Writing your first press release can be very intimidating. Even after writing a few of them it takes a while for it “to get easier.” After doing a lot of research on how to write the perfect press release and having two classes that have in depth taught writing a press release, I finally feel […]Read more "How to Write Your Press Release"
Political campaigns can be a very difficult territory because politics is an area many people are very passionate about. Feelings get hurt very quickly in political discussion. Political campaigns are well thought out but can be taken down at any second by one comment. This is why it is so imperative that the public affairs […]Read more "Platform Matters"
Public relations is a class that I was going to take online over the summer but decided to take in class in order to have Ms. Mullen as a professor. It was a great choice that I really believed has benefited and will continue to benefit me. The assignments of this class are set up […]Read more "Academic and Professional"
When Chris Westfall came to visit us at Indiana State University it was a very exciting event. I did not know what to expect. While I did not get to attend the main event hosted in Tilson Auditorium, I was invited to attend the dinner with Westfall. I learned some very important professional things […]Read more "Learning From Interaction"
As an undergraduate student I have learned that it college age students are a very unique set of individuals. We are a set of young adults that are free to make our own decisions, learn what direction we want to go in life, have our lives, and, kind of like elementary children, we can believe […]Read more "Professional Interview"
Public relations can mean a different thing depending on the location and company that is being represented. No matter what though, at some point the public relations professional will be faced with a situation that can make or break the reputation of the company. Remember a couple years ago when Steve Harvey announced the wrong […]Read more "Don’t make the crisis another crisis"
Knowing your audience is one of the most important aspects of communication. You would not want to talk to your best friend the same way you would to your professor or the dean of student and definitely not like you would talk to your grandmother. So then why would you make all your public relations […]Read more "Do you know your audience?"