If It’s Capitalism, Why Not Teach Financial Literacy?

Posted by Linda Gross | August 21, 2014 | Under LCG Blog

Photo from Google Image Search, courtesy of World Financial Group Even though I am the president of this pr firm, I will admit that, before opening LCG Communications, I had little practical knowledge about the actual business side of running … Continued

Texting for fun or for information? It’s different!

Posted by Linda Gross | July 22, 2014 | Under LCG Blog

I have to say that I am a fan of texting. Texting allows me to stay in touch with my family, clients and colleagues easily.  While texting can never replace an actual phone call or personal interaction, it’s a way … Continued

When Will They Learn? How Big Development Projects Get Green Lighted Even Over Community Opposition

Posted by Linda Gross | March 31, 2014 | Under LCG Blog

I was meeting with a client the other day, and we were bemoaning – yet again – another mega development project that did not deliver on promises made to the community. As far as I’m concerned, it’s same stuff, different … Continued

A New Year – and a New Era in NYC?

Posted by Linda Gross | January 16, 2014 | Under LCG Blog

Happy New Year to all.  As ever, we hope it will be a good one. We started out the year here by getting the court’s answer to the question, “if it looks like a park, acts like a park and … Continued

Is Consumerism Gobbling Up Thanksgiving?

Posted by Linda Gross | November 25, 2013 | Under LCG Blog

It’s that time of year again, when folks try to figure out where they’ll go for Thanksgiving, who’ll make the turkey, and what football games will be watched. No matter what you think about Thanksgiving or its origins (and, by … Continued

Climate Change and Balance in the Media

Posted by Linda Gross | November 6, 2013 | Under LCG Blog

We have a couple of clients involved in climate change – esteemed climate scientist Micha Tomkiewicz and a theater group, Theater Three Collaborative; the theater group is trying to fully produce a climate change play called, “Extreme Whether.”  So, we … Continued

Are Big PR Firms Finally Getting the Integration Message?

Posted by Linda Gross | October 15, 2013 | Under LCG Blog

Sunday, the NY Times reported that one of the world’s largest pr agencies, Burson-Marsteller, is “re-positioning” itself to, in effect, take better advantage of social media. As part of this effort, the firm is having its younger members “reverse mentor” … Continued

First Post – The LCG Website’s Back!

Posted by Linda Gross | September 26, 2013 | Under LCG Blog

We always tell our clients that our goal is to help them expand their presence in as many ways as possible.  So, after several years of needing to (oops!), we finally took our advice and did a complete overhaul of … Continued