Monthly archives: January 2018

Posted by Maddie Clair

Four Takeaways from the State of the Commonwealth Address

January 29, 2018 In Public Affairs Leave a comment

On Tuesday, January 23rd, Governor Charlie Baker delivered his third State of the Commonwealth address. In addition to kicking off the second year of the legislative session, his speech also

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Posted by Sean Hathaway

Regulating Disruption: the future of Airbnb in Massachusetts

January 24, 2018 In Real Estate Leave a comment

Thursday morning’s CommonWealth Newsmakers event explored “the dilemma of disruptive technology” with home sharing apps, Airbnb in particular, taking center stage. After CommonWealth’s Bruce Mohl and Jack Sullivan set the

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Posted by T.J. Winick

38 minutes of Chaos: A look back at Hawaii’s Frightening False Alarm

January 23, 2018 In Crisis Communications Leave a comment

All the safety precautions and procedures in the world are of little use unless they are communicated effectively. As crisis counselors, we routinely advise clients on how leadership should alert

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Posted by Ashley McCown

Ashley McCown Featured in O’Dwyer’s annual Crisis Issue

January 22, 2018 In Crisis Communications Leave a comment

Organizational communications will never be the same. Amidst the societal reckoning that includes the #metoo movement, the old rules no longer apply. Open secrets are no longer tolerated, and accusations

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Posted by Michelle Mastrobattista

Social Spotlight: Improving Your Instagram Content Game

January 19, 2018 In Digital Leave a comment

Over the last few years, Instagram has become one of the most popular social media platforms, reaching more than 800 million active users each day. It is more important than

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Posted by Solomon McCown Staff

Video: Solomon McCown featured in O’Dwyer’s

January 3, 2018 In Crisis Communications Leave a comment

 For the 6th consecutive year, Solomon McCown & Company President and crisis communications expert Ashley McCown presents her take on the year’s most notorious public relations crises. There was

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