April 30, 2013

SECRETS OF BEING A VERY GOOD AND BELIEVABLE COMMUNICATOR  Know your audience—tell the truth—perception trumps reality—tell the truth—admit to your mistakes—share pragmatic solutions—you don’t have answers to all questions CASE STUDY Mark Sanford(R) vs. Elizabeth Colbert Busch(D) for a vacant South Carolina congressional seat. Sanford is the former disgraced Governor who used state $$$ to […]


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April 1, 2013

TRUTH USED TO BE AS SIMPLE AS ‘BLACK-AND-WHITE’— More than 50 Chicago public schools will be closed so kids can get a better education down the street. The teachers union is upset, parents of the mostly black and brown kids are upset, and politicians are upset. Some even call the transfer move “racist”. How about […]