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It’s not (just) what you say. It’s how, when, why and to whom you say it.

In public relations, we spend a lot of time thinking about messages. Frequently, the majority of brainpower gets spent figuring out what should be said. Unfortunately, folks often forget to consider how it is being said, to whom it is said, and the context in which the conversation occurs.

It’s not (just) what you say. It’s how, when, why and to whom you say it.2018-06-05T17:11:42+00:00

The Worst Speech in the World

We all use business clichés from time to time. As much as I claim to loathe them, I’m guilty of it too. Using a cliché in a small internal meeting might induce eye rolls, and it’s fun to mock them on Top 10 lists. But when those tired expressions make their way into news releases,

The Worst Speech in the World2018-06-05T17:12:16+00:00

Sturges Word Dials Up New Biz With Verizon Wireless

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (April 9, 2012) – Verizon Wireless has tapped Sturges Word Communications to serve as its public relations partner in western Missouri and the state of Kansas.

Sturges Word Dials Up New Biz With Verizon Wireless2018-06-05T17:29:01+00:00

SWC Designs ‘Keep the Art’ Campaign for Arts Council of Metropolitan Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (March 26, 2012) The Arts Council of Metropolitan Kansas City recently launched its Keep the Art fundraising campaign. Sturges Word Communications designed the ads which appear in the current KC Studio Magazine, and will run in the Kansas City Star.

SWC Designs ‘Keep the Art’ Campaign for Arts Council of Metropolitan Kansas City2018-06-05T17:29:13+00:00

What’s your story?

My niece recently handed me the three books that make up the Hunger Games trilogy. For those of you living under a rock,

What’s your story?2018-06-05T17:13:02+00:00

Does your brand score high on “kindness”?

It’s a running joke in my family that my dad would shop at five different stores before he’d buy new underwear. Nothing was ever purchased without painstaking research and if it took a couple of tanks of gas to get it done, then so be it. Funny, how we all eventually turn into our parents.

Does your brand score high on “kindness”?2018-06-05T17:13:21+00:00

Professional Development Matters

We’re pretty serious about ongoing professional education at our firm. We serve on boards, have a weekly book club, and are always looking for opportunities to learn.

Professional Development Matters2018-06-05T17:13:30+00:00

SWC Honored at PRISM Awards

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (October 26, 2011) – SWC won six Silver awards and one PRISM Award for various client campaigns at the recent PRISM Awards Gala hosted by

SWC Honored at PRISM Awards2018-06-05T17:13:56+00:00

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