November 11, 2014

The Power of Nice in Networking

After I first decided that I wanted to pursue a career in the public relations industry, my dad purchased me a book titled “The Power of Nice: How to Conquer the Business World with Kindness.” It was almost the end of the semester and I was so busy trying to […]
November 6, 2014

Waves

  The Waves, music video, was an individual class project for Field Video Production for Communication Design, Media Arts. The story is about a girl who is trying to drift away from her problems and enjoying the peacefulness of Lake Tahoe. I found the location, wrote the storyboard, directed, and […]
November 4, 2014

4 Common Misconceptions About Public Relations

      Public relations receives a scarce amount of public attention, if it’s done right. The PR that we hear about most often is negative which has allowed the public to develop misconceptions about the nature of PR and the people who practice it. Here are four of the […]
October 30, 2014

How to get the most out of your internship

How many entry level positions have you been interested in that have a minimum requirement of 2-3 years of experience?  Job hunting can be disappointing when searching on the internet and you find a website describing your ideal job position, but you don’t meet the experience requirement. Although an internship […]
October 28, 2014

5 words and phrases to remove from your PR palette

As public relations professionals in training, it’s no secret that we like to talk, a lot. And there is absolutely nothing wrong with that. After all, you don’t find too many wallflowers in the world of PR. With that said, it’s important to replace stale phrases and overused jargon when […]
October 21, 2014

How To: Stay Organized and Dominate Senior Year

For most people senior year is completely different from all their previous years as a student. Often seniors find themselves juggling a full course-load, a part-time job and an internship. With school, work and an internship, you might feel like your head is about to explode and now you have […]