Social Morning

Hey kids, just a couple of quick thoughts I wanted to share as I started my day at 5AM today and it’s been nothing but great since! A. Network, network, network. I can’t stress it enough. This connection came through my mom in the UK. She has a friend that is developing an app, whom after learning of my passion for social/digital marketing wanted to pick my brain about social media strategy around his app idea in the US. Nothing like a 6AM Skype call to “pick my brain.” It went well though and all I can say is… this … Continue reading Social Morning

Social-ize Your Res

Whoever told you it was OK so have a structured resume in Times New Roman 12- is lying to you. Aside from choosing a better font, creating a more appealing layout for your resume and PDFing it, learn “How To Add Retweet and Facebook Buttons…” to the PDF. We live in a social world now people… you seem quite out of the loop if you aren’t at least open to embracing it. Watch below- it’s a bit long but check it out, or read more>>   Continue reading Social-ize Your Res

What’s a WPS?

Tidbit for the job seekers out there: I’ve been doing some reworking of unemployed friends’ resumes… and I’ve seen things left and right that are driving me crazy. Some are smoothed over by just a bit of constructive criticism, but others are just tougher to come by and I have to share- before another friend drives me crazy! Before spending months and months applying to countless jobs, test your resume/cover letter emails! I cannot stress it enough. A friend of mine, looking for a full time job has been sending her resume out for 6 months! I asked her if … Continue reading What’s a WPS?

Building Bridges, How to Land the Job

So… I spoke on my first panel, and can I mention how empowering it was? The PRSSA chapter at my alum, CCNY PRSSA holds an annual “Building Bridges” event where they invite recent grads to talk about the importance of internships, networking and how they landed the job they currently hold. President of the CCNY chapter, Kellie Jelencovich, as well as fellow SM guru Jenn Spivak, hosted myself and 4 other recent grads for this years’ Building Bridges where we focused on Social Networking to meet the right people and land the right job! The 5th Annual Building Bridges speakers … Continue reading Building Bridges, How to Land the Job