Regional Activity Update from Illinois State University

What’s the latest and greatest in social media? How do you decide between a career in agency and corporate public relations?  Do you know the difference between a defined contribution plan and a defined benefit plan? The answers to all these questions and more will be revealed at the Illinois State University PRSSA Regional Activity “Enhancing Your PRofession.”  This Regional […]

The Next Phase of Your Career

Many of us graduating seniors around the country are working on finishing the last semester or quarters, passing on leadership positions to future leaders and enjoying our last few months as college students. It’s also important to start thinking about your career and the tools at your disposal to help in your job search. If you are graduating this spring, […]

Hosting a Twitter Chat

This is a guest post from Vice President of Chapter Development Kion Sanders. Twitter chats are a great way for you to connect with professionals and others, learn about a different industry and enhance your Twitter visibility. Anyone on Twitter can start a chat. If you decide to do so, here are some recommendations. Conduct background research on your chat’s […]

Managing a Crisis

In today’s 24/7 news cycle, it seems companies and organizations are facing crisis situations more often. Yesterday, popular clothing retailer H&M began coping with a crisis threatening the brand’s reputation and contradicting a corporate policy. According to an article in  yesterday’s New York Times, a student in New York found bags of brand new, yet slashed clothes that had been […]