To say the very least, 2020 was a year of challenges. We lived through/ are still living through a public health crisis, a civil rights movement, a historic election -- I know I wasn't alone in feeling like my day job needed to take a back seat to history being made, and luckily, my bosses agreed.
Picking a PR agency is a lot like dating. You look for points where you're compatible, you have to make sure your personalities and interests complement each other, you want to find someone who encourages your goals and ambitions. And, more than anything, you want someone you can introduce to your parents—okay, maybe it's not exactly the same.
On Dec 4, 2020, the House of Representatives passed the Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement (MORE) Act by a vote of 228-164. If passed by the Senate, this legalization bill would deschedule and decriminalize marijuana on the federal level. The bill is not expected to be introduced to the Senate until the next session of Congress, however, and will have to go through the House once more. Even with Democrats taking control of the Senate, while more likely, the passing of the MORE Act is still not a sure thing. Here are some of the highlights of the bill that are important to know and what they mean for the Cannabis industry:
As ready as we all are to put 2020 in the rearview, there are a few things we want to take with us into 2021, including your favorite blog posts! From the Story of Our Survival Days to 9 Ways to Justify Spend on PR to How Consolidation Drives Results—we rounded up our top 10 greatest hits from last year!
A peek behind the curtain of an NYC public relations firm.
Evolution, agility, and thinking in the long-term.
Founder Matt Rizzetta reflects on the promotion of Daniela Mancinelli to Chief Executive Officer, and the next chapter of N6A.
Taking stock of teamwork and more in 2020.
Tech Team Vice President Monika Hathaway on why the Big Apple's technological innovation demise amid COVID-19 has been greatly exaggerated.
Psychology researcher and leadership trainer Tania Luna joined us for the November 2020 edition of our Outcomes & Omelettes thought leadership series.