5 Tips for Creating an Event

By: Morgan Blank Being in Public Relations it is inevitable that we will be planning and putting on events.  The biggest trouble most people have with creating an event is how to make it unforgettable and stand out.  Here are five tips to help plan your event and keep all of your bases covered.  1. The tip most PR superstars would give it to plan early.  Making a timeline and starting early can help fix problems you may run into later in the event planning process.    2. Another tip that will help create a lasting impression is to pick a theme and keep … Continue reading 5 Tips for Creating an Event

ImPRessions accepting applications for the new Board of Directors

The 2013-2014 ImPRessions administration is pleased to release the applications for three newly created positions on the Executive Board: Finance Director, Communications Director and Human Resources Director. Applications can be found here and details on each position can be found here.  After the position addition of Creative Director in 2012, administration saw the value in creative and managerial oversight within the firm. With consistent growth within the firm, the administrative board plans to grow to fit the firm’s needs. “This year, ImPRessions is stepping up our game with the motto ‘quality over quantity’,” said newly elected 2013 ImPRessions Director Daniel Mulvey. … Continue reading ImPRessions accepting applications for the new Board of Directors

Beyond the Basics Regional Conference: A once-in-a-college-career opportunity

By: Marisa Dockum  Beyond the Basics, brought to you by Scripps PRSSA, is a Regional Conference that will unite motivating speakers with ambitious students to learn, network and discuss the latest industry trends. Regional Conferences are designed for PRSSA Chapters and industry related students to learn about public relations, the communications industry, career development and social media.  This event is a great tool for those who may not be able to attend national events, such as National Conference or National Assembly.  Taking place on March 16, 2013, Beyond the Basics has planned a jam-packed day of awe-inspiring speakers and break … Continue reading Beyond the Basics Regional Conference: A once-in-a-college-career opportunity

Madonna Pushes Instagram Over the ‘Borderline’

By: Kiley Landusky PR Daily recently posted an article on Instagram’s action toward Madonna’s racy pictures posted on its site. In an effort to tame her wild side it created more attention to the star’s account including her flagrant photographs. Madonna posted a screen shot of the email she received from Instagram on its own site. The email told Madonna that her account had violated Instagram’s community guidelines. This generated over 9,000 likes and unleashed over 2,000 comments criticizing how the site handled the situation. A few of the comments read: “Instagram people….really?” “Stupid @instagram,” and “and Rihanna’s photos are … Continue reading Madonna Pushes Instagram Over the ‘Borderline’

Madonna Pushes Instagram Over the ‘Borderline’

By: Kiley Landusky PR Daily recently posted an article on Instagram’s action toward Madonna’s racy pictures posted on its site. In an effort to tame her wild side it created more attention to the star’s account including her flagrant photographs. Madonna posted a screen shot of the email she received from Instagram on its own site. The email told Madonna that her account had violated Instagram’s community guidelines. This generated over 9,000 likes and unleashed over 2,000 comments criticizing how the site handled the situation. A few of the comments read: “Instagram people….really?” “Stupid @instagram,” and “and Rihanna’s photos are … Continue reading Madonna Pushes Instagram Over the ‘Borderline’