Calling all influencers - did you see the news yesterday? I know we haven't done a from the desk post in a while and while this may be a departure from PR 101, I figured a peek under the hood of what I do was timely given that one of the biggest influencer networks closed its doors yesterday. Update: The original article noted MODE declared bankruptcy which is factually inaccurate – the statement has been updated. The network was one of the first to operationalize the bloggers . . .
Happy Monday all - especially to the aspiring PR Gals who are killing it in their internships. Today, this post is for you. . . .
Consider today’s post a path to recovery or as I like to say - workaholics anonymous. This past weekend I spent most of my day by the pool and enjoying dinners with friends. Something before my Eurotrip seemed to be clouded with thoughts of work, mounting to-do lists and work back plans leading to a half-present me and a fully present bitterness towards my job turned life. . . .
Let's talk about that time where I almost brought an air mattress to the office. At least that’s what the past few months have felt like. When I sat down to write this post I knew it could go 1 of 2 ways… it could be an emotional dump of all the frustrations of the past few months; or a post that would organize my thoughts and then turn them into something productive for the aspiring PR girls that still read my “From the Desk” section. I know, its been lacking, sorry not sorry… (more . . .
Happy Fri-Yay all! It’s the weekend! I feel like this is the point where we're pretty proud of our "How To Land A Job In PR" work to date. We've found the contacts, written the cover letter, beefed up the resume and applied until, we realize oh Sh!t – le internet. . . .