If you did not think rappers could not get any more versatile with their creativity and what they do, read how Swae Lee is partnering with Giuseppe Zanotti to expand his brand with gender-neutral fashion designs and heeled boots. Everyone wants to know what made Swae Lee do it or even more so why. In an interview with Sunflower on Feb 18tho FootNews and he states, "A lot of [rappers] are scared" he said. "They want to think the old ways and put a limit on.... I'm not scared t
People are quick to say that young adults are the future, but are they really willing to give opportunities to prove it? Here are 3 reasons why you should choose a student-run firm. 1. Low costs
Student firms are primarily focused on gaining experience and credibility rather than being paid large amounts of money. You will spend less and usually benefit from the students being so eager to get a chance to work in their selected field of work. Student-run firms usually alrea
While scrolling through your Facebook newsfeed, you see cute videos of puppies, and endless amounts of “fail” videos, and a ton of advertisements. With Facebook, you are shown videos of amazing products being used by stars such as Chip and Joanna Gaines and their new Target home goods line. Social media has taken over the advertising world. Facebook is one of the biggest social media platforms out there, so when you create a new product and need to spread the word quickly–, F
What is Public Relations and why is it important? Public relations (PR) has been defined in many different ways. Just like the many aspects of public relations, the definition is constantly evolving. Public relations can be tied to any activity that helps to build awareness of a company, product, service or technology. The PRSA National Assembly adopted the following definition in 2012: “Public relations is a strategic communication process that builds mutually beneficial rel
When using social media platforms for your brand, a good thing to think about first is the demographics that use each platform. By knowing this information, you can see who to target on each platform. From there, it’s easier to see how to best use each platform to create a brand image and spread your brand’s message. Using each social media platform to complement the other instead of cross-posting between platforms is a great way to ensure your content seems new and relevant.
Live streaming is the latest function trending on social media today. Live streaming in the media has been going on for years via websites like Twitch and YouTube, but only in the past few years have shown social media apps testing the waters of live streaming. Two of the biggest current social media apps, Twitter and Facebook, are at the forefront of this latest media craze. On March 13th, Twitter announced that it acquired the steadily growing live streaming app Periscope.
Photo by Klemen Misic via Dreamstime Spring Break is upon us, which means college students everywhere are now free from all the papers, assignments, and exams for one whole week. Everyone now has the time to take a breather and push school to the back of their minds. Although spring break is usually a time to relax and do nothing, spring break is the perfect time to get things done and plan ahead for your future. So, instead of spending spring break partying on the beach or l
1. Follow accounts related to organization.
Whatever your organization does, follow similar organizations to see what they are doing. Also, make sure you are reaching out to your target audience. It is also a good way to connect to reporters and others in your industry. 2. Designate one person to manage account.
If you have a social media team, designate only one person to create tweets or at least proofread tweets before they are posted. This ensures that all your tw
So, you’ve found your dream job and you can’t stop daydreaming about the possibility of working there. The problem is, you don’t see a position in your field available on their careers site. What do you do next? Send a cold email, of course! Don’t know what to write? Here is how to write the perfect cold email that will get a response every time! First, write a captivating subject line.
This sounds a bit obvious, but you’d be surprised by how many people don’t pay attention
1. Don’t be afraid to get more personal when conversing.
You don’t have to keep the conversation at the basic work level. Talk about any interests you have; you might even find some commonalities. Allow them to talk about their interests or how much they love their dog. It shows the person that you are interested in who they are, not just what they can do for you. A person is also more likely to remember who you are if you talked to them about something they enjoy or talk
Students who are interested in joining Meeman 901 Strategies come to me with many questions, the most common being “how will this help me?” How can joining our student-run PR firm aid in your (not so distant) job search? Your professional network will blossom and grow with each client you are involved with and each project you work on with us. A piece of advice you might hear from your parents, teachers and friends is that ‘it’s not what you know- it’s who you know.’ That is