Integrated Communications Coordinator

Do you like working on a variety of projects? Are you good at identifying new opportunities? Do you have a broad range of communications skills as well as event and project management experience? As an Integrated Communications Coordinator at the University of South Carolina, you will research, plan, implement and evaluate new and recurring events […]

Public Relations Account Executive

PUBLIC RELATIONS ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE REPORTS TO: Manager of Public Relations JOB OVERVIEW The PR Account Executive is responsible for execution of PR efforts in the day-to-day workflow of client accounts while developing the strategic skills required to advance to a more senior PR position. The PR Account Executive is responsible for providing updates on those […]

A Picture May be Worth a Thousand Words, but Is it Worth Your Reputation?

Written by: Denise Blackburn-Gay, APR, Fellow PRSA Ethics Officer, South Carolina PRSA A couple of years ago, I lost a senior copywriter due to theft. He wasn’t stealing from the agency; he was stealing from the internet. It seems that he was researching photos to accompany his blogs and when he found something that he […]

Ethics and Reputation Management

Written by: Denise Blackburn-Gay, APR, Fellow PRSA Ethics Officer, South Carolina PRSA The terms ethics and reputation management go hand in hand. Your agency’s reputation precedes you in every meeting, every event and every encounter you have with the public. Your reputation is the basis for whether clients can trust you, and whether they want […]

Marketing Content Coordinator

Are you a lifelong learner? Do you enjoy creative writing and editing content that has impact? Do you have expertise to advise others in digital email marketing and advertising campaigns? Consider joining the University of South Carolina’s communications team as a Marketing Content Coordinator. You’ll work with the arts, humanities, sciences, law, business, education and […]

Public Relations Coordinator

Are you a media relations professional seeking greater variety in your work? Switch up what you do as a Public Relations Coordinator at the University of South Carolina. You’ll work with the health sciences and STEM academic units to pitch and place stories about research, teaching and outreach with national and regional media. To learn […]

Mindful Communicators Morning Recap

Written By Pamela Flasch May 8, 2019 I usually leave workshops INSPIRED! SCPRSA’s Mindful Communicators Morning was certainly at the top of that scale. Between the early morning mindset tweak and the late morning diversity exercise, it felt like my brain had been taken out, laundered on delicate, then polished and put back facing true […]

Public Relations Excellence Recognized at Annual SCPRSA Mercury Awards Event

FOR RELEASE AFTER 8:00 A.M. EDT April 12, 2019 Contact: Kim Keelor, APR, SCPRSA Chapter President kkeelor@thecitadel.edu Public Relations Excellence Recognized at Annual SCPRSA Mercury Awards Event CHARLESTON, S.C. (April 12, 2019) – The South Carolina Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (SCPRSA) hosted its annual Mercury Awards celebration on Thursday, April 11 […]

Ethics: There Should be an App for That

Written by: Denise Blackburn-Gay, APR, Fellow PRSA Ethics Officer, South Carolina PRSA Some actions are clearly wrong. No reasonable person could fail to identify that lying and cheating are unethical. Why then do these actions make headlines nearly every day? Isn’t it interesting that some individuals, including high-ranking politicians and economic leaders, disregard what should […]