Category Archives: Advantage Communications

Smartphone Apps: They’re Listening

Last month, there was some buzz surrounding a new iPhone and Android app called Color, a social platform that takes the grunt work out of uploading photos and friending people. The app is a little hard to understand, but the … Continue reading

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Graduation — Now a 4-Letter Word

Inspired by Elena Verlee’s blog — PR in Your Pajamas — and the fear of my upcoming college graduation I am dedicating this post to job resources.  Any professional, not just public relations or journalism students, has access to websites … Continue reading

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Japan, Nuclear ‘Fallout’ and Twitter

On Thursday, March 10, at 10:46 p.m. MST, a magnitude 8.9 earthquake struck off the northeast coast of Honshu island, Japan. The news broke and caught global attention immediately, not only because the event (initially reported as a magnitude 7.9 … Continue reading

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iPad … Steve Jobs’ gift to man

Four days ago, Apple’s CEO Steve Jobs introduced the deafening blow to any iPad 1 owner, the iPad 2.  With tears in my eyes, I searched online and noticed while the hardware was a bit slimmer and comes in two … Continue reading

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Charlie Sheen: The PR Nightmare

Unfortunately for CBS and the executives at Warner Bros. Television, Two and a Half Men star Charlie Sheen can’t seem to keep his mouth shut. Rumors have been circulating regarding growing tensions between Men producer Chuck Lorre and Sheen on the Men … Continue reading

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Tweet to Eat

As we all know, social media has become an integral part of public relations, and our lives in general.  Whether for personal or business reasons, almost everyone is on Twitter, Facebook, Foursquare and other combinations of social media Web sites. … Continue reading

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Blogs: More than just a pretty face

As social media and Internet use continue to increase, many public relations firms are scrambling to market themselves better.  While blog writing is nothing new to the marketing and public relations world, many have yet to perfect this idea of … Continue reading

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