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A Customer Service Lesson from B Hotel in Orlando

Barbra Pleadwell and I just returned from a three-day confab of public relations professionals from 50 major markets across the US— the PR Consultants Group.  http://www.prconsultantsgroup.com/directory/ The conference was at the B Hotel in Orlando, but the hotel, recently acquired … Continue reading

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Hapalua: Hawaii’s Half Marathon – Team H&P for Priory!

Dawn, Tamalyn, Keno, Barbra, Lynne, and Jesse participated in the 2013 Hapalua Half Marathon on Sunday, March 10, 2013 at Kapiolani Park in support for St. Andrews Priory. This year was the second year in a row team “H&P for … Continue reading

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H&P Supports Courage House Hawaii

As a part of my internship with Hastings & Pleadwell (H&P) I was given the opportunity to attend a special screening of Courage House Hawaii: “Sex + Money: A National Search for Human Worth” on Saturday, January 12, 2013 at … Continue reading

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Members of the Hastings & Pleadwell team did push-ups with Mayor Carlisle during a Tweetup event at Ala Moana Regional Park

Members of the Hastings & Pleadwell team attended a Tweetup event at Ala Moana Regional Park to cast votes via mobile app foursquare in the “America’s Favorite Park” contest by Coca-Cola.  The park was awarded a $10,000 recreation grant from … Continue reading

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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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Cyber Security Campaign to Rally National Brands

By Barbra Pleadwell Hastings & Pleadwell and market research partner Heart + Mind Strategies have worked with a national alliance of brands represented online for inside of six months. It’s been a rigorous process, and the press release below is … Continue reading

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