Bev Wong-Ken is a Communications Specialist in Jacksonville, Florida

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During cleft awareness month, Operation Smile shares ...

During cleft awareness month, Operation Smile shares details of its research July is National Cleft and Craniofacial Awareness and Prevention Month, a time to raise awareness and improve understanding of orofacial clefts and other conditions of the head and face. Worldwide, it’s estimated every 3 minutes a child is born with a cleft condition that can drastically affect their ability to breathe, eat and speak. The specific causes of cleft conditions are still unknown, but Operation Smile is co

National Safety Month: Operation Smile Provides Safe Surgery Around The World In Wake Of Covid-19 | Aegis Dental Network

National Safety Month: Operation Smile Provides Safe Surgery Around The World In Wake Of Covid-19 National Safety Month is an annual observance during the month of June which observes the importance of following safety guidelines in our daily lives. In the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, safety is more critical than ever, and volunteer based nonprofit, Operation Smile, is adapting their practices to ensure that children are still able to receive life-changing surgeries in our changed world. Op

In-Store Communications: Why Signage Matters

The world around us has quickly shifted from printed communications to digital messaging. While there’s no doubt that online communication benefits our society, there are a few ways that print can help us when the internet can’t. If you are a business owner, you know the importance of providing your in-store customers with signage that gives a clear idea of how to navigate during their visit. Whether you work in a coffee shop, doctor’s office, theme park or restaurant, the signage in your build

Navigating the Conversation: Communicating with Your Audience amidst COVID-19

As a number of states begin to lift restrictions around COVID-19, businesses are slowly starting to reopen or at least start the conversation of reopening with their online audience. For our clients, keeping their consumers updated and answering questions and concerns over the past several weeks has been essential. Just as states will carry out the outlined phases of re-opening, we are helping our clients implement phases of online communication with their audience. Listening to your followers

Five Valuable Tips to Help Anxious Children Cope with Healthcare Procedures - Issuu

AROUND THE GLOBE TODAY, INFANTS, CHILDREN, AND ADOLESCENTS FACE A VARIETY OF STRESSFUL SITUATIONS. WHEN RELATED TO HEALTHCARE, THESE EXPERIENCES CAN OFTEN LEAD TO FEELINGS OF FEAR, CONFUSION, AND ISOLATION AND CAN NEGATIVELY AFFECT PHYSICAL AND EMOTIONAL HEALTH AND WELL-BEING IN CHILDREN OF ALL AGES. FOR PARENTS AND FAMILY MEMBERS, THESE SITUATIONS CAN BE EQUALLY CHALLENGING TO MANAGE. CHILDREN ARE PARTICULARLY VULNERABLE WHEN THEY DO NOT RECEIVE ADEQUATE INFORMATION AND REASSURANCE, AND PARENTS

Preventing Standing Water in Your Parking Lot — AAA Total Property Solutions

Walking outside after a storm, you may notice a few small puddles have appeared throughout your parking lot. Seeing these puddles directly after a heavy rain is normal and isn’t usually a cause for alarm. However, if puddles of standing water remain after a couple of hours, there is a significant chance of water damage being done to your pavement. Read on to learn the common causes of pooling and standing water, the negative effects it has on asphalt, and how you can prevent it. While sealcoati

How producing exceptional outputs creates concrete outcomes

4 ways to measure the success of your public relations messages Public relations professionals craft messages for audiences, which we call outputs. Outputs are what a company releases and communicates to its target audiences. News releases, social media posts, email blasts, blog posts, and events are among the many ways PR professionals create outputs that appeal to target audiences. Axia Public Relations defines the elements that help measure the success of a PR campaign through outputs, outt

Facebook tests new rating system for business pages

Why customer reviews on social media are more important than ever Today, almost everyone has a Facebook account. For companies, this means huge opportunities to connect with audiences, promote products and services, and gain reviews. Facebook’s review system has become a respected source for online reviews over the years. We’ve recently learned that Facebook may have a new rating system in the works that could change the way it calculates review scores. Here’s what we know. When you search for

Parking Lot Striping and ADA Compliance — AAA Total Property Solutions

The parking lot of any business is the first thing the customer sees and interacts with before entering the building. To properly care for your parking lot means keeping it clean, safe and easy for your guests to navigate. Regular sweeping and asphalt maintenance will keep your parking lot clean while striping services will provide guests with clear direction, offer accessibility to everyone and provide an overall professional appearance. Read on to learn why parking lot striping is important an

4 Reasons Regular Pest Service is Beneficial to Your Home

As any homeowner knows, your house is an important investment that takes consistent care and maintenance. Many people might think that a clean and tidy home means a pest-free house. However, this isn’t always the case. Taking care of the outside of your house and property is essential to protecting the inside, which is why regular pest control services can help control pests and keep your home free of destructive infestations. Read on to learn how hiring a regular pest service can benefit your h

What Wood Destroying Organisms Are & Why a WDO Inspection Is Essential

What Wood Destroying Organisms Are & Why a WDO Inspection Is Essential For many people, the first thing that comes to mind when they think of wood destroying organisms (WDO) are termites. While termites can be detrimental, they aren’t the only wood destroying organisms that can cause damage to your home’s structural safety, appearance and home value. If you’re buying or selling a home, a WDO inspection is an essential due diligence. We’re here to help you understand exactly what wood destroying

Enjoy Your Summer Without Ants

Summer is here! The days ahead are soon to be filled with outdoor picnics, pool days, barbecues and unfortunately…. ants. Ant infestations in and out of the home are very common, yet can be a tricky to problem to solve. There is a way to enjoy the summer months ahead without fear of these pesky insects with help from Russell Pest Solutions. With more than 10 different species of ants living in Florida, it is imperative that the correct techniques are used for each one. Our professionals provide

About Me

I am a Communication Specialist with a demonstrated history of working in the public relations industry. I pride myself on being organized, timely, empathetic, and energetic. I am a skilled writer with a passion for sharing the stories of others.