5 Public Relations Twitter Tips

By Annie Beard Internal ImPRessions Account There is always room for improvement when it comes to using social media for Public Relations, and knowing a few tips and tricks can help you get ahead of the game. Here are five tips that will put you on your way to becoming a Twitter expert:  1.    Be relevantIn order to be relevant, you must know your audience. Be sure to know your company’s specialization and focus your tweets around it. It is helpful to hashtag main subject words so that your audience can easily search Twitter for your tweets.   2.    Have two … Continue reading 5 Public Relations Twitter Tips

Final #AskOUrPRos of the year: another success!

Whether our members were interning in a new city, starting a job in the “real world” or having some fun at home this summer, it’s always good to keep in contact with the networks they’ve built and learn how to create new ones even with a busy summer schedule. For the final #AskOUrPRos Twitter chat of the school year, professionals and students connected to talk about how to best network this summer. Please check out our recap of the chat on Storify! Continue reading Final #AskOUrPRos of the year: another success!

Strategies for Crisis Management

By Ali FortneyImPRessions Internal Account Crisis management public relations: limiting damages and rebuilding reputations since the beginning of time.  Businesses, celebrities, and political figures in the public eye often find themselves in the middle of very public scandals.  The glitz, glam, and fame of celebrity, unfortunately make it common for issues many working class people deal with regularly, to be enhanced and spread on the covers of tabloids.  Fraudulent businesses, drug dependent celebrities, and adulterous politicians work cautiously to avoid harming their well-known reputations.   When crisis strikes, one must hire an excellent public relations firm to limit and control the … Continue reading Strategies for Crisis Management

Last #AskOUrPRos Twitter Chat of the Year

By Tori Carras Associate, ImPRessions Internal Account  Make sure to join in on our last #AskOurPros Twitter chat, taking place on Tuesday, May 22 from 7-8 p.m.  Feeling lazy?  No worries, because you don’t even have to leave your couch in order to participate!  All you have to do is log onto Twitter at 7 p.m. and use the hashtag #AskOUrPRos to follow along and contribute to the conversation.  This is the last opportunity to participate in the #AskOurPros chat for the year so make sure you that you don’t miss out!The topic for the chat will be networking. Whether … Continue reading Last #AskOUrPRos Twitter Chat of the Year

Last Professional Development Workshop of the year

Come learn from the Amanda J. Cunningham Leadership Center about professional development this Tuesday May 8 from 6-7:30 p.m. in Scripps 212. It is our LAST workshop of the year, so take advantage of this great resource before we leave for summer! Topic: Budgeting and Event Planning The best ideas can wilt and die if the details are not all accounted for and executed properly. This workshop will cover the ins and outs of student organization budgeting at Ohio University and address the nitty gritty of how to plan a successful event. Participants will walk away with a better understanding of … Continue reading Last Professional Development Workshop of the year