By Lisa Kersey (@lkersey1) February 14th evokes a variety of responses. For some, it’s a day they’d rather forget, while for others, it means being in the doghouse if they do forget. But for the 117,032 people awaiting an organ, February 14th is National Donor Day. Consider these statistics from The National Network of Organ [...]
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THE BOOZE BIN By Pia Mara Finkell (@piamara) I’m a bourbon girl. I’ve never been a huge fan of vodka, gin makes me sort of angry and rum leaves a drumbeat in my skull the morning after. I like a range of bourbons, but Maker’s Mark has always been my go-to with its honeyed flavors [...]
By Julie McCracken This Friday, CRT/tanaka will close all five of our offices for our annual Community Service Day, or what we like to call “the best day of the year.” Whether serving people in a soup kitchen, packing boxes at the Food Bank or playing memory games with seniors at an adult care [...]
By Emily Valentine (@ebvalentine) Brands and celebrities have long led a symbiotic existence. Whether through paid endorsements or acts of serendipity, stars throughout the years have proven their trendsetting power by driving product sales and putting unknown brands on the map. Consequently, for as long as the concept of brand (or corporate image) has existed, [...]
While medical tattoos are not new, they do seem to be growing in popularity. Yes, it’s a physical mark intended to convey a message, but it’s also intended to evoke a response and influence the behavior of those who see it. As the healthcare industry continues to consolidate, branding is increasingly important. Successful hospitals, health systems and healthcare companies would do well to assess the current state of their brand to minimize any integrity gaps, connect with their stakeholders and build reputation.
By Jeff Wilson, APR (@wilson0507) In September, my PR firm – CRT/tanaka – brought together the employees from our five offices for a corporate retreat. Along with providing quality professional development and strategic planning sessions, the retreat was a great way to interact with co-workers outside the confines of the office or a conference call. [...]