Nancy Wiser

April 7, 2016
whiteboarding

Short, engaging and consistent

What do you get when you assemble a writer, an editor and a digital manager to talk about writing well in the emoji era? A lot […]
February 25, 2016

A Tale of Two Resorts

It was the quietest of times, it was the nosiest of times. It was a personal welcome, it was a cattle call. It was a subtle […]
September 24, 2015
Lazy cat sleepting

“So” is the new “uh”

I’m sorry to point this out, but the latest bad speech habit is the simple word, “so.” Now that I’ve mentioned it, you will notice how […]
September 1, 2015

Thinking of You

My close friend Joan came for a visit a couple of weeks ago. We’ve been getting together once or twice a year since we graduated from […]
July 10, 2015

Media Relations: What is it & Why is it important?

  Media Relations: What is it & Why is it important? By Michelle Luz, Guest Blogger Over the past 5 years, I have lived and worked […]
June 23, 2015

Focus on People

How would you like to be remembered? Perhaps for sharing a bit of wisdom that opened a young professional’s eyes? That’s how I remember John Carroll, […]
August 23, 2014

A Sweet Example of Cool Under Pressure

Rarely a week goes by that a business leader doesn’t confess to me their social media fears. They admit to leaving this useful communication tool on the […]
April 9, 2014
Media Interview

Goodwill and Good Planning Are Reputation Preservers

“We thought we could just do our jobs and serve our customers and everything would be fine.”  “After the crisis hit, we tried to get some […]
February 1, 2014
Groundhog day - Phil

Groundhog Folklore. Brilliant!

Did the German settlers in Pennsylvania have any idea of the impact their localized celebration of Candelmas day would have on their community? Probably not. They […]
December 3, 2013
Happy or Sad Negative or Positive

Don’t fail to be negative

Negatives don’t come easily to me. I’m the eternal optimist and “glass half-full” kind of person. However, even I admit negatives have their place–in headlines and […]
November 16, 2013
Batkid Chronicle Headline

Batkid inspires us to save the day

Seeing 5-year-old Miles Scott live out his dream as Batkid yesterday in San Francisco was heartwarming–a celebration of love and human triumph. The whole city celebrated this amazing […]
November 9, 2013
PRSA 2013 Conference Lobby

Thousands of my closest peers

It’s always exciting as you wait to walk into the grand hall for the opening session of a large professional conference. There are friends you haven’t […]