Why “Gain Followers Quick” Tips Won’t Work

There are hundreds of “get followers quick” tips on the world wide web. From apps to hashtags, you can gain as many followers as you want with the press of a button. I have two words for those of you who participate in these apps… delete them! I know what you’re thinking. “Keiana why would …

Why You Should Promote Your Brand Using Multiple Social Media Outlets

I was recently helping a friend brand her new business venture. From the sounds of her goals, I was extremely excited about the empire my friend has the potential to build. There was one thing that struck me in a negative way during our conversation. She only wanted to concentrate her promotion through instagram. I …

Building Your Personal Brand in College

As an undergrad, I had the opportunity to be advised by a marketing professional with an education from Harvard and a million dollars to show for it. I’d sit in his office and tell him my dreams. “I want to be a marketing mogul… a lawyer… a politician… a multimedia journalist… an author…” the list …

My Best Advice for Recent College Grads

As a bubbly third grader, I was full of life and hope. I loved reading books and watching The Cosby Show at 8pm every weeknight. One day my third grade teacher asked me what college did I want to go to. “Hillman!” was my joyful response. When I was older, I learned that Hillman was …