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Entries for November, 2010

12 holiday $$$ mistakes to avoid — from AP

This story has run in newspapers all over the United States and online via Associated Press. It may be excessive of fair use — but its importance does not. Enjoy it and take heed. Happy holidays! By DAVE CARPENTER AP Personal Finance Writer Nov 27, 2010 CHICAGO — The holiday season is full of pitfalls […]

Special Thanksgiving Edition – Important safety tips if you plan on frying your turkey

[To comment:] This advisory message came from has been issued by the Runnemede (N.J.) Fire Department. It’s for those of us who have always craved a fried turkey on this special day. This is the start of what promises to be a wonderful holiday season. Keep that wine glass half full, rather than half […]

“Grow Your Business Through Networking”

On Friday, Nov. 19, Larry Litwin, APR, Fellow PRSA,  participated in the Chamber of Commerce of South Jersey networking workship. The full PowerPoint is available on under Workshops and PowerPoints. It is No. 15 (scroll down). Here are accompanying notes. To comment: 1.  How communication has evolved over the last few decades, including […]

South Jersey Face: M. Larry Litwin

As requested. This appeared on former blog site. Here we go again. It does contain some effective strategic communication techniques: October 4, 2009 You could say M. Larry Litwin wrote the book on public relations. Actually, two really thick books. An associate professor of communication at Rowan University and a former broadcast journalist, Litwin has […]

Public Relations playbook: some thoughts – Philly AdNews

TOOLBOX TOPICS – Reprinted from AdNews – Philly Ad Club – November -December 2010 Public Relations playbook: some thoughts  Every now and then seasoned communication professionals need to review the basics. Here are some thoughts from Larry Litwin’s The Public Relations Practitioner’s Playbook (AuthorHouse – 2009)    By M. Larry Litwin, APR, Fellow PRSA Whether […]