Monthly Archives: April 2015

MEDIA CONNECT Interview Series: Harvey Schachter of The Globe and Mail

The following Q&A appeared in the the latest edition of the MEDIA CONNECT newsletter. To subscribe for future editions, click here.   MEDIA CONNECT: Do you prefer being pitched by email or are you open to phone calls? Harvey Schachter: Email is perfect … Continue reading

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MEDIA CONNECT Interview Series: Andrew Clancy of Soundview

The following Q&A appeared in the the latest edition of the MEDIA CONNECT newsletter. To subscribe for future editions, click here.   MEDIA CONNECT: Do you prefer being pitched by email or are you open to phone calls? Andrew Clancy: E-mail. It gives … Continue reading

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Early BEA 2015 Buzz and Preparation

photo credit By Cori Cagide, Publicist The London Book Fair has wrapped, and before you know it, Book Expo America (BEA) 2015 will be upon us. A bulk of the authors and panels were announced last month, and more information … Continue reading

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MEDIA CONNECT Interview Series: Sally Haldorson of 800-CEO-Read

The following Q&A appeared in the the latest edition of the MEDIA CONNECT newsletter. To subscribe for future editions, click here.   MEDIA CONNECT: What business topics currently interest you the most? Sally Haldorson: I believe what makes all of the curated content … Continue reading

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6 Ways Authors Can Optimize Their LinkedIn Profiles

By Anna Patrick, Digital Publicist and Social Media Strategist The following set of best practice tips appeared in the the latest edition of the MEDIA CONNECT newsletter. To subscribe for future editions, click here.   Few know that LinkedIn is older than … Continue reading

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Anti-GMO Activism is at its Prime, Mate: Jane Goodall and Steven Druker in The Huffington Post

photo by Emily Labes By Emily Labes, Associate Publicist From the moment that Dame Jane Goodall entered the room, affably declaring that she just realized that she had forgotten to comb her hair today, she commanded the attention of everyone … Continue reading

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Author Q&A: Howard Schatz’s Books Capture 1,100 Best Images out of 4 Million

All photos credited to Howard Schatz   You have not truly seen the world until you have witnessed the illuminating photography of Howard Schatz. The internationally critically-acclaimed, award-winning photographer is one of the most prolific artists of his time. His … Continue reading

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What to Do When You Can’t Finish a Book

photo credit By Adrienne Fontaine, Senior Publicist   I’m in a lull. The last book that I read in its entirety was Jhumpa Lahiri’s The Lowland, which I highly recommend. Since then, I’ve been stuck on page 384 of Remembrance … Continue reading

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Curling up with a Good Game for the Opening of Book Season

photo credit By David Hahn, Managing Director   Isn’t Opening Day of Book Season great? The anticipation. The feel of the opening page.  The cheap ticket that still gives you in a box seat with a close up view. The promise … Continue reading

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