Easy as Pie: How to Create a Blog Part 3

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

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The Power Behind Twitter Chats

I have recently begun diving into the world of Twitter chats and have realized the power behind them. A Twitter tweet chat is a pre-arranged chat that happens on Twitter through the use of tweets that include a predefined hashtag to link those tweets together in a virtual conversation. Formal Twitter tweet chats are arranged … Continue reading The Power Behind Twitter Chats

Temple PRSSA Alumni Panel

Yesterday during Temple PRSSA's general meeting, members were given the opportunity to ask questions to former chapter members who have found great success in their post-graduate careers. The panel featured former PRSSA presidents Lindsay Bues (Public Relations Coordinator at Philabundance) and Jessica Lawlor (Internal Communication Coordinator at Cancer Treatment Centers of America) as well as … Continue reading Temple PRSSA Alumni Panel

Blogging Workshop at Temple U

Calling all Temple University students! Are you interested in learning more about how to become a blogger or how to better promote your blog? Jessica Lawlor, President of PRSSA and former Director of Public Relations for PRowl Public Relations is presenting a workshop on blogging on Monday, April 26 from 3:30-4:30 in the Writing Center … Continue reading Blogging Workshop at Temple U

Temple PRSSA Rolls Out New Website

Temple PRSSA released a new website this semester. This week, the new website, along with PRSSA's President Jessica Lawlor, were featured on the Temple University School of Communications and Theater Website! The article profiles Lawlor and her commitment to both PR and Temple PRSSA. It is exciting to see the public relations department getting some … Continue reading Temple PRSSA Rolls Out New Website

Breaking Boundaries

On Tuesday, some members of Temple University's PRSSA chapter and I attended Drexel University's PRSSA event, "Breaking Boundaries: The Revolution of Social Media."I found out about this awesome event when I e-mailed Drexel's PRSSA president Frannie DeFranco. She kindly invited Temple's PRSSA to attend.The event was a panel with PR pros and social media experts … Continue reading Breaking Boundaries

Top 5 Things I Learned Being Director of PR for PRowl Public Relations

My time in PRowl Public Relations is quickly coming to an end. As I may have mentioned before, I'm unfortunately leaving PRowl Public Relations at the end of this semester...but for good reason!Next year, I'll be Temple University's PRSSA chapter president. I'm very excited about this opportunity, but I'm sad to see my time at … Continue reading Top 5 Things I Learned Being Director of PR for PRowl Public Relations

My Dream Job

Yesterday, I returned home from a 5-day trip to Disney World in Orlando, Florida. My 16-year-old sister performed in Epcot with her high school's show choir and my family went along to watch and play.What a great trip! If you haven't been to Disney World, I highly recommend it. The employees, known as "cast members" … Continue reading My Dream Job