Category Archives: Development: Business Professional

Anything related to improving my development as a business professional

New York: Little girl in a big city

I’m halfway through my second full day in New York, and already I’ve fallen in love with the city. Portlandia may be the place where young people go to retire, but New York is where the easily bored and naturally-curious … Continue reading

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Comcast/NBC’s New Positioning Strategy: Sports

Comcast Moves Goal Posts for NBC Sports (From the Wall Street Journal Online) Watch the movie below: NBC Seeks to Score New Sports Deal This is a HUGE deal for all of the broadcast networks because it may alter the … Continue reading

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New goals

I’ve decided to make it my daily goal to start reading multiple news and magazine sources related business/marketing/sports each day. I know it’s important to be on top of market trends, so I’m making it a goal to reading at … Continue reading

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Business Development: Stock Market Investment Seminar

My Dad and I signed up for a 2-day stock investment seminar by TD Ameritrade at the Hilton Hotel in downtown Portland. My only other experience I had analyzing the stock market had been in my lower-level accounting class, and … Continue reading

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2011 International Marketing Conference (New Orleans)

Members of of the executive board of UO’s marketing club, including myself, spent most of last week at the AMA Marketing Conference in New Orleans. We were there from Wednesday evening until finally arriving back in rainy Portland this morning. … Continue reading

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CSS Upgrade: How to edit Site Title and Page Title’s font color,size, Header Image width and Height, site description or tagline font color , remove search bar and blog post text alignment

I really shouldn’t have dranken that coffee right before bedtime… At least I was somewhat productive… Theme: Twenty Ten CSS Upgrade: How to edit Site Title and Page Title’s font color,size, Header Image width and Height, site description or tagline … Continue reading

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PHOTOSHOP LOVERS: Pixlr Free Online Photo Editing Services

At AMA Club meetings our executive board prides itself on showing students new and groundbreaking technology and tools that have potential to shape new marketing trends. When Nick and I presented on non-conventional ways to market with social media, we … Continue reading

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Hello Seattle

Just left our food stop and are en route to Seattle for the AMA site visit. Agenda for the day: Alaska Airlines 10:15 Lunch/Hotel Check-In Creature Advertising 2:00 Nordstrom 4:00 Dinner 7:00 Out downtown 🙂 Pictures to come..

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Tweet my status update as I check-in at home to blog

Dear Social Media, You have unexpectedly become a large part of my life these past few days. They’ve been magical. Last term Nick and I volunteered to lead an AMA meeting based on social media and how we, as marketers, … Continue reading

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On the road to planning retirement… At age 23

Today I spent the majority of my day research Roth IRA’s so that I could begin freelance writing for http://www.adaptu.com. And also because I REALLY REALLY want to open an account to start saving. (I’m a geek, I know) From … Continue reading

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