Posts:April 2013, Communications

Tips from David Sedaris on How to Improve Your Writing

by Editor| April 22, 2013

In a Fast Company article from last week, best-selling author and award-winning humorist, David Sedaris, shared takeaways on the benefits of testing out your prose by reading them aloud. In fact, Sedaris swears by performing his work in front of a live audience before he even shares the written version with his editors. Below are […]

Make Your Relationships Count

by Barri Rafferty| April 16, 2013

We recently held the third installment of panel discussion series, “Real Women Fostering Women’s Leadership,” titled “Make Your Relationships Count.” I was joined by Carol Brodie, CEO and Creative Director of Rarities Fine Jewelry; Marina Maher, CEO of Marina Maher Communications; and Dawn Robertson, CEO of  Nygard. We discussed a number of topics, from how to […]

Hot Tips for Written and Verbal Communications

by Jeff Lewonczyk| April 10, 2013

As communicators, our writing and speaking skills need to be constantly honed and improved upon. The cartoon below sketches out some of the basic written and verbal communications skills that all public relations professionals should possess.