6 Tips to Landing a New Job in the New Year

6 Tips to Landing a New Job in the New Year

The start of a new year is about new beginnings. For many, this means re-evaluating your job, working towards a promotion, or looking for a fresh start in your career. Plotting your career path is not always a straight line. Between the ages of 21 and 25, I probably...

Leveraging PR to Drive Behavior Change

Leveraging PR to Drive Behavior Change

Changing behavior isn’t easy. We’ve all tried it in one form or another – often with varying success. But eventually, we have that “ah-ha” moment that makes change possible. In our ongoing work with AT&T, Quinn Thomas has helped spread the word about the dangers...

The Role of Virtual Reality in Public Relations

The Role of Virtual Reality in Public Relations

As public relations (PR) professionals, our goal is to connect brands with their audiences in a favorable way – in short, we’re storytellers. Virtual reality (VR) can help PR professionals tell a brand’s story by bringing the audience into the brand’s world. VR is...

Ever Evolving, Local News is Here to Stay

Ever Evolving, Local News is Here to Stay

As public relations professionals, it’s imperative we know what’s going on with the business of news just as much as we keep up with what’s covered by the media. I recently sat down with University of Oregon journalism professor and Tow Center for Digital Journalism,...

4 Tips To Turn Your Internship Into a Job

4 Tips To Turn Your Internship Into a Job

It’s that time of year again — graduation time. A year ago, I was quickly approaching my graduation from the University of Oregon and as much as I didn’t want to leave my friends and the fun life I had created in Eugene, I was calmed knowing that I had secured a job...

Twitter Opinion versus Public Opinion

Twitter Opinion versus Public Opinion

When Pepsi released its now infamous ad featuring Kendall Jenner joining a rally and offering a police officer a can of Pepsi, Twitter judgment was swift, uniform, and harsh. Or my personal favorite: Despite the nearly universal, negative Twitter opinion, public...

#BeBoldForChange: Celebrating Leadership

#BeBoldForChange: Celebrating Leadership

For the first 144 years of our nation's history, women could not vote. For the first century, women could not own property or be fairly represented in the work place. To this day, women are still marching and advocating for equal rights. Women have made progress on...

What QT Loves About Oregon

What QT Loves About Oregon

Here at Quinn Thomas, we love being Oregonians, and we don’t think that it’s any coincidence that Oregon’s birthday happens to fall on Valentine’s Day. There’s so much to love about this state, so we thought we would share with you some of the things that we love most...

Leveling the Playing Field

Leveling the Playing Field

The holiday season is a time to look back on the past year and give thanks; this past year was a tremendous year of change and opportunity. At Quinn Thomas, we pride ourselves in being communicators who work on issues that directly affect communities across the...

Fake News? Or No News?

Fake News? Or No News?

The media landscape has always been cluttered. As long as newspapers have been in print, organizations have done everything they can to make message stand out from the crowd. It’s no secret that newspapers and traditional media outlets have struggled to maintain...