Last week, we had a guest speaker, Melissa Agnes, Skype our class. Her view on Crisis Communication was not only insightful, but brutally honest. We often misuse the word “crisis”. So allow me to clarify, a Crisis is when a situation directly threatens the reputation of an organization for the long term. The term that we tend to confuse with “crisis” is the word “issue”. … Continue reading Crisis Communication
So last week, I decided to put a stake in my adulthood. I made a HUGE decision regarding my future. I am moving out of my parents house. Let me say that again….I AM MOVING OUT OF MY PARENTS HOUSE!!!! I never thought this day would ever come and as much as it excites me, it also scares the heck out of me. My fraternity … Continue reading Growing Up & Growing Out
So, recently I have been blessed with some amazing opportunities. The opportunities have allowed me to present myself in a more professional setting. A couple of weeks ago, I talked about the opportunity to speak at Stanford in April regarding marriage equality. Well since then, many more opportunities have come my way. While I can’t talk about them just yet, I am excited to share … Continue reading The Importance of Networking
So recently I have been doing the most. What does that mean? It literally means I have been doing everything. I rarely get a chance to just breathe and be by myself because I am either at school, work, or doing fraternity stuff, and if I am not doing those three things I am asleep. Now generally I would tell people to reach for their … Continue reading Doing the Most
Social media and public relations seem to go hand in hand. Public Relations always seems to be developing and changing and social media is a great tool to use to predict and research future trends. As a future public relations consultant, I am constantly looking for new things to talk about and how to talk about them. The great thing that social media and public … Continue reading Social Media and PR
I have to admit, I’m not much of a sports guy. I mean the topic just completely uninterests me and is not my thing. However, I did play sports when I was growing up and I was a great basketball player. Regardless of my feelings now, there is no denying that sports has one of the biggest markets when it comes to social media. People … Continue reading Sports and Media
Alright guys, So it’s been almost two weeks since I last posted, but there has been so much going on that needs to be discussed. First off, I am going to be speaking at STANFORD FREAKING UNIVERSITY! Huge right? Well, let’s talk about why I will be speaking there and what other things I will be doing. I’m sure by now, most of you guys … Continue reading I’m Going to be Speaking at Stanford!!!!