Mike Connell

Reasons We Write: Everyone Should Write a Book

By: Mike Connell | November 20, 2017 | 
7
This post isn’t an altruistic, shiny-happy protestation that everyone has a story to tell. It’s a pragmatic appeal. There are reasons to write a book. Mike Connell has more
... Read More
Mike Connell

The Big Question: What Are a PR Pro’s Favorite News Sources?

By: Mike Connell | November 10, 2017 | 
8
In this week's The Big Question, we want to know what your go-to news sources are for industry and global information. Mike Connell curates several experts
... Read More
Mike Connell

A Study in Slack Productivity Apps and Integrations: Part Two

By: Mike Connell | November 9, 2017 | 
4
There are a multitude of Slack productivity apps that can be used to help with both time management and project management.
... Read More
Mike Connell

The Big Question: How Scary is Managing Your Time?

By: Mike Connell | November 3, 2017 | 
15
Managing your time can be a scary task, especially when there doesn't seem to be enough time in the day. What scares you most about managing your time
... Read More
Mike Connell

The Big Question: What Are Your Favorite Podcasts?

By: Mike Connell | October 20, 2017 | 
12
On the #SpinSucksQuestion, we asked for readers's favorite podcasts (oh, the irony). Here you can find PR and non-PR recommendations.
... Read More
Mike Connell

Three Easy Rules to Help You Find Your Writing Voice

By: Mike Connell | October 18, 2017 | 
11
Finding your writing voice is easy if you stay true to yourself, know your audience, read often, and practice writing frequently. Mike Connell has three rules to help you find YOUR writing voice
... Read More
Mike Connell

The Big Question: The Best Ways to Invest in Your Career?

By: Mike Connell | October 13, 2017 | 
10
No matter your communications job, who you serve, or what you do, it is critical to invest in professional development for yourself.
... Read More
Mike Connell

The Big Question: What Are Some of the Best Marketing Campaigns?

By: Mike Connell | October 6, 2017 | 
2
Transparency, timeliness, simplicity, smart delivery, storytelling, and humor are all great components which make up some of the best marketing campaigns
... Read More
Mike Connell

A Study in Slack Apps and Integrations: Part One

By: Mike Connell | October 4, 2017 | 
11
Many organizations (Spin Sucks included) are incorporating Slack into their communication and management mix. Mike Connell looks at the how and why behind Slack adoption and use
... Read More
Mike Connell

The Big Question: Most Common Marketing Mistakes

By: Mike Connell | September 22, 2017 | 
7
Time and time again we see people making the same mistakes (blogging mistakes, social media mistakes… even spelling mistakes!) in PR and marketing activities. This week, the Big Question shines a light on what we’ve done wrong: "What are some of the most common marketing mistakes you see businesses make?"
... Read More