IMAGE SOURCE What is Strategic Communication? Communication is strategic when it is completely consistent with a corporation’s mission, vision, values and is able to enhance the strategic positioning and competitiveness of the organization. The objective is to communicate a concept, a process, or data that satisfies a long-term strategic goal. It conveys a deliberate message(s) through the most suitable media to the . . .
IMAGE SOURCE What is a Policy Analyst? A policy analyst takes the lead in conducting and writing up specific policy analyses, from collecting and analyzing data and relevant academic research. This includes the study of other sources in developing written analyses and graphic presentations of findings. You will also write policy memos, briefs, and papers. . . .
What does Public Relations Involve? There are many functions of people working in PR. One of the principal duties is: Researching, conducting, and evaluating, on a continuing basis, programs of action and communication to achieve the informed public understanding necessary for the success of an organization’s aims. The responsibilities extend to marketing, finance, fundraising, as . . .
IMAGE SOURCE: University of the Fraser Valley, Flickr, Creative Commons license. Before you decide to enroll in nursing school, it can help to have a good idea of what to expect from your education. Your exact curriculum will depend on factors like how advanced your degree program is, your starting level of education, your areas . . .
IMAGE SOURCE Overview Communication is vital to all of our social and business interactions. The accessibility of social media creates instant access to friends and business associates. In business, effective communication is one of the most sought-after skills that employers look for in a candidate. The ability to create and/or edit written documents is among . . .
IMAGE SOURCE: Pixabay, public domain. At many colleges and universities, undergraduate students are free to study abroad if they wish – as long as they can fit the experience into their degree program. However, at some of the top schools for studying abroad, an academic travel experience is mandatory. These schools include a cross-cultural, global, . . .
IMAGE SOURCE: Pixabay, public domain. Even if you know you want to study abroad, you probably aren’t sure yet where you want to go. With so many places to choose from, how do you even begin to decide which country you want to live and learn in during your study abroad experience? Fortunately, you don’t . . .
IMAGE SOURCE: Pixabay, public domain. Studying abroad isn’t just for undergraduates. Students pursuing a master’s degree can often benefit from taking an educational journey to a foreign country. Whether your inclination to study abroad stems from a desire to learn more about global business or tourism, to take advantage of the best research opportunities or . . .
IMAGE SOURCE Federal, state and local governments often amend existing laws and develop new ones to address economic and societal changes. As such, business entities, education systems, government agencies and nonprofit organizations hire legislative analysts to monitor legal changes and interpret what they mean. These analysts carefully study how existing regulations may affect their respective . . .