20 Sep

Why You Need Key Messages for Your Public Works Projects

From speaking to reporters and other stakeholders, to writing social media posts and website content, key messages are critical to ensure you’re consistent and focused in all your communications. Key messages, also known as the foundation of public relations, are usually three clear, concise statements that demonstrate the purpose and benefits of your public works […]

13 Sep
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9 Aug

Everything I Need to Know About Facebook I Learned from Fiona the Baby Hippo

There’s a lot of divisiveness in today’s headlines, but there’s one story that virtually every Cincinnatian I know has rallied around this summer — that’s the tale of the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden’s media darling, Fiona the baby hippo. Unless you’ve been living under a rock or managed to avoid every imaginable news outlet, […]

26 Jul

How an Office Environment Can Save Lives

Back in February, a story surfaced of a Philippines Ogilvy & Mather employee passing away after reportedly working overtime while suffering from pneumonia. The story was heartbreaking, but sadly, the reality of overworked employees in the ad world is nothing new. In an agency environment, the standard is that the client comes first; but at […]

12 Jul
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14 Jun

Your Data Needs a Facelift, and Design Can Help

I’ve never been a numbers person. I know folks who are, and I respect and admire them. I groan at the thought of dealing with taxes (I know I’m not alone here) and I still have nightmares about being in high school math class. Luckily, Rasor is the perfect mixture of right-brained and left-brained gurus, […]

31 May

Map Design Tips to Clearly Communicate Your Improvement Project

A well-designed project map is a beautiful thing – it can help explain a project and reinforce your brand. When you’re using maps to help communicate your project to the public, you want to make sure they’re uncluttered, clearly branded and clearly labeled. Below are a few examples of maps the Rasor Public Involvement Team […]