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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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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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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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On SNS: advice from a graffiti artist, slam poet, singer, flack

H&P partner, Barbra Pleadwell, spoke on the panel  “Tools for Change: The evolution of mass marketing and social media” at the Envision Hawaii conference at the State Capitol this past weekend.  A grafitti artist, a slam poet, a singer/songwriter and … Continue reading

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Hawaii Team Launches Campaign for National Cyber Security

Hastings & Pleadwell is launching a national campaign using social media—YouTube, Facebook, MySpace, and even Twitter to get out our client’s message. We’re excited about this cross-country outreach and we’d love to get your help! Our client, National Cyber Security … Continue reading

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No slack for President Obama

It happens all the time, small talk with a reporter pre- and post-interview: Kids, travel, sports, MTV’s Video Music Awards. Since President Obama’s casual conversation about entertainers Taylor Swift and Kanye West was taped and aired, his “jackass” comment continues … Continue reading

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