Scripps PRSSA was more than pleased to welcome Katie Thomas from Nationwide Children's Hospital to speak to the Chapter. Katie Thomas, APR, has more than 15 years’ experience across the spectrum of the marketing and communications field. Katie is an account manager on the consumer marketing team at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, where she focuses on community wellness, behavioral … Continue reading January 13 – Katie Thomas, Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Internship-hunting season is just around the corner, but don’t freak out! Here are three ways you can take advantage of all Scripps PRSSA has to offer and build skills that will help you get a great summer internship: Get Growing Every year, Scripps PRSSA hosts a number of professional development workshops. These student-lead seminars give … Continue reading PReparing for Internship Season
One of the first things you will learn in college is how to market yourself. The ability to market yourself is essential to getting internships and jobs. Employers want to know why you would be the best fit for their company and what makes you stand out from others. Self-marketing may seem like bragging, but … Continue reading Key Elements of Self-Marketing
I didn’t have a hard time picking what I wanted to do in college. I knew I wanted to write in someway. I knew that I wanted to tell stories and get to know the people behind those stories. While my plans of being a broadcast journalist changed into that of public relations and marketing, … Continue reading Choose a Minor that Best Fits YOU!
“Wait! We have to stop!” The year was 2009 and it was my first time going out shopping on Black Friday. Through the swarms of people going berserk over half-off this and doorbuster-that, my eyes grew fixated on a giant red mailbox next to a sign in cursive gold sparkles that read “Believe” in the … Continue reading Macy’s “Believe” Campaign
In the public relations field (and especially in PRSSA), we all have a lot of different mentors: peer mentors, professional mentors, professors, advisors, old bosses and just overall life mentors. These relationships are crucial in our lives when we need advice on classes, resumes, internships and jobs, so it’s important to strengthen these relationships over … Continue reading Five Ways to Connect with Your Mentors Over the Holidays
Scripps PRSSA was more than pleased to welcome Angela Krile from Krile Communications to speak to the Chapter. Angela is President of Krile Communications, a consulting firm specializing in communications strategy, marketing and public relations and based just a few miles north of here in Sugar Grove, Ohio. During her nearly 20-year career, Angela has … Continue reading November 25 – Angela Krile, Krile Communications