Have you ever thought about what it takes to be a leader? Throughout our lives we are faced with many different opportunities to become a leader. I remember when I was in Kindergarten and it was the COOLEST thing if you got to be the “line leader” that led the class down to the lunchroom. … More Defining a True Leader
This week in our Social Media Strategies we got to hear from online marketing expert, Rebecca Wardlow. Rebecca delivered a powerful presentation that laid out how online marketing works. Since I am a Public Relation’s student, it is always great to hear from people who are in the same field as myself, but may have … More Hey You, Get Over Here!
Digital Communications Strategist and Integrated Marketer, Matt Kelly came to speak in our Social Media Strategies class. Now you are probably saying “so what” “who cares” and wondering who he is. Matt Kelly was one of the people who came up with the Mountain Dew commercial last year that featured “Puppy Monkey Baby”. Matt came into our … More Being Busy: A Look Into Agency Life
As an aspiring Public Relations professional, you want to learn the best tips and tricks you can have to be an important asset to a team. As a Public Relations student, there are many things that the textbooks wont teach us. As I nervously prepare for my career in public relations, I look to people who … More So you’re a PR pro, huh?
Last Tuesday, The presidential election took place. Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton squared off as America spoke. As votes came in many people took it too their social media to describe how they were feeling about the election. Several different hashtags and topics were trending on twitter relating to the Presidential Election. One of the … More Trump winning: A social media buzz
With the Holidays approaching, many stores and companies are preparing for one of the biggest days of the year; Black Friday. Black Friday is a day where save-happy consumers go out late on the night of Thanksgiving to shop the best deals at their favorite stores. On the other end of the spectrum, Recreational Equipment, … More Getting Outside: REI
This week for my Social Media Strategies class I was required to take a few classes on how to use Hootsuite. Hootsuite is a dashboard where you are able to organize your social media accounts to streamline your feed. This program allows you to listen and respond to what people are saying about you, or your … More Hootsuite Academy: What Is Important?