Author: Maggie Harryman

Start A Podcast (You Know You Want To)

Start A Podcast (You Know You Want To)

Podcasting has been around since 2004, but in the last five years, productions like This American Life and Serial — both with around 19,000,000 weekly listeners — have made the content hybrid a national obsession. Today, every major print publication produces at least...
10 Tips on How to Engage Distracted Employees

10 Tips on How to Engage Distracted Employees

At our November Networking 9 dinner in Lafayette, several Bay Area communications professionals gathered to discuss best practices for waking up busy and distracted employees. Here are my 10 favorite employee engagement strategy tips to come out of that meeting:...
Get a Step Ahead with the Fall 2019 Mentoring Program

Get a Step Ahead with the Fall 2019 Mentoring Program

Whether you’re a seasoned communications professional or a newbie in the field, you may want to consider participating in SF IABC’s Mentoring Program! There are so many ways you could benefit from being a mentor or mentee. Let us count the ways: Networking...
A Note on the Wildfires

A Note on the Wildfires

Here in Northern California, another devastating wildfire year has begun. As I write this, the Kincade fire remains active after burning 76,825 acres, with 60% of the fire contained. Evacuations continue across Sonoma County, and elsewhere in the Bay Area, skies are...