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Amber Avines
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Intranet or Email Newsletter: Which is Best for Employees?
There are many ways to communicate with employees these days, but which ones are the best for your business? Frequently, as internal communications professionals review their options, they ask themselves where their time would be better spent: the company i...
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10 Tips for Using Images in Your Company’s Internal Newsletter
Image Credit: freeimages.com/ivanprole History is full of quotations that tout the power of visuals. Among others, there is the “a picture is worth a thousand words” adage and, of course, the old Chinese proverb, "Tell me, I forget. Show me, I remember. Inv...
Image Credit: freeimages.com/ivanprole History is full of quotations that tout the power of visuals. Among others, there is the “a picture is worth a thousand words” adage and, of course, the old Chinese proverb, "Tell me, I ...
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25 Questions to Help You Choose an Email Newsletter Provider
Image Credit: FreeImages.com/Chris Baker There are lots of tools out there to make life easier for communications professionals. The tech-related barriers are coming down more and more each day, allowing "regular people" to manage sophisticated projects wit...
There are lots of tools out there to make life easier for communications professionals. The tech-related barriers are coming down more and more each day, allowing "regular people" to manage sophisticated projects with little to no technical experience. It used to be that you needed advanced ...
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My most recent article for Dogster published today! If you have pets and care about keeping them healthy, I hope you give it a read. Diabetes can strike any dog and I hope pet parents can learn something from the struggles I went through with my dog when he was diagnosed.
According to the American Veterinary Medical Association, diabetes affects approximately one in every 500 dogs. Chuck, my senior Pug mix, was diagnosed with the disease shortly after I adopted him. He was 10 years old and severely overweight when he came from the shelter. Although I did get his weight down by 25 percent thanks to …
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Dogs are Not Toys
My dog says dogs are living, feeling creatures who want to be a part of your family! They are not inanimate objects to be tossed aside when you get bored with them. Bringing a pet into your home is a lifetime commitment. If you won't honor that commitment, ...
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Adopted Dogs Do Uptown Funk
My dog says kudos to the East Bay SPCA! They produced a super fun video to promote adoption and spay/neuter and it's all over the internet! The Oaktown Pups are coming to you!
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What is the Best Layout for Your Employee e-Newsletter?
Whether you’re launching a new email newsletter for your employees or revamping an existing one, considering the layout is just as important as determining the content strategy. Before you send out your internal e-newsletter, it’s crucial to analyze the vis...
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Using Advanced Analytics to Improve Your Company’s Email Newsletter
You are producing an email newsletter for your employees and sending it out regularly. Congratulations! Now, it’s time to figure out if it’s a success or not. Image Credit: freeimages.com/env1ro Publishing and distributing your email newsletter is only half...
You are producing an email newsletter for your employees and sending it out regularly. Congratulations! Now, it’s time to figure out if it’s a success or not. Image Credit: freeimages.com/env1ro Publishing and distributing yo...
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Check out my latest story on Dogster! 
Comedy legend Elayne Boosler started her own nonprofit organization, Tails of Joy, to help animal rescue groups across the country.
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My first article for Dogster just published! I hope the dog loving folks in my circles will check it out! Woof. 
There are two kinds of people in this world: Those who buy their dogs clothes and those who think pet clothing is absurd. My goal today is to convince the naysayers that those of us with overflowing baskets of dog duds aren’t crazy. In today’s pet-centric world, most of us treat our dogs as members …
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A Glimpse into the Lives of Baby Chameleons
My dog says there's more to this world than just fluffy dogs and cats! We share this planet with all kinds of amazing creatures. Check out this short, but incredible, video about chameleons.
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Communications Consultant/Editor/Writer
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  • Words Done Write
    Consultant, present
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Female
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I help people say the right thing at the right time using the right medium.
Introduction
I'm a communications strategist, wordsmith, and social media devotee. My experience is in communications, publishing, content marketing, broadcasting, public relations, and social media. For more on my background, visit the About section just above.
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Winner of the 8th grade Best English Student award!
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Southern California