Monthly archives: October 2017

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SM& Presents HELP WANTED: Education 101 Meets Workforce 2.0

October 26, 2017 In SM& Presents Leave a comment

With business, technology and politics all changing at a rapid pace, the bar for success is constantly rising for young people entering the 21st century economy. This morning, top educators

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Posted by T.J. Winick

The “Temporary Insanity” PR Apology

October 20, 2017 In Crisis Communications Leave a comment

“Nevermind.” That famous punchline uttered by Gilda Ratner’s character Emily Litella on Saturday Night Live decades ago is not unlike what Donna Karan’s and Dave Ratner’s recent apologies sounded like.

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Posted by T.J. Winick

Did Dove Miss the Mark in its Apology?

October 12, 2017 In Crisis Communications Leave a comment

Dove apologized after posting an image on its Facebook page that depicted a black woman removing her top and morphing into a white woman after supposedly using Dove body lotion.

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Posted by Kim Lyons

Four Takeaways from Michelle Obama’s Keynote Speech at INBOUND 2017

October 10, 2017 In Corporate Leave a comment

It was an incredible privilege to attend Former First Lady Michelle Obama’s keynote speech at INBOUND 2017 – and to say that everyone in the room walked away inspired would be

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5 Events We’re Looking Forward to as Part of HUBweek 2017

October 6, 2017 In SM& Team Leave a comment

Next week, City Hall Plaza will be transformed from a blank canvas into “The HUB” an exciting and vibrant collection of geodesic domes and repurposed shipping containers master planned by

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Drone Racing Takes Flight at the Kendall Square/MIT: Innovation Playground on October 11th

October 4, 2017 In SM& Team Leave a comment

A blend of futuristic technology and timeless thrills, drone racing’s origins can be traced back to the south of France where, in the summer of 2014, some inventive first-person view

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