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Understand the Ebb and Flow of Finances in a Communications Firm

October 10th, 2016 · No Comments

Tweet By Michael J. Clark, APR Water and Revenue. I like the metaphor of water as it relates to revenue, it illustrates how money flows, clarifies the importance of creating reservoirs of cash, and demonstrates areas of absorption and how cash can evaporate from the business. Plus, it’s primarily a life source for business. I […]

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Advice for Women Wanting to Succeed in Business: Take Risks, Shed Fear of Failure and Change

May 1st, 2016 · No Comments

TweetFive of Chicago’s top women communication leaders met with students and faculty last week at DePaul University’s College of Communication. At a program hosted by students in the Leadership 2.0 public relations and advertising class, panel members openly talked about double standards, glass ceilings and sexism in the workplace. While the panelists come from diverse […]

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Not Keeping Up On The News? Do So at Your Own Career Peril

April 29th, 2016 · No Comments

Tweet During my long corporate career, I only can recall three times when a boss yelled at me. Perhaps the most vivid and preventable reprimand came when my boss asked about a newspaper article that appeared in The Wall Street Journal that morning—and he mostly got a blank stare from his Chief Communications Officer. It […]

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Tags: Careers · Day in the Life

How to Maintain A Positive Impression When Things Aren’t Going Your Way

April 25th, 2016 · No Comments

7 tips for keeping your cool when things don’t seem to be going your way.

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Build a Business Case for a Bigger Raise

April 4th, 2016 · No Comments

Tweet Q. I got a 2% salary increase this time last year so my annual review is coming up soon. My agency responsibilities have increased significantly in the past year, but I won’t be happy if I don’t get a much bigger pay bump this year. How do I make certain I get the best […]

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Tags: Day in the Life · Q&As