“Everyone’s Welcome Here”: Hospitality Group Responds to Controversial Mississippi Law

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The Mississippi Hospitality and Restaurant Association, moving quickly to respond to a new state law that allows businesses to deny service based on religious beliefs, has launched a campaign to help members show their commitment to providing equal service to LGBT customers. The Mississippi Hospitality and Restaurant Association wants residents and visitors to know that the Hospitality State’s hotels and restaurants are open to all. After Mississippi Gov.

The Big Picture: Public Relations: Learning, Unlearning.

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A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. Thank you so much for having me at the Public Relations Association of Mississippi Oxford/Ole Miss chapter. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn.

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The Big Picture: It's magic

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A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. Im giving a speech next week at the annual meeting of the Mississippi Public Health Association on improving collaborations and partnerships between hospitals and health departments. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture.

The Big Picture: Make Others Look Good

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A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. A co-worker stopped into my office this morning and said, "Thanks so much for making me sound so smart in the Mississippi Business Journal." This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture.

The Big Picture: Swanson's Unwritten Rules of Management

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A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. Bill Swanson , chairman and CEO of Raytheon Company, which has quite a presence in Mississippi. I recently celebrated five years at the Mississippi Hospital Association - my first five years in the asssociation world and in the health care field, so there was quite a learning curve. Mississippi. The Big Picture.

Associations Live: Brett Favre and Credibility

Associations Live

Its the first Tuesday of August, and as folks in my neck of the woods (Minnesota) have learned, if Brett Favre sticks his head out of Hattiesburg, Mississippi and sees that he isnt the focus of the news, well get six more weeks of speculation about his career. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Associations Live. Connecting MSAE members and a world of ideas! Tuesday, August 3, 2010. Brett Favre and Credibility.

Rail Passengers Association Takes Message on a Field Trip, (Mostly) By Train

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Field representatives for the association are traveling in the Deep South this month in an effort to advocate for expanded Amtrak service in Alabama, Mississippi, and Louisiana.

Health care community managers and the future of patient engagement

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I recently spoke to Mississippi Healthcare Executives , the Mississippi chapter of the American College of Healthcare Executives. The purpose of my short session was to convince them to use MHA Connect , my association's online community. I could have focused on the fact that they could win an iPad if they logged on by June and our Leadership Conference. I could have explained that they have complete access to our online database on our smartphone app.

Health care community managers and the future of patient engagement

The Big Picture

I recently spoke to Mississippi Healthcare Executives , the Mississippi chapter of the American College of Healthcare Executives. The purpose of my short session was to convince them to use MHA Connect , my association's online community.

The Big Picture: Learning as You Go

The Big Picture

A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « The Gripman Cometh | Main.

The Big Picture: Creating your own online clipping service with Rollyo

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A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. I entered the links to all of the daily newspapers in Mississippi, some of the bigger weeklies and the Mississippi Business Journal. Now I can type in Mississippi Hospital Association or hospital or health care or anything and find out what Mississippi newspapers are saying. Mississippi. The Big Picture.

After Flag Goes Down, NAACP Lifts South Carolina Boycott

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The momentum around the takedown could go beyond South Carolina to Mississippi, where the battle flag is integrated into the state’s own flag. Already, the Mississippi chapter of the NAACP is calling for a change to the state’s flag. “We appeal to Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant to recognize the moral urgency for Mississippi to move without delay toward our next phase of progression,” Mississippi NAACP President Derrick Johnson told the Associated Press.

Integrating social media into the association communication mix

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A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « The Forest and the Trees | Main. | The Gripman Cometh » March 14, 2012.

The Big Picture: The Forest and the Trees

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A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « Study Reveals High Levels of Twitter Use at Conferences | Main.

The Big Picture: The Gripman Cometh

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A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « Integrating social media into the association communication mix | Main. Learning as You Go » March 17, 2012.

The Big Picture: The making of a perfect speech

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A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « Are you making the most of your inner Dr. King? CoverItLive! » January 21, 2008. The making of a perfect speech.

Study Reveals High Levels of Twitter Use at Conferences

The Big Picture

A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « Continue the Conversation | Main. | The Forest and the Trees » July 28, 2009.

Do what you love and you'll never have to work again.

The Big Picture

A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « Stepping Up to the Plate | Main. | The Cost of Free » July 16, 2008.

The Big Picture: Continue the Conversation

The Big Picture

A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « Lessons from innovation’s front lines: An interview with IDEO’s CEO | Main.

The Big Picture: Obama's seven lessons for radical innovators

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A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « Obama To Post Fireside Chats On YouTube | Main.

Lessons from innovation's front lines: An interview with IDEO's CEO

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A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « Obama’s seven lessons for radical innovators | Main. Continue the Conversation » November 17, 2008.

The Big Picture: Obama To Post Fireside Chats On YouTube

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A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « All it takes | Main. Obama’s seven lessons for radical innovators » November 16, 2008.

The Big Picture: All it takes

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A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « Announcing the Pixelated Blog Conference Series | Main. Obama To Post Fireside Chats On YouTube » November 11, 2008.

Walking Through History with Norman Rockwell

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He didn’t just paint happy scenes of Americana but also grappled with the dark side of our country’s past: a young rich white boy in a dining car trying to figure out how to tip the grandfatherly black waiter; a black girl walking into her newly desegregated school surrounded by the legs of her accompanying federal marshals; and the red blood stains on a bleached white shirt of a murdered civil rights worker in Mississippi.

Awesome Association Jobs This Week – February 2

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Executive Director – American Institute of Architects (AIA) Mississippi – The Mississippi chapter of the American Institute of Architects is hiring its next Executive Director. AIA MS programming includes Convention, Mississippi Celebrates Architecture, legislative advocacy, AIA Movie Nights and PechaKucha, continuing education, support to emerging professionals and young architects and many others.

The Big Picture: Announcing the Pixelated Blog Conference Series

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A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « 20 Free eBooks About Social Media | Main. | All it takes » October 05, 2008.

American Historical Association Draws In Grad Students With Blog Contest

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AHA first launched the contest in 2015 , and since then has featured the work of students like University of Southern Mississippi PhD candidate Allan Branstiter, who wrote a series of posts on Mississippi history—including one that highlighted a research subject who turned out to be a member of the Ku Klux Klan.

The Big Picture: 20 Free eBooks About Social Media

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A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « Now if you could only figure out how to use Excel. Announcing the Pixelated Blog Conference Series » August 08, 2008.

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The Big Picture: The Cost of Free

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A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « Do what you love and youll never have to work again. Main. | Now if you could only figure out how to use Excel.

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The Big Picture: Now if you could only figure out how to use Excel.

The Big Picture

A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « The Cost of Free | Main. | 20 Free eBooks About Social Media » July 23, 2008.

The Big Picture: The Best Way to Have a Good Idea

The Big Picture

A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « Words and Phrases That Trigger Some Spam Filters | Main. | I Can Write 600 Words About Anything » February 28, 2006.

The Big Picture: Congress Votes Database

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A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « Embrace blogging Harvard tells businesses | Main. Swansons Unwritten Rules of Management » December 11, 2005.

The Big Picture: The myth of epiphany

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A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « CoverItLive! Stepping Up to the Plate » February 04, 2008. The myth of epiphany.

The Big Picture: CoverItLive!

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A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « The making of a perfect speech | Main. | The myth of epiphany » January 24, 2008. CoverItLive!

The Big Picture: Are you making the most of your inner Dr. King?

The Big Picture

A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « Google Checkout Available For Political Contributions | Main. | The making of a perfect speech » January 21, 2008.

The Big Picture: Google Checkout Available For Political Contributions

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A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « Politweets as usual | Main. | Are you making the most of your inner Dr. King? » January 18, 2008.

The Big Picture: Monetizing PDF content

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A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « Tips for Conference Un-Bloggers (and Bloggers too) | Main. |

The Big Picture: Top Ten Best (and Worst) Communicators of 2007

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A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « Monetizing PDF content | Main. Politweets as usual » January 05, 2008.

The Big Picture: Tips for Conference Un-Bloggers (and Bloggers too)

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A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « How Associations Can Use Twitter | Main. Monetizing PDF content » January 03, 2008.

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The Big Picture: Jupiter word of mouth study

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A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. This blog is authored by Shawn Rossi, vice president for marketing and public relations at the Mississippi Hospital Association. Mississippi. The Big Picture. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « BW Web Smart Project | Main. Viral Marketing in Health Care » September 22, 2005. Jupiter word of mouth study.