You’ve probably heard about the latest social media app, Peach, but are wondering what exactly it is? Trying to learn about it from online research was only making me more confused, so I figured I would learn by doing. Long gone are the days of Facebook news feeds and Twitter timelines. Peach’s “timeline” is considered … Continue reading WTF is Peach?
Brand & Promotion The best part about blogging is its cost: free. It also allows for easy self-promotion. Creating a blog will allow you to market yourself to employers with an online portfolio of your writing and resume. However, the hardest part about blogging is promoting it to your audience. Social media is the best … Continue reading Easy as Pie: How to Create a Blog Part 3
Pretty as a Picture One of the most difficult components of creating a blog is actually designing it. Your readership is based on the first impression your blog gives to the audience. You want your blog to look inviting, appealing and simple. Design & Layout Provide accessibility. A blog must look aesthetically pleasing to catch … Continue reading Easy as Pie: How to Create a Blog Part 2
In the communications field, professors and industry moguls are always preaching about the benefits of blogging. However, the hardest part about blogs is actually making one. While the task may seem daunting, here is where you can start. Content & Audience The first step in creating a blog is deciding what the focus will be. … Continue reading Easy as Pie: How to Create a Blog Part 1
When I started college, I had always envisioned my first internship as a fairytale. I would take the train into Manhattan wearing my most stylish pantsuit with a Starbucks in hand. I would catch a cab from Penn Station and arrive at my company’s skyscraper to be the superstar intern. My first internship experience is … Continue reading First Time Intern: Reality vs. Expectations