• More Americans turning to Web for news

    , Posted on Mar 03

    Yahoo news posted a great article on Friday, a true "sign of the times." We are simply becoming a point-and-click world when it comes to our news.

    "Nearly 70 percent of Americans believe traditional journalism is out of touch, and nearly half are turning to the Internet to get their news, according to a new survey."

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  • Crisis Communications Manager Wanted

    , Posted on Feb 29

    Should this not be a full-time job within the City of Detroit? Beyond scandals, economics and crime, there is misery. When is the mayor's office NOT in crisis mode? The thing is, they never ACT like there IS a crisis. Part of crisis management is publicly acknowledging the crisis, even in dismissing its impact or importance, then laying out your plan to address it. Coming across smug, brash or dismissive will win no popularity points with the public...humility, contrition and forthrightness do.

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