WVU Marketing Communications Today

WVU Marketing Communications Today

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The Future of Work in Social Media
October 13, 2019

The social media industry is constantly changing along with the expectations for work. However, experience is one element to the equation to becoming successful in the workplace and industry, but there are some essential skills, best practices, and tips..

Building crisis readiness into the skillsets of students
October 07, 2019

With the ease in which a negative event can go viral these days, effective crisis management is a valuable skillset that students need to bring into the workforce with them. In this session, Melissa Agnes, a globally recognized and leading expert in cr...

Be the real deal: Audacious Authenticity in an age of contrived reality
September 24, 2019

How do we build sustainable relationships with customers today? We communicate genuine value and an enduring message of dependability. This often sounds nice and improbable these days. Authenticity is hardly intuitive, and it is easily missed as we mult..

Public Affairs tactics add government resources to your arsenal
September 18, 2019

In our roles as communicators, we seek to help our clients and organizations solve problems or enhance their image with purpose. That can include seeking funding, increasing positive visibility and motivating key audiences to act. IMC and DMC profession..

How UX Design can be the Link Between Old and New Technologies
September 14, 2019

Most of the discussion about user experience (UX) design is focused on new products, but UX design is actually the link between old and new technology.  In this episode of Marketing Communications Today, Molly Gilmore, the owner of Blue Genes Media, tal..

Using Personas for Integrated Marketing Communications
September 06, 2019

What are “personas” and how are they used in Integrated Marketing Communications? ----more---- In this episode of WVU’s Marketing Communications Today, Bonnie Harris, the founder of Wax Marketing, Inc. in St. Paul, Minnesota, talks about how personas ca..

How to Monetize Your Personal Brand – Hugo Pérez Podcast
August 26, 2019

The business world is adjusting to a new and growing distinguishing factor… the rise of the personal brand. Access to global audiences via social media has enabled individuals to market themselves like never before. But do I even have a story to tell? Y..

You Can Be Fined By the FTC
August 20, 2019

Well before the current frenzy over “tweets gone wild,” Joe Barnes walked into businesses, for-profits, and non-profits, and would ask: “What’s your social media policy?” The usual response was: We don’t have one, or “Go talk to marketing about that.” I..

How Direct Marketing is Redefining Itself as a Digital Force – Susan Jones
August 15, 2019

The host is Cyndi Greenglass and the guest is author, professor, and consultant Susan Jones. There is a continued move toward the integration of direct and digital marketing and the balance of online and offline media.  In this episode, we'll talk about..

B2B Marketing in 2019
August 12, 2019

Everyone is advertising, so how do you cut through the clutter in the B2B space? In this podcast, Bill Jones will discuss challenges B2B marketers face and offer tactics to solve those challenges. He’ll also touch on key lead generation tools as well as..