Annual ImPRessions Awards Banquet Recap

By: Kiley Landusky Last night the OU ImPRessions internal account hosted an all-firm end of the year banquet in Ping lounge. It was a night to celebrate and recognize numerous accomplishments of the 18 accounts all linked under the ImPRessions name. Each account announced awards to two of their associates as an “outstanding associate” or “rising star”. The buffet table was not lacking; it included six gargantuan Subway party subs, two cakes and Insomnia cookies just to name some of its contents. The event began with the guests taking to the table and proceeded with a brief introduction from senior … Continue reading Annual ImPRessions Awards Banquet Recap

My Journey as a Young PR Professional

Briagenn Adams  I came to Ohio University with my heart set on news writing and print journalism. As a bright-eyed and bushy-tailed freshman, I bounced out of bed every Tuesday and Thursday morning at 7:15 a.m. sharp, convinced that Journalism 101 was the gateway to the rest of my life as a hard-hitting, caffeine-addicted reporter for the New York Times.  Every day I practically skipped to the Little Professor Bookstore to pick up my newspaper. Strutting around campus, The New York Times tucked neatly under my arm, I was the epitome of sophistication. Watch out, world! Here comes Briagenn Adams.  Reality set … Continue reading My Journey as a Young PR Professional

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’

Tips For A Successful Internship Search

By: Whitney Hatano After weeks of getting back into the swing of school, it’s officially that time of the year. And no, I don’t mean that time where students get to go home for Thanksgiving break. I’m talking about searching for internships! I know it doesn’t sound like an appealing thing to do while on a break from class, but trust me, it’ll be worth it when you do. Your first question is probably, “Where do I look for an internship?” There are plenty of websites and outlets for you to browse around and see what works best for you. … Continue reading Tips For A Successful Internship Search