The BIGteam can’t believe it’s already November! As the festive season approaches and the volume of holiday gift guide coverage skyrockets, we selected an app that we love to use to find and share news. Read on to learn why November’s App of the Month is Pocket!
Starting a public relations internship offers an amazing opportunity to learn new skills, make connections, and apply what you have been learning in the classroom to a real agency with real clients. After two semesters with BIGfish as an intern, I can definitely say I’ve learned a lot about how to get the most out of this experience. For PR students, internships are a crucial stepping stone into the real world of communications, and it is imperative to maximize every resource at your disposal! Here are a few tips I’ve learned along my journey.
The Associated Press Stylebook is a revered writing guide for journalists, PR professionals and members of the media. Every year, AP releases an updated edition with new words, phrases, formats, and grammar - pushing the writing world to dig a little deeper. The 2019 AP Stylebook includes over 200 new or revised entries, and PR pros know the importance of keeping tabs on the biggest updates. Now that we’re halfway through the year(!), it’s a good time to brush up on some of the most crucial changes.
PR pros understand the importance of staying updated on the news. Seeing the most important stories of the day right in your inbox every morning is a great way to get caught up - but which newsletters are worth dedicating precious inbox space to? The BIGblog is here to help with our list of the top 6 newsletters every PR pro should be subscribed to: