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Rockland Trust featured in The Boston Globe

March 17, 2014 In SM& Team Comments Off on Rockland Trust featured in The Boston Globe

Image via The Boston Globe Two-time Olympic Gold Medalist Aly Raisman and Jane Lundquist, Executive Vice President of SM& client Rockland Trust, appear in the “Names” section of The Boston

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Crisis Communications in the Dark

March 13, 2014 In Crisis Communications Comments Off on Crisis Communications in the Dark

Solomon McCown President Ashley McCown’s video entitled “Crisis Communications in the Dark” is featured on the PR Week U.S. homepage. In light of the Malaysia Airlines plane disappearance, Ashley shares

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Between Two Ferns: POTUS “Bets Farm” to sell healthcare.gov

March 11, 2014 In Healthcare Comments Off on Between Two Ferns: POTUS “Bets Farm” to sell healthcare.gov

If you’ve logged on to any social media sites today, you’ve probably already seen President Obama’s conversation with Zack Galafianakis on his popular online interview show “Between two Ferns.” The

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5 Tips for Effective Twitter Ads

February 27, 2014 In SM& Team Comments Off on 5 Tips for Effective Twitter Ads

Has your organization considered Twitter Ads? It is a valuable tool to optimize your brand’s content and online reach. But, there are a few important questions to keep in mind

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Grizzly Bears are Not the Solution to Obesity

February 13, 2014 In Healthcare Comments Off on Grizzly Bears are Not the Solution to Obesity

(Photo via DoctorG) This week’s New York Times featured an Op-ed about scientists who are studying the biological processes of grizzly bears to find a solution to obesity. According to

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SM& Goes Red for Women

February 7, 2014 In Healthcare Comments Off on SM& Goes Red for Women

Did you know that heart disease is the #1 killer of women in America?  If the answer is no, you’re not alone. In 1997, the American Heart Association found that

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How to Really Use Facebook for Your PR Efforts

February 5, 2014 In Executive Comments Off on How to Really Use Facebook for Your PR Efforts

SM& Director of Digital Communications, Michelle Mastrobattista, spoke at PR News’ Digital Summit in San Francisco, CA on how to really use Facebook for your PR efforts. Couldn’t attend? Here

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Ashley McCown quoted on Cruise Ship Crisis in USA Today

January 28, 2014 In Crisis Communications, Executive Comments Off on Ashley McCown quoted on Cruise Ship Crisis in USA Today

It looked like the waters had calmed for the cruise industry after a spate of high-profile ship breakdowns and illnesses rocked the industry in 2013. But this week, Royal Caribbean

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SM& Vice President Interviews Donald Trump for Real Estate Weekly

January 15, 2014 In Executive, Real Estate Comments Off on SM& Vice President Interviews Donald Trump for Real Estate Weekly

SM& Vice President Jon Pappas spoke with Donald Trump, Chairman of The Trump Organization, about the New York real estate market this year and beyond. Trump revealed office-to-residential conversions will

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Looking Ahead in Healthcare

December 31, 2013 In Healthcare Comments Off on Looking Ahead in Healthcare

As 2013 comes to a close, we reflect back on what has happened during the year. But with healthcare in such flux and organizations being pulled into a million different

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