Author Archive for Grayson Shockley

Are You Fully Prepared for Telehealth?

Telehealth is defined as “the use of electronic information and telecommunications technologies to support and promote long-distance clinical health care, patient and professional health-related education, public health and health administration,” according to U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. While... Read more

Are traditional ads still the answer for your franchising business?

John Hall, author of “Top of Mind” and co-founder of Influence & Co., mentioned recently in his weekly Forbes contribution that the trend of increasing aversion to traditional advertising is, well, increasing. He cited a study conducted by Nielsen Ratings... Read more

3 reasons HVAC, plumbing and electrical companies should partner with a social media professional

It’s safe to say that no home service business owner would doubt the value of a social media presence in 2018 – to say that it’s anything less than a necessity at this point would require one lengthy explanation and... Read more

Overcome the Talent Shortage with the Right PR Agency

According to the latest Manpower Group “Talent Shortage Survey,” 46 percent of employers across the United States report they cannot find the skills they need in available workers. As it stands, that’s 2 percent higher than the global average report.... Read more

Why PR is Critical as Health IT Responsibilities Continue to Increase

According to the PwC Healthcare Research Institute, two of the top 12 industry impacting trends for 2018 are the increasing investments in and development of artificial intelligence and the security surrounding the many connected devices in healthcare facilities, also known... Read more

Local Media Coverage vs National Franchise Coverage – It’s a Different Ballgame

You operate a national franchise brand, and great news – it’s growing! New franchises are opening up in exciting new territories, but has each grand opening been as explosive as you hoped it would be? Mailing lists have been purchased,... Read more

3 Things Great PR Agencies do for Construction Business Owners

If you operate a construction business, chances are you have some experience with advertising. Perhaps you run regular ads in local publications, and your name most definitely graces the large signs placed at jobsites. Maintaining true positive brand awareness, however,... Read more

Positive PR is an investment for your construction company’s crisis-management bank

Does the thought of public relations bring to mind interacting with and being received by your community in a positive way, or does it conjure images of damage control after your brand becomes embroiled in a crisis? Fortunately, an experienced... Read more

Ripley PR Can Help Cement You as an Expert in Timely Construction Trends

Construction public relations services can accomplish many different goals, but one of the most important is to keep the company relevant in the public eye. As is the case in all industries today, advances in workplace technology combined with instant... Read more

Clearly Defining Your Healthcare IT Business’s Brand and Key Messages

As a Healthcare IT professional, you already know that your business operates within a niche market. You know the industry you serve very well and likely have ideal target clients lined up, but how clearly defined is your brand to... Read more

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