Yellow Chair Chats

February 19, 2018

Study Abroad and Public Relations

The passport to public relations and communications is global. In a career that involves understanding everyone’s point of view and background, it is crucial to immerse ourselves well outside of our comfort zones. Growing up with a Latin heritage in California gave me a general idea of a few cultural […]
February 19, 2018

Break the Block

Writer’s block… more like a writer’s nightmare. Try these tricks to break the block. Staring at a blank page for hours, days or even weeks can be terrible. Your brain hurts and your vision becomes blurry. Every writer’s’ worst nightmare is having writer’s block.  Try these tricks to get past […]
February 19, 2018

5 Tips to Ace Your Interview

Be confident The saying “fake it until you make it” holds a high level of truth to it, especially for interviews. It is okay to not be confident internally. As long as you portray confidence externally you are set. Giving off the illusion of confidence is all about body language. […]
February 19, 2018

Time Management: It’s Not Just a Skill… It’s a Lifestyle

BEEP BEEP BEEP…It’s 7 a.m. when your alarm goes off and the first thought is, “How am I going to do today.” As the day progresses, you begin to realize your list of to-do’s is growing and you are losing daylight to complete everything. By the end of the day, […]
February 13, 2018

Siblings Build Better Character

When I found out I was going to have a younger brother, according to my mom, I did not talk to her for three days. On the other hand, when I found out we were going to adopt my younger sister, I could not contain my excitement.   I never […]
January 31, 2018

Moving Media

With the ever rising popularity of social media, more advertisers and designers are embracing the capabilities and testing the limitations of digital media. These include features like sound, sequencing and interactivity, which can all be used to engage the audience on a different level. In the past, advertisers were dependent […]