How to be an Active Audience Member

How to be an Active Audience Member

By Morgan McCullough In this blog series, we have covered writing for the ear, establishing credibility, and overcoming stage fright in public speaking scenarios. What we haven’t yet talked about is the other piece of the presentation puzzle: the audience. The...
Remembering Kathleen Kelly, Ph.D.

Remembering Kathleen Kelly, Ph.D.

The public relations world lost one of its most enthusiastic and honest champions last week with the passing of Kathleen Kelly, Public Relations Professor Emeritus at the University of Florida. I was introduced to Kathleen many years ago by the late Betsy Plank, who...
Report Card Gives PR Leaders a C+

Report Card Gives PR Leaders a C+

Grad students panic when they get a C+. PR leaders should be equally concerned. Based on the 2019 Report Card just released by Plank Center for Leadership in Public Relations, PR leaders received an overall grade of “C+”, reflecting little change from two previous...

Yes, After 11 Years There’s a New Look for Culpwrit

After 11 years of essentially the same blog design, I decided to give Culpwrit a cleaner, easier-to-read-and-navigate look. Thanks to Kevin Scarbrough for his expert help in cleaning up the site and coming up with this simple design. Via Comments or DM, let me know if...