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Harry Hoover
Worked at Founder of My Creative Team, a NC-based advertising agency that makes Fortune 500 companies look good.
Attended UNC-Chapel Hill
Lives in Huntersville, North Carolina
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Author - Blogger-For-Hire - Speaker
Employment
  • Founder of My Creative Team, a NC-based advertising agency that makes Fortune 500 companies look good.
    Marketing/PR/Advertising, 2006 - 2015
  • Loeffler Ketchum Mountjoy
    VP - PR, 1991 - 2001
  • WAYS Radio
    Managing Editor, 1977 - 1983
  • Barron & Whitesell PR
    Account Supervisor, 1987 - 1991
  • Mecklenburg County Public Service & Information
    Assistant Director, 1983 - 1986
  • Cameron Brown Mortgage
    Manager Media Services, 1986 - 1987
    You, Improved
  • Hoover ink PR
    Owner, 2001 - 2006
  • You, Improved
    Publisher, 2015 - present
    You, Improved is a blog that provides you tips, tools and resources to help you improve your body, mind, spirit and life.
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Huntersville, North Carolina
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Charlotte, NC - Chapel Hill, NC - Huntersville, NC
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Harry Hoover is an author & publisher of You-Improved.com
Introduction
Harry Hoover's communications career spans 35 years and runs the gamut from print and broadcast journalism, government and corporate communications to advertising and public relations agencies.

I'm into wine, food (especially the pig), the blues, travel, hiking, kayaking, photography, shooting and ballroom dancing.
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  • UNC-Chapel Hill
    Radio, TV & Motion Pictures, 1972 - 1976
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Every morning upon waking, I think about death. Not in a morbid way. I tell myself that this could be my last day & challenge myself to make the most of it.
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Most of what you believe about the brain and its seemingly magical attribute of creativity is wrong. Here are my 11 myths about creativity..
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In life's breakfast, are you the chicken who lays the egg or are you the pig who ends up on the plate as bacon? Show your commitment - be the bacon.
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Each week, You, Improved pulls together a selection of the best hacks we have found for your body, mind, spirit and life. Let’s see what self-improvement resources we have for you this week from some of our many digital colleagues. Body: Fatigued? 10 Ways To Boost Your Energy – Kriss Carr has some great ideas on …
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Regrets. We all have them. I have regrets about not opening my first business until I was 49. I'm not sure I was ready until then, but I regret the delay.
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You may wonder why you aren't happy. You can be, & it is important to examine what is affecting your happiness so you can move to a happier state of being.
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A selection of the best hacks for your body, mind, spirit and life.
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You, Improved gives you the creativity tools to sharpen your skills.
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Get glad! Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design into the present. Don't let someone else control your happiness
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Random acts of kindness make you happier and I can prove it. Science shows that giving is good for your physical and mental health, and makes you happier.
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Too old! I’m always hearing people say, “I’m too old” or “I’m too young” for something. Forgive me my boldness, but that’s horsecrappery.
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The truth is that you can be happy, but it is important to examine what is affecting your happiness in order to move to a happier state of being.
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