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Digital Etiquette Isn’t Just for Millennials

April 1st, 2013 · No Comments

Tweet I joined a colleague for lunch last week and we both put our PDAs on the table as we ordered. When he answered his iPhone, I used that opportunity to check my messages. We finished eating with only a couple additional interruptions, but I received a text message as we were leaving the restaurant. I looked […]

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Passing of a Legend: Dan Edelman, 92

January 15th, 2013 · 1 Comment

TweetPublic Relations lost one of its greatest advocates and innovators today with the passing of Daniel J. Edelman. Dan was a civic leader and patriarch of the Chicago PR community, and he laid the foundation for what would become the largest public relations firm in the world. Dan moved to the Windy City from New York […]

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Big City Networking for Small Town Students

January 2nd, 2013 · 11 Comments

TweetHow do you network with PR firms when you attend a school which is not located in a big city? This question was recently raised by a group of students from my alma mater – West Virginia University.   I could relate to this question, since I was in their shoes 10 years ago and […]

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Culpwrit RSS Feed Now Active

August 15th, 2012 · No Comments

Tweet  Thanks to the readers who noted that the RSS feed for this blog wasn’t working properly.  That problem allegedly has been fixed so readers can now more easily follow our regular posts.  For those not familiar with how RSS feeds work, About.com provides an excellent explanation.     

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The Speech I Was Going to Give

June 6th, 2012 · 6 Comments

Tweet  It’s the annual awards season for the public relations profession, and Chicago PRSA put on an impressive show last night.  I was enjoying the rapid-fire recognition of so many creative PR campaigns that when it came time to accept the Professional of the Year award, I significantly edited my planned remarks so we could get […]

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