August 1, 2018
block

Unblocking Writer’s Block

It happens to even the best of writers. It’s inevitable. Your words turn to mush, you don’t have a creative fiber left in your body and […]
July 27, 2018
introvert

Being an introvert in the extroverted world of PR

As a young girl there was nothing I loved more than writing a story or playing with a few close friends. I wasn’t one for big […]
July 24, 2018
Rogers

What Mr. Rogers Teaches About Us Communications

Mr. Rogers' life lessons and discussions about tough topics were aimed towards children, but they are important for communicators, too.
July 20, 2018
reality

My First Impression of Public Relations vs. The Reality

As a freshman, my first mass communications and APR classes were a complete shock. Media channels are not what you flip through on your television, research […]
July 17, 2018
Undress

Is it Possible To Undress For Success?

Dressing appropriately for business meetings is imperative.  Our rule of thumb is “you should be dressed the same as the others in the meeting,” whether it’s […]
July 12, 2018
announcement

Pancakes or Burgers?

If you read my blog post from a few weeks back, I discussed the social media uproar and dramatic announcement behind IHOP’s name change. The “b” […]
July 11, 2018
success

The Secret to Upper Management Success

What is the secret to upper management success?
July 5, 2018
targets

Pump Up The Volume

Have you noticed that you can watch and hear the latest news, weather and other information at the gas pump? This is known as targeted messaging.
June 27, 2018
car

Insert Coin Here: The Newest Way to Purchase a Vehicle

So imagine this: You walk up to a shiny new vending machine and insert your coin. You carefully select your order and instead of Sun Chips […]
June 26, 2018
thought

What is Thought Leadership?

If you are in public relations, or work with a public relations team on behalf of your brand or business, you’ve probably heard the term “thought leadership” a time or two.