In today’s world, we must stand out against the crowd. There are a few simple ways to make yourself more hirable than the next and it’s starts with these five tips. Print business cards Business cards are the easiest way to get your name out there, at a networking event, in class or even at … Continue reading 5 Ways to Make Yourself More Hirable
And why isn’t anyone talking about them? Let’s face it, as working professionals we’ve all been in this boat before, questioning whether or not it is feasible to take an unpaid internship to further our careers in a positive way. Should we take an unpaid internship for exposure? For the byline? Or for future opportunities? … Continue reading What’s the deal with unpaid internships?
This past weekend Philadelphia hosted the Vatican-sponsored World Meetings of Families event and during the weekend, extreme security measures were taken. Mayor Michael Nutter told reporters, “You all scared the s— out of people,” also saying that the reporting leadings up the event was “detrimental to the mind-set of many Philadelphians and others.” Nutter clearly … Continue reading Did the media scare people away from the World Meetings of Families?
As PR professionals we love to “gram” our personal photos, showing the picturesque lives that we all apparently lead. Instagram is a platform where the average user can employ powerful editing tools to manipulate characteristics, such as the hue of a photo, to reflect the things that we’re feeling at any given moment. I’ve used this app in many PR situations, as I’m sure … Continue reading Instagram: Friend or Foe?