Post Tagged with: "Communication"

Young Creatives

June 10, 2017 3 min to read

Young Creatives

Category : 4CDesignWorks

As we approach the publicized move of The Art Institute of Pittsburgh from the location I grew familiar with, as I attended (good ole’ 420 Blvd. of the Allies), some reflection is bound to happen.  It’s crazy to think that my association of AIP is so strongly tied with that building.  I can remember having some amount o...

Small Business + Technology = Real Solutions

January 30, 2017 2 min to read

Small Business + Technology = Real Solutions

Category : 4CTechnologies

Growing up in a small town has given me a unique view of small business. The convenience store in the center of town (which is still there!), the neighborhood pharmacy, and the floral shop are a few examples that pop into my mind. If you had a good idea and a strong work ethic – the dream of owning your own business was yours! I re...

April 6, 2016 2 min to read

Policy Awareness: Your Smartest Choice

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Contributed by Director of Strategic Planning & Development, Kathy Olek Donatelli A clear and concise social media policy seems pretty sensible for every business. But how many of you can lay your hands on one? If so, do you know what it says?  What about a corporate ethics policy?  A communication policy? As the lines between ...

January 19, 2016 2 min to read

After the Holidays Marketing How-To

Category : 4CDesignWorks

The holiday season isn’t just an important time of year for the retail industry – it’s an excellent marketing opportunity for all businesses. Whether you’re looking to increase awareness about your brand, gain customers, or simply keep your current clients engaged – there are a few out-of-the-box ideas...

July 6, 2015 3 min to read

My 4C’s of Contracting Your Social Media

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Contributed by Social Outreach & Business Development Coordinator, Kelli Komondor This is 2015, people. Your organization can’t survive without a social presence. I’m not telling you something you don’t already know, or even something you aren’t already doing. But – are you doing it correctly? Are you using resources to...

August 19, 2013 4 min to read

15 Tips For More Effective Electronic Communication

Category : 4CTechnologies

Contributed by Sharon Haver, Senior Consultant at 4CTechnologies  Do you consider yourself an effective electronic communicator?  Do you wonder if people value your written word?  Or, do you type an email like you tell a story and send an instant message that’s flooded with so many details the important content is lost?  I...