Monthly Archives: October 2015

Job Posting: Northern Michigan University

Marketing Coordinator Northern Michigan University is seeking a motivated individual to organize its efforts to create content for the university’s web and social media channels. This will include creating and executing new media marketing campaigns, assisting with web content development … Continue reading

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Job Posting: The Land Conservancy of West Michigan

Communications Specialist Combine your marketing and communications experience and passion for the out-of-doors to make a difference in West Michigan with the Land Conservancy of West Michigan.  Working with the staff and board, the Communications Specialist plans and manages all … Continue reading

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“Hacked: a Case Study”

This article from University of Michigan’s social media team is an interesting case study of social media and PR for how U of M handled their recent hack.

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Speaker Event: Public Relations on Nonprofit Boards

A brown bag lunch and learn, led by WMPRSA member and Grand Valley State professor Timothy Penning, Ph.D., is scheduled October 28 at 11:30 am at Grand Valley State’s Johnson Center. Please click here for more information.

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Job Opportunity: Marketing Communication Specialist

Marketing Communication Specialist – Gilda’s Club/LaughFest Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids, a non-profit cancer support community, and Gilda’s LaughFest, the nation’s only 10 day festival of laughter, are seeking a full-time marketing & communications professional with a minimum of 3 years’ … Continue reading

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The Pros and Cons: Why Earning an APR Matters

By Clare Wade, APR To your employers and LinkedIn. But mostly to you. Five years ago, I closed my PR business. But I haven’t cleaned out my home office. With high hopes of completing our 16-year house renovation, I took … Continue reading

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Public Relations and the Papal Visit

By Carl Apple A papal visit to the United States is a major event that would warrant round-the-clock coverage under normal circumstances. But when you add the rock-star status that Pope Francis has gained in the past two and a … Continue reading

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