September 26, 2016

FIRM CRUSH: Cultivate PR, Austin TX

To cultivate is defined as “to encourage the growth of something.”  An Austin public relations firm takes that idea so seriously that they define themselves by it. At Cultivate PR, a wide variety of clients ranging from hospitality, fashion, beauty, tech, and design companies are receiving professionally-crafted communication services to […]
September 19, 2016

The Harmony of Music and Social Media

In the current day and age, social media is a frequently used method of self advertising and personal branding. In the music industry this is especially significant. Whether you want to be a performer, manager or music journalist, increasing your popularity through social media is a vital strategy. Twitter, Instagram, […]
September 15, 2016
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#SafteyFirst

“Chico PD has alerted campus to be on the lookout for a male who may be approaching campus with a gun. Please call 911 if you see this person we will send further information as available. Thank you.” Thousands of Chico State students received that exact message on Sept. 7, […]
September 12, 2016
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PR and Marketing in Chico

When thinking about public relations and marketing, most people relate these types of businesses to big cities such as San Francisco, Seattle or New York. When in reality, public relations and marketing firms exist in smaller towns all across the US, in cities such as Chico as well. Many graduating […]
September 2, 2016

Choose New News Views

As PR professionals, journalists and citizens of a nation with a free press – it is vital to consume news on a regular basis. It is a common habit to read only one or two publications that you, as a reader, are comfortable with. But, a variety of news topics […]
May 18, 2016

5 Tips for Creating a Professional Online Portfolio

There are a few components to the job-hunting process that everyone knows: resumé, cover letter, networking, follow-up emails or cards, etc. So, how can you stand out in a crowd of applicants that all submit the same amount of information and seem to have the similar skills? Instead of simply […]