Monthly archives: December 2015

Posted by Michelle Mastrobattista

‘Tis the Season for Charitable Giving in the Real Estate World

December 23, 2015 In Real Estate Leave a comment

Even though the unusually warm weather is attempting to convince us otherwise, the holiday season is upon us! And what better way to embrace the season than with some charitable

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Posted by Alexandra Nickel-Milstone

Healthcare Trends in 2016: A Look Ahead

December 22, 2015 In Healthcare Leave a comment

The healthcare industry is constantly changing, with advances in technology and medicine happening daily. However, as this year comes to a close, there are several big trends we’ll be watching

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Posted by Jackson Murphy

Four Star Wars Characters Who Could Have Used Some PR Advice

December 18, 2015 In Corporate Leave a comment

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and I’m not talking about Christmas. The Force is strong at 177 Milk Street, as people throughout the office express their excitement

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Posted by Ashley McCown

Ashley McCown on the Top 10 Crises of 2015

December 17, 2015 In Crisis Communications, Executive Leave a comment

For the fourth consecutive year, Solomon McCown President Ashley McCown provides her annual review of the Top Ten public relations crises of the year—first published on PR News. McCown shares her thoughts

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Posted by Kathryn Alexander

Four Timely Tips for Communicating During a Crisis  

December 16, 2015 In Crisis Communications Leave a comment

Last week, Solomon McCown participated in a table top discussion on crisis planning with members of the private and public sectors from the Greater Boston community. With the past few

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Posted by Jackson Murphy

An Uphill PR Battle for Pfizer and Allergan

December 10, 2015 In Healthcare Leave a comment

‘Tis the season of giving, and pharmaceutical companies Pfizer and Allergan certainly gave people in the health care space a lot to talk about in recent weeks. The $150 billion

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Posted by Michael George

Micro-Units: Little Homes Making a Big Splash in the Real Estate Market

December 4, 2015 In Real Estate Leave a comment

You may have heard them referred to as innovation units, urban-sized apartments, or more commonly micro-units. These minute homes are making a big impact in major cities across the United

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Posted by Amy Derjue

Should Your Organization Blog?

December 3, 2015 In SM& Team Leave a comment

Blogging has come a long way since the late 1990s when the term “weblog” was coined. What was once primarily a tool for individuals to share their interests and lives,

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Posted by Solomon McCown Staff

Present and Accounted For: Multitasking in Business

December 2, 2015 In Corporate, Executive Leave a comment

I’ve always prided myself on being present, both in my public relations career and my personal life. I pay attention to who I’m with, where I’m going, what I’m working

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Posted by Sean Hathaway

Signage Rules Should Regulate, Not Restrict, Signage on Boston’s Towers

December 1, 2015 In Real Estate Leave a comment

This week, the Boston Redevelopment Authority announced it would create a plan establishing written rules on signage for the city’s office towers. This plan, according to the agency, would serve

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