The SJFC AMA Blog
The latest news, trends and events in the marketing world.
Most people may believe that women wanted to be involved in the world of marketing because they were all about creating pretty brochures and planning parties. Shockingly, marketing is the preferred occupation of many aspiring women. The attraction extends far beyond traditional perceptions.
Black Friday is the hidden holiday we love and hate. It cuts into family time and our precious sleep, and the past couple years has seen it cut into our turkey consumption as stores have begun opening earlier and earlier. But as we set our tents and lawn chairs up in aisle A3 of Target’s […]
The phrase “Dress for Success” is one to live by, especially in the workplace. Going into the workforce after graduation is a scary thing, and it’s critical that you know the do’s and don’ts of what to wear, from that big interview at your dream job or even to work on an average day—what you […]
We’re on a mission to end cancer by 2020. We’re on a mission, and we need your help. Cancer Mission 2020 was started by Gary Mervis, founder of Camp Good Days and Special Times, in 2010 as a grassroots initiative with the ultimate goal of transforming cancer into a chronic illness, rather than an incurable disease. When […]
In today’s ever-changing environment,technology and social media, specifically Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn are playing an increasingly pivotal role in society—in fact,1 in 4 people around the world engage in social media, and by 2017 the number of users is expected to surpass 2.5 billion (eMarketer).
In today’s society dominated by technology, social media serves a prominent (and consuming) role. Employers both past and present, friends, family, etc. all have access into your life and because of this it’s crucial to have proper social media etiquette—your personal and profession self will thank you.
We’ve all come to understand what it means for companies to have an identified brand that they are defined by. What is often overlooked, is the fact that each and every one of us have our personal brand. Every day we share our personal brand whether we realize it or not. When we meet someone […]
Ever wonder why people seem different online compared to in person? Could social media be impacting the way we communicate with others? It is almost like we have created a second personality. It took me sitting in on a Digital Disruption Panel to really think about about why.
Millennials – taking the industry by storm with their fancy gadgets, flashy clothes and a fresh-out-of-college attitude. This is usually what comes to mind when most people think of the newest generation of workers…but why?
Welcome! Nestled in the sweet confines of upstate New York, the AMA chapter at St. John Fisher College is very excited to launch our inaugural blog committed exclusively to business and marketing. Since our organization began, we have been granted the opportunity to delve into the business and marketing world and get a glimpse of what […]