book, The End of Business as Usual. I have yet to read his other works in … Continue reading Review: The End of Business As Usual

Breathe.

Public relations and the communications industry should take a lesson from yoga. We need more balance, more stretching and most of all, don't forget to breathe. Photo credit