By Cidnye Weimer The #ScrippsSummerChallenge is now in full swing! The challenge for week 2 was to start a blog if you didn't already have one, and if you did already have one share the benefits of blogging. VP of Member Relations, Jess Carnprobst, shared some tips on how to start a blog for those that … Continue reading #ScrippsSummerChallenge Week 2 & 3
By Jess Carnprobst Happy #ScrippsSummerChallenge week 2! Starting your own blog can seem a little overwhelming at first. I know this because as I started mine last summer and I didn’t even know where to begin. To get started, these are some different platforms you could start your blog on: WordPress WordPress is very … Continue reading #ScrippsSummerChallenge Tips: How To Start Your Own Blog
Week 8 of #ScrippsSummerChallenge has officially come and gone and we PR stars have reaped its benefits! This week's challenge was to set and share three professional goals for the 2013-2014 academic year. Setting professional, tangible goals is a great way to keep yourself motivated and focused during the busy school year. When work, meetings … Continue reading #ScrippsSummerChallenge Week 8
By Briagenn Adams As all PR pros know, Twitter is a key tool for quick online communication. The #ScrippsSummerChallenge for week seven was to participate in a Twitter chat and share your contribution with Scripps PRSSA. Joining in a Twitter chat is a great way to connect with other PR professionals in an informal environment. … Continue reading #ScrippsSummerChallenge Week 7
#ScrippsSummerChallenge Week 6 Week six of #ScrippsSummerChallenge has come and gone! This week’s challenge was to make a connection with a professional and share – on Twitter – how and to whom you reached out. Unfortunately, this week’s pool of participators was not very full. However, there’s nothing to worry about; it’s never too late … Continue reading #ScrippsSummerChallenge Week 6 Recap
By Briagenn Adams We've heard it before - in our Scripps PRSSA bootcamp, in our weekly meetings and while networking with professionals; the best way to leave a lasting impression is to send a handwritten thank you card. Whether it is sent to a past employer or simply a friend, a handwritten thank you card … Continue reading #ScrippsSummerChallenge Week 5
By Briagenn Adams If you thought last week's #ScrippsSummerChallenge was inspiring, you were in for a sweet surprise with week three's task: begin a personal blog. Although fully committing to a personal blog can seem daunting, they are great PR tools. PR is all about communication, and what faster and more efficient means of communication … Continue reading #ScrippsSummerChallenge Week 3
This week we introduce the Scripps PRSSA “Challenge of the Week” program. We’re just about halfway through with summer break, making this a great time to work on your professional development and PR skills!Each week a new “challenge” will be emailed to Scripps PRSSA members. If you choose to partake in that week's challenge, tell … Continue reading Scripps PRSSA Summer Challenge!