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5 Secrets of Great Leadership — Here’s what it takes from Dale C.

[To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com] Thanks again to the “Dale Carnegie Training Newsletter” Anita Zinsmeister, President — anita.zinsmeister@dalecarnegie.com Dale Carnegie® Training of Central & Southern New Jersey  BY JOHN BRANDON   Contributing editor, Inc.com@jmbrandonbb Great leaders are not born into the role. They exhibit traits that have been learned, refined, honed, and improved over many years. There’s no single trait […]

17 Ideas to increase sales you can us (almost immediatelty)

[To comment: larry at larry litwin dot com]  This week’s blog comes from: Dale Carnegie Training Newsletter By Anita Zinsmeister, President — anita.zinsmeister@dalecarnegie.com Dale Carnegie® Training of Central & Southern New Jersey  (Billfryer.com) Don’t be greedy.If you always try to profit from the first sale, you ignore the real value of the customer. This is a mistake. […]

Eastern Michigan University PRSSA — Shares 2014 National Conference Take-aways

[To comment: larry at larry litwin dot com] Eastern Michigan University Dec. 5, 2005 blog. Lots of good information. Raven’s recap of PRSSA 2014 National Conference Posted on December 5, 2014 by EMU PRSSA | Leave a comment In October, I had the wonderful opportunity to travel to our nation’s capital. It wasn’t for pleasure but I did have a blast. […]

The right way to get a favor – networking

[To comment: larry at larry litwin dot com] This and other tips and techniques can be found in Larry Litwin’s The ABCs of Strategic Communication. Check out Litwin’s website. 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 may […]

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: Workplace relationships

[To comment: larry at larry litwin dot com] Here is Tip No. 89 from Larry Litwin’s The ABCs of Strategic Communication. Like The Public Relations Practitioner’s Playbook for (all) Strategic Communicators, The ABCs is used at two-dozen colleges and universities and has found itself on the desks of hundreds of professionals. It contains 7,000 definitions and nearly 300 proven successful […]

Techniques to Succeed: Grunig’s Four Models of Public Relations

[To comment: larry at larry litwin dot dot com] This week’s blog comes from The ABCs of Strategic Communication (AuthorHouse – 2008), which contains 7,000 strategic communication definitions plus 282 Tips and Techniques. James Grunig and Todd Hunt developed four models of public relations. Each differs in the purpose and nature of communication.  Press Agentry/Publicity – one-way communication – uses […]

Jack Welch’s 5 Stages of Crisis Management

[To comment: larry at larry litwin dot com] Jack Welch is a former chair and CEO at General Electric. His “Five Stages of Crisis Management” along with hundreds of other words of wisdom on crisis communication are contained in The Public Relations Practitioner’s Playbook for (all) Strategic Communicators. Check it out. 1. Denial – Denial in […]

More on Miss New Jersey 2013

[To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com] Hello everyone… As many are aware, I was honored to be among the six judges for this year’s Miss Newsey pageant. A fellow judge Dr. Hilary Leavey Friedman blogs regularly. Below is a link to a related blog. I could not say it better. Please read it and feel free to react/respond. […]

In the wake of Sandy — Be careful

This was sent in all upper case. THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE CENTERS  FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION (CDC):  IN THE WAKE OF SANDY IT IS IMPORTANT FOR CITIZENS TO REMEMBER  THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE AND HEALTH AND THAT  OF YOUR FAMILY: DRINK CLEAN SAFE WATER AND […]