A “business mind” is an invaluable attribute. Ned Ward’s natural flair for interpreting complex business theories and themes consistently translates into success for Stern + Associates’ management consulting and thought leadership clients. As group vice president, his tactical leadership style combines with strategic thinking to effectively connect clients with top-tier media and conferences.
For most PR, communications, advertising or marketing professionals, it’s an age-old question. And companies spend a lot of time, money and effort trying to answer it through market research, continue »
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If you’re old enough to remember, there are a few retired compact car brands that when mentioned stir up strongly negative – perhaps cringe-inducing – feelings and opinions.
Fiat. Datsun. continue »
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Why is it so difficult to explain what we do to others who aren’t in this business? If you’re reading this, you might have your own story or two about…The continue »
If you were tasked with identifying someone who ran for political office – successfully or not – who said the experience was fun, easy and just a real hoot, it continue »