22 Oct
2014

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TG 100 - Ripple

It was 4:45 A.M. on Friday, September 21, 2012, when I realized I was under attack by malicious insurgent hackers. What other explanation was there? [...]   Read More »

Public Recognition

I recently wrote an article for Smart CEO in which I distilled my entire 20-year public relations and communications career into a single piece of [...]   Read More »

Landscape Card

Kay Chernush believes in the power of reinventing one’s self. It’s a central theme in her photography and the narrative of her own life. In [...]   Read More »

Rich at TechBreakfast

Last month, I presented the brand new Talking GOOD platform at a TechBreakfast in Baltimore, MD. With me was my friend Hunter Barrington, principal of [...]   Read More »

TG 100 - Ripple

It was 4:45 A.M. on Friday, September 21, 2012, when I realized I was under attack by malicious insurgent hackers. What other explanation was there? Until that moment, my upstart blog was drawing an average of 50 views per day (which is being generous). But on this particular morning, just five hours after posting a new profile about Kind Campaign founder Lauren Parsekian, I had already cleared 1,000 views. WTF!?!   Read More »

Public Recognition

I recently wrote an article for Smart CEO in which I distilled my entire 20-year public relations and communications career into a single piece of advice. Here’s what I said: Recognize the people that make a difference to you. These words could change your entire approach to marketing. A brief excerpt from the article: A friend recently told me there are two kinds of people: the ones who walk into   Read More »

Landscape Card

Kay Chernush believes in the power of reinventing one’s self. It’s a central theme in her photography and the narrative of her own life. In our newest Talking GOOD interview, Kay explains how she turned her life around after a double mastectomy, drawing upon her decades-long career as an international photographer, and tackling head-on the horrifying issues of human trafficking and modern-day slavery. Today, Kay is the Founder and Director   Read More »

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About Rich Polt

polt041 Rich Polt, principal of Communicate Good, LLC, is an accomplished marketing specialist, a seasoned business manager, and a practitioner of values-based public relations. As a consultant to nonprofits, foundations, and for-profit social enterprises, he helps clients build and implement successful PR programs, hinged on clear messaging and solid strategy. Rich believes that communications should be used as a force for good – inspiring audiences, advancing causes, and driving organizational performance.Read More »

News

Talking GOOD featured at TechBreakfast

Last month, I presented the brand new Talking GOOD platform at a TechBreakfast in Baltimore, MD. With me was my friend Hunter Barrington, principal of FTW Development, the firm that developed the new site. Seven minutes is not much of a window to present, and I’m certain that I spent   Read More »

VOLUNTEER POSITION OF A LIFETIME!!

Okay, the title of this post might be a tad of an overstatement, but not by much. Two weeks ago, I said goodbye to my former Director of Talking GOOD, Miriam ElKorchi. A senior at Goucher College in Towson, MD, Miriam worked with me for her entire senior year,   Read More »

Meet the Intern!

Since the beginning of the school year (back in September ’12), Miriam ElKorchi, a senior Communications & Media Studies major (and an Art minor) at Goucher College, has been interning for me. Her title: Director of Talking GOOD. She sources many of our Talking GOOD interviewees, makes initial contact   Read More »