Post PR Reflection

It’s that time of year again when I look back at previous school assignments and see how far I have come since the first day as a sophomore at Grand Valley State University. At the beginning of this semester I wrote a POST on everything I knew about the public relations world at the time … More Post PR Reflection

Writing Press Releases

Working within the field of public relations can be stressful and intimidating at times. There are many components that PR practitioners have to be aware of and follow if they want to succeed. According to the PRSA website (2009) “Public relations is a strategic communication process that builds mutually beneficial relationships between organizations and their publics” … More Writing Press Releases

Pre PR Reflection

I am currently a sophomore attending Grand Valley State University in Allendale Michigan. Last year I began pursuing an engineering degree at Grand Valley but this year I decided that was not the best area of study for me. This year I decided to major in Advertising and Public Relations with an emphasis in Advertising … More Pre PR Reflection

Networking Part 2

  Chriss, O. J. (Photographer). (2015). Networking Part 2. [Photograph].Grand Rapids, MI. Okay guys, this is my last post until my final exam. This is my second networking adventure that I went on. I met with a couple people from Stevens Advertising to get some more information on the type of jobs that are available for … More Networking Part 2

Networking Part 1

Chriss, O. J. (Photographer). (2015). Networking Part 1. [Photograph]. Birmingham, MI. For this assignment we were to network ourselves so that we get our name out into the professional world. The above picture is of me in front of the McCann Worldgroup building that is located in Birmingham, Michigan. Here, I met with Stephanie Rice who … More Networking Part 1

Social Media Opinion Piece

Schraff, G. (2014). How to Make Social Media a Useful Commercial Real Estate Marketing Tool. In The Massimo Group. Retrieved November 17, 2015, from My Point of View on Social Networking Sites. (n.d.). In Teen Ink. Retrieved November 19, 2015, from Wihbey, J. (2015, July 1). Social Media Sharing, News and Opinion Leadership: Recent Research. … More Social Media Opinion Piece