David Wagner Featured in Tulsa World

David Wagner, partner and chief financial officer of Schnake Turnbo Frank, recently sat down with the Tulsa World to answer 5 Questions. Read more about our faith-based initiatives, challenges he sees in public relations and crisis management firms. And most importantly, what he misses about Wisconsin. Read David’s responses in this issue of the Tulsa […]

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Inclusion builds a culture of respect

Becky J. Frank recently provided a Business Viewpoint to the Tulsa World on the topic of Inclusion. Here’s a small excerpt from the full piece: “For me, inclusion is foremost about building a foundation of respect for one another. It isn’t about changing people’s belief systems but rather reminding ourselves of the need to afford […]

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Schnake Turnbo Frank is 5-Star Inclusive Workplace Recipient

Schnake Turnbo Frank, a strategic communications and management consulting firm with offices in Tulsa and Oklahoma City, announced it was a 5-Star Recipient of Mosaic’s 2017 Inclusive Workplace Culture. Mosaic’s annual Inclusive Workplace Cultures survey provides benchmark data for companies and organizations to gauge their strengths, opportunities and challenges. For those with exceptional diversity and […]

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The Importance of Having an Executive Coach

I’m often asked why someone needs an executive coach. In my experience, it’s often a gravity event that leads someone to benefit from a coaching relationship. It could be a big presentation to the board, or having to terminate a long-term employee, or a problem with a peer, or even a big promotion with additional […]

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Becky Frank tapped to join Oklahoma Arts Council

Gov. Mary Fallin on Monday appointed Tulsan Becky J. Frank to the Oklahoma Arts Council. Frank is chairwoman, chief executive officer and managing partner of Schnake Turnbo Frank, a public relations and management consulting firm. The Legislature created the council in 1965 to encourage art. It receives appropriations from the Legislature and the National Endowment […]

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Expanding diversity programs comes with benefits, summit told

Inclusion and diversity programs are likely to make everyone uncomfortable, but advocates said the tension is worth the benefits to employees and the bottom line. Experts spent the day explaining to Oklahoma’s business leaders how to face that awkwardness, how to implement programs, how to keep them going and how to gauge their success. Hundreds […]

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Gaining knowledge and peer network with LRA

from Jim Morgan, Senior Vice President of Communications, Tulsa Regional Chamber LRA Tulsa Class 3 (Fall 2016) As a regular attendee of professional development seminars and workshops, I found the Schnake Turnbo Frank Leadership & Reputation Academy to be a truly superior learning experience. Both its curriculum and its environment were outstanding. From a curriculum […]

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Schnake Turnbo Frank announces new partner

Schnake Turnbo Frank, a strategic communications and management consulting firm with offices in Tulsa and Oklahoma City, announced it has promoted David Wagner to partner and chief financial officer.

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Your Brand Promise: Three ways to test its effectiveness

It’s bad communication (not to mention, bad business) to over-promise and under-deliver. But what happens when the reverse is true? What happens when a company is doing great work, but inconsistent or unfocused communication leaves potential customers in the dark about their exceptional products or services?

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