Listen in to this companion podcast with Alan Kelly on SiriusXM POTUS 07-02-15 When in games of influence players opt to pause, it’s a sure sign that they’re thinking through their next move. About last week’s landmark SCOTUS same-sex marriage decision, […]
In the wake of the Charleston shootings, The Washington Post’s E.J. Dionne, Jr. writes of a culture of evasion. He might not know it, but he’s describing the discipline I call Influence Strategy and some of the 24 plays that comprise […]
When in PR circles I hear the word principles I wonder who’s invoking them and what’s at stake. With the enshrinement of The Arthur W. Page Society’s Page Principles, I am hardened to a farce. These seven derived ditties are no more the […]
We heard this morning from The Holmes Report that our entry for PR Thought Leadership is a finalist in the 2015 SABRE awards. Click here to read our entrees.
“We built a frontier graduate class around [the Playmaker system] and found that our students could systematically dissect complex strategies in timely cases and anticipate opposing actions…it has enormous implications for the professions of communication and influence.” — , Annenberg School for Communication, University of Southern California