photo credit: wired.com By: Lauren Purisky, Account Executive for Penn State Residential Dining Last Monday, Twitter turned 10 years old. Throughout a decade of the 140-character limit, hashtags and retweets, the social media platform garnered over 300 million users and made more than $500 million every quarter. Needless to say, it has been a raging… Continue reading Twitter Turns Ten
By: Caroline Head, Account Associate for the American Indian Powwow You love working on a team- Part of working in Public Relations involves working on some type of team. Maybe you’re working with clients to better understand where they’re coming from or what their objective is. Maybe you’re working on an account team to brainstorm… Continue reading Eight Signs Public Relations is the Right Career Path for You
As internship season is approaching, most people are left with the question of how to follow up with their interviewers.
By: Rebecca Poling, Account Associate for Consulting Make your headline clear, concise and understandable. When potential employers look at your profile, this is the first thing they read about you, so make sure you have a brief and accurate headline that explains your current position. I would stick to a maximum of five words for… Continue reading 5 Easy Ways to Revamp Your LinkedIn
By: Zachary Jones, Account Associate for the PA Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association We have all seen them - Kanye West and his infamous tweets. From calling out Wiz Khalifa, to declaring debt and commanding businessmen and women to bail him out, it is safe to say a lot of us can agree with this Twitter… Continue reading Lessons in PR with Kanye
photo credit: dailymail.co.uk By Sabriana Pimentel, Account Associate for Consulting It’s every brand manager’s dream when a celebrity name drops or mentions your client’s name. If a brand is lucky enough to get this opportunity, they receive instant exposure to a massive audience at essentially little to no cost. Beyoncé, a global superstar, released a… Continue reading A Lesson in Public Relations: Beyoncé & Red Lobster