Published on February 26, 2019, at 9:50 a.m. by Olivia Lake. Social media connects people from all over the world. Grassroots activists in Florida can communicate with like-minded organizations in Sweden. The Meaningful Brands study conducted by Havas discovered 55 percent of consumers believe their
Published on November 13, 2018, at 12:40 p.m. by Reagin Edwards. The agency life is full of fast-paced decisions, creative collaboration and lots of cups of coffee. Through all this hustle and bustle, there are a handful of people who help to keep the agency,
Published on October 4, 2017, at 9:01 p.m. by Caitlin Heffley. “That’s OK, I don’t use my degree either.” The words resonated inside me far longer than they probably should have, as I felt my insides begin to boil. To provide context, I was standing
Published on April 26, 2017, at 1:24 p.m. by Erica Cooke. Seattle, the land of coffee and rain. It took a four-hour car ride from Tuscaloosa, Alabama, to a plane ride from Atlanta to O’Hare airport in Chicago, a five-hour delay, then a four-hour flight
Published on October 21, 2016, at 10:38 a.m. by Sonny Franks. Barri Rafferty did not always know she was destined to be the first female president of Ketchum, one of the most prominent public relations agencies in the world. “I did a lot of experimenting early
Posted At: Sept. 20, 2013 6:30 p.m. by Brian C. Hoff & Susan Griffiths Law and public relations are not usually thought of as a cooperative exchange of cultures in the business world. PR and law often clash when the two industries are forced to work
Posted At: March 5, 2013 6:20 P.M. by Gillian Richard I wasn’t at the round table when members of The University of Alabama’s PRSSA chapter decided we would implement the hashtag #takePRide. I don’t know the exact motive for choosing it, but I can take a good guess.