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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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National Moon Day is apparently to celebrate when we first landed men on the moon, according to the police. I was misinformed and now need bail money. It's not the first time I've been accused of showing my ass in public. 
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You may wonder why you aren’t happy. The truth is that you can be happy, but it is important to examine what is affecting your level of happiness in order to move to a happier state of being. Worry is one of the big reasons that people aren't happy. 
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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What do you think are the 10 best neighborhoods in Charlotte? Is your favorite on this list?
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Each Wednesday, 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: How To Get Motivated To Workout – In short: motivation is fleeting, says Joel Runyon. Those people …
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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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Just setting up my Google + page for You, Improved. What resources would you like to see there? 
We help people improve their bodies, minds, spirits and lives.
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There is disagreement over whether music improves your creative powers. We believe it does affect your creativity and are out to prove it.
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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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Improve your body, mind, spirit and life with these hacks from folks like +Joel Runyon & +Marie Forleo
Each Wednesday, 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: How To Get Motivated To Workout – In short: motivation is fleeting, says Joel Runyon. Those people …
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