Marketing, Public Relations

An Attack on PR… again.

Every few months, there's someone who thinks they know exactly what the PR industry and its pros are all about. The press release is dead, some declare. PR people are vampires, others say. On February 23, PR pros were once again the topic of discussion and its wasn't because we did something right. In Wednesday's New York… Continue reading An Attack on PR… again.

Hot Topic, Marketing, Personal Branding, Public Relations, Social Media

The way you look online

Impressions in-person and online are more important nowadays than ever before.  With a vast majority of folks using social media, we are front and center with people who could help shape our lives.  Tonight, #u30pro will be discussing how to professionally present yourself online. The chat begins at 8 p.m. EST if you plan to… Continue reading The way you look online

Hot Topic, Marketing, Personal Branding, Social Media

Listening is different than hearing

Earlier this week, I took part in Brazen Careerist's Network Roulette event to help mentor beginning bloggers.  The hour-long session was an opportunity for new and novice bloggers to talk with those who have experience.  As much fun as it was to lend a hand, I never thought I'd come away with advice as well.… Continue reading Listening is different than hearing

Branding, Marketing, Media, Public Relations, Social Media

Let’s Go to the Video!

If there is one thing that I really enjoy, it's innovation.  Whether you started your online experience with Prodigy, AOL, or even Facebook, along the way you have been part of the online revolution.  Over the last year, I've met so many great people- on-line and in person- thanks to social media. One of those… Continue reading Let’s Go to the Video!

Hot Topic, Marketing, Personal Branding, Public Relations

The Home Office Experiment

A little over a week ago, I posted a question in the #u30pro Facebook group regarding what people's ideal job would be. Would it be working from home or do you need the office setting? I've always had an ambition to work from the comforts of my home, but I have no issues with the office.… Continue reading The Home Office Experiment