Sunday sight: Malcolm X Park

Sunday sight: Malcolm X Park
On my last day in Washington, DC a few weeks ago, the Adams Morgan Heritage Trail was one of the last things I took in. One of the most stunning sights was Meridian Hill / Malcolm X Park near our hotel, with its beautiful cascading falls. Beautiful cascade @NatlParkService‘s Meridian Hill / Malcolm X Park. ...

Can public relations be in the public interest? 1

On May 10, I had the pleasure of being on a CPRS Toronto panel titled Academics vs. Practitioners: Can Public Relations Truly be in the Public Interest? As we were getting started, my team member – as he was introduced to me – leaned over to say, “did you happen to notice we’re the only ...

What’s a “public relations gesture”? PR vs communications debate 3

CNW Group tweeted a poll today “Tell us if you’re in PR or Communications.” Over the years I’ve heard many people make a distinction between the two. A former colleague a few years back said she would never take the accreditation in public relations (APR by the Canadian Public Relations Society) because it was “public ...