Since the age of 15 I have held a part-time job working in the food industry. That’s 7 years! Why the food industry? I love food of course! Okay, that isn’t exactly why I have always worked in the food industry. I mainly just wanted a job while I was in high school to pay for extra … More How a Part Time Job Can Help Your Future
Social media. Where did it come from? Why is it important? What about the traditional stuff? Don’t get me wrong. Social media is absolutely wonderful. I use it everyday, and I have networked and met many great individuals via social media. However, people tend to forget the importance of traditional PR because of all the … More It’s Not ALL About Social Media
It is no secret that I have a huge addiction to Grey’s Anatomy, and yes I realize it came out in 2005. While I recently discovered this show, I have quickly picked up on a few things that stand out that can apply to the work world. Mixing professional and personal. Right off the bat, … More Important Lessons from Grey’s Anatomy
So you are new to the blogosphere, now what? Everyone is new to blogging at some point or other, but how do you get started? I started my blog a little more than a year ago and I never imagined I would ever get any hits on it. That has changed and it has a … More So You Are New to the Blogosphere…
Happy National Grammar Day! In honor of National Grammar Day, why not brush up on your grammar skills? As PR students, this is something we definitely need to enhance early on because writing will be a huge part of our future career. So pull out your AP Stylebook and write until you cannot write anymore! … More Time to Celebrate Grammar!
It is spring break for Western Carolina University students, but I decided to hang around campus for the week. Why in the world would I do this? To apply for summer internships and catch up on work that will be due after the break. This may sound insane, but I wanted to get ahead of … More Spring Break is Here, Now What?
Summer internship hunting is here for many college students, myself included. Here are three tips that help me stay focused and get applications in on time. Excel Spreadsheets. I seriously live by Excel spreadsheets. So when I started looking for internships it was no different. While looking for internships I keep an Excel spreadsheet open … More The Search is On: Tips for Internship Hunting Success