Category Archives: New Media

Rachel, H&P intern, on social media for Tobacco-Free Hawaii

As part of my internship with Hastings & Pleadwell (through the University of Hawaii) I helped with social media training for a longtime client, Coalition for a Tobacco-Free Hawaii’s (CTFH). Today (Thursday, March 31), we are in Hilo, but “live-streaming” … Continue reading

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"Eat Your Spinach, Earn Your Dessert." Aloha Kauai, Society for Human Resource Management

By Barbra Pleadwell & Kimberly Miyazawa Frank (in collaboration with Saberfort, LLC) Mahalo SHRM Kaua‘i, for hosting us today and asking us to present “Effective Use of New Media in the Workplace, Avoiding Social Media Fiascos.” When we present on … Continue reading

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Aloha, Society for Human Resource Management Hawaii: New Media & the Workplace

By Barbra Pleadwell & Stella Edralin (Saberfort) Mahalo SHRM Hawaii, for hosting us today and asking us to present “Effective Use of New Media in the Workplace, Avoiding Social Media Fiascos.” When we present on this topic, it forces us … Continue reading

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Hawaii Firms Helped Craft "Stop. Think. Connect." Cyber Security Message

By Barbra Pleadwell Earlier this year, Hastings & Pleadwell joined forces with Heart + Mind Strategies, a market research firm in Washington, D.C. to help craft the safety message for online brands across the nation. Today (Monday, Oct. 4, 2010), … Continue reading

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Navigating New Media: Blogs, YouTube, SNS and Cyber Security with Windward O‘ahu Rotary

By Barbra Pleadwell Thank you Windward O‘ahu Rotary Club, for hosting me today. Each time we present on this topic, it forces us to update our knowledge about all things emerging online. For talks about new media, our firm tries … Continue reading

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Aloha, Rotary Club of Pearl Harbor… Online Communication

By Barbra Pleadwell Thank you Rotary Club of Pearl Harbor, for hosting me today. Each time we present on this topic, it forces us to update our knowledge. For talks about new media, our firm tries not to use traditional … Continue reading

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Chaminade Rules! "50-Minute University" Tonight

By Barbra Pleadwell (BAP) I love going home… to Chaminade. Twenty-two years ago I left my parents’ home in Guam and transitioned into a new family of wonderful people dedicated to me and my classmates. I lived, learned, worked and … Continue reading

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Always a bridesmaid… Finally, a Pele

The 2010 Pele Awards — the longest awards program ever. My husband and I had to call on a second-shift babysitter. But we had a great time, and were happy to be part of the celebration honoring Barbara Scott, who … Continue reading

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New Media Update for "OWA"

Since it’s an outdoor venue, I won’t be using a PowerPoint or a handout for tonight’s talk with the Oahu Wedding Association (OWA). It will be a true test of my ability to cover new media for small businesses in … Continue reading

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The 671 on Guam: Last Day… 5 :(

I almost didn’t make it to the first official meeting of the American Marketing Association’s Guam Chapter. I got a late start, and when you’re in Guam for a few days you start to become paralyzed by the idea of … Continue reading

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