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Entries for October, 2014

The right way to get a favor – networking

This “Tip” and dozens of others come from Larry Litwin’s The ABCs of Strategic Communication (available on www dot larry litwin dot com). [To comment: larry at larry litwin dot com.] Effective networking is the proactive solution. If you think ahead and network well, asking for a favor can be an easy, natural thing to do. Sometimes you […]

Tips to Succeed: The basics of conducting a scientific survey

This “Tip” and dozens of others come from Larry Litwin’s The ABCs of Strategic Communication (available on www dot larry litwin dot com). [To comment: larry at larry litwin dot com.] HOW-TO-DO-IT 1. Decide what you want to learn from the survey. 2. Ask why you want to learn this. 3. Ask yourself whether you could get this […]

Bill Campbell — The voice may have been silenced, but it lives on thanks to technology

[To comment: larry at larrylitwin dot com] The Voice of Philadelphia Sports has been silenced. This is a sad day for the Litwins. I have lost an incredible mentor whom I met back in the early 50s when I visited the Robin Roberts Show at Channel 10. Mr. Campbell — as I called him — […]

4 steps to protect your company’s name

[To comment: Larry at LarryLitwin dot com] Strategic Rhonda Abrams via USA Today has written a terrific piece on Trademarks and service marks.  Here is the link: http://usat.ly/1tIo3jO    If you prefer reading the column here, it is below. Full credit to Abrams and USA Today. You’ve got a great idea for a new company or product. […]