Monthly Archives: April 2013

A Lesson from Sheryl Sandberg: Leaning and Framing

Linda Thrasher is Himle Rapp's Corporate Practice Leader. You can follow her on Twitter at @lindakthrasher When Sheryl Sandberg’s new book, Lean In: Women, Work and the Will to Lead, hit the shelves this year I purposely held off adding the text to my iPad library. Knowing my own propensity to get drawn into these debates,… Read more »

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Making government better through connections

Allison O'Toole is a Director at Himle Rapp. You can follow her on Twitter @allison_otoole. I recently traveled to Washington, D.C. with my family and was inspired by my visit. Disclaimer – I’m a bit of a political nerd and currently have a mild case of Potomac Fever. I covered a lot of ground during my… Read more »

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Running to the legislative finish line

As a busy working mom of two young boys with very limited time to myself, I rely on my daily run to clear my mind of thoughts about work or tasks at home. However, as I launch into the second half of the legislative session with several projects aiming for action, I can’t help but… Read more »

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Rousing public interest… with video

Show. Don't tell. It's one of the first lectures I remember from journalism school and yet, it's more relevant to me today as I think about using video in new ways for our clients. Rousing the public's interest is more difficult than ever. Our attention spans are fractured by tweets and blogs and memes, so… Read more »

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