Happy New Year! Achoo! Lots of flu out there – wash those hands!

Happy new year!  Achoo! Yes indeed, the country is sick with the flu and other cold-like illnesses.  Widespread influenza activity was reported by 36 states right before Christmas and that trend is likely to accelerate with the cold weather and everyone crowding together at holiday…

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Wine Country Firestorm: Complete Devastation

The Wine Country Firestorm has laid waste to landmarks, homes, businesses and schools, burning uncontrolled into Monday night with 11 dead and 100 people reported missing. A raging firestorm born in the dark of night by dry, violent winds roared down from the rural hills…

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Remembering 9/11…Man in the Red Bandanna and We Go Higher

Remembering 9/11...As the anniversary of 9/11 comes around each year, I find different ways to remember and reflect on that day in our history, the impacts to our nation, to individual people and families, the human loss, our culture and the world. This year, there are…

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Crisis Communications Messaging Best Practices Webinar

With Hurricane Harvey in our minds, we are ALL thinking about major disasters, how would we respond and how would our company's would plans perform.  We are not often tested in our work, and when we, we find out if all of our work has…

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