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A Minute of Research Can Save You an Hour of Headaches – and Maybe Even Your Company


Mary Mickel and Ali Slutsky are two Texas PR professionals who wanted to start an agency specializing in the hospitality and restaurant industry. They named their new venture Strange Fruit – a title that’s also shared by Billie Holiday’s iconic song about the lynching of African-Americans. The outrage on Twitter was immediate and widespread. To… Continue Reading »

The Name Game: Things to Consider When You Change Your Business Name


Rapper Snoop Dogg has recently decided to change his name to Snoop Lion, leaving many of us scratching our heads and wondering why. The rapper cites his new reggae sound and Rastafari ideology as the reason for the name change, but it’s certainly turned out to be a successful publicity tactic. Businesses often introduce fresh… Continue Reading »