Entrepreneur Students Raise Money to Protect Utah Officers

OREM, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) – What started as a class assignment has now turned into a community-wide project.  It is all part of an effort to protect Utah’s abctab3police officers.

Professor John Pilmer challenged his Utah Valley University entrepreneurship class to create their own businesses this semester.

“As part of the requirement for the class, the groups have to actually start and make a profit with a business,” Pilmer said.

One group of students ...

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5 Trends in PR – The Future of Public Relations

What will the future hold? With all the changes in technology and culture in the past 10-15 years it’s no wonder that the face of PR is also adapting. In that time we’ve managed to introduce social media, which has exploded, shift from traditional media consumption to more digital and mobile screens, the presence of online media outlets has exponentially increased and even traditional media itself has morphed to meet the needs ...

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Utah Student 25 Rides Again-BYU Attracts Sharks (Shark Tank)

US25_LogoAttracting sharks (Shark Tank) is a good thing at the 2015 Utah Student 25 gala held in rapidly growing Lehi at Thanksgiving Point’s Show Barn. Electricity fills the air here and the sharks circle in the warm waters of Utah student entrepreneurship. A who’s who of investors, partners, and aspiring business owners all converged here to seize a slice of the American dream.

2014 #1 company, Spencer ...

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How to Make Your Marketing Work for You

where marketing meets strategyMarketing your business can be overwhelming if you don’t have a plan, but it is one of the most important things you can do to move forward in your business. There are a few key tips that can help you make the most of your marketing and make it really work for you.

Tip 1- Do your research: One of the ...

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Digital PR Tidbits and Tactics

Google recently changed their search algorithm–no surprise there. However, after demoting the search value of press releases in the past year or so, they seem to have reversed course–again. PRSA reports that press releases can now appear in search results for news about a company. This puts news postings on PRNewswire, BusinessWire, or PRWeb back in the search results value column. Thanks Google.

Ever thought it would be cool to Tweet live video streams? With Meerkat, that day can be ...

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How to Make the Most of Your Holiday Marketing Strategy

Every year we all look forward to the Holidays. Whether it’s because of the food, fun, or just the occasional reprieve from work, the holidays are generally anticipated by most – and holidays can be a gold mine for your business if you leverage them correctly.  There are many different ways that you can make the most of the holidays, especially ones you didn’t know about! For example, if you are a cupcakery and you aren’t taki Continue Reading →