On Trend: Online Certification

By Madeline Clemence (Clem__Clemence)   Online certifications seem to be all the rage right now in the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh Department of Journalism. Becoming certified in areas of social media, human subjects research, and analytics are consuming the journalism students in some areas of the department at UWO. Students can leverage these skills internally… Read More On Trend: Online Certification

5 LinkedIn Tips for a Killer Profile & More

By Ian Arthur @Ian_CHILDonFIRE During fall semester the Department of Journalism hosted a LinkedIn workshop run by students – and yes cookies were involved. Students came together to optimize their profiles and bounce ideas off one another about how to tame the LinkedIn beast. Here are the top five tips from the event. 1. Have… Read More 5 LinkedIn Tips for a Killer Profile & More

Ad Class Delivers Client Project for Rawhide Boys Ranch

By Sara Hansen (@sameplane) Students in the Journalism Department’s Advertising Media class presented a media plan last week that served not only as a final class project, but as a real set of recommendations for a prominent Wisconsin non-profit organization. Students spent the semester researching, touring and “getting to know” the marketing situation for Rawhide… Read More Ad Class Delivers Client Project for Rawhide Boys Ranch

6 Tips to Boost Personal SEO

By Melanie Stepanek (@shmelanie) While job searching itself isn’t a calculated science, elements of it certainly are. Today I’d like to focus on the highly logical and essential skill known as “Personal Search Engine Optimization,” or “Personal SEO.” Since I’m being logical, here is an established fact: the transitive property of geometry says that, “if… Read More 6 Tips to Boost Personal SEO