Jessica Rouzan

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Don't Be Fooled: Red Tape Isn't To Blame For Runaway College Costs

Asking colleges how they feel about federal higher education regulation is a bit like asking six-year-olds what they think about broccoli—of course …

Lamar Alexander

5 ways to get more from your PR efforts

<b>1. Skip the canned press releases</b><p>Nothing is more annoying to reporters—whether they’re at newspapers, trade publications, TV operations, or …

Hillary Backs Strongest Net Neutrality Rules

AP<p>Clinton Presidential Library<p>Donald R. Broyles—AP<p>AP<p>A. Lynn—AP<p>Danny Johnston—AP<p>Chris Ocken—AP<p>Bill Sikes—AP<p>Shayna Brennan—AP<p>Brooks Kraft—Corbis<p>Brooks …

Glass ceiling at the White House: Because of a $10,100 gender pay gap, White House Equal Pay Day occurs on February 27

While in office, President Obama has issued at least nine presidential proclamations where he has claimed that women in America “still receive …

Women in Congress Are More Bipartisan, Collaborative But Still Less Powerful

Women in Congress have proven they not only work more frequently with each other but also reach further across the aisle, passing more legislation in the Senate than their male colleagues, yet they still hold fewer leadership positions in the legislature.<p>This year, a record 104 women are serving in …

Tips for Mastering the New PR Model

<i>This is a guest post by Wendy Marx, president of Trumbull, CT’s Marx Communications.</i><p>Although public relations has been considered a profession for …

Public Relations

The 10 Things You Must Do When Distributing Your Press Release

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Press releases are a staple of the marketing industry. It’s hard to imagine a company announcing news or product launches without distributing at least one press release, if not several. But in the age of cluttered inboxes and instant …

Marketing

8 Books for All the Wonderful Weirdos in Your Life

Introducing Origami Live and Origami 2.0

Just over a year ago, we released Origami — a free tool for designing interactive user interfaces. We’ve used it here at Facebook to design many of …

3 Big Impact Advanced Twitter Tips that Take Seconds to Implement

1. Increase Retweets – Keep it Short<p>According to research conducted by Tracksocial, <b>the ideal length of a tweet is 100 characters</b>. Keeping tweets …

Marketing

5 Effective Twitter Strategies You Don't Know

In 2001, when my business partner and I first founded our education company, Imagine Easy Solutions, getting the word out about our product was very different compared to today.<p>We didn’t have communities like Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, or Pinterest to spread our message. Instead, we spent days …

Marketing

How to Make a Marketing Impact with Instagram

<i>From James: Today’s post is the fourth and final in a series of articles on social media marketing – all part of a contest within TopRank Marketing</i> …

Marketing

5 LinkedIn Mistakes You Need To Avoid

When it comes to your online presence and your LinkedIn profile in particular, for years, I’ve been telling professionals: Brand or <i>be</i> branded”<p>In my …

Marketing

What Does A College Degree Mean Now?

When I was a little kid, my mom used to tell us stories about growing up on the south side of Chicago in the 1930s and 40s. I used to think “Man! I can’t believe my mom watched a guy in a horse-drawn carriage come down the street selling blocks of ice.” To me, like every kid, it seemed like my mom …

M-learning

Teaching Kids How to Learn Without Study Drugs

How can parents and teachers reduce stress on the teens and young adults in their lives? One way is stop confusing rigor with workload.<br>[[ This is a …

Teaching

18 Must Have Social Media Marketing Tips for Business

Share<p>You already know about our main mission to provide our readers with advice on social media. We’ve written how-to guides, shared different …