Emergency Media Relations

Subtitles: Advocates often mislead or flat-out lie to the media. Don’t  overreact to baseless accusations. Extensive preparation and viewing issues from your opponent’s point of view will provide clarity and defenses. Author Leonard A. Sipes, Jr. Thirty-five years of supervising award-winning media relations, over fifty national and regional awards. Success With the Media I wrote, […]

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Successful Media Relations: The Need For One Spokesperson Subtitles: Blaming media difficulties on the budget. It’s not our fault. The need for one spokesperson. Author Leonard A. Sipes, Jr. Thirty-five years of supervising award-winning media relations, over fifty national and regional awards. Please share, but all rights reserved. Success With the Media I wrote, “Success […]

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Subtitles: A long-range view of media relations is best. Sometimes, you have to take a hit. Delay can be deadly. Author Leonard A. Sipes, Jr. Thirty-five years of award-winning media relations, over fifty national and regional awards. Please share, but all rights reserved. Success With the Media I wrote, “Success With the Media, Everything You […]

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Subtitles: Do the wrong people influence media decisions? Is it possible to manage media responsibilities for complex organizations? Author Leonard A. Sipes, Jr. Thirty-five years of award-winning media relations, over fifty national and regional awards. Please share, but all rights reserved. Success With the Media I wrote, “Success With the Media, Everything You Need to […]

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Who Makes Media Decisions In Your Agency?

by admin on September 20, 2016 · 1 comment

Subtitles Do the wrong people influence media decisions? Is it possible to manage media responsibilities for complex organizations? The larger the decision-making committee, the greater the potential for problems. Is managing public affairs for any complex organization like “herding cats?” Author Leonard A. Sipes, Jr. Thirty-five years of award-winning media relations, over fifty national and […]

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Your Organization Hates Reporters # 3-Why I wrote “Success With the Media” (Blame it on Anything But Us-Third of a series of articles on organizations and the media) Please share, but all rights reserved Article After thirty-five years of talking to reporters while representing national and state governments, and after a lifetime of conversing with […]

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By Leonard A. Sipes, Jr. Retired national award-winning spokesperson for state and national organizations. Graduate-Johns Hopkins University. Your Organization Hates Reporters#2-Why I wrote “Success With the Media” The Smoke Blowers-Second in a series of articles on organizations and the media. Article After thirty-five years of talking to reporters while representing national and state governments, and […]

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Article first appeared in the Republican Newspaper in June of 2016. The title of the book is, “Success With The Media.” But it’s the book’s subtitle that interests most people, “Everything You Need To Survive Reporters And Your Organization.” It’s the author’s contention that internal politics are more challenging than dealing with the media. It […]

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Podcasting Growth and Best Practices

by admin on May 27, 2016

By Leonard A. Sipes. Jr. This article originally appeared in Digital Gov, a publication of the General Services Administration of the US federal government. Podcasting is growing significantly. Per Pew, the percentage of Americans who have listened to a podcast in the past month has almost doubled since 2008, from 9% to 17% by January […]

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Leonard A. Sipes, Jr. LLC Washington, D.C., Cape Canaveral, FL Thirty-Five Years of Award-Winning Media Relations Excellence www.leonardsipes.com , www.mylifeaudio.com, www.crimeinamerica.net [email protected] Leonard A. Sipes, Jr.  is an award-winning media affairs and social media manager with 35 years of national and state government experience. He can be contacted via [email protected] and toll-free through at 410-575-3127. […]

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