Are Newsletters and Blogs Dead? No Comments

Are Newsletters and Blogs Dead?

With the rise of social media, many have argued that newsletters and blogs are dead. They say that social media is more prolific, more immediate and more engaging. It is all that and more. It is also extremely cluttered, and its format is somewhat limiting—especially for organizations that don’t have Read more
Trump’s Budget Cuts Create Opportunities No Comments

Trump’s Budget Cuts Create Opportunities

President Trump's budget proposal generated headlines and consternation across the nation. It also created opportunities for those facing cutbacks to tell their story and advocate for funding. One of our clients, LA BioMed, is featured in today's LA Times' column by Steve Lopez because of the potential loss of critical Read more
Three Tips for Protecting Yourself from Fake News No Comments

Three Tips for Protecting Yourself from Fake News

Whether it’s called “fake news” or “alternative facts,” all of us who share content on social media need to be wary of false information pretending to be facts. Even the most knowledgeable social media mavens have fallen prey to Internet hoaxes. Knowing what is fake and what is real news are Read more
Storytelling for Law Firm Marketing No Comments

Storytelling for Law Firm Marketing

Creative storytelling to ensure coverage of litigation can be a major challenge for law firms and their marketing departments. Here is an example from our client, WilmerHale Law Firm and the ACLU. They joined other legal advocacy organizations in filing pro bono a lawsuit seeking to stop the California Department Read more
Lessons from Trump’s “Hamilton” tweets No Comments

Lessons from Trump’s “Hamilton” tweets

President-elect Donald Trump’s use of Twitter this past weekend to seek an apology from the cast of the hit Broadway musical “Hamilton” provides some lessons for businesses and nonprofits seeking social media hits. Trump tweeted that the cast was “very rude” and had “harassed” Vice President-elect Mike Pence, who was in Read more
Thank you for your support! No Comments

Thank you for your support!

In this season of Thanksgiving, we want to extend a special thanks to all of you who have supported all of us. We so appreciate the clients who have trusted us with their strategic communications. We are so thankful for our friends and colleagues who have recommended us to others. Read more
See how we got started! No Comments

See how we got started!

Idea Mensch, a media outlet devoted to entrepreneurship, recently reached out to our founder and president, Laura Mecoy, to get her views on starting and building a business. Following are some of her answers. You can see more at https://ideamensch.com/laura-mecoy/ Where did the idea for Mecoy Communications come from? Taking a page Read more