Monthly Archives: February 2013

Accreditation Resources — Just a Click Away

You’ve worked hard and put in long hours to become a reputable PR professional. Why not take the next step and add the credibility that comes with national Accreditation through PRSA? The benefits are clear: increased credibility, greater earning potential, … Continue reading

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PR Newswire Global Director of Emerging Media to Visit West Michigan

How to Make Content Work in a Technology Driven World with Michael Pranikoff, Global Director of Emerging Media for PR Newswire The hottest buzzword in the PR / Marketing world seems to be Content.  However, creating content is not really … Continue reading

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Creating winning PR Award Entries

Robin Luymes, PRoof Award winner and past WMPRSA president, shares advice on creating a winning PR award entry. Don’t forget, early submission for 2013 PRoof Awards is February 27 at noon.

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[RECAP] Media + Members with Mary Kramer of Crain’s Detroit Business

By Ashley Curd, Senior at Grand Valley State University On February 7th, 2013, WMPRSA held a Media + Members event at Grand Valley State University’s DeVos campus.  Mary Kramer, publisher for Crain’s Detroit Business and Matthew Gryczan, West Michigan editor … Continue reading

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Job Opportunity – Project Manager at Cornerstone University

Cornerstone University is seeking a Project Manager in the Marketing Department: The Project Manager is responsible for a variety of initiatives within the Marketing Department. This vital position coordinates the human resources of the marketing department along with outside vendors … Continue reading

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Job Opportunity – Marketing Coordinator at Elzinga & Volkers, Inc. Construction Professionals

Elzinga & Volkers, Inc. Construction Professionals is seeking a Marketing Coordinator: Responsible for the coordination of marketing activities.  Marketing activities are defined by EVCS as any activity that engages the general public and prospective customers with the Elzinga & Volkers … Continue reading

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Build Your PR-sonal Brand

Accreditation Differentiates You as a Skilled Professional We live in exponential times. Version 6.0 of the “Shift Happens” video states that more new information will be created in 2013 than in the past 5,000 years. Technology and work responsibilities are … Continue reading

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